Dr. Wolfaardt is a Professor Emeritus, Division of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta. Dr. Wolfaardt is a Co-founder and past member of the Institute for Reconstructive Sciences in Medicine (iRSM). His clinical and research interests have been in the area of Maxillofacial Prosthodontics with particular emphasis in the area of head and neck reconstruction, osseointegration and advanced digital technologies in surgical design and simulation. Dr Wolfaardt has published 110 papers in peer reviewed journals. Dr. Wolfaardt was awarded Honorary Membership by the Canadian Dental Association. The Alberta Dental Association and College presented the Award of Excellence to Dr. Wolfaardt.The American Academy of Maxillofacial Prosthetics honored Dr. Wolfaardt with the Andrew J. Ackerman Memorial Award. The British Prosthodontic Society awarded Honorary Membership to Dr. Wolfaardt and he received the Life Achievement Award of the Edmonton Zone Medical Staff Association.