Dr. Mommaerts
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  • Minimal invasive orthognathic surgery
    Suspension face lift
    Advanced CMF AO course
    Naples, Italy, 2007
  • Planning for facial transformation surgery
    Endoscopic orthognathic surgery

    XIX Meeting of the Spanish Association of OMFS
    Tenerife, Spain, 2007
  • Endoscopic approach to midface malformations
    Symposium "Approaches to the Face"
    Alghero, Sardinia, Italy, 2007
  • Simultaneous rhinoplasty and Le Fort-I type osteotomy
    Italian Meeting of Maxillo-Facial Surgeons
    Parma, Italy, 2005
  • Two-staged Furlow plasty, modifications and complications
    Transnasal corticotomies for TPD
    VIII Congresso Associacion Andaluza de Cirugia Oral y Maxilofacial – III Jornadas Andaluzas-Marroquies “Cirugio Ortognatica y Patalogia del Paciente Fisurado”
    Jaen, Spain, 2005
  • Facial harmonisation surgery (full day workshop)
    XVII Jornadas Nacionales de Cirugia Bucal y Maxilo-Facial de Chile
    Concepcion, Chile, 2005
  • Surgical demonstration on midface distraction in cleft patients – Cleft surgery workshop
    4th Annual Indian Society of Cleft Lip, Palate and Craniofacial Anomalies “Going for Broke”
    Hyderabad, India, 2005
  • Furlow’s technique in session “How much muscle mobilization and push back for cleft palate repair is adequate?”
    Semi-open dissection with anatomical reconstruction in session “How radical should primary nose correction be during primary cleft lip repair?
    4th Annual Indian Society of Cleft Lip, Palate and Craniofacial Anomalies “Going for Broke”
    Hyderabad, India, 2005
  • Orthognathic or distraction surgery, which way forward?
    Mandibular lengthening by osteodistraction
    The Eurocran Distraction Study
    AO Symposium – Distraction Osteogenesis of the Craniomaxillofacial Skeleton
    Davos, Switzerland, 2004
  • Anatomy Lab course on New techniques in blepharoplasty
    XVIIth European Congress for Cranio-Maxillofacial Surgery
    Tours, France, 2004
  • Workshop on Transverse bimaxillary osteodistraction
    1st International Oxford Distraction Course,
    Oxford, UK, 2004
  • Bimaxillary transverse ostedistraction and its histological base
    3rd International Oxford Distraction Symposium
    Oxford, UK, 2004
  • Neurocranial suture transplantation in the correction of coronal suture transplantation
    Autumn Meeting of the Belgian Society for Stomatology and Maxillo-Facial Surgery.
    Brussels, Belgium, 2004
  • Orthognathic osteodistraction. Which indications are left and why?
    Dutch Centre for Orthodontic Study
    Utrecht, the Netherlands, 2003
  • Aesthetic refinements in orthognathic surgery
    A study day in Aesthetics in Facial Surgery, The British Association of OMFS
    London, UK, 2003
  • Endoscopic forehead lifting – a simplified approach
    Congress Jumele Brussels, XXXième Congrès de l’Association Française des Chirurgiens Maxillo-Faciaux en Voorjaarsvergadering van de Koninklijke Belgische Vereniging voor Stomatologie en Maxillo-Faciale Heelkunde. Brussels, Belgium, 2003
  • Orthofacial surgery – full day course
    Università degli Studi di Torino, Divisione di Chirurgia Maxillo-Facciale
    Torino, Italy, 2003
  • Transverse bimaxillary ostedistraction
    Course Orthognathodonzia, Ferrara University, Ferrara, Italy, 2003
  • Paediatric craniofacial surgery
    Joint Autumn meeting of the Belgian Society for Pediatric Surgery and the Department of Pediatric Surgery of C.H.R.U. Lille
    Bruges, Belgium, 2002
  • OBA – a versatile Ortho Bone Anchor Ein vielseitiges osseointegriertes Verankerungssystem
    Neue osseointegrierte Verankerungssysteme für die Kieferorthopädie,
    Hannover, Germany, 2002
  • Bimaxillary transverse osteodistraction
    Joint meeting Dutch and South-African Associations for Oral & Maxillo-Facial Surgery
    Amsterdam, the Netherlands, 2002
  • New therapies in craniosynostosis
    Symposium - A face with a future – VAGA
    Antwerp, Belgium, 2002
  • Mandibular lengthening using local anaesthesia
    Facial microsomia and osteodistraction
    Bimaxillary transverse osteodistraction – smile enhancement

