Graduated the School of Dental Medicine at the Hebrew University – Hadassah in Jerusalem (1979). Specialized in pediatric dentistry in Hadassah. Specialty certificate in 1984. Licensed in medical hypnosis. Member, department of Pediatric Dentistry, the Hebrew University-Hadassah School of Dental Medicine, Jerusalem. (1979-2005).
Staff member, Department of Pediatric Dentistry, NY University School of Dental Medicine (1987-1989). In 2005, elected Head of the Department of Pediatric Dentistry, the Maurice and Gabriela Goldschleger School of Dental Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel. Published over 140 scientific articles in international professional journals on all aspects of pediatric dentistry, co-authored a number of chapters in books on pediatric dentistry. Member: the Israel Dental Association, FDI, AAPD, IAPD, EAPD. Editor, the Journal of the Israel Dental Association. Co-Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Clinical Pediatric Dentistry.