General certified education advanced level, College Kristianstad, Sweden, 1974. Doctor of Dental Surgery, Center for Oral Health Science, Malmö, Sweden, 1979. Specialist in orthodontics, Institute Postgraduate Dental Education, Jönköping, Sweden, 1990.
Doctor of Odontology, University Lund, Sweden, 1994.
Head General Practice Clinic, Bjärnum, Sweden, 1979-1988. Assistant department orthodontics Institute for Postgraduate Dental Education, Jönköping, 1988-1990. Senior consultant, specialist in orthodontics Orthodontic Clinic, Hässleholm, Sweden, 1991-1996, head, 1997-1999.
Associate professor, senior teacher department orthodontics Faculty of Odontology, Malmö University, Malmö, 1998—2002, head, since 2003, professor, since 2006. Referee, consultant American Journal Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, since 1995. Associate consultant Department Oral Radiology, Kristianstad, 1988-1991.
Secretary Dental Society Kristianstad County, 1991-1996. Member European Orthodontic Society, Swedish Association Orthodontists, Swedish Dental Society.
Married Inger Ann-Margret Palm, May 28, 1982. 1 child, Johan.