Academic Staff

Bornstein, Michael

Professor Bornstein, Michael

Professor (HKU), Associate Professor (University of Bern, Switzerland), Dr. med. dent. (University of Basel, Switzerland), Board 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
Research profiles: HKU Scholars Hub

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. Pittayapat P, Jacobs R, Bornstein MM, Odri GA, Lambrichts I, Willems G, Politis C & Olszewski R. Three-dimensional Frankfort horizontal plane for 3D cephalometry: a comparative assessment of conventional versus novel landmarks and horizontal planes. European Journal of Orthodontics 2017;. doi:10.1093/ejo/cjx066
  2. Yeung WKA, Tanaka R, Khong PL, von Arx T & Bornstein MM. Frequency, location, and association with dental pathology of mucous retention cysts in the maxillary sinus. A radiographic study using cone beam computed tomography (CBCT). Clinical Oral Investigations 2017;22:1175-1183. doi:10.1007/s00784-017-2206-z
  3. von Arx TH, Schaffner M & Bornstein MM. Patent nasopalatine ducts: an update of the literature and a series of new cases. Surgical and Radiologic Anatomy 2017;. doi:10.1007/s00276-017-1926-8
  4. Sendi P, Bertschinger N, Brand C, Marinello CP, Bucher HC & Bornstein MM. Measuring the Monetary Value of Dental Implants for Denture Retention: A Willingness to Pay Approach. The Open Dentistry Journal 2017;11:498-502. doi:10.2174/1874210601711010498
  5. Wang F, Bornstein MM, Hung K, Fan S, Chen X, Huang W & Wu Y. Application of Real-Time Surgical Navigation for Zygomatic Implant Insertion in Patients With Severely Atrophic Maxilla. Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 2017;. doi:10.1016/j.joms.2017.08.021
  6. Ducommun F, Bornstein MM, Bosshardt D, Katsaros C & Dula K. Diagnosis of tooth ankylosis using panoramic views, cone beam computed tomography, and histological data: a retrospective observational case series study. European Journal of Orthodontics 2017;. doi:10.1093/ejo/cjx063
  7. Bender PHILIP, Salvi GIOVANNI, Buser DANIEL, Sculean ANTON & Bornstein MM. Correlation of Three-Dimensional Radiologic Data with Subsequent Treatment Approach in Patients with Peri-implantitis: A Retrospective Analysis. The International Journal of Periodontics & Restorative Dentistry 2017;37:481-489. doi:10.11607/prd.2844
  8. Bornstein MM & Zheng L. Wie steht es mit der malignen Transformation beim oralen Lichen planus?. Quintessenz 2017;68:805–813.
  9. von Arx THOMAS, Antonini LINDA, Salvi GIOVANNI E & Bornstein MM. Changes of Periodontal Parameters after Apical Surgery: Correlation of Clinical and Cone-beam Computed Tomographic Data. Journal of Endodontics 2017;43:876-884. doi:10.1016/j.joen.2017.01.016
  10. Suter VALERIE G, Sjölund SOPHIA & Bornstein MM. Effect of laser on pain relief and wound healing of recurrent aphthous stomatitis: a systematic review. Lasers in Medical Science 2017;32:953-963. doi:10.1007/s10103-017-2184-z

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