Doctor of Philosophy, Hacettepe University, Ankara, 2000.
Research assistant Hacettepe University Faculty Dentistry, 1994—2000, teaching fellow, 2000—2004, assistant professor, 2004—2006, associate professor, since 2006. Clinical observer Ohio State University School Dentistry, Columbus, 2001, postdoctoral fellowship, 03.
Member of International Association Dental Traumatology.
Married Evrim Anil Türkmen. Children: Atlas Deniz, Kivanç Alaz.