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Dennis Rohner


Dr. Dennis Rohner completed the Dental and Medical Board examinations in 1985 and 1990, respectively. He has been trained in Hand Surgery, General Surgery and Orthopedic Surgery and Maxillofacial Surgery. He spent one year as Research Fellow at the Singapore General Hospital in Plastic Surgery. He completed his training in Maxillofacial and Reconstructive Surgery at the University Hospital in Basel in 1999. In 2005 he completed his Master Thesis entitled, “Prefabrication of free vascular flaps” and was subsequently appointed Associate Professor at the University of Basel. As a Senior Consultant he is Co-director of the Craniofacial Center, where he has practiced since 2003. He is a Faculty Member of AO International. He has widely lectured and published internationally.

Resources from this author



Dennis Rohner: The prefabricated fibular flap reconstruction technique

For reconstruction of severe maxillofacial defects there are various bony and soft tissue flap locations available. Dr Rohner gives insight in the advantages of the fibula for maxillofacial reconstruction and presents the prefabricated fibular flap reconstruction technique step by...
Implants in compromised sites
Systemic factors

Patient cases

Rehabilitation of edentulous maxilla and partially edentulous mandible

A 50-year-old female patient had 5 remaining maxillary anterior but no posterior teeth. The sinuses were pneumatized and sinus grafting was required bilaterally followed by a 6-month healing period prior to placement of 6 implants. 

Guided Surgery
Edentulous treatments
Implant prosthetics