He graduated from the medical faculty of the Voronezh state medical Institute (1976).
Surgeon in the Voronezh 3rd city clinical hospital(1977-1984). Deputy chief physician of the 2nd city clinical hospital named after K.V. Fedyaevsky (1984-1986). Deputy chief physician (1986-2001), chief physician (since 2001) of the city clinical emergency hospital.
Author of a number of articles on the organization of health care and emergency medical care.