Dr. Bonaroti is a life-long resident of the Pittsburgh area. After receiving a degree in bioengineering from the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, he returned to Pittsburgh and graduated from the University of Pittsburgh Medical School with highest honors.

Dr. Bonaroti remained at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center for the next seven years to complete his general surgery internship, and neurosurgical residency, training with Dr. Peter Janetta, Dr. L. Dade Lunsford, and Dr. Peter Sheptak, among others. Dr. Bonaroti joined The Neurosurgery Group of Western Pennsylvania in 1998, and provides the full spectrum of neurosurgical care.