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Chirurgia dell'apparato digerente (Italy)

  • Generic name of profession

    Doctor of Medicine
    harmonised training required here:
    Specialist medical training (Article 25 of Directive 2005/36/EC)
  • Identification

    Name of regulated profession:
    Chirurgia dell'apparato digerente
    Generic category in Annex V: Gastroenterological surgery (EN)
    All regions
  • Legal information

    Legal basis for regulation

    EU Law :
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    National legislation:

    DM 01/08/2005

    Useful link:


    Type of regulation :
    Reserves of activities


    Recognition under:
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    Additional information :
    Recognition under Directive 2005/36/EC:
    Doctor in basic and specialised medicine both listed in Annex V
    Qualification level:
    Prior check of qualifications for a temporary and/or occasional provision of services:
    Prior check of qualifications only for individual professionals not benefiting from automatic recognition:
  • Activities

    Description of activities:

    "Lo specialista in Chirurgia dell’Apparato Digerente possiede conoscenze teoriche, scientifiche e professionali nel campo della fisiopatologia, della semeiotica funzionale e strumentale e della clinica chirurgica generale con specifica competenza nella chirurgia tradizionale, endoscopica e mini-invasiva dell’apparato digerente, nella endocrinochirurgia, nella chirurgia d’urgenza e pronto soccorso, nella chirurgia oncologica e nella chirurgia sostitutiva, ricostruttiva e dei trapianti d’organo"


    The specialist in Surgery of the Digestive Tract possesses theoretical, scientific and professional knowledge in the field of pathophysiology, functional an instrumental symptomatology and general surgical clinical treatment with specific expertise in traditional surgery as well as endoscopic and minimally invasive surgery of the digestive tract, in endocrine surgery, in emergency surgery, accident surgery and oncological surgery, replacement and reconstructive surgery and organ transplants.

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