Full time Professor and Medical Director at the Department of Oral, Maxillofacial and Plastic Surgery at the J. Gutenberg University of Mainz. Since September 2009 Adjunctive Associate Professor at Kyung Hee University School of Dentistry, Seoul, Korea.
Graduated in Dentistry and Medicine and affiliated to the University of Mainz for more than 15 years. His mayor clinical and scientific focus in dental implantology are clinical studies and basic research. Clinical workfields are compromised patients with risk factors or local bone deficiency, but also tumor and cleft reconstructions. He is a Fellow of the ITI Section Germany and Education Delegate. In 2006 & 2010 he was awarded: “Best Teacher at the Medical Faculty”. Since 2012 he is speaker of the University Medical Center Focus: BiomaTiCS – Biomaterials, Tissues and Cells.