Simone Heuberer, DMD

Complete Edentulism Through the Life Stages: Complete Edentulism Before 10

Dr. Simone Heuberer graduated at the Bernhard Gottlieb University Clinic of Dentistry of Vienna, Austria, in 2007. During her University studies she spent one year as an exchange student at the Medical University of Oviedo, Asturias, Spain. Since 2007 she has worked as Senior Staff at the Division of Oral Surgery of the University of Vienna. In addition she started her PhD studies in 2010. Her clinical work includes the education of the students and her specialization is oral surgery, including implant dentistry. Dr. Heuberer has focused her research on tooth agenesis, especially on the treatment of oligodontia in the growing jaw. Her recent publication presents a stable interim solution for children with severe oligodontia until their cessation of growth. Recently, the Vienna University Clinic of Dentistry has registered more than 900 patients with tooth agenesis. Dr. Heuberer has been involved in various studies on this topic with the focus on dental implant treatment. 2012 she won the ÖGK Poster Award for the topic “Oral Rehabilitation of Children with Maxillary Anodontia.”