Jakob graduated in dentistry in 1987 at the University of Utrecht, Netherlands, and emigrated to Italy in the same year. Since 1990, general practitioner in a private dental office at Calusco d’Adda (BG, Italy).
First approach to periodontal and implant surgery and implant supported prosthodontics in 1993, continuously updating professional knowledge and skills following lectures and attending courses. Lectures and gives hands-on courses on implant related as well as periodontal plastic surgery subjects since 2007.
A strong focus on digital treatment planning aided by all means of digital support systems such as intra-oral scanning, CBCT-scanning and planning software such as DSD and 3-Diagnosis. Recently published a clinical follow-up study on Neoss® Tapered implants in the maxilla.