Dorthe Aarslev is educated in Aarhus as a nurse in 1985.
She has been working as a medical consultant for 12 years, selling hormones used in infertility treatments.
In this period she has been working together with many doctors working with infertility, and she has participated in many international infertility meetings. She has been a nurse in both public and private fertility clinics. The last 14 year she has been employed at Maigaard Fertility Clinic
She is educated as a sexologist in 2010. Since then she has been working with patients in private settings.