Dr. Sandro Cantoni – General Professional Informations


On this page, you will find more specific information about my diplomas, certificates, publications and other documents to consult (In Italian or French).

My CV at a glance:

I graduated in Italy in Medicine in Parma in 1991 and specialized in Pediatrics in 1995.

Here you can see my Bachelor’s and Specialty Diploma in Pediatrics, with recognition from the Swiss Confederation, where I now work.

I worked in several hospitals from 1991 to 2009. Among them there are (you can click to see the certificate) the St. Vincent de Paul Hospital in Paris, Civil Hospitals in Brescia, Santa Maria Nuova Hospital in Reggio Emilia.

Since 2009 I worked as a family pediatrician in Novellara.

Then I returned to the hospital in 2016, but in Switzerland, in Neuchâtel State.

I work here in the Réseau hospitalier neuchâtélois pediatrician of the Policlinique Pédiatrique Des Montagnes, in La Chaux-de-Fonds.

In this video you can see the pediatric policlinic with also my presentation.

Here you can see a video dedicated to our emergency department.

I am one of the members of Société Neuchâtelois de Médecine.

Other articles or websites: Onedoc, L’Impartial, Comparis, Rtn, Archinfo.


My subspeciality is diabetes, and I have participated in some scientific work, including these.

Type 1 diabetes (T1DM) in children and adolescents of immigrated families in Emilia-Romagna (Italy). Banin P, et al. Acta Biomed 2010. Among authors: Cantoni S.

Emerging effects of early environmental factors over genetic background for type 1 diabetes susceptibility: evidence from a Nationwide Italian Twin Study. Nisticò L, et al. J Clin Endocrinol Metab 2012.

Performance and utility of a quick immunological method for the measurement of HbAlc in a pediatric diabetes unit. Vanelli M, et al. Minerva Pediatr 1993. Among authors: Cantoni S.

Some clinical, psycho-emotional and cognitive aspects in insulin- dependent diabetic young patients at the end of educative camps. Petrolini N, et al. Minerva Pediatr 1994. Among authors: Cantoni S.

Use of integrated real-time continuous glucose monitoring/insulin pump system in children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes: a 3-year follow-up study. Scaramuzza AE, et al. Diabetes Technol Ther 2011.

Screening of coeliac disease in north Italian children with type 1 diabetes: limited usefulness of HLA-DQ typing. Contreas G, et al. Acta Paediatr 2004. Among authors: Cantoni S.

Transient neonatal diabetes mellitus: a relapse after 10 years of complete remission. Vanelli M, et al. Acta Diabetol 1994. Among authors: Cantoni S.

Blood pressure tracking in adolescents with insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus. Virdis R, et al. J Hum Hypertens 1994. Among authors: Cantoni S.