Hongyang Ma obtained his Bachelor of Dental Medicine and Surgery from Harbin Medical University and Master degree of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in the Department of Oral and Cranio-maxillofacial Surgery, Ninth People’s Hospital, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine. Currently, he is a PhD candidate (OMFS-IMPATH, KU Leuven, Belgium) with Prof. dr. Reinhilde Jacobs as his promoter and Prof. dr. Constantinus Politis as his co-promoter. He studies the assessment of the long-term follow-up of patients performed with oral oncologic reconstruction surgery.