Dr. Annese is an Italian Consultant Gastroenterologist, educated and trained in Italy and Belgium, with over 30 years’ experience in the areas of patient management, advanced research and education within the gastroenterology domain. He treats a variety of conditions, including inflammatory bowel disease, functional gastrointestinal disorders (including irritable bowel syndrome, gastroesophageal reflux disease, constipation, achalasia), chronic viral hepatitis and problems with liver function, fatty liver and metabolic diseases.
Prior to joining Valiant Clinic, Dr. Annese has worked as the Head of Division Gastroenterology, Careggi University Hospital, Florence, Italy.
Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
Endoscopy, Enteroscopy and Capsule Endoscopy
Board Certifications or Equivalent
Italian Board for Medicine and Surgery (MRCP equivalent), Catholic University of Rome, Italy
CCST In Gastroenterology and Endoscopy, Catholic University of Rome, Italy
CCST in Internal Medicine, Catholic University of Rome
Former Aggregate Professor of Gastroenterology University of Foggia and Florence, Italy
National Academic Qualification as Full Professor in Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine, Catholic University of Rome
Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, University Hospital Gasthuiberg, Leuven, Belgium
Medical School, Catholic University of Rome, Italy Master Degree in Medical Sciences, KUL Leuven, Belgium