Doctor of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, 1976. Doctor of Science in biomedical Engineering, Technion, 1983.
Fellow in cardiology Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, 1985-1987. Resident in internal medicine Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel, 1983-1985, head division invasive cardiology. Invasive cardiologist, dean faculty medicine Technion, Haifa, since 1999.
Director Invasive Cardiology Division Rambarn Medical Center, since 2005.
Married Dalia Shohat, November 6, 1979. Children; Ofrat, Hagit, Karen.