    Spring meeting of the Centre for Orthodontic Study.
    Ghent, Belgium, 2002
  • New surgical techniques for orthodontic purposes
    Seminar at the University of Sassari,
    Sassari, Sardinia, Italy, 2002
  • Endoscopic forehead lifting, a simplified technique
    Videosurgery, International meeting
    Oostende, Belgium, 2002
  • Functional reconstruction in orthognathic surgery
    Committee of young doctors for health education, Ministry of Health, Hungary, Full day course ,
    Budapest, Hungary, 2001
  • Transverse distraction prior to vertical and sagittal corrections
    Hungarian Association or Oro-Maxillo-Facial Surgery, annual meeting,
    Budapest, Hungary, 2001
  • Is early distraction a solution for the ascending ramus compartment in facial microsomia?
    Dutch Cleft Palate Meeting,
    Alkmaar, The Netherlands, 2001
  • Bimaxillary transverse distraction – smile aesthetics
    13th International conference of Orthodontists.
    München, Germany, 2001
  • Transverse distraction prior to vertical and sagittal maxillofacial corrections
    Mandibule: O.D.M.F. & Chirurgie, XXXVIIIe Congrès de Stomatologie et de Chirurgie Maxillo-faciale.
    Rouen, France, 2001
  • Transverse distraction prior to vertical and sagittal maxillofacial corrections
    International Conference on Orthognathic Surgery,
    Udine, Italy, 2001
  • The transverse dimension in the face and occlusion in the surgical case
    National medical Israeli meeting (MEDAX),
    Tel Aviv, Israel, 2001
  • Transverse discrepancies in the maxilla
    Sagittal hypoplasia of the mandible
    Distraction osteogenesis and Orthodontics, VU Amsterdam
    Amsterdam, the Netherlands, 2000
  • Workshop on Transversal distraction of the maxilla with the TPD-distractor.
    Workshop on Mandibular lengthening with the MD-DOS
    Cranio-Maxillo-Facial Distraction in Graz
    Graz, Austria, 2000
  • Definitive treatment of transverse discrepancies
    Mandibular lengthening under local anaesthesia

    Cranio-Maxillo-Facial Distraction in Graz
    Graz, Austria, 2000
  • Distraction in orthognathic surgery, transverse maxillomandibular hypoplasia
    Alveolar ridge atrophy – Distraction versus augmentation, Alveolar distraction – indications and methods

