David Schneider
PD Dr. med., Dr. med. dent.

Areas of expertise

2014–now

Private practice owner, Zollikon, Switzerland


2016–now

Visiting Lecturer, reconstructive dentistry, Partial Prosthodontics and Dental Materials Science, Center for Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Zurich, Switzerland


July 2016

Fachzahnarzt SSO für Rekonstruktive Zahnmedizin (Specialist in Reconstructive Dentistry), Swiss society for Odonto-Stomatology (SSO)


June 2016

Venia legendi (Private lecturer) for Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics and Material Science and Reconstructive dentistry, University of Zürich


April 2015

Weiterbildungsausweis SSO für orale Implantologie (Specialist in oral implantology), Swiss society for Odonto-Stomatology (SSO)


May 2014

Master of advanced studies in periodontology (MAS), University of Zürich, Switzerland. Thesis: „Comparison between clinical and digital soft tissue measurements“; Leadership: Prof. Dr. med. dent. P. Schmidlin


2013–2014

Full-time associate in an implantology, periodontology and prosthetic dentistry orientated private practice, Dres. Thomas Gaberthüel and Ueli Grunder, Zollikon, Switzerland


2009–2016

Senior Lecturer, Clinic for Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics and Material Science, Center for Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Zurich


November 2009

Doctorate in dentistry; dissertation: "Bone regeneration using a synthetic matrix containing enamel matrix derivate"; supervisors: PD Dr. med. R. Jung, Prof. Dr. med. dent. C. Hämmerle


2006–2009

Postgraduate Assistant, Clinic for Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics and Material Science, Center for Dental, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Zurich, Prof. Dr. med. dent. Christoph Hämmerle


2003–2006

Assistant (100%) in prosthodontically, implantologically and periodontologically oriented private practice, Dres. Thomas Gaberthüel and Ueli Grunder, Zollikon, Switzerland


1999–2002

Studies in dental medicine, Graduation and Diploma Oct. 2002, Center for Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Zurich, Switzerland


1998–1999

Resident, Interdisciplinary Emergency Unit, Hirslanden Clinic, Zurich, Switzerland Resident, Department of Surgery, Kantonsspital Winterthur, Switzerland


July 1999

Doctorate in medicine; Dissertation: "Endovascular treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysms" Supervision: Dr. med. M. Lachat, Dr. med. M. Enzler, Prof. Dr. med. M. Turina


1992–1998

Studies in general medicine, University of Zürich, Switzerland, Graduation and Diploma Nov. 1998, University of Zurich, Switzerland


Publications

Implants sites with concomitant bone regeneration using a resorbable or non-resorbable membrane result in stable marginal bone levels and similar profilometric outcomes over 5 years., Naenni N, Stucki L, Hüsler J, Schneider D, Hämmerle CHF, Jung RE, Thoma DS., Clin Oral Implants Res. 2021 Aug;32(8):893-904. doi: 10.1111/clr.13764., 2021

 

Accuracy of computer-assisted, template guided implant placement compared to conventional implant placement by hand – an in vitro study, Schneider D, Sax C, Sancho-Puchades M, Hämmerle C, Jung RE., Clin Oral Implants Res. 2021 Jun 18. doi: 10.1111/clr.13799., 2021

 

Hard tissue changes after guided bone regeneration of peri-implant defects comparing block versus particulate bone substitutes: 6-month results of a randomized controlled clinical trial., Benic GI, Eisner BM, Jung RE, Basler T, Schneider D, Hämmerle CHF., Clin Oral Implants Res. 2019 Oct;30(10):1016-1026, 2019

 

Decision making for implant therapy in the maxillary esthetic zone, Implant therapy: Clinical approaches and evidence of success, 2nd Edition, Quintessence publishing, 2019

 

A Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial Comparing Conventional and Computer-Assisted Implant Planning and Placement in Partially Edentulous Patients. Part 4: Accuracy of Implant Placement., Schneider D, Sancho-Puchades M, Mir-Marí J, Mühlemann S, Jung R, Hämmerle C., Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent. 2019 Jul/Aug;39(4):e111-e122., 2018

 

A Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial Comparing Conventional and Computer-Assisted Implant Planning and Placement in Partially Edentulous Patients. Part 3: Time and Cost Analyses., Schneider D, Sancho-Puchades M, Schober F, Thoma D, Hämmerle C, Jung R., Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent. 2019 May/Jun;39(3):e71-e82., 2018

 

A Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial Comparing Conventional And Computer-Assisted Implant Planning and Placement in Partially Edentulous Patients. Part 2: Patient Related Outcome Measures, Sancho-Puchades M, Alfaro FH, Naenni N, Jung R, Hämmerle C, Schneider D., Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent. 2019 Jul/Aug;39(4):e99-e110., 2018

 

A Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial Comparing Conventional and Computer-Assisted Implant Planning and Placement in Partially Edentulous Patients. Part 1: Clinician-Related Outcome Measures., Schneider D, Sancho-Puchades M, Benic GI, Hämmerle CH, Jung RE., Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent. 2018;38(Suppl):s49-s57., 2018

 

Randomized controlled clinical study assessing two membranes for guided bone regeneration of peri-implant bone defects: 3-year results., Basler T, Naenni N, Schneider D, Hämmerle CHF, Jung RE, Thoma DS., Clin Oral Implants Res. 2018 May;29(5):499-507., 2018

 

Guided bone regeneration and abutment connection augment the buccal soft tissue contour: 3-year results of a prospective comparative clinical study, Benic GI, Ge Y, Gallucci GO, Jung RE, Schneider D, Hämmerle CHF, Clinical Oral Implants Research, 2017;28(2):219-225, 2017

 

Randomized clinical study assessing two membranes for guided bone regeneration of peri-implant bone defects: clinical and histological outcomes at 6 months., Naenni N, Schneider D, Jung RE, Hüsler J, Hämmerle CH, Thoma DS., Clin Oral Implants Res. 2016 Sep 23. doi: 10.1111/clr.12977, 2016

 

Computergestützte chirurgische 3D-Planung und schablonengeführte Implantation, Schneider D, Praxis 2016;105(23):1381, 2016

 

Influence of local administration of pamidronate on extraction socket healing – a histomorphometric proof-of-principle preclinical in vivo evaluation, Fischer KR, Stavropoulos A, Calvo-Guirado JL, Schneider D, Fickl S., Clinical Oral Implants Research 2015;26(10):1135-42, 2015

 

Soft tissue augmentation of ridge defects in the maxillary anterior area using two different methods: A randomized controlled clinical trial, Akcali A, Schneider D, Ünlü F, Köse T, Hammerle CHF, Clinical Oral Implants Research, 2015;26(6):688-95, 2015

 

In-vitro evaluation of the tolerance of surgical instruments in templates for computer-assisted guided implantology produced by 3D printing, Schneider D, Schober F, Grohmann P, Hämmerle CHF, Jung RE, Clinical Oral Implants Research 2015;26(3):320-5, 2015

 

The socket-shield technique: first histological, clinical and volumetrical observations after separation of the buccal tooth segment – a pilot study, Bäumer D, Zuhr O, Rebele S, Schneider, D, Schupbach P, Hürzeler M, Clinical Implant Dentistry and Related Research, 2015;17(1):71-82, 2015

 

Volumetric measurements for evaluation of oral soft tissue changes, Schneider D, Mühlemann S, Osteology Guidelines for Oral & Maxillofacial Regeneration – Clinical Research, Quintessence Publishing 2014, Editor Giannobile, Lang, Tonetti, 2014

 

Kammerhaltung nach Zahnextraktion mit einem Kollagenkegel mit integrierter Membran: Eine Fallserie mit volumetrischer Auswertung, Annen BM, Schneider D, Schmidlin PR, Implantologie 2014;22(4):341-351, 2014

 

Labial soft tissue volume evaluation of different techniques for ridge preservation after tooth extraction: a randomized controlled clinical trial., Schneider D, Schmidlin PR, Philipp A, Annen BM, Ronay V, Jung RE, Journal of Clinical Periodontology, 2014;41(6):612-7, 2014

 

Tunnel technique with connective tissue graft versus coronally advanced flap with enamel matrix derivative for root coverage: a RCT using 3D digital measuring methods. Part II. Volumetric studies on healing dynamics and gingival dimensions, Rebele SF, Zuhr O, Schneider D, Jung RE, Hürzeler MB, Journal of Clinical Periodontology 2014;41(6):593-603, 2014

 

Tunnel technique with connective tissue graft versus coronally advanced flap with enamel matrix derivative for root coverage: a RCT using 3D digital measuring methods. Part I. Clinical and patient-centered outcomes, Zuhr O, Rebele SF, Schneider D, Jung RE, Hürzeler MB, Journal of Clinical Periodontology 2014;41(6):582-92, 2014

 

