Graduated from Istanbul Medical Faculty of Istanbul University in 1987, completed his residency in department of ophthalmology of Cerrahpasa Medical School in 1992., worked as a research fellow iin Louisiana State University Eye Center in 1993, joined Texas Retina associates as an observer for six months.He published 45 articles in peer reviewed ophthalmology journals. He has been working as clinical professor in Vitreoretinal Service of Cerrahpasa Medical School and Dunya Eye Hospital.