Prof. DDr. Andreas Moritz University Clinic of Dentistry Vienna
He enrolled at the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Vienna in 1978 and received his doctorate in 1989 (Dr. med. univ.). He then completed his specialist training to become a Doctor med. dent.
Andreas Moritz has been practicing at the University Dental Clinic in Vienna since 1995. From the very beginning of his practice, he focused on laser dentistry and established a special outpatient clinic for laser dentistry. He is the author of the book “Oral Laser Application”, which was published in 2005 and covers all application fields of dental lasers. The book is considered a standard text book in oral laser application and represents a unique wealth of knowledge in this field. (It has been translated into English, Chinese and Korean)
He is one of the pioneers in this field and co-founder of the International Society for Oral Laser Applications, SOLA for short. He is highly motivated to establish this innovative form of therapy and shares his knowledge here in worldwide lectures and practical hands on courses. Training centers have been established with international universities, most recently in India and China.
Andreas received the professorship for Unit Dental Education in 1999.
From 2004 – to 2007, Andreas has been involved as Vice Curriculum Director at the Bernhard Gottlieb University Dental Clinic and has been instrumental in making significant decisions to enhanced student support.
In 2007, he took over as interim Head of the Department of Conservative Dentistry, and in 2010, he assumed the role as Head of the now renamed Specialist Department of Conservative Dentistry.
Andreas Moritz was a visiting professor at the University of Milan in 2006. Since 2014 and until now, he is a visiting professor at the “Peking Union Medical College Hospital” in China.
Since 2012, he has been Head of Organizational Units and Medical Director of the University Dental Clinic Vienna. With its completely reconceived “Unit – Dental Education” training program, the University Dental Hospital provides best care for patients and solid, practical training for students. Under the guidance of experienced clinicians, future dentists learn state-of-the-art techniques in line with the latest scientific findings in dentistry.