Steven graduated from the Academy for Physiotherapy in Utrecht (The Netherlands) in 1980. After graduation, he worked part-time in a private clinic in Zeist and part-time in the institution "De Sterrenberg" for physically and mentally disabled persons. In 1984 he got a job offer on the island of Curacao where he worked in the General Hospital "St. Elisabeth" and at a clinic specializing in Orthopaedic Rehabilitation. Over the years he attended many post-graduation courses in Sports Rehabilitation because of his particular interest in Sports. In 1986 he moved to another Dutch Antillean island, Sint Maarten, where he started working in a private clinic. In 1988 he decided to start his own Physical Therapy clinic and he became the founder of The St. Maarten Health Care Clinic, a clinic for Physical Therapy and Sports Rehabilitation. He works mainly outside the clinic attending to patients at home with musculo-skeletal and neurological disorders. Furthermore, he is serving the community of Sint Maarten through volunteer work and is a member of the Sint Maarten Rotary Club.