Visiting student, Eastern Michigan University, 1984. Doctor of Dental Surgery, Gothenburg (Sweden) University, 1987.
Specialist trainee, Sahlgrens Hospital, Gothenburg, 1989-1991; researcher department anatomy, U. Gothenburg, 1990-1991; specialist trainee, Center Hospital Halmstad, Sweden, 1992-1994; specialist trainee, Queen Victoria Hospital, East Grinstead, England, 1994-1995; oral and maxillofacial surgeon, Käkkirurgiska Kliniken, Skövde, Sweden, since 1995.
Second lieutenant Lappland Ranger Regiment, 1981-1982. Member Swedish Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, Scandinavian Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons.
Married Gunilla Marianne Karlsson, August 10, 1991. Children: Andrea, Axel, Ellinor.