Doctor of Medicine, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany, 1983.
Resident department dermatology University Darmstadt, 1985—1988, senior resident, 1988—1997. Medical director Rosenparkklinik, Darmstadt, since 1997.
Member of Rotary.
Married Suellen Maree Peers Edwards, October 23, 1980 (divorced February 1998). Children: Georgina, David. Married Sonja Sattler, April 3, 1998.
1 child Victoria Louisa.