Dr Facchini is a plastic surgeon specialized in pediatrics. He studied at the University of Florence and at the Assistance Publique - Hôpitaux de Paris. Author of numerous publications in plastic surgery and scientific journals, lecturer and organizer of international conferences, he has participated in missions with Médecins sans frontières in underprivileged areas. His interest in innovating and improving corrective techniques for children led him to master anatomical sculpture and 3D printing. Proactive, he already has registered several patents in the field of repair and regeneration of human tissues.
Dr Facchini is one of the most experimented surgeon in Italy and Europe, in the treatment of Pectus Excavatum with 3D custom-made implants.
Regenerative Surgery in the Treatment of Cosmetic Defect Following Nuss Procedure - F. Facchini, M. Ghionzoli, A. Martin, S. Tanini, S. Ugolini, R. Lo Piccolo, and A. Messineo - Journal of Laparoendoscopic & Advanced Surgical TechniquesVol. 27, No. 7 Pediatric Endosurgery & Innovative Techniques, 2016 IPEG Reports
Customized Cutting Template to Assist Sternotomy in Pectus Arcuatum - S. Leng, K. Bici, F. Facchini, Y. Volpe, F. Uccheddu, R. Furferi, L. Governi, M. Carfagni, M. Ghionzoli, A. Messineo - The annals of thoracic surgery Volume 107, ISSUE 4, P1253-1258, April 01, 2019
Sternal Cleft and Pectus Excavatum: A Combined Approach for the Correction of a Complex Anterior Chest Wall Malformation in a Teenager - F. Tocchioni, M. Ghionzoli, R. Lo Piccolo, D. E. Deaconu, F. Facchini, J. R. Milanez De Campos, A. Messineo - The annals of thoracic surgery Volume 99, ISSUE 6, e131-e135, June 01, 2015