1983-1985 University of Konstanz, Bachelor of Science in Biology
1985-1992 Dental School University Berlin and Heidelberg, Germany
1992-2015 Dep. for Craniomaxillofacial and Plastic Surgery, University Heidelberg, and Interdisciplinary Dep. for Oral Surgery and Implantology, University of Cologne, Germany,
Since 2014 Founder and managing director of the independent “Medical Materials Research Institute” in Berlin, specialized in implant material analysis and officially accredited as testing laboratory according to DIN EN ISO/IEC 17025.
Since 2016 Guest researcher at the Charité University Medicine Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin; Department of Prosthodontics
Since 2016 Managing director and Head of Research of the non-profit CleanImplant Foundation