Graduated from the 2nd Moscow Medical Institute named after Pirogov. Later took additional professional training and worked for 5 years as a surgeon. In 1991 finished her post-graduate studies specializing in endoscopy at the Institute of Post-Graduate Education and continued her training as a resident at the Moscow Medical Academy.
From 1997 has been working as endoscopist in one of the clinics affiliated with the Sechenov Moscow Medical Academy. Specialist in gastro-, colno- and bronchoscopy.