Born in 1958.Graduated from the Tel Aviv University Sackler School of Medicine. Specialized in dermatology and venereology at the Department of Dermatology, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer. Attended advanced studies in aesthetic dermatology at the University of San-Francisco, California.Teaches and supervises medical students, dermatology interns and general practitioners in several dermatology and dermatologic surgery programs at Tel Aviv University, various dermatology departments and HMOs. Scientific editor of a book on aesthetic dermatology and author of chapters in aesthetic dermatology books and dermatologic surgery journals.Co-editor of the Israeli Medical Encyclopedia and author of several articles in the encyclopedia volume on dermatologic surgery. Author of many scientific articles published in Israeli and foreign scientific journals. Presented scientific works at dozens of local and international scientific conventions. Member of multiple Israeli and foreign scientific organizations, including the Israel Society of Dermatology and Venereology, the Israeli Society for Dermatologic Surgery (founding member), the American Academy of Dermatology, the International Society for Dermatologic Surgery, the International Society of Dermatology, and others. Served as the Chairman of the Israeli Society for Dermatologic Surgery between 2001 and 2004, and has been Deputy Chairman and Society Treasurer since 2004.