Doctor of Medicine, University Medicine, Bucharest, Romania, 1991.
Resident in cardiac surgery, department cardiac surgery Fundeni Hospital, Bucharest, Romania, 1992—1998. Cardiac surgeon Cardiology Center, Iasi, Romania, 1998—2002, senior cardiac surgeon, 2002—2004, Clinic Thoracic and Cardivascular Surgery, Heart and Diabetes Center North Rhine-Westphalia, Bad Oeynhausen, Germany, 2004—2006. Senior cardiac surgeon, department cardiac surgery University Rostock, Germany, 2006—2008.
Director, department surgery congenital heart defects Heart and Diabetes Center, Bad Oeynhausen, since 2008.
Member of German Society Thoracic and Cardiovasc.