Doctor of Medicine, Düsseldorf (Germany) University, 1962. Doctor of Philosophy, Leipzig (Germany) University, 1991.
Senior House Officer, Institute Pathology, Chemnitz, 1958-1960; Senior House Officer, District Hospitals in Ludwigsburg, Hall and Rottweil, Germany, 1962-1964; Senior House Officer, Clinical for Thoracical Surgery, Zschadrass, Germany, 1965-1966; Senior House Officer, University Tchg. Hospital, Berlin-Buch, Germany, 1967; consultant, District Hospital, Pasewalk, Germany, 1968-1969; consultant, District Hospital, Altenburg, Germany, 1970-1991; consultant, Altenburg, Germany, since 1992. Director Emergency Ambulance Svc., Altenburg, 1979-1991.
Member East German Parliament, 1990. Member NAW Arztebund (chairman Thuringia), German Academy Acupuncture.
Married Rosemary Müller, October 6, 1965. Children: Eva, Bettina.