Davide Borroni graduated in Medicine at University of Insubria (Varese, Italy) in 2011. He then achieved his CCT in Ophthalmology and his European PhD at Riga Stradins University (Riga, Latvia). Afterwards, he completed a 19-month fellowship in Cornea, Cataract and Refractive surgery at the Royal Liverpool University Hospital (Liverpool, UK).

His major scientific interests are corneal transplant, cataract surgery, limbal stem cell transplantation and microbiome. He developed LUCY by Eyemetagenomics LTD, the first Eye Database platform for integrating metagenomic-personalized medicine into healthcare practice.

He is recipient of the ESCRS Clinical Research Award, AIMO Melchionda Award, RSU PhD student Award, Paladini della Salute Award, Ophthalmology Star Award (ESCRS, Paris).

He has lectured worldwide in major ophthalmology meetings.