In the age of Instagram, Facebook and the like, here comes a rather old-fashioned webpage that is updated once in a decade:

  • Born in Bonn-Bad-Godesberg on 4/16/75
  • Brought up in Meckenheim, Abitur in 94
  • Civil Service at a school for mentally handicapped children in 95
  • 95-98 studied physics in Tübingen
  • 98-01 studied Medical Informatics in Heidelberg/ Heilbronn
  • 96-99 Scholarship from “Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes”
  • 98-2001 work on transcranial magnetstimulation at the psychiatric hospital of university Ulm
  • 99-2002 freelancer for Daimler-Chrysler research centre Ulm
  • 2001 participated in the IPHIE masterclass for health informatics
  • 2002 masters thesis at the Surgical Planninf Laboratory, Brigham Womens Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston
  • 2003 -2007 PhD student at Surgical Robotics Laboratory, Clinic for Maxillofacial Surgery – Clinical Navigation and Robotics, Berlin
  • 2007-2011 Aplication Engineer and Product Manager at Visage Imaging in Berlin
  • 2011-2020 Business Development Manager Medical Robotics at KUKA in Augsburg
  • 2020 -2021 short excursion as Medical Robotics Market Lead at Stäubli
  • since 2021 Lead Business Development Manager Medical Robotics at B.Braun New Ventures GmbH in Freiburg
  • married to Gila since 2005, two daughters
  • Interests: Drumming, Jazz

In november 2006, the system that is the basis of my PhD thesis was used in the clinic for the first time. With this new system, a bone piece can be taken from the iliac crest to reconstruct a defect in the mandible.