Prof experiences


ANaplastologie - Activities 1985 Foundation of the Centre d'Epithèses Faciales (Facial Prosthetics Centre) in Strasbourg, France

1986 Introduction and production of the first bone-anchored prostheses in France
Prof. Manach, Dr Hamann Necker Hospital for Sick Children, Paris, France

2009 Organizer of the 24th Congress of the IAA, "When Art and Science Meet in Paris"
Paris, France 9-11th November 2009,

Surgical Consultant for rehabilitation via bone-anchored prostheses.

Training in Enhancing Applied Research and Medical Innovation in the frame of a University Diploma in Biological and Medical Engineering (DUGBM)
St Antoine Medical School, Paris, 2001


Distinctions and Associations

ANaplastologie - Distinctions and Associations .
* 2009-2011:
President of the International Anaplastology Association (IAA)
* 2008-2009 President Elect, (IAA)
* 2007-2008 Vice-President Elect, (IAA)

* since 2009:
President of the Syndicat des Epithésistes Français (SEF)

* since 2008: International Expert,
Editorial Review Board for the International Journal of Anaplastology
Active Member of the IAA since 1988

Member of the AAA Certification Committee 2003-2006
Active member of the IASPE (International Association for Surgical Prosthetics and Epithetics)

Co-founder and active member of the AEIMS since 1986
(Association Européenne des Illustrateurs Médicaux et Scientifiques)

First prize for the best professional illustration, September 1996, during the exhibition on European Medical Illustrations at AEIMS, Paris 

Interview in Göteborg, Sweden with Professor Per-Ingvar Branemark, inventor of osseointegrated prostheses for the 24th IAA Congress, Paris, October 2009

Member of the Commission for the defence of a PhD thesis in Medicine on Applications of Osseointegration in Ear, Nose and Throat Medicine: Epitheses and BAHA, by Dr Jean-François HERVE at the Medical School in Strasbourg, 28th September 2001

● Member of the Scientific Advisory Board for the 2nd International Symposium on Bone Conduction
Hearing-Craniofacial Osseointegration, Göteborg, Sweden, 11-13th June 2009


ANaplastologie - Publications Carcinomes épidermoides de la pyramide nasaleAnne-Marie Riedinger Desads, CCA Sylvain Morinière, Patrice Beuter EDK, Paris © 2013, pp 277-287

Etude de cas Réhabilitation complexe par épithèse faciale
Anne-Marie Riedinger Desads, CCA La lettre d'ORL et de Chirurgie Cervico-Faciale, N° 334, Juillet-Août-Septembre, 2013 pp 13-15

Les soins de support en carcinologie cervico-faciale, la réhabilitation par épithèse faciale
Anne-Marie Riedinger Desads, CCA Jean-Michel Badet EDK, Paris © 2012, pp 141-144

Optimal Surgical Procedures Following Tumor Resection for Successful Prosthetic Rehabilitation by means of Osseointegrated Craniofacial Implants
Patrick Hémar, MD, Anne-Marie Riedinger Desads, CCA International Journal of Anaplastology, vol 3, 08/2009

Implants extra-oraux. A propos de 50 cas
en collaboration avec les Docteurs A Charpiot, O Chambres, JF Hervé, P Million, et P Hémar et AM Riedinger-Keller
dans la Revue d’ORL et Chirurgie Cervico-Faciale, 2005.

Publications de cas dans Craniofacial Prostheses, Anaplastology and Osseointegration, Quintessence Publishing, Edited by Per-Ingvar Branemark, MD, PHD et Marcello Ferraz De Oliveira, DDS, 1997

Epithèses auriculaires fixées sur implants ostéo-intégrés, Une expérience de 9 cas,
X. Charles, P. Piller, P. Hemar, D. Herman, P.Kennel, A.M. Riedinger, C. Conraux, 1995 Annales d’Oto-Rhino-Laryngologie et de Chirurgie Cervico-faciale

Le point sur l’épithèse faciale
, Anne-Marie Riedinger 1987, Revue Française de l’Ophtalmologie

Guest Speaker

Epithèses Faciales et collaboration chirurgicale
9th December 2011, Mustapha Hospital, ENT and cervico-facial ward, Algiers, Algeria

Psychologische und künstlerische Faktoten für optimale Planung einer Gesichtsepithese Implantatgestützte Rekonstruktionen, 20 Jahre Breliner Zemntrum für künstliche Gesichtsteile 
8-9th November 2011, Berlin, Germany

Facial Prosthetics, French Experience and Collaborative Team Approach
XI Course of the Brazilian Division of the FIMF
13 – 16th October 2010, Curitiba, Parana, Brazil

Medical Prosthetics
Centre for Anatomy and Human identification, MCs Forensic Art, College of Life Sciences,
February 2008, University of Dundee, Scotland, UK

Epitesi facciali, progettazione e tecnica
15th April 2003 for the D.U. of Disegno Anatomico, Bologna, Italy


Teaching & Research

ANaplastologie - Teaching & Research 2011: 
Trainer, Advanced Classes in Anaplastology
Bone-Anchored Facial Prosthetics and Surgical Hands-On,
27-29th March, 2011, 26th IAA Congress, Tampa, Florida, USA

Trainer at Workshop and Bone-Anchored Facial Prosthetics
from 18th to 21st October 2010, The Branemark Institute, Bauru, Brazil, 
advanced classes for prosthetists, demonstrations of different techniques

1996 to 2000: 
Lecturer in Medical Illustration and Didactics, and tutoring the projects of graduate students at the Ecole Supérieure des Arts Décoratifs de Strasbourg (ESADS)

