Doctor of Medicine, Rostov State Medical University, Rostov-on-Don, Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics, 1971.
Resident Rostov State Medical University, 1971-1977. Physician Hospital Emergency Aid, Rostov-on-Don, 1977-1979. Assistant professor urology Rostov State Medical University, 1979-1988, professor urology, since 1988, chairman department surgery and urology, 1995—2001, chairman department urology, since 2001.
Fellow: Russian Society Urology. Member: American Urological Association, International Society Study of Aging Male, European Association Urology, Russian Association Andrology (member council since 1999), Association Don Urologists (president since 1992).
Married Tatiana Teodorovna Salzman, November 1, 1969. Children, Olga, Maxim.