Curriculum vitae


Roberto Vetrugno

Graduated in 1992 and specialized in 1996 at the University of Bologna, he is the author of numerous scientific works. The professional skills of Dr. Vetrugno are, in the Neurological field, the diseases of the Central and Peripheral Nervous System, the Disorders of the Movement, Diseases of the Vegetative and Neuromuscular Nervous System. Dr. Vetrugno is also a PhD in Sleep Medicine and deals with respiratory sleep disorders, insomnia, hypersomnias, parasomias, restless legs syndrome and motor sleep disorders. It also performs clinical neurophysiology tests (electromyography, electroencephalography, polygraphy, polysomnography).



  • Study and Treatment of Central Nervous System Diseases: Dementias, Epilepsy, Headache
  • Study and Treatment of Movement Disorders: Parkinson's disease, Parkinsonian syndromes, Cerebellar syndromes
  • Study and Treatment of Peripheral Nervous System Diseases: Mono-Neuropathies, Multi-Neuropathies, Poly-Neuropathies
  • Diseases of the Vegetative Nervous System: Dis-Autonomies
  • Study and Treatment of Neuro-Muscular Diseases: Myasthenia, Myasthenic Syndromes, Myopathies, Hyper-Excitability Syndromes of Peripheral Nerves.

Clinical neurophysiology

  • Electromyography
  • Electroencephalography
  • poligrafia
  • Polysomnography.

Sleep medicine

  • Study and Treatment of Sleep Disorders: Respiratory Sleep Disorders (Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome - OSAS; Central Sleep Apnea Syndrome - CSAS; Sleep-Related Night Hypoventilation Syndromes)
  • Insomnia
  • Hypersomnias (narcoleptic and non-narcoleptic type)
  • parasomnias
  • Restless Legs Syndrome
  • Sleeping Motor Disorders.