Prof. Dr. Dr. Dr. Shahram Michael Ghanaati

University Education

1995 – 1996      Studies in Physics, Johann Wolfgang Goethe-University Frankfurt am Main, Germany

1997 – 2004      Studies in Medicine, Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz, Germany

2004 – 2009      Studies in Dental Medicine, Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz

Professional Career

Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz, Germany

02/2005 – 05/2005 Research Fellow at the Clinic of General and Visceral Surgery, University Hospital Mainz, Director (emer.) Th. Junginger

06/2005 – 09/2015 Research Fellow, Institute of Pathology (part-time), Director (emer.) Prof. Dr. Dr. CJ Kirkpatrick)

Clinic of Oral, Cranio-Maxillo-Facial and Facial Plastic Surgery (MKPG),

Johann Wolfgang Goethe-University Frankfurt am Main, Germany

Since 2007 Employee (Director: Prof. Dr. Dr. Dr. R. Sader)
10/2013 Approval as Medical Specialist in Oral and Maxillo-Facial Surgery
01/2010 – 09/2013 Medical Coordinator of the Head and Neck Tumor Center of the University Center for Tumor Diseases
Since 2013 Head of the Head and Neck Tumor Center of the University Center for Tumor Diseases
Since 2013 Head of the Onco-Surgical and Reconstructive Focus of the MKPG
10/2013 – 03/2016 Managing Senior Physician
03/2016 Additional title “Plastic Surgeries”
Since 04/2016 Chief Physician and Deputy Clinic Director
11/2017 Approval as Adjunct Professor (APL Professor)

Further education

Since 01/2017: Further education in psycho-social oncology (WPO), IC curriculum 2017/2018, PSO working group for psycho-oncology of the German Cancer Society, German Working Group for Psycho-Social Oncology

Since 2018 Intensive Seminar on Hospital management

Fields of work

Oncological surgery, traumatology, patient-specific implant-based craniofacial surgery, plastic reconstructions as well as biomaterial-based tissue reconstruction.

Fields of research

Platelet rich fibrin (PRF), Biomaterial-based regeneration, Development of clinically relevant concepts, Biomaterial-specific cellular reaction and inflammatory pattern, Biomaterial based soft tissue reconstruction, Biomaterial based bone reconstruction

Publications

Total number peer-reviewed: 99

Published abstracts: 25

Research awards and other awards

  • Congress Award for the Best Lecture at the FICCG, Teheran, Iran
  • 2009 Congress Award for the Best Poster 5th Bern Spiessl-Symposium 2009, Basel, Switzerland
  • 2011 Frankfurt Research Award, Advancement Award of the Rudolf Geißendörfer-Foundation to complement previous research
  • BMBF Innovation Award for the following project: FixNaht – fixing surgical sewing material
  • UCT Research Fellowship, Johann Wolfgang Goethe-University Frankfurt am Main, Germany (Sponsor: Heinrich and Erna Schaufler Foundation)
  • Young Investigation Award, Oncogene signal transduction, Johann Wolfgang Goethe-University Frankfurt am Main, Germany
  • Facilitation through the facilitation program “Focusing on Young Scientists” (support line B); Johann Wolfgang Goethe-University Frankfurt am Main, Germany
  • Isiah Lew Research Memorial Award, American Academy of Implant Dentistry
  • UCT Research Fellowship to become acquainted with a foreign Comprehensive Cancer Center (CCC), Johann Wolfgang Goethe-University Frankfurt am Main, Germany
  • IPJ (International Poster Journal) Award in the context of the German Dentists’ Conference