Valerio Perna, MD, PhD

Thoracic Surgery Unit, Hospital Universitario Son Espases Palma, Palma, Spain

Dr. Perna is a graduate of Cagliari University, Italy. He received training in Thoracic Surgery in Barcelona, Spain. He obtained his PhD in comparative techniques in the treatment of pneumothorax from the University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain. 

Dr. Perna is a Consultant Thoracic Surgeon at Thoracic Surgery Unit-Hospital Universitario Son Espases Palma (Spain).

He has previously worked at Hospital de Navarra, Pamplona, Spain, as a Consultant Thoracic Surgeon and has collaborated with Navarra University as Associate Professor of General Thoracic Surgery.

He is a reviewer for many scientific journals.

In the context of general thoracic surgery his greater interest are the minimally invasive techniques, and Innovation and Technology.

His clinical research interests include clinical comparative studies in minimally invasive approaches to thoracic malignancies.