Reinhard W. Gansel studied medicine from 1980 in Bochum and Essen as well as dentistry in Düsseldorf.
He extended his knowledge in the areas of phlebology, angiology and lymphology with Prof.Prof.h.c.Dr.med.Dr.h.c.mult. Norbert Klüken in his practice in Essen as well as through the role of the senior physician at the St. Francis Hospital (Franziskus-Hospital) in Essen.
In 1993 Mr. Gansel acquired the specialist in dermatology and venereology, followed by qualifications in allergology and environmental medicine.
In 1996, the "Laser Medicine Center Rhine-Ruhr" ("Laser Medizin Zentrum Rhein-Ruhr") was founded in Essen.
In 2003 Mr. Gansel acquired the international qualification for cosmetic surgery "International Board of Cosmetic Surgery." A further education in Laser Medicine followed at the University of Greifswald. There, he obtained the known qualification "Diploma in Aesthetic Laser Medicine” in 2005.
Since 2007, Mr. Gansel is a certified Thermage practitioner. He is also a lecturer at several universities: since 2006 at the University of Greifswald, since 2007 he lectures "Cosmetic Surgery" at the "New University of Bulgaria" and at the "RWTH University of Aachen", as well as at the University Krems in Austria since 2011.
He is a board member of the German Dermatological Laser Society (Deutsche Dermatologische Lasergesellschaft e.V., DDL) and the Society for the promotion of a quality-oriented dermatology, DermExpert eV.
Since 2012 he is a founding member of the "German Society for Aesthetic and Reconstructive Genital
Surgery " (Gesellschaft für Ästhetische und Rekonstruktive Intimchirurgie Deutschland, GAERID) and was elected to the Scientific Advisory Board. He is advisor in the "Working Group of Associated Dermatology Institutes" (Arbeitsgemeinschaft Ästhetik und Dermatologische
Institute e.V., AADI e.V.)
His extensive medical training is being rounded up by various professional visits to the United States, Venezuela, Argentina, Brazil, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Denmark and the Netherlands, where he has an ongoing license.