DR. MED. DENT. VOLKAN GÖNNER-ÖZKAN

ORTHODONTIST

As specialist dentists for orthodontist, we have completed an extensive degree and trained further with renowned orthodontists with the highest quality standards all over the world: in South Korea, Japan, USA and France. We also constantly undergo further training keeping our range of treatments up-to-date for you at all times. We also share our knowledge with our colleagues, regularly publish papers and hold lectures.

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

Non-compliance appliances, lingual and aligner technology, MARA appliances, treatment of the mandibular joints

CV

Since 2009 Speaker for MARA workshops – from laboratory processes to clinical application
2008 – 2011 Member of the “International Advisory Committee” and the World Implant Orthodontic Association.
Since 2008 Opening of orthodontic practice F3 Orthodontics in Kronberg im Taunus
2008 Specialist dentist examination in Frankfurt/M
2006 – 2008 Orthodontic residency programme (Erasmus), Department for Orthodontics, Carolinum at the Goethe University Frankfurt, Frankfurt am Main
2004 – 2008 Orthodontic residency training at the practice of Douglas E. Toll in Bad Soden am Taunus
2003 – 2005 Consultation of children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis in the paediatric department of the Rheumaklinik Buch in Berlin (managed by: Consultant Dr med. K. Minden)
2002 Doctorate with Magna cum laude, title: “Computergestützte Untersuchung von Kiefergelenkgeräuschen mit Hilfe der Schnellen Fourier-Transformation und der Zeit-Frequenzanalyse und deren Wert für die Diagnostik [Computer-assisted investigation of mandibular joint sounds by means of fast Fourier transformation and joint time frequency analysis and its value for diagnostics]”
1999 Freelancer at the Institute of Anatomy at the Free University of Berlin(now Charité University), Prof Dr R. Graf
1998 – 2004 Research assistant, Department of Prosthetics at the Free University of Berlin(now Charité University), Prof W. B. Freesmeyer; Specialty: Mandibular joint diagnostics and treatment; aesthetic reconstruction and complex interdisciplinary patient treatment with fixed and removable dental prosthesis
1992 – 1997 Degree in dentistry at the Free University of Berlin (now Charité University)

OVERSEAS STUDY VISITS

France One-year in-office lingual programme in Paris at Dr Fillion
Japan Kanagawa University, Dep. of Orthodontics (Yokosuka) Prof SatoTokyo Medical and Dental School, Dep. of Orthodontics (Tokyo)Prof Soma

Takemoto Orthodontic Office (Tokyo) Dr Takemoto

South Korea Yonsei University, Dep. of Orthodontics (Seoul) Prof ParkKyungpook University, Dep. of Orthodontics (Daegu) Prof Kyung
USA The Tweed Study Course, Tucson, Arizona

