Dr. med. dent/PhD – Specialist in periodontology (European Dental Association). Associate Professor at the Department of Operative Dentistry and Periodontology, University of Mainz, Germany. Vice Chairman of the “Neue Arbeitsgruppe Parodontologie e.V” (NagP). Author and co-author of more than 80 scientific publications within the field of periodontology. Numerous national and international courses and lectures in the fields of regenerative periodontal therapy and plastic periodontal surgery.