- Bupa Platinum consultant
- Fee assured
- Verified account
- Open Referral network
- Video and telephone consultations
After qualifying from the University of Parma, in Italy, Massimo moved to the UK to extensively train in minimally invasive endovascular techniques.
He was appointed as Consultant Vascular and Endovascular Surgeon at University Hospitals Birmingham in 2019. He is currently the Renal Access Lead as well as being part of the complex Birmingham Aortic Team.
Since taking up his post, Massimo has been heavily involved in training activities in the form of organised workshops in endovascular techniques for trainees and junior consultant in vascular surgery and interventional radiology.
Having a broad skill base in key hole as well as open surgery means that he is able to offer all variety of vascular procedures, including minimally invasive treatment of varicose veins, open and endovascular lower limbs revascularisation, carotid endarterectomy for stroke prevention, open and endovascular aortic aneurysm repair, vascular access for dialysis.
His expertise in walk in-walk out endovenous treatment of varicose veins, including foam sclerotherapy and radiofrequency ablation, make him the obvious choice for the management of your venous problems
Areas of interest
Minimally invasive treatment of varicose veins with radiofrequency ablation and sclerotherapy; thread veins; leg ulcers treatment
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Vascular and Endovascular Surgeon
University Hospitals Birmingham (UHB) NHS Foundation Trust, Birmingham UK
minimally invasive endovascular techniques
walk in-walk out treatments for varicose veins
(Additional) Languages spoken
- Italian - Native or bilingual
- French - Basic
â€¢ M.T. Juszczak; M. Vezzosi; H. Nasr; M. Claridge; D.J. Adam. â€œFenestrated-Branch Endovascular Repair After Prior Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repairâ€. Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 2021 Aug; 30;S1078-5884(21)00591-8
â€¢ M.T. Juszczak; M. Vezzosi; M. Khan; J. Mascaro; M. Claridge; D.J. Adam. â€œEndovascular repair of acute juxtarenal and thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms with surgeon-modified fenestrated endograftsâ€. J Vasc Surg 2020 Aug; 72(2):435-444
â€¢ M.T. Juszczak; A. Murray; A. Koutsoumpelis; M. Vezzosi; J. Mascaro; M. Claridge; D.J. Adam. â€œElective Fenestrated and Branched Endovascular Thoraco-abdominal Aortic Repair with Supracoeliac Sealing Zones and without Prophylactic Cerebrospinal Fluid Drainage: Early and Medium-term Outcomesâ€. Eur J Vasc Endovasc Sur 2019 May; 57(5):639-648.
â€¢ C. Mascoli; M. Vezzosi; A. Koutsoumpelis; M. Iafrancesco; A. Ranasinghe; P. Clift; M. Gargiulo; J. Mascaro; M. Claridge; D.J. Adam. â€œEndovascular repair of acute thoraco-abdominal aortic aneurysmsâ€. Eur J Vasc Endovasc Sur 2018 Jan; 55(1):92-100.
â€¢ P. Perini, E. Jean-Baptiste, M. Vezzosi, JL. Raynier, F. Mottini, M. Batt, R. Hassen-Khodja, P. Salcuni â€œSurgical management of isolated superficial femoral artery degenerative aneurysms.â€ J Vasc Surg 2014 Jan; 59(1):152-8
â€¢ P. Perini, T. Tecchio, M. Azzarone, A. De Troia, L. Biasi, M. Vezzosi, P. Salcuni â€œSuperficial femoral artery degenerative aneurysms: a literature review and report of 15 additional cases.â€ Chirurgia 2011; 24:201-6
â€¢ P. Perini, T. Tecchio, M. Azzarone, A. De Troia, L. Biasi, P. Corona, F. Strozzi, M. Vezzosi, P. Salcuni â€œRuptured aneurysm of the proximal third of the superficial femoral artery: case report.â€ J Vasc Endovasc Surg 2010; 17:141-4
Outcomes (checked and approved by medical professional body)
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- Medical Degree University of Parma, Italy 2008
- Specialist Diploma in Vascular Surgery (CCT equivalent) University of Parma and Modena, Italy 2014
- Endovascular clinical fellowship Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust, Birmingham UK 2014
- Microsclerotherapy Cosmetic Courses 2023
- Venous Ultrasound Imaging Course Wessex Diagnostic 2023
Reference number 7356196
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- Full GMC registration with licence to practise General Medical Council 2012
- Full registration with licence to practise Italian Medical Council (Ordine dei Medici) 2009
- GMC Specialist Register General Medical Council 2016
Details of entry to specialist register
- GMC Specialist Register , 2016
Affiliations / memberships
- Vascular Society of Great Britain and Ireland (VSGBI)
- British Society of Endovascular Therapy (BSET)
-Medical Defence Union (MDU)
- Priory RoadEdgbastonBIRMINGHAMB5 7UG
- 08:00 - 11:00
- 0121 769 2646
- Stourside Hospital, Stourbridge, 60 Bradley...
- 09:00 - 16:00
- 0121 769 2646
Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.
In the event of an urgent query following treatment, Bupa members should use the following contact details
Massimo Vezzosi 07455626594
Information for healthcare professionals (Bupa patients only, last 12 months)
US Doppler Vascular Limb (including duplex) - bilateral - (1-5)