Board certified orthopedic and trauma surgeon with over 17 years of experience in orthopedic, trauma and reconstructive surgery and extensive training in cardiovascular and thoracic surgery. Expert knowledge in the field of orthopedic implants and cardiac devices. Working as a Clinical Reviewer for the Clinical Centre of Excellence for TÜV SÜD Product Service since 2016 and as the Team Leader for the Ortho and Trauma Team since 2018. Medical Expert for the Clinical Audit Team within and outside the European Union. Presenter and discussant at national and international conferences on the clinical requirements and the implementation of the EU MDR. Investigator and co-investigator in national and international Phase III and IV clinical trials for pharmaceuticals and clinical studies for medical devices.