Recent Publications

Trabecular Titanium acetabular cups in hip revision surgery: mid-term clinical and radiological outcomes. De Meo F, Cacciola G, Bellotti V, Bruschetta A, Cavaliere P. Hip Int. 2018 Nov;28(2_suppl):61-65.
Labral reconstruction with tendon allograft: histological findings show revascularization at 8 weeks from implantation. Gómez EM, Cardenas C, Astarita E, Bellotti V, Tresserra F, Natera LG, Ribas M. J Hip Preserv Surg. 2017 Mar 27;4(1):74-79. 
Reconstruction of Massive Posterior Nonrepairable Acetabular Labral Tears With Peroneus Brevis Tendon Allograft: Arthroscopy-Assisted Mini-Open Approach. Moya E, Natera LG, Cardenas C, Astarita E, Bellotti V, Ribas M. Arthrosc Tech. 2016 Sep 12;5(5):e1015-e1022.
Reconstruction of nonrepairable acetabular labral tears with allografts: mid-term results. Moya E, Ribas M, Natera L, Cardenas C, Bellotti V, Astarita E. Hip Int. 2016 May 14;26 Suppl 1:43-7
Mini-open approach for femoroacetabular impingement: 10 years experience and evolved indications. Bellotti V, Cardenas C, Astarita E, Moya E, De Meo F, Ezechieli M, Ribas M. Hip Int. 2016 May 14;26 Suppl 1:38-42.



Dr. Vittorio Bellotti
Orthopaedic Surgeon

University Hospital Dexeus - ICATME, Barcelona (Spain)

Dr. Bellotti is an Orthopaedic surgeon specialized in Hips, currently working at the University Hospital Dexeus - ICATME in Barcelona, Spain. 

After finishing his Residency at the Hospital POliclinico II of Naples, he pursued his master degrees in Arhtoscopic Surgery and Biomechanics in Surgical Treatment of upper extremity. With multiple fellowships and visits in hospitals in NY, Geneva, Paris, Santander, Zuirch and others, he gained extended knowledge in multiple international procedural techniques and surgical approaches. 

With over 17 publications on Journal of Hip Internaltional, Journal for Hip preservation Surgery, Internaltional Orthopaedics or Knee Surgery in Sports and Traumatology Arthroscopy, he has obtained grants on Reaearch prizes by the Italian Society of Orthopaedic surgery. 



Member of the EBOT - European Board of Orthopaedics and Traumatology - Writing Committee
Reviewer – Hip International (Official Journal of the European Hip Society)
Reviewer - Journal of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (Official Journal of the Italian Society of Orthopaedics and Traumatology)
Member of the Scientific Board of University Hospital Dexeus – Barcelona, SPAIN
EHS - European Hip Society
SICOT - Société Internationale de Chirurgie Orthopédique et de Traumatologie
SIOT - Italian Society of Orthopaedics and Traumatology
EFORT European Federeation of Associations of Orthopaedic Surgery
SIGASCOT – Italian Society of Knee Surgery, Arthroscopy, Sport, Cartilage, Technologies in Orthopaedics

Awards / Grants

Research Prize of the Italian Society of Orthopaedic Surgery, Year 2009. Hip Surgery: the surgical management of femoro-acetabular impingement

Research Prize of the Italian Society of Orthopaedic Surgery, Year 2010. Hip Surgery: Monitoring and treatment of metal on metal related problems of hip prostheses