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Kurt Vinzenz


Curriculum vitae Kurt G. Vinzenz (born 01.01.1955, Vienna)

1973 Graduation from high school.

1979 M.D., Vienna University Medical School.

1987 Specialist degree: Oral- and Maxillofacial Surgery.

1988 Head of the society for head and neck surgery within the ASSO/ACO (Austrian Society for Surgical Oncology)

1990 Head: Dept for Maxillofacial Surgery, “Evangelisches Krankenhaus Vienna “.

1994 Co-founder of the interdisciplinary maxillofacial unit at the department for plastic and reconstructive surgery at the Wilhelminenspital Vienna

1996 President of Austrian Society of Surgical Oncology (ASSO/ACO) till 1998 of the Austrian Society for Surgery (ÖGC)

1996 First description of Prefabricated complex transplants for reconstruction of facial defects together with Prof. J. Holle
Associate Professor for Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Vienna.

1998 Nomination as national delegate to the European Society for Surgical Oncology (ESSO)

2000 First description of maxillofacial distraction osteogenesis in complex protocols of restorative maxillofacial surgery

2002 Founding president of the Society for Implantology and TissueIntegrated Prosthesis (GIGIP) 2003 associated with the Austrian Society for Surgery (Work groups: Craniofacial/Head and Neck, Thorax, Abdomen, Musculoskeletal System)

2007 President of the international conference on the topic of „function based facial esthetics – Esthetics follows function” 15. / 16. June 2007 in Vienna Description of “Restorative Surgery” providing facial aesthetics and function in reconstructive maxillofacial surgery;

2015 International Associated Member of the American Society of Maxillofacial Surgeons (ASMS) Editorial Board of the J Craniofacial Surgery

2015 84 Invited international lectures
136 publications
32 Pub Med listed publications
1 Surgical Therapy of Head and Neck Cancer Eds: Kurt Vinzenz, Hans Werner Waclawiczek, Springer Verlag Wien-New York 1992