Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, University Louis Pasteur, Strasburg, 1980. Diploma Microsurgery, Marie Curie University, Paris, 1986. Diploma in Laser Surgery, Rochester (New York ) University, 1989.
Senior surgeon, Cancer Clinic, Strasburg, 1979-1980;
head department surgery, Groupement Hospitalier Prive Centre Alsace, Colmar, France, since 1981. Expert Court of Appeal, Colmar, 1985. Consultant Neomed Fribourg, Germany, Biological Research and Innovation, France, 1986, European biomedical Society (SEBIO), France, 1990.
Director Association Medicale d'Enseignement et de Recherche (AMER), Colmar, 1984.
Member Microsurgery Association.
Married Rosette Cotta, March 10, 1981. Children: Laura, Michael, Diane.