Dr. Maria Grazia Bordoni is Vascular Surgery Unit Director in Humanitas Research Hospital and her main specialties are Endo-vascular surgery and treatment of the large vessels of the abdomen and thorax (aorta, thoracic cavity), Carotid Surgery, Endovascular and surgical treatments for arteries of the lower limbs, Preparation of complex vascular access in hemodialysis, Phlebology, Diagnosis and treatment of vascular malformations. When it comes to the research activity, Dr. Bordoni is mainly dealing with early treatment of acute ischemic strokes and Stimulation of the carotid baroreceptors in patients with heart failure. Dr. Bordoni, only in Humanitas, has performed more than 2000 surgeries as the first operator. Since 2005, she is also Milan University professor.