Comparison between clinical and digital soft tissue measurements., Schneider D, Ender A, Leutert C, Truninger T, Sahrmann P, Roos M, Schmidlin P, Journal of Esthetics and Restorative Dentistry. 2014;26(3):191-9, 2014

 

Biodegradation and bone formation of various PEG hydrogels in acute and chronic ridge defects in mini-pigs, Thoma DS, Jung RE, Schneider D, Hämmerle CHF, Dard M, Obrecht M, Molenberg A, Clinical Oral Implants Research, 2014;25(4):511-21, 2014

 

A randomized controlled clinical multicenter trial comparing the clinical and histological performance of a new, modified PLGA membrane to a ePTFE membrane in GBR procedures, Schneider D, Weber FE, Grunder U, Andreoni C, Meier T, Burkhardt R, Hämmerle CHF, Jung RE, Clinical Oral Implants Research, 2014;25:150-158, 2014

 

Dimensional alterations of extraction sites after different alveolar ridge preservation techniques – a volumetric study, Thalmair T, Fickl S, Schneider D, Hinze M, Wachtel H, Journal of Clinical Periodontology, 2013;40(7):721-7, 2013

 

Cemented and screw-retained implant reconstructions: A systematic review of the survival and complication rates, Sailer I, Mühlemann S, Zwahlen M, Hämmerle CHF, Schneider D, Clinical Oral Implants Research, 2012;23s:163, 2012

 

Influence of crown to implant length ratio on clinical performance of implants – a cross-sectional retrospective five year investigation, Schneider D, Witt L, Hämmerle CHF, Clinical Oral Implants Research, 2012;23(2):169-74, 2012

 

Bone regeneration using a synthetic matrix containing enamel matrix derivate, Schneider D, Weber F, Hämmerle CHF, Jung RE, Clinical Oral Implants Research, 2011;22(2):214-222, 2011

 

Volume gain and stability of periimplant tissue following bone and soft tissue augmentation – 1-year results from a prospective cohort study, Schneider D, Grunder U, Ender A, Hämmerle CHF, Jung RE, Clinical Oral Implants Research, 2011;22(1):28-37, 2011

 

Soft tissue volume augmentation by the use of collagen based matrices – a volumetric analysis, Thoma DS, Jung RE, Schneider D, Cochran DL, Ender A, Jones AA, Görlach C, Übersax L, Graf-Hausner U, Hämmerle CHF, Journal of Clinical Periodontology, 2010; 37; 659-666, 2010

 

A systematic review on accuracy and clinical outcome in computer-guided implant dentistry, Schneider D, Marquardt P, Zwahlen M, Jung RE, Clinical Oral Implants Research 2009; 20 (4s); 73-86, 2009

 

Computer technology applications in surgical implant dentistry – A systematic review, Jung RE, Schneider D, Ganeles J, Wismeijer D, Zwahlen M, Hämmerle CHF, Tahmaseb A, International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Implants 2009;24 (7s); 92-109, 2009

 

Dimensional changes of the ridge contour after socket preservation and buccal overbuilding – an animal study, Fickl S, Schneider D, Zuhr O, Ender A, Jung R, Hürzeler M, Journal of Clinical Periodontology, 2009; 36 (5); 442-448, 2009

 

Long-Term Clinical Results of Chairside Cerec CAD/CAM Inlays and Onlays: A Case Series, Otto T, Schneider D, The International Journal of Prosthodontics 2008; 21 (1); 53-9, 2008

 

Endovaskuläre Behandlung des Bauchaortenaneurysmas: Abklärung, Implantationstechnik, Nachbetreuung und Resultate, Lachat M, Pfammatter Th, Schneider D, Schmidli J, Hilfiker P, Koppensteiner R, Vogt PR, Turina M, Schweiz Med Wochenschr 1999; 129:113-119, 1999

Memberships in professional societies and organizations

Swiss Society of Odonto-Stomatology (SSO)
Swiss Society for Reconstructive Dentistry (SSRD)
Swiss Society for Oral Implantology (SGI)
Swiss Society of Periodontology (SSP)
Alliance for implant dentistry (AID): Board of Trustees
International Team for Implantology (ITI): Fellow, Speaker, Study club director
International Society for Digital Dentistry (ISDD): Scientific advisory board member
Association of Swiss Assistant and Senior Dentists (VSAO)

Lecturing activity

Over 200 presentations/lectures at national and international conferences, training and education events.

Languages

German, English, French, Italian, Czech.