Study of dentistry at Munster, Berlin and Aachen
1987 obtained licence to practise
1988 obtained doctorate: Dr. med. dent.
since 1987 numerous advanced training courses in Germany and abroad, e.g. Sweden, Switzerland, USA
1988-1990 specialist dentistry training for oral surgery at the University Hospital Aachen under Prof. Koberg
1988 introduction of the Brånemark implant system in Aachen and point of contact for implant patients at the hospital
since 1989 consultant for advanced implant training courses
since 1989 consultant for bone augmentation
since 1989 introduction of implantology in various practices and provision of support to colleagues locally
1990 practicing implantology in Cologne
1992 establishment of own practice at Theaterplatz 9-11, Aachen
Member of the following renowned specialist associations:
BDIZ EDI: European Association of Dental Implantologists; DGI: Deutsche Gesellschaft für Implantologie [German Implantology Society]; BDO: Bundverband deutscher Oralchirugen [Federal Association of German Oral Surgeons]; DGZMK: Deutsche Gesellschaft für Zahn-, Mund- und Kieferheilkunde [German Society for Dental, Oral and Orthodontic Medicine]; APW: Akademie Praxis und Wissenschaft [German Academy of Practice and Science]; DGP: Deutsche Gesellschaft für Parodontologie [German Society of Periodontology]
Practical knowledge of additional specialisms gained in the field of periodontology, endodontics and prosthetics.