Dr. Giorgio Perino received his medical degree from the University of Bologna, Italy. He completed his residency in anatomic pathology and fellowship in surgical pathology at the Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York. His training also includes a fellowship in Orthopedic Pathology at the Hospital for Joint Diseases and a fellowship in Soft Tissue Tumor Pathology at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. He has previously worked as staff pathologist at the Bronx Veteran Administration Hospital from 1994 to 2001.
Dr. Perino is board certified in anatomic pathology. He specializes in the histopathology of clinical and experimental orthopedic pathology. His research activities focus on the histological diagnosis of implant-associated pathologies and in particular adverse local tissue reactions to joint arthroplasty wear material, molecular characterization of synovial inflammatory disorders and animal models for implant infection, intervertebral disc degeneration, placental pathology and osteoarthritis.
Assistant Attending Pathologist, Hospital for Special Surgery
Assistant Professor of Pathology, Weill Cornell Medical College
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MD, Bologna University, Bologna, Italy, 1989
New York, Pennsylvania
Krenn V, Perino, G (2017). Histological Diagnosis of Implant-associated Pathologies. Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, Germany.
Xia Z, Ricciardi BF, Liu Z, von Ruhland C, Ward M, Lord A, Hughes L, Goldring SR, Purdue E, Murray D, Perino G. Nano-analyses of wear particles from metal-on-metal and non-metal-on-metal dual modular neck hip arthroplasty. Nanomedicine. 2016 Nov 22. pii: S1549-9634(16)30195-2. doi: 10.1016/j.nano.2016.11.003.
Ricciardi BF, Nocon AA, Jerabek SA, Wilner G, Kaplowitz E, Goldring SR, Purdue PE, Perino G. Histopathological characterization of corrosion product associated adverse local tissue reaction in hip implants: a study of 285 cases. BMC Clin Pathol. 2016 Feb 27;16:3. doi: 10.1186/s12907-016-0025-9. eCollection 2016
Kolatat K, Perino G, Wilner G, Kaplowitz E, Ricciardi BF, Boettner F, Westrich GH, Jerabek SA, Goldring SR, Purdue PE. Adverse local tissue reaction (ALTR) associated with corrosion products in metal-on-metal and dual modular neck total hip replacements is associated with upregulation of interferon gamma-mediated chemokine signaling. J Orthop Res. 2015 Oct;33(10):1487-97. doi: 10.1002/jor.22916. Epub 2015 May 18.
Perino G, Ricciardi BF, Jerabek SA, Martignoni G, Wilner G, Maass D, Goldring SR, Purdue PE. Implant based differences in adverse local tissue reaction in failed total hip arthroplasties: a morphological and immunohistochemical study. BMC Clin Pathol. 2014 Sep 5;14:39. doi: 10.1186/1472-6890-14-39. eCollection 2014.
V. Krenn, L. Morawietz, G. Perino, H. Kienapfeld, R. Ascherl, G.J. Hassenpflug, M. Thomsen, P. Thomas, M. Huber, D. Kendoff, D. Baumhoer, M.G. Krukemeyer, S. Natu, F. Boettner, J. Zustin, B. Kölbel, W. Rüther, J.P. Kretzer, A. Tiemann, A. Trampuz, L. Frommelt, R. Tichilow, S. Söder, S. Müller, J. Parvizi, U. Illgner, T. Gehrke. Revised histopathological consensus classification of joint implant related pathology. Pathol Res Pract. 2014 Dec;210(12):779-86. doi: 10.1016/j.prp.2014.09.017. Epub 2014 Oct 17.
For more publications, please see the PubMed listing.