Clinic of Maxillofacial Surgery

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    Ratzeburger Allee 160

    23538 Lübeck


Organisation profile

About us

Our research activities focus on the following topics:

  • Pharmacological protection of the salivary glands from radiogenic damage for patients with malignant tumors in the head and throat region
  • Transfer of glandula submandibularis for treatment fo the dry eye (keratoconjunktivitis sicca), autologous tear replacement
  • Immunohistochemical, ultrastructural and functional long-term study on the innervation and secretion of the submandibular gland after transplantation
  • Differential gene expression in head and neck tumors
  • Expression of epithelial and endothelial growth factors in malignant salivary gland tumors
  • Development of the quality of life of our tumor patients 
  • Clinical and radiological study on primary stability and long-term examinations after prosthetic restoration of endosseous implants in the maxilla
  • Morphological and functional investigation of the dose-dependent protection profile of lidocaine on the radiogenic changes of the gl. parotis during fractionated radiotherapy of the head and neck region
  • pN1 - Study: Efficacy of postoperative adjuvant radiotherapy in patients with squamous cell carcinoma of the oral cavity or oropharynx and simultaneously histologically confirmed solitary ispilateral cervical lymph node metastasis (pN1)

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. Our work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being


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