Dr. Flavia Dones was born in Palermo, where she lived until 2011. She graduated from medical school in 2011 and completed her neurosurgical residency in 2017 at the University of Naples "Federico II". Since 2017 she worked as a neurosurgeon at Niguarda Metropolitan Hospital in Milan and in 2019 she moved to Sant'Anna Hospital in Ferrara, where she's still working. Dr. Dones’s main interests are principally neurovascular and neuroncology surgery. She is the author and co-author of more than 15 indexed publications.