Doctor of Medicine, University Frankfurt, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy, University Hannover Medical School, 1989.
Guest physician plastic surgery department University Hospital Vienna, Austria, 1977-1978. Neurosurgeon Altona Hospital, Hamburg, Germany, 1978-1981, Nordstadt Hospital, Hannover, 1981-1987, assistant professor, vice chairman, 1987-1998. Chairman neurosurgery department Friederiken Hospital, since 1999.
Member American Society Peripheral Nerve.
Married Ortrud Elisabeth Seuthe, November 3, 1976. Children: Daniel, Judith.