Doctor of Medicine, University Ankara, 1989. Specialist in urology, Ankara Numune Education/Research Hospital, 1995. Doctor of Philosophy in Superficial Bladder Cancer, Nijmegen (The Netherlands) University, 2001.
Resident urology Ankara Numune Education and Research Hospital, 1991-1995, specialist, trainer in urology, 1995-2000. Fellow urology Baylor College, Texas, 1997. Assistant professor Zonguldak Caraelmas University, Turkey, since 2000.
Active Turkish Military, 1993. Member International Association Andrology, European Association Urology, Turkish Association Urology.
Married Ayca Gorkem Kir, September 18, 1990. Children: Gokhan, Dogukan.