Doctor of Philosophy in Surgery, Paracelsus Medical Private University, Salzburg, 2007.
Free journalist, photographer Westfälische Nachrichten, Munster, Germany. Student assistant Institute Anatomy and Cell Biology University Marburg, 1994—1995. Lecturer Georg Thieme Publication, Heidelberg, Germany, 1995—1999.
Emergency physician, 2001—2004. Author column "Read on your Behalf" Der Chirurg, since 2004. Presenter in field; emergency doctor Technology University, Munich, since 2001.
Member of German Surgical Society.