Project Description


Robert Sader

Prof. Dr.mult. Robert Sader has graduated in 1987 in Medicine and 1991 in Dentistry. He completed his training in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the Technical University Munich until 1995, specialisation in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery followed in 1998. In 1999 he achieved the state doctorate and lecture qualification. 2002 he moved to Basel/Switzerland as deputy head of the University Department for Reconstructive Surgery.

Since December 2004 he was appointed professor, director and chair of Oral, Cranio-Maxillofacial and Facial Plastic Surgery at the Goethe-University in Frankfurt. His department offers the whole field of the speciality from implantology, dentoalveoalar surgery, traumatology, orthognatics, TMJ surgery, oncology, facial reconstructive surgery and craniofacial surgery. The department is leading the interdisciplinary oncological unit for head and neck tumors of the University Comprehensive Cancer Center being certified by the German Cancer Association.

Prof. Sader is also personally leading the Interdisciplinary Center for Cleft Care in Frankfurt with about 200 new cases/year. The research lab of the department is named FORM-Frankfurt Orofacial Regenerative Medicine, here main research topics are innovative technologies from 3D-simulation, bionics, material sciences to molecular medicine. Outcome of more than 300 scientific publications proves his high research standard.

Prof. Sader is member of numerous national and international associations and has won several outstanding scientific awards. Membership of several scientific boards of associations, foundations and journals shows a sound standing political work.

Currently he is the dean for clinical student affairs and medical director and CEO of the University Dental Institute “Carolinum”. He is president of the German Academy of Aesthetic Dentistry”, the Frankfurt Dental Association founded in 1863 and Executive Board Member of the International Federation of Esthetic Dentistry and the International Foundation of Cleft Lip and Palate. Since 2018 he is the Chairman of the Oral Reconstruction Foundation.