He started medical in İstanbul University in 1973. Graduated from Istanbul University Cerrahpaşa Faculty of Medicine in 1979. He started speciality in Neurology in the same university in 1980 and became neurologist in 1985. During speciality, he worked 6 months in Hacettepe University in Neurology Department in Ankara.
After he became a neurologist did 3,5 years of obligatory service for the Turkish State, first 1,5 years in military (Iskenderun Navy Hospital) and two years more in Diyarbakır Social Security Hospital. He returned to Istanbul University in 1989. He worked in Mayo Clinic Rochester Minnesota U.S.A. during 1990-1991 on Demantia and Behavioural neurology subjects.
He became Associate Professor in 1994 and continued working in Istanbul University until 1999. Between 1999-2002 worked in Kadir Has University and also Florence Nightingale Hospital.
He served in the Faculty executive committee of Kadir Has University during 1999-2000.He became a professor in 2000. Then, worked in Kozyatağı Hospital between 2004-2013. Since 2013 he has been working in Florence Nightingale Hospital.
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