From 2017 to 2018 he was an assistant at Department of Equine Dentistry, Maxillofacial Diagnostic Imaging and Surgery at Veterinary Clinic Gessertshausen. He started his doctoral studies at Justus Liebig University Gießen in 2017. Silvio Kau was certified as an equine veterinary dentist (cert. EVD SVA) in 2018. He currently works as a university assistant at Institute of Topographic Anatomy at VMU where he does research on veterinary, comparative and translational dentistry. His most recent projects deal with 3D tooth morphology, morphometry and cephalometry.