Doctor Loek Habbema studied medicine at the University of Amsterdam. He specialized in the Dermatologist-Venereologist in the Academic Hospital of the Free University in Amsterdam. He was then appointed head of the outpatient clinic at the Academic Hospital Rotterdam, Dijkzigt. Since 1993 he has been working as an independent dermatologist at Medisch Centrum ‘t Gooi in Bussum, of which he is also director. There he deliberately focused on areas in cosmetic dermatology and cosmetic dermatology surgery.