Marco Scarci, MD, FRCS(Eng), FCCP

Department of Thoracic Surgery, University College of London Hospitals, London, UK

Dr. Scarci undertook his specialist training in Italy, Essex Cardiothoracic Center and Guy's and St Thomas. He spent 6 months between University of Toronto and McMaster University for a fellowship in minimally invasive surgery. Dr. Scarci’s practice is in pure thoracic surgery. He works closely with a large team including other surgeons, specialist nurses, radiologists and physicians and together they aim to provide the best outcome for patients.

Dr. Scarci's areas of major interest are resection of locally advanced cancer, malignant mesothelioma, rehabilitation after thoracic surgery and clinical trials. He also has a keen interest in medical education and, after several courses, he is currently doing a Masters in medical education.

Dr. Scarci is actively involved with the European Society of Thoracic Surgeons where he leads the chest wall database, pleural malignancies, and chest wall working groups. He is also a member of the database committee and involved with NICE working groups.