Degree in social science, University Münster, Germany, 1976. Doctor of Medicine, University Münster, Germany, 1979.
Chairman, head, professor Kunik and Poliklinik fur technische, Hospital for Prosthesis and Orthopedics, U. Münster, since 1996.
Officer German Medical Service. Member International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics (secretary), DGOT (Biesalski award 1994).
Married Susanne Miko, October 12, 1990. Children: Greta Kristina, Lars Kirstian, Sven Bastian.