Natural Dental Implants AG announced today that Prof. Dr. Axel Bumann has joined the Company’s clinical advisory team.
Dr. Bumann is an oral surgeon and orthodontist with a practice in Berlin, Germany who currently serves as Clinical Professor at the Department of Craniofacial Sciences and Therapy, University of Southern California, Los Angeles and Director of the nationwide MESANTIS – Craniofacial Imaging Center (CBCT) network in Germany. In addition, Prof. Bumann lectures worldwide on the topics of anchorage pins, TMJ diagnostic and treatment in orthodontics as well as CBCT in orthodontics. Prof. Bumann studied Dental Medicine at the University of Kiel, Germany and Zurich, Switzerland. In 1989 he completed his postgraduate training in Oral Surgery and in 1992 completed his postgraduate training in Orthodontics at the University of Kiel. He received his PhD in 1992. Prof. Bumann served as an Assistant Professor and Vice-Chairman at the Dept. of Orthodontics in Kiel, visiting Professor at the University of Manitoba in Winnipeg, Canada, Associate Professor at University of Kiel, visiting Professor at the Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, Visiting Professor at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA. In addition, he is the author of Color Atlas in Dentistry (Vol. 12 Orofacial Pain, Thieme, translated in 7 languages).