• 2014 Diploma, Fellow of FESSH, European Society for the Surgery of the Hand, Paris
  • 2012 Academic title: „Ph.D“ (immunology), topic: innate immunity in infected burn wounds (UMC Groningen, Promotor: Prof.Dr.P.M.N.Werker, Prof.Dr.G.Molema)
  • 2008 Board certification hand surgery, Hannover, Germany
  • 2007 Scuba diving physician
  • 2006 Board certified plastic, aesthetic and reconstructive surgeon, Hannover, Germany
  • 2000 Board certified surgeon (emphasis traumatology), Bochum, Germany
  • 1995 Foreign medical resident, Columbia University, scholarship Ministry of Science and Education of Austria; Shoulder Service, Columbia University, New York USA, Prof.Dr.L.U. Bigliani
  • 1992 Medical student, Elective, Orthopedics, University of Toronto Mt.Sinai, Prof.A.E.Gross