MEMBER OF THE FOLLOWING PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

OUR ACADEMIC ARTICLES

  • V. Gönner-Özkan, U. Gönner: Use of the Headgear Effect of the M.A.R.A. Appliance (Mandibular Anterior Repositioning Appliance) in Class II/2 Treatment – A Case Report; Inf Orthod Kieferorthop 2017; 49: 214-222
  • U. Gönner: Case Study: Collège Européen d’Orthodontie, Commission d’Affiliation et de Titularisation; Case No: 15105; International Orthodontics 2016; 14: 245-261
  • W. Stelzenmueller, H. Umstadt, D. Weber, V. Goenner-Oezkan, S. Kopp, J. Lisson: Evidence – The intraoral palpability of the lateral pterygoid muscle – A prospective study; Annals of Anatomy 206 (89-95); 2016
  • A.M. Aajaji, U. Gönner, V. Gönner-Özkan, C. Palot, S. Barthelemi: Dentoalveolar and Skeletal Effects of Mandibular Anterior Repositioning Appliance; scientific  presentation at the 90th Congress of the European Orthodontic Society (EOS) in Warsaw, 2014
  • M. Bingmer, V. Özkan, J. Jo, K. Lee, H. Baik, G. Schneider: A new Concept for the Cephalometric Evaluation of Craniofacial Patterns (Multiharmony); European Journal for Orthodontics (Online),http://ejo.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/cjp152, March 2010
  • V. Gönner-Özkan, P. Meyer: Entzündliche Kiefergelenkerkrankungen – Osteoarthritis, rheumatoide Arthritis, juvenile idiopathische Arthritis, Georg-Thieme-Verlag, Wolfgang Stelzenmüller, Jan Wiesner 2nd Edition in: Therapie von Kiefergelenkschmerzen; Kapitel 19; P. 418-39; 2010
  • V. Gönner-Özkan, P.Meyer, N.Tzaribachev: Interdisziplinäre Therapie der Kiefergelenkentzündung bei Kindern mit juveniler idiopathischer Arthritis; Zeitschrift für Rheumatologie 2/2010, Springer-Verlag
  • N. Tzaribachev, J. Fritz, P. Pereira, V. Gönner-Özkan, M. Horger: Efficacy and Safety of Magnetic Resonance Imaging Guided Steroid Injections for Temporomandibular Joint Athritis; poster presentation at the 85th Congress of the European Orthodontic Society (EOS) in Helsinki, 2009
  • M. Bingmer, V. Özkan, J. Jo, K. Lee, G. Schneider: The Multiharmonious Method – A Computational Toll for Craniofacial Evaluation;poster presentation at the 85th Congress of the European Orthodontic Society (EOS) in Helsinki, 2009
  • V. Özkan, P. Meyer, U. Gönner, E. Jahn, S. Kopp: MRI versus Panoramic X-rays: Relevance in the Evaluation of the Osteoarthritis of the TMJs in Children; poster presentation at the 83rd Congress of the EOS (European Orthodontic Society) in Berlin, 2007
  • Y.M. Jo, V. Özkan, H. Weherbein, KJ Lee, R. Reinhardt, HS Baik, M Bingmer: The Comparison of German and Korean adult Cl. III patients and the origin of the malocclusion in respective country in regard to their floating norm; poster presentation at the 83rd Congress of the EOS (European Orthodontic Society) in Berlin, 2007
  • U. Goenner, V. Özkan, E. Jahn: Wirkung der MARA-Apparatur auf die Unterkieferfrontzahnstellung bei Kindern, Jugendlichen und Erwachsenen mit Klasse-II Anomalie; Journal of Orofacial Orthopedics 2007,68, 397-411
  • B. Ludwig, V. Özkan, B. Glasl: Risks of orthodontic skeletal anchorage with miniscrews; Kieferorthopädie 2006; 20 (3): 209-221
  • V. Özkan, W. Stelzenmüller, K. Landes: Pilot project of an educational film: Functional anatomy of the TMJ of a human being autopsy, 2006
  • U. Gönner, V. Özkan, E. Jahn, D. Toll: MARA and Torque-Lipbumper in adults as an alternative to orthognathic surgery, poster presentation at the 79. Annual convention of the DGKFO (Germany Society of Orthodontics) in Nuremberg, 2006
  • W. Stelzenmüller, D. Weber, V. Özkan, W. B. Freesmeyer, H. Umstadt: Is the lateral pterygoid muscle palpable? A pilot study to determine the possibilities of palpating the lateral pterygoid muscle“, Int Poster J Dent Oral Med 2006, Vol 8 No 01, Poster 301, best awarded poster presentation at the DGFDT (German Society for function, diagnostic and therapy) 37. Annual convention, in Bad Homburg, 2004
  • P. Meyer, V. Özkan, K. Minden: TMJ involvement in patients with juvenile idiopathic arthritis and possible risk factors, poster presentation 17. Symposium Praktische Kieferorthopädie (Quintessenz)/ Berlin
  • P. Meyer, V. Oezkan, K. Minden: TMJ involvement versus signs of parafunctions in pauci- and polyarticular juvenile idiopathic arthritis”, poster presentation at 81. Congress of the EOS in Amsterdam, 2005
  • U. Goenner, V. Oezkan, R. Poturak, N. Popovic, D. Toll: Investigation of lower anterior incisor tipping of fixed functionals compared to the mandibular anterior repositioning appliance (MARA), poster presentation at 81. Congress of the EOS in Amsterdam, 2005
  • E. Toll, V. Özkan: Aspects in craniofacial dysfunction treatment for optimal result, Kieferorthopädie (Quintessenz) 19: 255-266, 2005
  • P. Meyer, V. Oezkan: Effect of methotrexate on the temporomandibular joint in juvenile idiopathic arthritis patients”, poster presentation in Paris at the 6th International Orthodontic Congress, WJO 6 (Spp):A 348,p.288, 2005
  • V. Oezkan, R. Poturak, M. Sens, D. Toll: Temporomandibular joint changes after treatment with a fixed functional appliance in an adult case, poster presentation in Paris at the 6.International Orthodontic Congress, WJO 6 (Spp):A 138,p.252, 2005
  • V. Özkan, P. Meyer, F. Maravi, W. B. Freesmeyer: Parodontopathogene Keime bei Sklerodermie- versus Parodontitispatienten ohne Allgemeinerkrankung, poster presentation at the German Dentistry days in Berlin, October 26-30, 2005, Dtsch Zahnärztl Z 60 (Supp):A 131, 2005
  • P. Meyer, V. Oezkan, E.A. Holtgrave, W.B. Freesmeyer, K. Minden, M. Niewerth: TMJ disorders in patients with juvenile idiopathic arthritis according to the ILAR classification, poster presentation at the joint meeting of the IADR in Istanbul, J Dent Res 83 (Spec Iss B), A 293, 2004
  • P. Meyer, V. Özkan, E.A. Holtgrave, W.B. Freesmeyer, K. Minden, M. Niewerth: Kiefergelenkbeteiligung bei juveniler idiopathischer Arthritis: Korrelation bezüglich Erkrankungsdauer, Medikation und oligo-polyartikulärer Erkrankungsform, poster presentation at the DGFDT (German Society for function, and therapy) 37. Annual convention in Bad Homburg, 2004.
  • V. Özkan, M. Roggensack, W. B. Freesmeyer: Computer Based Examination of Temporomandibular Joint Sounds and its Significance for Diagnostics, DZZ 58 (2003) 11; 633-637
  • V. Oezkan, M. Roggensack, W. B. Freesmeyer: An Advanced Method to Investigate TMJ Sounds and its Significance for Diagnostics, poster presentation at the 81. General Session of the IADR in Goteborg