Bachelor of Medicine, BChir, Zagazig University, Egypt, 1975. Master of Science in General Surgery, Zagazig University, Egypt, 1979. Doctor of Medicine in General Surgery, Zagazig University, Egypt, 1985.
Diploma in modern management, Cambridge Tutorial College, England, 1993. Diploma in business management, Cambridge Tutorial College, England, 1995.
House officer, Zagazig U. Hospitals, 1976-1977; resident in general surgery, Zagazig U. Hospitals, 1977-1980; assistant lecturer, Zagazig U. Hospitals, 1980-1985; lecturer faculty of medicine, Zagazig U. Hospitals, 1985-1989; assistant professor, Zagazig U. Hospitals, 1989; consultant in general surgery, Samarec Medical Superior vena cava syndrome, Khobar, Saudi Arabia, 1989-1993; consultant surgeon, quality improvement physician, Saudi Aramco, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, since 1994. Consultant in modern medicine, Nicosia, Cyprus, 1993.
Member New York Academy of Sciences, Egyptian Surgeons Society, International Society Quality Health Care, American College Physician Executives, Egyptian Society for Quality in Health Care, Egyptian Medical Syndicate, Arab African Society Gastroenterology and Endoscopy, National Association for Healthcare Quality, Egyptian Philatelic Society, National Geography Society, Writers' Union, Al-Sharkya Sports Club.
Married Nival Mosa Rizk, May 19, 1977 (divorced April 1988). 1 child, Hadeel; married Effat Abdul Mohsen Mohamed, July 14, 1990. Children: Merhan, Marwan, Mohannad, Shahd, Farah.