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Prof. Dr. Dr. med. Beat Hammer

Specialist in
Oral and maxillofacial surgery
Line of action
Skull base surgery
Languages
English, Italian, French, German

Core competencies

Orthognatic surgery:
- Correction of facial malformations

Head and neck tumor surgery:
- Treatment of benign and malignant tumors of the head and neck
- Treatment of salivary gland tumors

Orbital / Skull Base surgery:
- Treatment of facial injuries
- Correction of posttraumatic facial deformities
- Treatment of tumors involving the orbit and skull base
- Corrective surgery for thyroid eye disease

TMJ reconstruction

Professional career

Mar 2003
CFC Hirslanden, Interdisciplinary Center of Excellence for facial reconstructive Surgery and Neurosurgery, Hirslanden Clinic Aarau, Switzerland
1996 - 2003
Associate Professor, Uinversity Clinic for Reconstructive Surgery, University Hospital Basel (Prof. J. Prein)
1988 - 1997
Senior resident, University Clinic for Reconstructive Surgery, Basel
1988
Senior Resident, University Clinic for Reconstructive Surgery, Basel (Prof. J. Prein)
1987
Resident, University Clinic for Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Basel (Prof. N. Lüscher)
1986
Resident, University Clinic for Cranio-Maxillofacial Surgery, Basel (Prof. B. Spiessl)
1982 - 1985
General Surgery Resident, University Clinic Kiel, Germany (Prof. H. Hamelmann)
1980 - 1982
Resident, University Clinic for Cranio-Maxillofacial Surgery, Zurich (Prof. H. Obwegeser)
1980
Graduation in general medicine
1976
Graduation in dentistry
1970 - 1980
Dental and medical school, University Zurich, Switzerland

Memberships and partnerships


Swiss Medical Association FMH
Swiss Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery SGKG
SOG Swiss ophthalmological Society (associate member)
German Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery DGMKG
German Association of Skull Base Surgery DGSB
International Society of Craniofacial Surgery (ISCFS), Associate member
Croatian Society for Maxillofacial, Plastic and Reconstructive Head and Neck Surgery (Honorary member)
AO International (CMF faculty)

Events & lectures