Study of dentistry in Würzburg. Subsequently, after a short period as assistant dentist in private practice, switch to the University Dental Clinic of Bonn as a resident in the departments for preclinical education and prosthodontics. In 2003, opening of his own practice in Cologne, in the same year he received his doctorate degree as Dr. med. dent. Since 2010 Manager Global Education clinical at Ivoclar Vivadent in Liechtenstein. International lecturer and trainer with focus on “Removable Prosthetics”. Additional qualifications: BPS Master Instructor and Instructor for SEMCD according to Dr. J. Abe.