Medical student, J.W. Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany, 1962. Medical student, University Vienna, Austria, 1963. Medical student, University Marburg, Germany, 1964.
Doctor of Medicine, J.W. Goethe University, 1965. Specialist in internal medicine, J.W. Goethe University, 1973. Specialist in cardiology, J.W. Goethe University, 1974.
Habilitation, J.W. Goethe University, 1974.
Medical assistant University Hospital, Giessen, 1965-1967. Research fellow in medicine Berlin University Physiology, 1967-1968. Trainee in internal medicine University Hospital, Frankfurt, 1968-1973, trainee in cardiology, 1973-1974, professor internal medicine and cardiology, 1977-1991.
Chief Clinic Nordrhein, Bad Nauheim, Germany, 1991—2001. With Cardiology Center Bethanien, Frankfurt, since 2001.
(Die koronare Herzkrankheit fordert in allen zivilisierten...)
Fellow American Heart Association, European Society Cardiology. Member German Cardiology Association (chief working group cardiomyopathy 1982-1986, chief working group coronary interventions 1986-1970, Arthur Weber award 1991), Rotary.
Married Ingeborg Geier, April 5, 1965. Children: Andreas, Henning, Philipp.