Urs Braegger is Professor and Head of the Department of Reconstructive Dentistry and Gerodontology at the School of Dental Medicine at the University of Bern, Switzerland, a position he assumed in 2014. He holds a dental degree from the University of Bern, Switzerland (Dr. med. dent. 1980) as well as certificates in Periodontology (1987), Reconstructive Dental Medicine (2000), Medical Manager (2002) and Oral Implantology (2012). He served at the Faculty of the School of Dental Medicine and coordinated the comprehensive undergraduate curriculum from 1985-2010. He contributed numerous scientific publications related to imaging, periodontal and periimplant tissue conditions and longterm prosthetic risks. Prof. Braegger is a member of several professional organizations, fellow of the ITI and former president of the Swiss Society for Reconstructive Dentistry and the Swiss Society of Dentomaxillofacial Radiology. He performs reviews for several scientific journals.