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Austria Report

Nature of OMFS (pick)
Dual degree OMFS mandated
Timing of second degree (if any) Dentistry before or during specialty training
Length of specialty training
4 yrs
Number of OMFS specialists
Number of OMFS trainees
Number of OMFS training rotations
Major (Hub) units
National Specialty Assoc
Oesterreichische Gesellschaft fuer Mund-, Kiefer- und Gesichtschirurgie
Contact for specialty association


Prim. Univ.-Prof. Dr. Dr. Werner Millesi
Institut für Mund-, Kiefer-, Gesichtschirurgie und Zahnheilkunde
Klinik Hietzing
Wolkersbergenstraße 1
1130 Wien
Tel.: +43 1 801 10 3201

Medical Assoc (confirming status)
Oesterreichische Aerztekammer
Section representative
DDr. Michael Oeckher
Board representative
Univ. Prof. DDr. Gert Santler
Oral Surgery

Number of oral surgeons
In hospital practice: 0
In office practice: 0
Oral surgery training duration
no Oral Surgery training established

Update on national scene - No

Changes since last year
New Austrian aesthetic law allows full scope of aesthetic procedures for plastic surgeon only. Performing aesthetic rhinoplasties, blepharoplasties and otoplasties is not allowed for Oral-Maxillo-Facial Surgeons having started their training after 2015.
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