A graduate of the Poznan University of Medical Sciences. He had obtained his first degree of specialization in orthopedics and traumatology in 1999, four years later he passed the second degree of specialization, and in 2005 he defended his doctoral thesis. Tomasz Piontek is an international trainer of arthroscopic knee and hip surgical techniques.
Since 2006, Tomasz Piontek has been a doctor at Rehasport Clinic. Previously, he had worked, among others, in the Department of Paediatric Orthopaedics in Poznan, was the first football physician of Amica Wronki, and then served the same function in Lech Poznan. He had completed internships in Balgrist University Clinic in Zurich, Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology of Sports Medicine, Queens Medical Centre in the UK, and the University of Pittsburgh- Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, in the United States.