Friedrich W. Neukam

2003-2015 Board Member of the Osteology Foundation 

Prof. em. Friedrich Wilhelm Neukam
Mund-, Kiefer- und Gesichtschirurgische Klinik
Glückstrasse 11
DE - 91054 Erlangen


Curriculum Vitae

1976 Dental degree and dental doctoral thesis ("Dr. med.dent."/DDS) on “Investigation into the changes of tooth contacts in maximum intercuspidation in patients wearing partial and full dentures”, Mainz
1984 Medical degree
1985 Medical thesis ("Dr. med."/DMD) on “Anatomical studies in the fascicular structure of individual brain nerves as a basis of a differentiated microsurgical nerve suture”, Hannover
1990 Habilitation (PhD) in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Hannover Medical School award of the venia legendi for the speciality of oral and maxillofacial surgery at Hannover Medical School. Title of the thesis: “Experimental and clinical investigations as to osteoplasty in combination with endosseous implants and bone graft materials in the oral and maxillofacial region”
1 October 1995 Appointed Head of the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg
April 2000 Elected President of the German Society of Implantology in the Oral Region
September 2000 Elected General Secretary of the EAO
February 2001 Editor-in-Chief, Deutsche Zeitschrift für Mund-Kiefer-Gesichtschirurgie
2017 Editor-in-Chief, Journal Oral Maxillofacial Surgery Professor emeritus

Professional activities focused on

traumatology of the skull
anomalies, impaired growth ,cleft lip and palate ,craniofacial surgery ,orthopedic surgery
plastic surgery
preprosthetic surgery
oral surgery


German Society for Dentistry, Oral and Maxillofacial Medicine
German Society for Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
German Society for Implantology in the Tooth, Mouth and Jaw Sector (registered association)
American Society of Maxillofacial Surgeons
British Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
International Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
Academy of Osseointegration
European Association for Osseointegration
ITI - International Team for Oral Implantology
German Academy for Cosmetic Surgery (registered association)
Interdisciplinary working group for cleft lips, jaws and palates
American Cleft Palate - Craniofacial Association
German Society for Skull Base Surgery
European Skull Base Society
Member of the American Society of Maxillofacial Surgeons
Pierre Fauchard Academy
Honorary Member Hellenic Association of Osseointegrated Dental and Maxillofacial Implants-Biomaterials (H.A.O.D.M.I.B.)
EAO Honorary Membership (9/2019)
Honorary Professorship Moscow State University of Medicine and Dentistry