Graduate, University Munich, 1974.
Resident Red Cross-Hospital, Munich, 1974-1975, resident in general surgery, 1976-1977. Resident Institute of Pathology-Municipal Hospital Munich, 1975-1976. Member staff urological clinic University Munich, 1977-1984, head staff urological clinic, 1984-1990.
Head department urological clinic University Lübeck, Germany, since 1990. Dean medical faculty University Luebeck, since 2000. Director German Society Urology, since 1994, Society Extracorporeal Shock Wave Treatment, since 1987, laser research cooperative study group University Munich, since 1986.
Fellow American Society Laser Medicine. Member German Cancer Society, German Society Laser Medicine, American Urological Association (correspondent member), International Society for the Study of the Aging Male.
Married Beate Christiane Henke, August 29, 1975. 1 child, Anna.