Dr. Martin Schimmel
Martin Schimmel is professor for Gerodontology and Removable Prosthodontics at the Department of Reconstructive Dentistry and head of the Division of Gerodontology / School of Dental Medicine of the University of Bern (Switzerland). He obtained his undergraduate dental degree and Dr. med. dent. from the University of Mainz in Germany. The University of Geneva (Switzerland) awarded his postgraduate degrees Privat-Docent and MAS Oral Biol. He graduated as Swiss federal specialist SSO for reconstructive dentistry and founded Orophys LLC as a spin-off from the University of Bern. Martin received several academic awards including the IADR Unilever Hatton award for clinical research, senior category. Martin serves as a member of the editorial board of the Journal of Oral Rehabilitation, as well as Quintessenz and is associate editor for Gerodontology. He is past president of the IADR Geriatric Oral Research Group (IADR GORG), past president of the European College of Gerodontology (ECG) and president of the Swiss Society of Gerodontology and Special Care Dentistry (SSGS). His professional career comprises wide clinical experience in private practice, university settings and geriatric hospitals. His academic interests include Gerodontology, CAD / CAM in prosthodontics, oral function and gero-implantology.
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