Prof. Bernd Wöstmann, Dr. med. dent.
Prof. Bernd Wöstmann is the Chairman of the Department of Prosthodontics, Dental Clinic, at the Justus-Liebig-University Giessen, Germany. In 1985 he qualified as a dentist at the University of Münster, Germany. He worked there as an Assistant Doctor in the Department of Prosthodontics for nine years before being appointed Assistant Professor at the University of Giessen, Germany. Prof. Wöstmann became a full Professor in 1998 and earned a lifetime professorship for Clinical Materials Sciences and Gerodontology in 2002. His main areas of interest include dental biomaterials, clinical aspects of material science; impression taking in dentistry; implantology and gerodontology and long-term follow-up studies of the behavior of dental restorations.