Markus Hurzeler

Graduated 1984 in Zürich and received the degree of DR. in 1986 at the University of Zürich, his certificate as specialist in Periodontics in 1993 (Swiss Society of Periodontology), the Docent (Associate Professor) degree in 1996 from the Department of Prosthodontics, Albert-Ludwigs University, Freiburg Gemany, and his certificate in Prosthodontics in 1997 (German Society of Prosthodontics). He is currently practising periodontics, and implant dentistry in Munich, Germany and is Clinical Associate Professor at the Albert-Ludwigs University of Freiburg, Department of Operative Dentistry and Periodontology, and Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of Texas, Houston, Dental Branch, Department of Stomatology. Dr. Hürzeler has produced more than 100 scientific publications within the field of implants, periodontology, and tissue regeneration and is a regular national and international lecturer. His special research interests are in immediate loading of implants, tissue regeneration with grow factors, and therapy of per-implant lesions.