    2. international Symposium on Distraction Osteogenesis in Cranio-Maxillofacial Surgery,
    Stuttgart, Germany, 2000
  • Distraction with MD-DOS
    Meeting of the Spanish Society of Orthodontics
    San Sebastian, Spain, 2000
  • Distraction with TPD and TMD
    Distraction Symposium, Free University Amsterdam,
    Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2000
  • Workshop MD-DOS, TPD, TMD
    Distraction in Bruges
    Bruges, Belgium, 1999
  • Computer aided design planning environment for cranial surgery
    Dutch Association for Cleft Palate a Craniofacial Anomalies
    Genk , Belgium, 1999
  • Mandibular distraction versus BSSO
    2nd International Congress on Cranial and Facial Distraction Processes.
    Paris, France, 1999
  •  Les bénéfices apportés par la distraction osseuse. Résultats analysés sur 35 patients, et présentation du suivi orthodontique
    Association Orthodontique Française des Spécialistes en O.D.F.
    Paris, France, 1999
  • Distraction versus orthognathic surgery for mandibular advancement
    Bone borne appliances for maxillary expansion
    AO ASIF Distraction osteogenesis Course
    Louisville, Kentucky, USA, 1999
  • MD-DOS and TPD
    Symposium on Maxillo-Facial Distraction Osteogenesis
    Milano, Italy, 1999
  • Principles of mandibular distraction under local anesthesia
    Transpalatal distraction in maxillary constriction
    International Symposium of Distraction Osteogenesis in Maxillofacial Surgery,
    Barcelona, Spain, 1999
  • Workshop MD-DOS Mandibular distraction osteogenesis system
    Distraction osteogenesis,
    Veenendaal, The Netherlands, 1998
  • Intra-oral distraction
    Manchester Medical Society
    Manchester, UK, 1998
  • Distraction in adults
    Case reports of distraction
    Dutch Distraction Day
    Wageningen, The Netherlands, 1998
  • Cirugia ortognatica y plastica complementaria : BSSO, SLOT, Distraccion, Mentoplastias, Liposuccion, Plastia reductora de Labio, Complicaciones en Cirugia Ortognatica, Inicicion a la Blefaroplastia , Le Fort I, Cincha Alar, Consideraciones Nasales, Intubacion Nasal a Oral, Anatomia en Rinoplastia, Planification en Rinoplastia, Cirugia en la Proyeccion de la punta nasal, Osteotomie Zigomatica
    “Sandwich”, Distraccion Transpalatal
    Distraccion Osteogénica en Maxilar y Mandibula
    Traumatologia Tercio Medio
    Mesa Rotonda Cirugia Ortognatica
    XIV Jornadas Nacionales de Cirugia Bucal Y Maxilofacial
  • Distraction intra-orale
    Journées de Chirurgie Maxillofaciale de l’UCL,
    Brussels, Belgium, 1998Concepcion, Chile, 1998
  • Distraction of the mandible in Angle Class II/I adults
    Discussion on distraction osteogenesis, VU Amsterdam,
    Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 1998
  • Distraction and Orthognathic Surgery
    Callus Distraction Course,
    East Grinstead, UK, 1998
  • Introduction of a new intraoral device
    Symposium on distraction osteogenesis: a revolutionary technique in bone lengthening,
    Division of Continuing Education of Tufts University
    Boston, USA, 1998
  • Workshop on the Bruges intraoral orthognathic distraction systems (MD-DOS)
    Congrès de l’Association Française de Stomatologie et Chirurgie Maxillo-Faciale,
    Montpellier, France, 1997
  • Workshop on the Bruges intraoral orthognathic distraction systems (MD-DOS)
    International Symposium on Distraction Osteogenesis in Cranio-Maxillo-Facial Surgery
    Stuttgart, Germany, 1997
  • The intraorally applicable distraction device for treatment of mandibular hypoplasia
    International Symposium on Distraction Osteogenesis in Cranio-Maxillo-Facial Surgery,
    Stuttgart, Germany, 1997
  • MD-DOS, a distractor for “ambulatory” mandibular lengthening
    International Congress on Cranial and Facial Bone Distraction Processes,
    Paris, France, 1997
  • Primary Lip Surgery - the traditional “North American” approach
    Controversies in cleft lip and palate
    Copthorne, United Kingdom, 1997
  • The sandwich zygomatic osteotomy in developmental deformities
    The combination of lip-adhesion and guidance plate therapy in unilateral cleft lip and palate
    The importance of primary muscle reconstruction in bilateral cleft lip
    Subspinal Le Fort I osteotmy and influence on nasal width and rhinoplasty
    Tip reduction rhinoplasty: control over projection and width
    Lower blepharoplasty (New techniques and innovations with the use of fibrin glue
    Inaugural meeting of the Philippine Society of Craniomaxillofacial Surgeons,
    Manila, Philippines, 1996
  • Tip rhinoplasty and Le Fort I-type osteotomy
    Fifth International Scientific Meeting of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
    Alanya-Antalya, Turkye, 1996
  • Invited international discussant
    Session “Teaching of orthognathic surgery during times of decreased surgical activity” and “Evidence-based medicine and clinical trials” of the 1996 Joint Midwinter Conference of the American Association of Orthodontists and the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
    Atlanta, USA, 1996
  • The malar “sandwich”-osteotomy in developmental, posttraumatic and congenital deformities
    5th meeting of the International Association of Maxillo-Facial Surgeons in Training - “Periorbital reconstruction”
    Amsterdam, the Netherlands, 1995
  • Teaching clinic on eyelid surgery/blepharoplasty
    OMF Surgery Club of Great Britain
    Bruges, Belgium, 1995
  • Middle third facial surgery
    Mandibular hypoplasia - surgical management
    Open bite - surgical management
    Simultaneous aesthetic procedures

    Symposium on surgical/orthodontic treatment of maxillo-facial deformities, 1er. Curso Internacional,
    Barcelona, Spain, 1995
  • Undesirable nasal changes following Le Fort I osteotomy - prevention and correction
    Mini-symposium on orthognathic surgery

    Free University of Amsterdam,
    Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 1994
  • Cosmetics in orthognathic maxillofacial surgery
    International College of Maxillo-Facial Surgery
    San Antonio, Tx, USA, 1994
  • Reshaping the midfacial pyramid - simultaneous Le Fort I-type osteotomy and correction of the nose
    Reshaping the cervicomental area - corrections of the mandibular border, liposuction and skinredraping
    2nd Course of the European Association for Cranio-Maxillo-Facial Surgery on Orthognathic Surgery
    Salzburg, Austria, 1994
  • Simultaneous aesthetic procedures in orthognathic surgery
    Institute of Reconstructive Surgery
    Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico, 1993  

    Surgeries in France, Germany, Israel, the Netherlands, Portugal, India