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Gwen Swennen


Professor Gwen Swennen received an MD degree in 1995 from the University of Antwerp and a DDS degree from the University of Brussels in 1998. He was trained in Cranio-Maxillofacial Surgery and Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery in Hannover and Brussels. He obtained his “Habilitation” PhD degree at Hannover Medical School. His interests are orthognathic surgery, cosmetic and reconstructive facial plastic surgery and congenital malformations, with special interests in three-dimensional virtual imaging and treatment planning. He has published and lectured extensively on these topics nationally and internationally. He is a member of the Education Committee of the International Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Editor of the “Imaging Section” of the International Journal of Oral Maxillofacial Surgery.

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Gwen Swennen:增强正颌外科手术诊断和虚拟规划的全新"锥形束CT表面"登记法

正颌外科治疗计划应包括对整个面部的评估,尤其是两个第三轮廓、脸部、上牙和下牙中线、咬合以及静止和动态时均不对称的位置。Swennen博士强调了个体化治疗计划对于实现面部和谐与平衡以及打造良好的美学和功能效果的重要性。传统的治疗计划已被很好地建立,但是已被常规转移至移植的3D虚拟规划——头部和颈部——和正颌外科手术。 3D虚拟设计创建了一个虚拟咬合,使下颌骨和上颌骨做环转运动,以确定最佳的下颌位置和关系。然而因为散射单一的CBCT扫描会提供不准确的结果,导致篡改了患者解剖3D模型。当前用来克服这种挑战的 三维扫描方案被视为技术黄金标准,但是复杂且耗时...