Guido Garosi, MD (Peritoneum)

Director, Nephrology, Dialysis and Transplantation Unit, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Senese, Siena, Italy

Since 2007, Dr. Garosi is the Director of the Nephrology, Dialysis and Transplantation Unit and has been on Staff at Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Senese, Siena, Italy, since 1991. His specialist qualifications include Nephrology and Obstetrics and Gynaecology.

The main research field of Dr. Garosi is Encapsulating Peritoneal Sclerosis (EPS), a rare pathology associated with peritoneal dialysis or kidney transplantation after peritoneal dialysis. He worked out the Best Practice Guideline for EPS of the Peritoneal Study Group of the Italian Society of Nephrology. He participates in the Steering Committee of European EPS Working Group.

Other fields of interest of Dr. Garosi are kidney transplantation, apheretic therapy, Alport Syndrome.

Dr. Garosi has given 134 lectures and his publications include 59 papers indexed in PubMed.