Started the practice in 1973. He earned his medical degree at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York in 1967. He completed his medical internship at Brookdale Hospital Center in New York and his residency in dermatology at the Tufts New England Medical Center in Boston, Massachusetts in 1971. He was a major in the U.S. Army and Chief of Dermatology at Walson Army Hospital in New Jersey from 1971-1973 before opening the practice in Monroe, New York. He has served as a Clinical Instructor of Dermatology at Montefiore Hospital and Medical Center in New York and is Board Certified in Dermatology. He loves golf.