Profile Dr. Dr. Christoph B. Leitner

1986 - 1994 Medical studies in Innsbruck (Austria) and Erlangen (Germany)

1994 - 1996 House Officer in the Oral & Maxillofacial department of the Nürnberg South Hospital

16.09.1996 Registration at the Medical Chamber in Germany

28.11.1996 Registration at the General Medical Council in London (England)

15.01.1997 Medical Doctor - MD (University of Erlangen, Germany)

1996 - 2000 Dental studies (BDS) at the University of Liverpool (England)

1997 - 2000 Locum work in oral and maxillofacial units in UK hospitals (Middlesborough General Hospital, Dewsbury and Halifax General Hospital, Queen Victoria Hospital East Grinstead, Countess of Chester Hospital)

13.07.2000 Registration at the General Dental Council in London (England)

21.09.2000 Registration at the Dental Chamber in Germany

2000 - 2003 Higher surgical training in oral & maxillofacial surgery at the Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery at Tübingen University Hospital (Germany)

04.06.2003 Registration as Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon at the Medical Chamber (Germany)

2005 - 2008 Consultant at the Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery at Tübingen University Hospital (Germany)

2004 - 2008 Head of outpatient-clinic for implantology and preprosthetic surgery at the Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery at Tübingen University Hospital (Germany)

08.02.2007 Doctor Dental Sciences - DDS (University of Tübingen, Germany)

26.09.2007 Plastic operations title given by the medical chamber Baden-Württemberg (Germany)

11.11.2007 Implantology title given by the German Society of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery (according to the guidelines of consensus conference Implantology)

31.03.2008 Opening of own surgery


Leitner C., Rogers S.N., Lowe D., Magennis P.:
Death certification in patients whose primary treatment for oral and oropharyngeal carcinoma was operation: 1992-1997
Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2001. 39: 204-209

2002 Leitner Ch., Zanger Ph., Hoffmann J., Kaiserling E., Reinert S.:
Spindelzellige Weichteiltumoren der Kiefer-Gesichtsregion: Das therapeutische Dilemma seltener histomorphologisch schwer differenzierbarer, prognostisch heterogener Entitäten.
Int Post J Dent Oral Med. 2002. Vol 4, No 04, Poster 150

2002 2003 Leitner C., Hoffmann J., Zerfowski M., Reinert S.: Mucormycosis: A rare but not be neglected cause of necrotic soft tissue lesions of the face.
J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2003. 61:1354-1358

2003 Leitner Ch., Hoffmann J., Zerfowski M., Faul Ch., Klingel K., Reinert S.: Mucormykose als Ursache einer Weichgewebsnekrose der Gesichtshaut – Differentialdiagnose und Therapie.
Int Post J Dent Oral Med. 2003. Vol 5, No 01, Poster 164

2004 Leitner Ch., Hoffmann J., Kröber S., Weinhold O., Zerfowski M., Reinert S.: Niedrig malignes Fibrosarkom des Zahnsäckchens – Histopathologischer Zufallsbefund bei unauffälliger Klinik.
ZBW. 2004. 8:22-4

2005 Hoffmann J., Westendorff C., Leitner Ch., Bartz D., Reinert S.:
Validation of 3-D laser surface registration for image-guided craniomaxillofacial surgery.
J Craniomaxillofac Surg. 2005. 33:13-8

2006 Leitner Ch., Reinert S., Weber H.:
Implantatgestützte Rehabilitation bei ektodermaler Dysplasie.
ZBW. 2006. 4:24-8

2007 Gülicher D., Hoffmann J., Hahn U., Kröber S.-M., Leitner Ch.:
Cystic tumor of the jugulodigastric triangle.
Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Path Oral Radiol Endod. 2007. 103(4):446-51

2007 Leitner Ch., Hoffmann J., Kröber S., Reinert S.:
Low-grade malignant fibrosarcoma of the dental follicle of an unerupted third molar tooth without clinical evidence of any follicular lesion. A case report.
J Craniomaxillofac Surg. 2007. 35:48-51


- Work group for Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery within the German
  Dental Society

- German Society of Implantology

- German Society of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

- British Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

- European Association of Cranio-Maxillofacial Surgery