Hoekema, A.

+31 20 59 80888
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a.hoekema@acta.nl
acta ( mondgezondh )
Associate professor (Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon)

Expertise

  • Sleep disordered breathing
  • Orthognathic surgery
  • Oral & maxillofacial surgery

Professional interests

  • Oral appliance therapy for sleep disordered breathing
  • Upper airway surgery for sleep disordered breathing
  • Autotransplantations

Professional employment history

 YearOccupation
2016-presentAssociate professor, Department of Oral Health Sciences – field of Oral Kinesiology, Academisch Centrum Tandheelkunde Amsterdam (ACTA), Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
2014-presentMaster, Aesthetic Facial Surgery, University Witten/Herdecke  Germany
2012-presentOral & Maxillofacial Surgeon, Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Tjongerschans Hospital, Heerenveen, The Netherlands.
2004-2011Residency, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, University Medical Center Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
2006-2010M.D., Medicine, Groningen, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
2001-presResearch associate, Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, University Medical Center Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands.
2001-2006Ph.D., Doctoral thesis, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
2001-2004Fellowship, Maxillofacial Prosthetics, University Medical Center Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
1996-2001D.M.D., Dentistry, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands

Selected scientific publications

Doff MH, Hoekema A, Wijkstra PJ, van der Hoeven JH, Huddleston Slater JJ, de Bont LG, Stegenga B. Oral appliance versus continuous positive airway pressure in obstructive sleep apnea syndrome: a 2-year follow-up. Sleep 2013;36:1289-96.
Hoekema A
, Stegenga B, Wijkstra PJ, van der Hoeven JH, Meinesz AF, de Bont LGM. Obstructive sleep apnea therapy. J Dent Res 2008;87:882-7.
2007 thesis by Aarnoud Hoekema. 'Oral appliance therapy in obstructive sleep apnea-hypopnea syndrome; a clinical study on therapeutic outcomes'. Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, The Netherlands.
Hoekema A
, Doff MHJ, de Bont LGM, van der Hoeven JH, Wijkstra PJ, Pasma HR, Stegenga B. Predictors of obstructive sleep apnea-hypopnea treatment outcome. Journal of Dental Research 2007;86:1181-1186.
Hoekema A
, de Lange J, Stegenga B, de Bont LGM. Oral appliances and maxillomandibular advancement surgery: an alternative treatment protocol for the obstructive sleep apnea-hypopnea syndrome. Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 2006;64:886-891.

LIST OF PUBLICATIONS (from 1999 until now)

Ancillary activities

Tjongerschans Ziekenhuis - Kaakchirurg Heerenveen, 01 januari 2016
Last changes Ancillary activities: Amsterdam 27 januari 2017