M.D. degree of the University of Vienna, February 9th, 1970.
Internship at the Rudolfstiftung Hospital, Vienna, from March 1st, 1970 to January 31st, 1974. From February 1974 to October 1978 postgraduate training in Orthopaedic Surgery at the Orthopaedic Hospital Speising Vienna.
Diploma in Orthopaedic Surgery August 30th, 1977.
Diploma in Rheumatology and Sportsmedicine 1995.
Further postgraduate training in Orthopaedic Surgery from October 1978 to March 1979 at the Orthopaedic Department of the Baumgartner Höhe Hospital in Vienna.
From April 1979 to April 1988 Senior Orthopaedic Surgeon at the Orthopaedic Hospital Speising, Vienna.
Since May 1st, 1988 Head of Department of Orthopaedic Surgery of the Orthopaedic Hospital Speising, Vienna.
ISAKOS, SICOT, ESSKA, EFORT, Austrian Society of Orthopaedic Surgery, Austrian Association of Manual Medicine, Austrian Association of Sports Medicine, National Delegate of the European Society of Surgery of Shoulder and Elbow.
President of AGA (Association of German Speaking Arthroscopists) 1998/1999, 1999/2000. Board Member of the AGA.
Member of Editorial Board of the Journal Arthroskopie.
Member of the Faculty of more than 30 national and international Arthroscopy training courses.
Member of SECEC, Austrian National delegate of the SECEC.
80 Publications, 223 lectures.