She was born in 1954 in Çanakkale. She completed her primary and secondary education in Biga. In 1972, she graduated from Biga High School.
She graduated from Cerrahpaşa Faculty of Medicine of Istanbul University in 1979. She worked as a general practitioner with Prof. Dr. Türkan Saylan who was also the Founder of Istanbul Hospital of Lepra, Skin and Venereal Diseases.
She completed her specialty education in the Dermatology Department of Cerrahpaşa Faculty of Medicine between 1982-1986, and obtained the chance to study in collaboration with an eminent dermatologist Agop Kotoğyan, MD, PhD.
After completing her specialty training, she started to work as a Dermatologist in 1986 in the dermatology clinics of Istanbul Training & Research Hospital in Samatya.
She became the Clinical Chief of this department in 1993, and maintained her position for 12 years until 2005.
In 2005, she started her career in her current position as Clinical Supervisor. Until 2018, she worked as a Lecturer.
In 2018, she started to work in the dermatology clinic of DOKU Medical Center.