Dr. Hans-Peter Bantleon received his D.M.D. at the University of Graz (Austria) in 1981. Afterwards, he became an assistant at the Departments of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and was subsequently appointed assistant professor at the Department of Orthodontics.
In 1989, he earned his qualification as university lecturer for dentistry with special regard to orthodontics.
He has been a full professor and head of Department of Orthodontics at the University School of Dentistry in Vienna since 1992. His main fields of research are biomechanics, bonding techniques and material properties. He also heads two practices in Vienna.
He has served as Chairman of the Austrian Society of Orthodontists since 1996. Dr. Bantleon is member of the European Orthodontic Society, the American Orthodontic Society, the World Federation of Orthodontists and member of the Angle Society of Europe.
He has authored and co-authored more than 200 publications and numerous textbook chapters.