Massimo Papi

Massimo Papi is a clinical and aesthetic dermatologist

Massimo Papi is an English-speaking dermatologist with a long clinical experience after thirty years of work in I.D.I. of Rome. He is now attending private practice and institutional activities.

  • Founder of the Italian Association for Ulcer care (AIUC)
  • Conceiver of the project Dermart (Dermatology between science and visual art)
  • Associated Editor of International Journal of Lower Extremity Wounds (IJLEW)
  • Member of the scientific committee of High-tech dermatology
  • Responsible of the National study group of Skin ulcers and vascular dermatology for A.D.O.I. (Italian association of Hospital Dermatologists)

“Peer rewiever” for:

  • Archives of Dermatology (USA)
  • Journal of European Academy Dermatology and Venereology
  • International Journal of lower extremities wounds (GB)
  • Italian journal of Dermatology and venereology


  • “Cutaneous lower limb ulcers” ed. Monti,   Milan (editions 1998, 2002) 
  • “Microangiopathic ulcers” ed. Marrapese  Rome 2009
  • “Dermart : dermatology between science and art (Mazzotta editor – Milan, 2012)                                             
  • “Skin aging through visual arts” Ed Mazzotta –2014 Milan
  •  “How the skin changes” Ed. Art Grafica 2018, Rome

 Chapters of books (Cutaneous vasculitis, psoriasis, microangiopathic ulcers, wound healing therapies)               

  • More than 150 scientific papers in national and international journals                   
  • More than 300 national and international presentations and lectures                           

Fields of interest and cure:

  • Epiluminescence of moles
  • Psoriasis
  • Eczema
  • Pigmented spots
  • Hair and nails diseases
  • Pediatric dermatology
  • Skin cancer
  • Wound healing
  • Vasculitis
  • Skin ageing (prevention and care)
  • Therapy of warts and skin tumors
  • Skin and nutrition