Doctor of Medicine, Medical Faculty University Ljubljana, 1987—1993. Orthopaedics Surgeon, Medical Faculty University Ljubljana, 1995—1999. Master of Science, University Ljubljana, 2001.
Consultant orthopedic surgeon Orthopaedics Hospital Valdoltra, Ankaran, Slovenia, since 1999, science coordinator Slovenia, since 2004, member, ethical committee Slovenia, since 2004. Assistant professor, faculty of medicine University Ljubljana, since 2002.
Member of American Academy Orthopaedics Surgeons (associate).
Married Tatjana Simsic, July 13, 1966. Children: Maruška Rika, Neža, Gašper, Jakob.