Daniel Buser is Professor and Chairman at the Department of Oral Surgery at the University of Bern in Switzerland. He spent 3-times a sabbatical at Harvard University in Boston, at Baylor College of Dentistry in Dallas, and at the University of Melbourne.
He served as President of various academic associations including the European Association for Osseointegration (EAO) in 1996/97, the Swiss Society of Oral Implantology (SSOI) in 1999-2002, the Swiss Society of Oral Surgery and Stomatology (SSOS) in 2002-07. Most recently, he was President of the ITI (2009-13), the world’s largest association in the field of implant dentistry.
He received several scientific awards by professional organizations such as the ITI, the AO, the AAP and the AAOMS. Recently, he was honored by an Honorary Professorship by the University of Buenos Aires (2011) und the Brånemark Osseointegration Award by the Osseointegration Foundation in the USA (2013).
His main research areas are in tissue regeneration around dental implants, surface technology and Guided Bone Regeneration. He has authored and co-authored more than 300 publications and several text books including a two GBR books and two ITI Treatment Guides. He widely lectures at national and international conferences.