Has born in Ankara (Turkey) in 1962. Completed the elementary and intermediate education in Ankara. Graduated from Ege University Faculty of Dentistry in 1984. Obtained the Ph.D. degree from Department of Prosthodontics of the same faculty in 1993. Attended as full professor in 2003 and still continuing. He has textbooks in Turkish, chapters in two books published in English and Turkish by international and national publishers, and 50 scientific articles published in international and national peer reviewed journals. He gave several lectures in international and national meetings as invited speaker.