ProMurat Türkün was born in İzmir in 1965. He graduated from the Faculty of Dentistry, Ege University in 1987. He completed his PhD thesis entitled “Calcium hydroxide and sodium hypochlorite as the irrigation materials” in 1994. Lateron, he acquired his associate professor degree in Endodontics in 1998. Dr. Türkün has been working as a professor in Department of Restorative Dentistry. He is editor of Journal of Ege University School of Dentistry. He has also been working in continuous postgraduate education commission in İzmir Chambers of Dentists since 2003. Aside from having over 100 articles about restorative dentistry and endodontics published in international and national journals, he has performed many oral and poster presentations in various national and international congresses, and continues to give lectures and hand-on courses about various topics in restorative dentistry.