Doctor of Medicine, Christian-Albrechts University, 1998.
Resident Department Plastic Surgery, Aarau, Switzerland, 1998, Department Plastic Surgery & Hand Surgery, Trier, Germany, 1999—2000. Resident department plastic surgery & hand surgery burn center University Hospital, Aachen, Germany, since 2000. Resident Department of Plastic Surgery, Hand Surgery, Burn Centre, University Hospital, Aachen, Germany, 2000—2002.
Member of German Society of Plastic Surgeons.