Dr. Alberto Gobbi, born in October 1956, in Milan, Italy, is a Board certified surgeon and specialist in the field of orthopaedics, traumatology and sports medicine. He has been performing highly skilled surgeries for decades, which coupled with his scientific and research oriented mind, have led to a tremendous growth in the field of arthroscopy and cartilage repair worldwide. He chairs OASI Bioresearch Foundation Gobbi Onlus, a No-Profit Organization, accredited by the Italian Ministry of Health and recognized as an International Teaching Center by International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery & Orthopaedic Sports Medicine (ISAKOS) and International Cartilage Repair Society (ICRS). The OASI Foundation promotes research on cartilage, joint aging and sports lesions and collaborates with surgeons from across the globe. He has innumerable publications to his name. In 2012, he was awarded the Best International Publication in an American Journal (AOSSM). He is the Associate Editor of ‘Cartilage’ since 2010 and is the Chair of the Education Committee for the ICRS as well as ISAKOS. A talented sportsman himself, he is doctor to the Italian National Olympics Committee since 1983. He served the Medical Committees of the Italian Motorcycle Federation and the Motor-boating Federation for over 10 years. Dr. Gobbi’s office is located in Milan.