Medical Candidate, University Gothenburg, Sweden, 1967. Doctor of Medicine, University Gothenburg, Sweden, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy in Medicine, University Lund, Sweden, 1982.
Resident, Ear Nose and Throat University Hospital, Gothenburg, 1972; resident, Ear Nose and Throat University Hospital, Helsingborg, 1973-1976; senior resident, Ear Nose and Throat University Hospital, Lund, 1976-1982; assistant head ear, nose and throat department, Halmstad Hospital, Sweden, 1982-1985; assistant head ear, nose and throat department, Helsingborg Hospital, since 1985. Research fellow Ear Nose Throat Clinic, Iowa City, Iowa, 1980. Visiting physician Ear Nose Throat Clinic, Erlangen, Germany, 1992, House Ear Institute, Los Angeles, 1995, Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1992.
Sergeant Swedish Coast Artillery, 1964. Member Politzer Society, Barany Society, Swedish Association for Ear Surgery, Swedish Vestibular Society (chairman, secretary 1985-1989), Foundation Portmann, Rotary.
Married Kerstin Anita Andersson, November 8, 1969. Children: Anna, Kristin, Mattias.