University Hospital Heidelberg

Heidelberg, Germany

Treatment of oral cancer with metastases to lymph nodes with tumor resection and cervical lymph nodes dissection (program ID: 102509)

Jürgen Hoffmann

Prof. Dr. med.

Jürgen Hoffmann

Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Specialized in: oral and maxillofacial surgery

Curriculum vitae keyboard_arrow_down


  • 1986-1993 Studium der Human- und Zahnmedizin an der Eberhard-Karls-Universität Tübingen
  • 1992-2010 Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter an der Klinik und Poliklinik für Mund-, Kiefer- und Gesichtschirurgie des Universitätsklinikum Tübingen
  • 1997 Anerkennung als Facharzt für Mund-Kiefer-Gesichtschirurgie
  • 2000 Anerkennung als Fellow of the European Board of Oro-Maxillofacial Surgeons (EBOMFS)
  • 2000 Ernennung zum Oberarzt
  • 2001 Anerkennung der Zusatzbezeichnung „Plastische Operationen“
  • 2001 Anerkennung als Fachzahnarzt für Oralchirurgie
  • 2003 Ernennung als Leitender Oberarzt und Stellv. Ärztlicher Direktor
  • 2010 Berufung auf die Lehrstühle für Mund-, Kiefer- und Gesichtschirurgie an den Universitätskliniken Hamburg (UKE) sowie Heidelberg
  • 2010 Annahme des Rufs nach Heidelberg, Ärztlicher Direktor der Klinik und Poliklinik für Mund-, Kiefer- und Gesichtschirurgie am Universitätsklinikum Heidelberg
  • 2001-2004 Leitung des Teilprojektes "Multimodale Differenzierung des individuellen Proliferationsverhaltens von Mundhöhlenkarzinomen" im Rahmen des DFG-Graduiertenkollegs "Mechanismen der Entstehung solider Tumoren und experimentelle Therapie-Konzepte"
  • 2001-2006 Leiter der Arbeitsgruppe “Medizintechnische Forschung“ am Kompetenzzentrum Minimal Invasive Medizin & Technik Tübingen-Tuttlingen
  • 2001 - 2009 Leiter einer Arbeitsgruppe im Rahmen des DFG-Forschungsschwerpunktprogramms „Navigation & Robotik“
  • 2004-2010 Generalsekretär der Vereinigung der Hochschullehrer für Zahn-, Mund- und Kieferheilkunde
  • 2009-2011 Schriftführer der Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Kieferchirurgie (DGZMK)
  • Seit 2014 2. Vorsitzender der Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Kieferchirurgie (DGZMK)
  • Seit 2014 Mitglied des Vorstands der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Mund-, Kiefer- und Gesichtschirurgie
  • Seit 2014 Stellvertreter Zentrumsvorstand Kopfklinik, Universitätsklinikum Heidelberg
  • Section Chairman "Reconstructive Surgery", Strasbourg Osteosynthesis Research Group (S.O.R.G.)
  • Interdisziplinäre Arbeitsgruppe für Kopf-Hals-Tumoren der Deutschen Krebsgesellschaft, Mitglied des Beirats


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The Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the Heidelberg University Hospital offers the whole range of services in the field of oral and maxillofacial surgery. The chief physician of the Department is Prof. Dr. med. Jürgen Hoffmann. The Department specializes in tumor surgery with the following reconstructive plastic operations. Over 20,000 outpatients are treated in the Department every year. There is used a modern 3D technology along with a classic two-dimensional X-ray method to ensure an accurate diagnosis and treatment planning.

The Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the Heidelberg University Hospital has 5 operating rooms, two of which are with the most advanced surgical unit in the central surgical department, 3 others are within the polyclinic (outpatient unit). There is also a polyclinic with 13 wards and the intensive and intermediate care units with 43 inpatient beds. Due to the state-of-the-art technical medical equipment and perfect cooperation of the team under the direction of Prof. Dr. med. Jürgen Hoffmann, the Department provides comprehensive, customized medical aid and care to every patient.    

The range of services of the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the Heidelberg University Hospital under the direction of Prof. Dr. med. Jürgen Hoffmann includes, i.a.:

  • Tumors of head and neck
  • Bone diseases
  • Epithetics
  • Implantology
  • Ridge augmentation of the jaw bone
  • Correction of occlusion and profile
  • Aesthetic facial surgery
  • Congenital malformations, craniofacial pathology
  • Injuries of head and neck
  • Hemangiomas and vascular anomalies
  • Displaced teeth, cysts, and inflammation of head and neck
  • Diseases of the jaw joint and craniomandibular dysfunction 

Program includes:

  • Initial presentation in the clinic
  • clinical history taking
  • review of medical records
  • physical examination
  • laboratory tests:
    • complete blood count
    • general urine analysis
    • biochemical analysis of blood
    • TSH-basal, fT3, fT4
    • tumor markers
    • inflammation indicators
    • indicators blood coagulation
  • ultrasound of the neck and of lymph nodes
  • CT/MRI scan of the mouth
  • general otolaryngological examination
  • preoperative care
  • tumor resection
  • histologically and immunohistochemically examination of the remote tissues
  • symptomatic treatment
  • control examinations
  • the cost of essential medicines and materials
  • nursing services
  • full hospital accommodation in 2 bed shared room
  • explanation of future recommendations
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