Prof. Hoffmann qualified as an OMFS surgeon in 1997 at the University Hospital Tübingen and finished his PhD-Thesis in 1999. Since 2010 he is chairing the Dept. of OMFS at the University Hospital in Heidelberg, which is one of the major units in Germany, covering a broad scope of surgical techniques. At present Prof. Hoffmann holds the position as the Past-President of the German Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (DGMKG) and as a member of the board of the German Association of Surgery (DGCH).
His main focus is in the field of Traumatology and Reconstructive Surgery. He has special interests in image data based planning, treatment of Vascular Anomalies, CLP and bone regeneration.