Dr. Andrea Rigamonti graduated from Medical School in 1999 and completed the Anesthesia and Critical Care residency in 2003 at the University of Milan (Italy).
He is an Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Medicine at University of Toronto and staff physician in the Departments of Anesthesia and Critical Care at St. Michael’s Hospital.
Dr. Rigamonti’s clinical research program is aimed at optimizing patient outcomes following neurosurgery and neurotrauma, with particular interests in the clinical application of transcranial Doppler (TCD) monitoring. He has received research grants to address the issue of post-craniotomy pain from the Physicians’ Services Incorporated Foundation and the Canadian Anesthesiologists’ Society.
Dr. Rigamonti is the leader of the Neuro-Anesthesia group in the Department of Anaesthesia at St. Michael’s Hospital. He is also actively involved in the education and training of fellows as Program Director of the Trauma-Neuro Anaesthesia Fellowship at St. Michael’s Hospital.