Degree in biology and sport medicine, University Limoges, France, 1976. Postgraduate, University Paris VI, 1978. Certified in microsurgery, University Paris VI, 1979.
Resident in plastic surgery, St. Louis Hospital, Paris, 1977; resident in plastic surgery, Foch Hospital, Paris, 1978; private assistant in plastic surgery, Office of Doctor Paul Tessier, Paris, 1979; assistant in plastic surgery, St. Antoine Hospital, Paris, 1980-1985; private practice aesthetic plastic surgery, Paris, since 1982. Plastic surgeon Foundation Adolphe de Rothschild, Paris, since 1981.
Member International Society Aesthetic and Plastic Surgery, Society Française de Chirurgie Plastique Reconstructive et Esthetique. SOFCEP (board directors since 1994, president 2001).
Married Sylvie Daniele Marie Motte Flipo, June 1986. Children: Raphaële, Floriane.