Ákos Petho was born in year of 1971. He finished the Medical University of Debrecen in year 1999. Before the medical studies he had studied at the Technical University of Budapest, Hungary. He became the specialist in internal medicine and nephrology. He had learned multiple practical skills, e.g.: central vein catheter insertion (temporary, permanent), kidney biopsy, per cutaneous peritoneal dialysis catheter insertion and extracorporeal treatments (e.g. hemodialysis, hemoperfusion, plasma exchange, peritoneal dialysis). He is working now at Semmelweis University of Budapest, Hungary 1st Department of Internal Medicine as assistant professor.