LutzAssociate Professor

Maxillo-Facial Surgery

University Hospital of Strasbourg, France

Tel : +33 3 88 11 62 08



2013 : 2nd year of Ph.D in Computer Science, Mathematics, Computer Science and Engineering (University of Strasbourg, France – CNRS – IMFS)

2010 : Inter-University Diploma in Orthognathic Surgery (University of Lyon, France)

2009 : Master in Computer Science, Computer Science, Imaging and Robotics applied to Medecine and Surgery

Report : “Changes in Facial soft tissues Morphology after Orthognathic Surgery.”

2006 : Diploma of National Board in Oral and Maxillo-Facial Surgery (University of Bordeaux, France)

2006 : Bachelor in Biological and Medical Sciences « Anatomy-Morphogenesis-Imaging » (University of Strasbourg, France)

2005 : Diploma of National Board in General Surgery (University of Bordeaux, France)

2005 : Doctor of Medicine, Thesis : « Submental flap and Prefabricated Temporalis fascia flap :purpose of their

simultaneous use in the treatment of cheek defects due to Noma. » (University of Bordeaux, France)

2004 : Inter-University Diploma in Medical and Surgical Anatomy of the Face (University of Bordeaux, France)

Titles and University Hospital Positions

Sep 2011 : Senior Lecturer, Oral and Maxillo-Facial Surgery Department, Pr. WILK, University Hospital of Strasbourg, France

Nov 2009 – Août 2001 : Associate Physician, Oral and Maxillo-Facial Surgery Department, Pr. WILK, Anatomy Department, Pr. KAHN, University Hospital of Strasbourg, France

Nov 2005 – Oct 2009 : Senior Resident, Oral and Maxillo-Facial Surgery Department, Pr. WILK, Anatomy Department, Pr. KAHN, University Hospital of Strasbourg, France

Nov 2000 – Oct 2005 : Residency in Surgery (5 years), Orthopedic Surgery : 1 year, Cardivascular and digestive surgery : 1 year, ENT : 6 months, Plastic Surgery : 6 months, Oral and Maxillo-Facial Surgery : 2 years


2012 : Award of the « Gueules Cassées » military foundation : scholarship for PhD Thesis on «Dévelopment of an intraoperative guidance system in the treatment of dentofacial deformities »

2012 : Innovation Award of the Ministery for Research and Higher Education

2012 : Alsatian Federal Award of Strategy and Innovation

2010 : Award of the Paris Anatomic Society for the best scientific communication “Alterations of facial anatomy after orthognathic surgery: 3D CT Scan evaluation using a segmentation algorithm.”, Lutz JC, Clavert P, Veillon F, Marescaux J, Wilk A, Wolfram R, Kahn JL, Soler L

2008 : Best Scientific communication – Surgical Approaches Courses – Besançon

1991 : Cambridge First Certificate in English

1989 : Weicker Scolarship award : 1 year residency at St.Paul’s School – Concord – NH, USA


English – Fluent (1 year in the USA)

German – read, spoken, written

Swedish – basic level

Latin and ancient Greek

Scientific presentations (selection)

2013 “Using interforaminal endodistraction in various indications.”  Lutz JC, Krenkel C

– 27th ICMFS World Congress (International College for Maxillo Facial Surgery).

– March 5-9th 2013, Congress Centre, Bad Hofgastein, Austria.

2011 “Virtual and Augmented Reality of the facial hard and soft tissues: breakthrough in orthognathic surgery” Lutz JC, Nicolau S, Soler L

– Living Imaging (LIVIM) International Symposium.

– December 1-2nd 2011, Strasbourg, France.

2011 “An update in computer-aided orthognathic surgery.”  Lutz JC

– Symposium on orthognathic surgery.

– June 6th 2010, Lyon, France.

2011 “Titanium mesh reinforced U-shape mentplasty : technique and results.”  Lutz JC, Zink S, Del Pin D, Wilk A, Bruant-Rodier C, Bodin F

– 55th National Congress of the French Plastic Surgery Society

– November 22-24th, 2010, Paris, France.

2010 “Alterations in facial soft tissues after orthognathic surgery: 3D CT Scan évaluation using a skin segmentation algorithm”  Lutz JC, Bodin F, Veillon F, Marescaux J, Soler L, Wilk A

– 46th National Congress of the French Maxillo-Facial surgery and Stomatology Society

– Septembre 30th – October 2nd, 2010, Paris, France.

2009 “Symphyseal endodistraction osteogenesis and implantation : first cases in France.” Lutz JC, Krenkel C

– 10th Alveolar Endodistraction Course.

“Distraction osteogenesis of the mandible and maxilla – New technique : Single Endodistraction Implant KRENKEL® standard and mini.”

– Décembre 4-5th, 2009

– Paracelsus Medizinische Privatuniversität Salzbourg, Austria.

2009 “Simultaneous treatment of both maxillar and mandibular transversal deficiency using distraction osteogenesis.”  Wilk A, Zink S, Barrière P, Nussbaumer J, Lutz JC

– International Society of Craniofacial Surgery (ISCFS) XIII Biennial Congress –

Craniofacial Surgery : Controversies and Concensus

– Septembre 26-30th 2009, Oxford, United Kingdom.

Scientific work (Publications)

Original Articles (selection)

2010 “Is The High Submandibular Transmasseteric Approach to the Mandibular Condyle Safe for the Inferior Buccal Branch?”  Lutz JC, Clavert P, Wolfram-Gabel R, Wilk A, Kahn JL

Surg Radiol Anat. 2010 Dec;32(10):963-9

PubMed PMID: 20461515

2010  “The laryngeal fat body. ”  Lutz JC, Clavert P, Wolfram-Gabel R, Kahn JL.

Morphologie. 2010 May;94(305):13-9. Epub 2010 Jan 15.

PubMed PMID: 20079673.

2009  “MRI evidence of lateral pterygoïd muscle palpation. ” Barriere P, Lutz JC, Zamanian A, Wilk A, Rhiem S, Veillon F, Kahn JL.

Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2009 Oct;38(10):1094-5. Epub 2009 Jul 29.

PubMed PMID:196435752008  “Mandibular metastases from an ileum stromal tumor. ”  Lutz JC, El-Bouihi M, Vidal N, Fricain JC, Robert M, Deminière C, Zwetyenga N.

Rev Stomatol Chir Maxillofac. 2008 Dec;109(6):399-402. Epub 2008 Nov 17.

PubMed PMID: 19010506