MedTech Asia is proud to present Dr. Stefano Spiezia, a distinguished figure in the field of endocrine and ultrasound-guided surgery, as a prominent speaker and trainer at our esteemed event.
His pioneering work in thyroid ablation techniques has positioned him as a leading expert globally.
A Career Dedicated to Innovation
Dr. Spiezia, the Head of the Division of Endocrine and Ultrasound Guided Surgery at the “Sea Hospital” in Naples, Italy, has dedicated his career to advancing the field of endocrine surgery. His expertise in minimally invasive, laparoscopic, and robotic-assisted surgery of the thyroid, parathyroid, and adrenal glands has set new standards in the medical community.
Educational Background and Professional Achievements
Dr. Spiezia’s educational journey began at the Federico II University of Naples, followed by a Master in Endocrine Surgery at the Vanvitelli University of Naples. He further honed his skills with a Ph.D. in Interventional Ultrasound techniques from the University of Turin, Italy. His role as the Director of the Regional Reference Center for Thyroid Surgery in Campania and an Adjunct Professor at the University of Turin highlights his academic and professional stature.
Pioneering Thermal Ablation Techniques
Dr. Spiezia is one of Europe’s pioneers in thermal ablation of thyroid nodules. His groundbreaking work on laser thermal ablation, published in prominent medical journals, has paved the way for innovative treatments in thyroid care. He is an active member of the Italian Society of Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology (SIUMB), where he directs the School of Ultrasound of thyroid and cervical pathologies.
A Visionary in Patient Care
Dr. Spiezia’s approach to patient care is revolutionary. His philosophy, encapsulated in the “Save Your Thyroid” initiative, promotes thyroid thermoablation as a standard procedure to avoid unnecessary surgeries. This initiative not only advances medical techniques but also emphasizes patient education and empowerment.
At MedTech Asia
Dr. Spiezia’s participation in MedTech Asia brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the event. His sessions are anticipated to be a blend of cutting-edge techniques and patient-centered approaches, offering attendees a unique and enriching learning experience.
Inspiring Future Generations
As a trainer and educator, Dr. Spiezia is committed to sharing his knowledge and expertise. His leadership in training courses and workshops has influenced many medical professionals, shaping the future of endocrine surgery.
A Global Influence
Dr. Spiezia’s influence extends beyond Italy. He is a sought-after Key Opinion Leader (KOL) in international congresses and has been instrumental in initiating clinical trials of thermal ablation in hospitals across Europe and the Middle East.
Dr. Stefano Spiezia’s presence at MedTech Asia is not just an opportunity for attendees to learn from an expert but also to be inspired by a visionary who has transformed the landscape of thyroid treatment. His dedication to innovation, patient care, and education makes him an invaluable asset to the medical community and a highlight of our event.
Introduction to MedTech Asia
Why MedTech Asia? More than just a thyroid ablation congress, MedTech Asia stands out by showcasing the world’s top thyroid ablation experts from the Americas, Europe, and Asia. Its highlight is the treatment of 20 Thai patients, who lack the means for such care, serving as a live demonstration platform for thyroid ablation techniques to conference attendees.