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Switzerland Report

Nature of OMFS (pick)
Dual degree in OMFS mandatory
Timing of second degree (if any)
Dentistry/medicine before specialty training
Length of specialty training
6 yrs (1 general surgery/1 surgery or anaesthesia/4 OMFS). The two additional years are currently under review.
Number of OMFS specialists
Number of OMFS trainees
Number of OMFS training rotations

Major (Hub) units
National Specialty Assoc.
Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Mund-, Kiefer- und Gesichtschirurgie (SGMKG)
Contact for specialty association
Dr.Dr. A. Terzic – Secretary
Medical Assoc (confirming status)
Section representative
Dr.Dr. Henri Thuau
Board Representative

Oral Surgery:
Training available in Geneva, Bern, Zürich, duration 3 years. No statistics available.
Number of oral surgeons
In hospital practice: ?
In office practice: ?
Oral surgery training duration
3 years
Update on national OMFS scene
Changes since last year
No change
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