Loris is a doctor specialised in hand surgery. He is head of the Hand Surgery Department at the Clinica Humanitas San Pio X in Milan. He holds a research fellowship at the Hand and Arm Cen-tre, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard University, Boston, and a further specialisation in Hand Surgery and Microsurgery at Hirosaki University, Japan. He collaborates with several inter-national institutes such as the Australian Institute of Sport and various sports teams, including Ju-ventus FC and GreenEDGE Cycling. He is the co-founder and former president of the World Re-search Institute for Sport Traumatology of the Hand and founder and secretary general of ISSPORTH - International Society for Sport Traumatology of the Hand.