Department Chairman, Clinic of Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics, Dental Materials Science and the Division of Implant Dentistry, University of Zurich, Switzerland
Christoph Hammerle is certified in prosthodontics as well as periodontics. His clinical focus is on the comprehensive treatment of complex, partially edentulous patients applying all the options of reconstructive dentistry available including dental implants. Prof. Hammerle’s main scientific interests encompass biological and prosthetic aspects of fixed reconstructions on teeth and implants and have led to numerous scientific publications. He has served on the review boards of several scientific journals in the field.
Prof. Hammerle is a member of various scientific organizations, notably a Fellow of the ITI. He has held functions in the ITI Section Switzerland and has served on the ITI Scholarship and Research committees. He provides expertise as a board member and as chairman of the committee for specialization of the Swiss society for reconstructive dentistry, as past-president of the Osteology Foundation and of the European Association for Osseointegration (EAO).He has served on the organizing committees of several national and international conferences including: Swiss Society of Periodontology, EAO Annual Congress, EAO Consensus Conferences 2006, 2009, 2012, 10th workshop of the European Federation of Periodontology 2013.