Academic Staff

Bornstein, Michael

Professor Bornstein, Michael

Professor (HKU), Associate Professor (University of Bern, Switzerland), Dr. med. dent. (University of Basel, Switzerland), Bord certified Oral Surgeon (Switzerland), Visiting Professor (KU Leuven, Belgium)

Title: Clinical Professor in Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology
Discipline area: Applied Oral Sciences
Tel: 2859 0222

Areas of Research Expertise

  1. Diagnostic imaging modalities in the oral and maxillofacial region in general
  2. Indications for CBCT use in dental medicine
  3. The maxillary sinus - an interdisciplinary approach for imaging and diagnosis

Faculty Research Group

Selected Latest Publications


  1. Bornstein MM, Horner K & Jacobs R. Use of cone beam computed tomography in implant dentistry: current concepts, indications and limitations for clinical practice and research. Periodontology 2000 2017;73:51-72. doi:10.1111/prd.12161
  2. Pittayapat P, Jacobs R, Bornstein MM, Odri GA, Kwon MS, Lambrichts I, Willems G, Politis C & Olszewski R. A new mandible-specific landmark reference system for three-dimensional cephalometry using cone-beam computed tomography. The European Journal of Orthodontics 2016;38:563-568. doi:10.1093/ejo/cjv088
  3. Haefliger S, Horn MP, Suter VG, Bornstein MM & Borradori L. Rituximab for the Treatment of Isolated Refractory Desquamative Gingivitis Due to Mucous Membrane Pemphigoid. JAMA Dermatology 2016;152:1396. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.3434
  4. Dixit S, Kalkur C, Sattur AP, Bornstein MM & Melton F. Scleroderma and dentistry: Two case reports. Journal of Medical Case Reports 2016;10. doi:10.1186/s13256-016-1086-1
  5. Wittneben JG, Gavric J, Belser UC, Bornstein MM, Joda T, Chappuis V, Sailer I & Brägger U. Esthetic and Clinical Performance of Implant-Supported All-Ceramic Crowns Made with Prefabricated or CAD/CAM Zirconia Abutments. Journal of Dental Research 2016;:0022034516681767. doi:10.1177/0022034516681767
  6. von Arx T, Janner SF, Jensen SS & Bornstein MM. The resection angle in apical surgery: a CBCT assessment. Clinical Oral Investigations 2016;20:2075-2082. doi:10.1007/s00784-015-1695-x
  7. von Arx T, Janner SF, Hanni S & Bornstein MM. Scarring of Soft Tissues Following Apical Surgery: Visual Assessment of Outcomes One Year After Intervention Using the Bern and Manchester Scores. The International Journal of Periodontics & Restorative Dentistry 2016;36:817-823. doi:10.11607/prd.3010
  8. von Arx T, Janner SF, Hänni S & Bornstein MM. Agreement between 2D and 3D radiographic outcome assessment one year after periapical surgery. International Endodontic Journal 2016;49:915-925. doi:10.1111/iej.12548
  9. Bornstein MM, Sieber AL, Jeyakumar J & Ramseier CA. Snus und die Beeinträchtigungen der Mundgesundheit: Ein Update. Swiss Dental Journal 2016;126:799-811.
  10. Chappuis V, Bornstein MM, Buser D & Belser U. Influence of implant neck design on facial bone crest dimensions in the esthetic zone analyzed by cone beam CT: a comparative study with a 5-to-9-year follow-up. Clinical Oral Implants Research 2016;27:1055-1064. doi:10.1111/clr.12692

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