Important milestones in Professor Sailer’s professional career

  • 1962

    Start of professional career

  • Medical training

    1962–1968, University of Erlangen

  • Dr.med.

    1968, University of Erlangen, Germany

  • Dentistry training

    1968–1971, University of Erlangen

  • General surgery and traumatology

    1971/1972, University of Würzburg

  • General surgery and traumatology

    1971/1972, University of Würzburg

  • Research Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England

    1976/1977, Great Britain

  • Research Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England

    1976/1977, Great Britain

  • General surgery and traumatology

    1978, University of Würzburg

  • German consultant specialist in maxillofacial surgery

    1978, Germany

  • 1979

    Wassmund Prize from the German Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

  • Academic teaching qualification, University of Zurich

    1980, Zurich

  • Facial plastic surgery

    1981, Boston USA

  • Extraordinarius (ao Prof.)

    1985, University of Zurich

  • Swiss consultant specialist for maxillofacial surgery

    1985,

  • Ordinarius (ord. Prof.) and clinical director of the Clinic for Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

    1987, Zurich University Hospital

  • Medical Director of the School of Dentistry (ZZM)

    1989–1994, University of Zurich

  • Honorary doctorate, University of Athens

    1994, Greece

  • Honorary doctorate, University of Naples

    1995, Italy

  • Membership of the German National Academy of Sciences Leopoldina

    1996, oldest scientific association in the world

  • 1996

    Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England

  • Membership of the Armenian Academy of Medical Sciences

    1999, Armenia

  • Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh

    2000, Scotland

  • Research Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England

    1972–2001, Great Britain

  • Research Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England

    1972–2001, Great Britain

  • 2001

    Opening of the Cleft Centre, Mangalore

  • 2001/2002

    Opening of the Klinik Prof. Sailer

  • 2002

    Opening of the Cleft Centre, Hyderabad

  • 2004

    Opening of the Cleft Centre, Chennai

  • 16 academic honorary memberships

    1983–2006,

  • Honorary doctorate, University of Chennai

    2007, India

  • Honorary doctorate, University of Timisoara

    2009, Romania

  • Opening of the new Cleft Clinic in Kerala

    2012, India

  • 2012

    Humanitarian Life Time Achievement Award (ICPF)

  • Opening of the Cleft Centre in Lahore

    2013, Pakistan

  • Opening of the Klinik Prof. Sailer in Bad Ragaz

    2013, Bad Ragaz

  • 2014

    European CEO Award for the best private medical healthcare provider in Europe