Section Orthognathic

Chairman
David Richardson

University Hospital Aintree

Dept. of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Liverpool, United Kingdom

Section Members

Alfred G. Becking

Academic Medical Centre/Emma Children Hospital

Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

 

Stefaan J. Bergé

Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre

Dept. of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Nijmegen, The Netherlands

Theo J. M. Hoppenreijs

Rijnstate Hospital

Dept. Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Arnhem, The Netherlands

Reha Kisnisci

Ankara University

Faculty of Dentistry

Ankara, Turkey

Tim Morris

Southport & Formby District General Hospital

Dept. of Maxillofacial and Orthodontics Surgery

Liverpool, United Kingdom

Gwen Swennen

General Hospital St. Jan

Dept. of Maxillofacial Surgery

Bruges, Belgium

Robert A. Van Teeseling

VU Medical Centre Amsterdam

Dept. Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Goals and tasks of the orthognathic section

The section covers the entire spectrum of orthognathic procedure in their tension line between functional and aesthetic demands. Preoperative planning, distraction osteogenesis, aesthetic surgery as well as orthodontic considerations are major fields of interest.

News of the section orthognathic

Complications and pitfalls in Orthognathic surgery and how to avoid them?

Orthognathic surgical procedures have become routine in many European Medical centers, with excellent results in most cases. more...

Meet the Experts in Berlin, January 2014

The course "Surgery First- Developments in Orthonathic Surgery" in Berlin, was the place to be for numerous oral and maxillofacial surgeons as well as orthodontists. more...

S.O.R.G. runs successful ICOMS 2013 Pre-Congress Symposium

Almost 200 attendees from all over the world came one day earlier to the Bi-annual meeting of the International Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons called ICOMS to participate in the S.O.R.G. pre-congress day.  more...

Enthusiastic feedback on S.O.R.G. orthognathic course with Dr. Arnett

A respectable group of 218 oral and maxillofacial surgeons as well as orthodontists from 20 different nations came to see and to listen to Dr. William G. Arnett and his partner orthodontist Dr. David L. Way.  more...