Doctor of Medicine, Charité University Hospital, Berlin, Germany, 2003.
Intern Kantonsspital St. Gallen, Switzerland, 2002. Registrar, orthopaedic surgery Charité Campus Benjamin Franklin, Center Trauma and Reconstructive Surgery, Berlin, 2003—2007. Orthopaedic spine fellow Uppsala University Hosp, Sweden, since 2008.
Fellow: Swedish Orthopaedic Society. Member: Association for the Study of Internal Fixation Spine, German Association Orthopaedics and Orthopaedic Surgery, American Academy Orthopaedic Surgeons.