Graduate, University Umeå, 1984. Doctor of Medicine, University Umeå, 1986.
Research assistant, teacher Institute Physiology, U. Umeå, 1981-1984; intern, Lycksele Hospital, 1984-1986; senior registrar in general surgery, Lycksele Hospital, 1986-1989; senior registrar in plastic surgery, Lycksele Hospital, 1989-1991; appointed specialist in plastic surgery, U. Hospital of Umeå, since 1991.
Second lieutenant The Swedish Marines, 1991. Fellow Swedish Society Medicine, Swedish Society Plastic Surgery, European Tissue Repair Society, Norrmjöle Golf Club.
Married Monica Helena Nilsson, May 21, 1994. Children: André, Jane.