University Hospital Erlangen
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (251295)
Friedrich W. Neukam
Specialized in: oral and maxillofacial surgery
The Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University Hospital Erlangen offers patients the full range of surgical services in the field of oral and maxillofacial surgery, including plastic surgery. The Department is headed by Prof. Dr. med. Dr. med. dent. Dr. h. c. Friedrich W. Neukam. The spectrum covers diseases, injuries, fractures, defects and deformities of the teeth, mouth, jaw and face. In a close cooperation with the related disciplines, the Department makes every effort to provide both functional and aesthetic rehabilitation of a patient.
Any surgery in the mouth, on the jaw and face is carried out with extreme caution. Conservation and restoration of function and aesthetics are of primary importance in the treatment strategy. The Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University Hospital Erlangen uses the most advanced diagnostic methods and offers the entire spectrum of surgery in this field.
The interdisciplinary approach is self-evident. The Department under the direction of Prof. Dr. med. Dr. med. dent. Dr. h. c. Friedrich W. Neukam works closely with other departments in order to optimize the combination of clinical knowledge and experience within the University Hospital Erlangen.
The Department does not only work at the highest technical (technological) level, but also offers its patients the quality, which is always greater than standards. This is not least reflected in the regular training and professional development of the medical personnel. Furthermore, nursing is more than exemplary. The inpatient treatment in the Department is a model for the whole University Hospital.
The range of medical services of the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University Hospital Erlangen includes:
- Anomalies and deformities of the jaw
- Plastic reconstructive surgery
- Trauma surgery
- Septic oral and maxillofacial surgery
- Tumor surgery
- Cleft lip, jaw and palate
- Diseases of the temporomandibular joint
- Dentoalveolar surgery
- Erlangen, Germany