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The Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery offers a wide range of teaching, training and continuing education programs. Navigate via the anchor links to obtain further information on the various areas.


We understand our academic task within the framework of scientifically sound practical training as a permanent questioning and improvement of medical activity. With this in mind, we support and encourage an alert, inquiring attitude.

We train medical and dental students at our clinic for oral and maxillofacial surgery. If you are interested in an internship or clinical traineeship, please contact our head physician's office.

Applicants for junior assistant positions can send their documents to the teaching secretariat for surgery. Please indicate "Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery" as your preferred discipline.

Applications for junior assistant positions (monthly rotation positions, surgery only)

Please send your electronic application for a rotation assistant position directly to HR Surgery(chirurgie-ua@usb.ch).

The contact persons and the secretariat will be happy to provide you with information prior to your application.

The HR Surgery/Undergraduate Assistants is located in the Markgräflerhof, Hebelstrasse 2, 1st floor:

University Hospital Basel
HR Surgery
Hebelstrasse 2
CH-4031 Basel

Phone +41 61 328 50 55 / +41 61 556 59 51

Further training events / Journalclub MKG-Chirurgie

Our training events take place every Monday from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. in the library of the Department of Maxillofacial Surgery, University Hospital Basel, Spitalstrasse 21, Clinic I, 1st floor.

Participation is free of charge. External colleagues are also welcome to attend without prior registration! (If required, a certificate of attendance can be issued).

Overview of dates and topics of the Monday training / Journal Club of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery:

  • Topics and dates on request: Tel. +41 61 265 73 44 (Chief Physician's Office Prof. Dr. mult. Florian M. Thieringer) We can also send you a list of future continuing education topics by e-mail.
  • Please send suggestions for topics by e-mail to Florian.Thieringer@usb.ch

Postgraduate training in oral and maxillofacial surgery (FMH)

The Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University Hospital Basel is a category A training center in the specialty of oral and maxillofacial surgery. Doctors undergoing further training to become specialists in oral and maxillofacial surgery (FMH) can complete their entire specialist training at our clinic.

Further information on further training can be found on the website of the Swiss Society of Maxillofacial Surgery, SGMKG.

  • If you are interested in a postgraduate training position, please send a written application with the usual documents to Prof. Dr. mult. Florian M. Thieringer, MHBA, Chief Physician of the Clinic for Maxillofacial Surgery.

Contact chief physician's office

Mrs. Katrin Roulet


Phone +41 61 265 73 44

Fax +41 61 265 72 98

Oral and maxillofacial surgery

University Hospital Basel

Spitalstrasse 21, CH-4031 Basel