Born in the Netherlands. Licenced as MD in 1999 (Izmir). Completed surgical residency at Ege University (2005). Fellowship of Endocrine Surgery between 2005 – 2008 and attending surgeon at Division of Endocrine Surgery, Ege University Hospital until 2012. Received European Board of Surgery Qualification in Endocrine Surgery (2010). Associate Professorship of Surgery 2012 – 2017. Currently Professor of Surgery at Ege University. Launched laparoscopic and robotic endocrine surgery (incl. Thyroidectomy, parathyroidectomy and adrenalectomy) and Endocrine Surgery outpatient clinic at Ege University. Launched (robotic) transoral endoscopic thyroidectomy and parathyroidectomy in Turkey. Editorial position in many international journals. Produced endocrine diseases – related books and papers. Invited Professorship to many international clinics and meetings.