She was born in 1965 in İzmir.
Completed her high school education in Izmir American Collegiate Institute in 1983.
She started her dental education in School of Dentistry, Ege University in 1983 and finished in 1988 by receiving D.D.S. title.
She started working as a research and teaching assistant in the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology of the same school in 1990.
In 1995, after finishing her thesis she received her Ph.D. title.
She was appointed as associate professor in 2000 and as tenure professor in 2006.
currently working in the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology, School
of Dentistry, Ege University. She is recently head of the department.