Meet The Doctor
Dr. Hans-Dieter John, MSD
My current emphasis is both on aesthetic periodontal and Implant Dentistry, particularly after significant bone loss due to Periodontal Disease, as well as improving facial (labial) contours with intra-oral softtissue augmentation in conjunction with e.g. face lists etc.
Additionally – as part of a plastic surgerymakeover – restoring the contours of the smile line with plastic periodontalsurgery and restoring teeth with ceramic veneers.
Oct 78 to June 84: University Freiburg (Germany), DentalSchool. Graduation in July 84.
Nov 84: Doctoral Thesis accepted. (academic degree Dr. med.dent. awarded)
84- 85: Oral Surgery residency at Central Military Hospital Hamburg, Germany.
85-91: Head of Dental Center at Bremgarten Air Base,Germany.
86-91: Part time private practice with emphasis on Periodontics, Implant Dentistry, and Implant Prosthodontics.
91-93: Masters Program at IUSD (Indiana University School of Dentistry) in Periodontics and Implant Dentistry, graduating in May 93.
Thesis: Animal study on growth factors and bone regeneration
May 95: Board Certification as “Diplomate of The American Board of Periodontology”
November 97: Assistant Professor at Universitt Würzburg for postgraduate periodontics.
March 98: Assistant Professorship University Würzburg, Dept of Periodontics
Jan 99: Representative for Germany at the EFP (European Federation of Periodontics) evaluating / vetting Postgraduate Programmes in Periodontics within the EFP area.
March 99: Assistant Professor at Universitt Mnsterfor postgraduate periodontics.
July 99: ‘Spezialist der DGP’ (German Periodontal Society)
November 99: Fellow of the Academy of Osseointegration
Current:Specialised privatepractice limited to Periodontics and Implant Dentistry in Düsseldorf,Germany.
since 2002: Consultant Specialist at a private clinic in Sion, Switzerland
since 2003: Consultant Specialist at Elmsleigh House Dental Clinic, United Kingdom
Membership in Professional Organizations
- AAP American Academy of Periodontology.
- DGP Deutsche Gesellschaft fr Parodontologie.
- AO Fellow of the Academy of Osseointegration, Co – chairmanof advisory committee for international affairs.
- DGZMK (Deutsche Gesellschaft fr Zahn-, Mund- undKieferheilkunde) Section Implants.
- DGAZ (Deutsche Gesellschaft fr sthetische Zahnheilkunde).
- ABP Diplomate, American Board of Periodontology