Digital photograph Teli Marco
Full name Marco Teli
Profession Medical Doctor, Specialist in Orthopaedics and Traumatology
Actual professional positions Consultant Orthopaedic and Spinal Surgeon at Dept of Orthopaedics, Ospedale Civile di Legnano, Italy
Short biographical notes (300 words) Born in Milano Italy in 1970, completed medical school at the local State university in 1994 and served in the Army for 1 year in the medical services. Moved then to Varese for the 5 years long speciality school at the University of Insubria. In 1999 moved to Glasgow Scotland for a 1 year long trauma and orthopaedic fellowship. There, he completed research projects on hand and prosthetic surgery and joined the local doctors in training in hospital services. Returned to Milano in 2000 and served as hospital junior consultant for 18 months. In 2001 he was the first Italian citizen to be appointed Fellow of the European Board of Orthopaedics after extensive examinations were carried out from an international board. In 2002 he was chosen for the international 1 year research fellowship in Spinal Surgery at the University College of London and moved there to work and complete research projects with both children and adult spinal deformity patients. Finally returned to Milano after the fellowship, he has served at major spinal centres both as associate and as chief of service. He is now an executive member of the Spine Society of Europe after completing many years of teaching in European courses.
Award received (Year, title of the scientific work, awarding institution) 2001 Fellowship of the European Board of Orthopaedics (EBOT)
2002 Spinal research fellowship of the University College of London
2009 Best Paper Award of the Eurospine Congress "Higher risk of dural tears and recurrent herniation with micro-endoscopic lumbar discectomy"
Medline published papers (number) 15
Book chapters 5
Book 2
5 most important Medline papers (copy and paste reference from Medline)

Teli M, Lovi A, Brayda-Bruno M, Zagra A, Corriero A, Giudici F, Minoia L. Higher risk of dural tears and recurrent herniation with lumbar micro-endoscopic discectomy. Eur Spine J. 2010 Mar;19(3):443-50. Epub 2010 Feb 3.

Teli M, Elsebaie H, Biant L, Noordeen H. Neuromuscular scoliosis treated by segmental third-generation instrumented spinal fusion. J Spinal Disord Tech. 2005 Oct;18(5):430-8.

Teli M, de Roeck N, Horwitz MD, Saifuddin A, Green R, Noordeen H. Radiographic outcome of vertebral bone bruise associated with fracture of the thoracic and lumbar spine in adults.Eur Spine J. 2005 Aug;14(6):541-5. Epub 2004 Sep 28. Erratum in: Eur Spine J. 2006 Mar;15(3):386. Horowitz, Maxim D [corrected to Horwitz, Maxim D].

Teli M, Hosalkar H, Gill I, Noordeen H. Spondylocostal dysostosis: thirteen new cases treated by conservative and surgical means. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2004 Jul 1;29(13):1447-51. Review.
PMID: 15223937 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE

Teli MG, Cinnella P, Vincitorio F, Lovi A, Grava G, Brayda-Bruno M. Spinal fusion with Cotrel-Dubousset instrumentation for neuropathic scoliosis in patients with cerebral palsy. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2006 Jun 15;31(14):E441-7.

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