Article Abstract

Professor Paolo Miccoli: robotic surgery will become more and more popular

Authors: Crystal M. Yan

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Prof. Paolo Miccoli is the inventor of thyroidectomy surgery minimally invasive video-assisted surgery, which turns out to be the most frequently used endoscopic surgery in the world, and Head of the Regional Centre of reference for the surgical treatment of thyroid diseases, as well as Centre of Excellence. Gland Surgery (GS) is honored to have the chance to interview Prof. Miccoli (Figure 1) during the 15th World Congress of Endoscopic Surgery (WCES 2016) in conjunction with Endoscopic and Laparoscopic Surgeons of Asia (ELSA 2016) and 15th Chinese National Congress of Laparoscopic and Endoscopic Surgery (CSLES 2016).