Prof. Dr. Gwen Swennen

Prof. Dr. Gwen Swennen

Prof. Dr. Gwen Swennen

Education:

  • Secondary school : Sint-Jan Berschmanscollege, Meir, Antwerp

  • University

  • “Master of Medicine”, UA Antwerp, 1995

  • “Master of Dentistry”, ULB Brussels, 1998

  • ‘’Doctor of Medicine”, Medical University Hanover, 2002

  • “Specialist in Oral and Maxillo-Facial surgery”, Medical University Hanover, 2002

  • “Doctor of Dentistry”, Medical University Hanover, 2002

  • “Habilitation (PhD)”, Medical University Hanover, 2004

  • Acknowledgement “Plastic and aesthetic Surgery”, Medical University Hanover, 2005

  • Professor “Maxillo-Facial and Plastic Surgery”, Medical University Hanover, 2009

  • Affiliated Professor, University of Catalunya, Barcelona, 2013

  • 1995 – 1998: Trainee in Maxillo-Facial surgery (ULB, Brussels, Prof. Dr. C. Malevez / Prof. Dr. J. Van Reck) and Plastic Surgery (ULB, Brussels, Prof. Dr. De Mey)

  • 1998 - 2002: Trainee in Maxillo-Facial surgery, Medical University Hanover (Prof. Dr. Dr. J.-E. Hausamen)

  • 2002 - 2004: Trainee in Plastic and Aesthetic surgery, Medical University Hanover (Prof. Dr. Dr. J.-E. Hausamen)

  • 2004 - 2005: Trainee in Plastic and Aesthetic surgery, ULB, Brussels (Prof. Dr. A. De Mey)

  • Since the first of November 2005: Staff member of the department of Oral and Maxillo-Facial Surgery, AZ St. John’s Hospital, Ruddershove 10, Bruges

  • Since the first of April 2007: Co-founder of the “Three-dimensional Facial Imaging Research Group (3-D FIRG)” Bruges - Nijmegen

  • Since 1 of September 2008: Fellow of the European Board of Cranio-Maxillo-Facial Surgery (FEBOMS)

  • Since 1 of January 2012: Coordinator of the “Cleft and Cranofacial Center”, AZ St. John’s Hospital, Bruges-Ostend

  • Since the first of January 2012: Fellowship director of the department of Oral and Maxillo-Facial surgery, AZ St. John’s Hospital, Bruges-Ostend

  • Since the first of November 2014: authorised training supervisor for Stomatology and Maxillo-Facial surgery, AZ St. John’s Hospital, Bruges-Ostend

Professional:

  • Orthognathic Surgery

  • Aesthetic facial Surgery

  • Plastic en Reconstructieve Surgery of the face

  • Cleft and Craniofacial surgery

  • Nonsurgical cosmetic facial procedures

  • Section-editor “Imaging” International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (IJOMS)

  • Book author: “Three-Dimensional Cephalometry” and “Three-Dimensional Virtual Planning of Orthognathic Surgery”.

Memberships :

  • European Academy of Facial Plastic Surgery (EAFPS)

  • European Association for Cranio- Maxillo- Facial Surgery (EACMFS)

  • International Association of Oral and Maxillo-Facial Surgeons (IAOMS)

  • Royal Belgian Society for Stomatology and Maxillofacial Surgery

  • Royal Belgian Society for Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery

  • Member of the “editorial board” of the “International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (IJOMS)”

  • Member of the “educational committee” of the ‘International Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (IAOMS)”

  • Member of SORG (Strassbourg Osteosynthesis Research Group / Section Orthognathic Surgery)

  • Scientific councillor of the Royal Belgian Society for Stomatology and Maxillofacial Surgery

  • Contacts:

  • AZ Saint-John’s hospital Bruges
  • Ruddershove 10
  • 8000 Bruges
  • Tel.: 0032/50.45.22.60
  • Fax: 0032/50.45.22.79
  • E-mail:
  • maxfac@azsintjan.be
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  • 8200 Sint-Michiels
  • Tel: 0032/50.40.75.00
  • Fax: 0032/50.40.75.07
  • E-mail:
  • info@praktijktilleghem.be
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