1998 to 2000: 
Research on biomaterials with a view to making an anatomic model for teaching purposes in collaboration with Dr Chantal Prévost, Doctor and Anaesthetist, and Xavier Fohrer, Engineer


● Moderator, Panel: Possibilities and limitations for Facially disfigured Patients
with the participation of distinguished international experts:
Prof. Anders Tjellström, Prof. Sylvie Testelin, Dr Françoise Firmin, Dr Kerstin Bergström, Dr Philipp Federspil, Mr Keith Thomas
24th Congress IAA, November 9-11th 2009, Paris, France

● Moderator, Panel: Craniofacial Osseointegrated Implant Case-Based Panel
with the participation of distinguished international experts:
Congrès American Anaplastology Association, Washington, DC, USA, September 2007

● Participant, Panel Discussion Rehabilitation with an Anaplastology.
2è OSSEO Congress, June 2009, Gothenbourg, Sweden

● Participant, Panel Discussion: Maximizing Surgical Prosthetic Reconstruction for Optimal Patient Outcome, AHNS/AAA Congress American Anaplastology Association, Chicago, Illinois, USA, August 2006


Workshop: Silicone pigmentation and skin translucency
2è Congrès OSSEO, Juin 2009, Göteborg, Suède

Workshop: Epitheses Production:
Applications to the new silicone modelling technique: Sculpting an ear
Congrès American Anaplastology Association,, Washington, DC, USA, Septembre 2007

Workshop : Sculpting from the Inside Out : Nasal Prosthesis Design Considerations,
Congrès American Anaplastology Association, San Diego, Californie, USA juin 2003

Workshop : Painting with Silicone,
Congrès American Anaplastology Association, Phoenix, Arizona, USA juin 2001


ANaplastologie - Lectures Challenges in making Auricular Prostheses10th European Craniofacial Congress, June 24-27 2015, Göteborg Sweden

La reconstruction par épithèse auriculaire47è Congrès de la Société Française de Chirurgie Cervico-Faciale, Le Corum, Montpellier, 5-7 décembre 2014

Bone Anchored Ear Prostheses: Bar and Clips versus Magnets28th Annual Educational Conference, May 28-30th 2014, Denver, Colorado, USA

Using High Consistency Silicones in Facial ProstheticsForum 2013, October 4-6th 2013, Southend-on Sea, England, UK

Facial Rehabilitation during First World War, the French-British Collaboration
IMPT Congress September 5-7th 2013, Inverness, Scotland, UK

The Role of the French in Facial Rehabilitation, from Past to Present, 27th International Anaplastology Association Congress, May 9-11th 2013, Nashville, Tennessee, USA

Carcinomes de la pyramide nasale: réhabilitation faciale, chirurgie et épithèseP. Hémar et A-M Riedinger, SFCCF Congress, 23-24 novembre 2012, Tours, France

Achieving a Realistic Nasal Episthesis
26è Congrès de l'International Anaplastology Association, May 30-June 2nd 2012, Gand, Belgique

La réhabilitation par épithèse à ancrage osseux:
une collaboration active entre le chirurgien ORL, l'épithésiste et le patient
25-26 Novembre 2011, 44è Congrès de la Société Française de Carcinologie Cervico Faciale Besançon, France

Creative Solutions for Facial Prostheses
25è Congrès IAA/ Osseo, mars 2011, Sarasota, Florida, USA

Artistic Considerations and Optimal Management for an OI Facial Prosthesis
Congrès Advanced Digital Technology in Head and Neck Reconstruction, 5-8 Mai 2011, Freibourg, Allemagne

Facial Prosthetics, French Experience and Collaborative Team Approach
XI Course of the Brazilian Division of the FIMF
October 13 – 16, 2010, Curitiba, Parana, Brésil

Sheet folding method for sculpting an ear, International Facial and Body Prosthetics Conference, Forum septembre 2006, Southend on Sea, Essex, England

Was kann man noch machen wenn man alles ausprobiert hat als Retentionen für Gesichtsepithesen?, Octobre 2005 Congrès IASPE, Münster-Hornheide, Allemagne

Magnetic retention onto glasses for anaplastologies
Congrès American Anaplastology Association, septembre 2005, San Antonio, Texas, USA

Facial Implant Cases in Irradiated Bone, Congrès American Anaplastology Association, juin 2003, San Diego, Californie, USA

15th Century Color Techniques and Possible Applications,
Congrès American Anaplastology Association Washington DC, USA mai 2000

Panel discussion : Problem Cases - Technology Savvy Solutions,
Congrès American Anaplastology Association Washington DC, USA mai 2000

12 years experience with facial implants,
Congrès IMPT, Londres, Angleterre, septembre 1999

Bone anchored implants : clips versus magnets,
Congrès IASPE Linz, Autriche, octobre 1998

Les épithèses en chirurgie faciale,
Diplôme Universitaire de formation permanente en Chirurgie Faciale, CHU de Nancy, décembre 1997

Les épithèses faciales ou anaplastologies,
Congrès ORL « AFACE », Gérardmer, France, septembre 1997

Ten Years Experience in France with Implants for Facial Prostheses,
Congrès American Anaplastology Association Orlando, Florida, mai 1997

Psychologie : Erfahrungen aus der Praxis des Epithetiker,
Congrès FEO, Rottach Egern, Allemangne, janvier 1993

Alternative Retentionen zu Knochenverankerte Weichsilicon Epithesen,
Congrès IASPE Linz, Autriche, novembre 1992