He was born in 1972 in Athens and completed his studies (Degree in Medicine, PhD and specialty) at the University of Patras. He was received further, post-graduate training in Neurourology/Female Urology at Morriston Hospital in Swansea, Wales, UK (Honorary Registrar) and for 6 months in Andrology and Transrectal Ultrasonography at Musgrove Hospital, in Taunton, UK. He worked for 3 years as a Medical Consultant with pharmaceutical companies, being particularly active in the sectors of Urology and Andrology, while during the same period he also had a private practice as an Urologist. He was elected Lecturer of Urology at the University of Patras in October 2007. He has authored 15 articles (10 on PubMed with more than 90 citations).