Dr. Ilser Turkyilmaz obtained his dental degree from Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey in 1998. He completed his PhD program at the same university in 2004. Then he worked in the Department of Biomaterials, Institute of Clinical Sciences, Sahlgrenska Academy, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden in 2005. He worked as an Implant Prosthodontic Fellow in the Department of Restorative and Prosthetic Dentistry, the Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio from 2007 to 2008. He has been working as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Prosthodontics at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio, Texas since 2008. He has also been serving as the Director of Dental School Implant Clinic since 07/2011. Dr. Turkyilmaz earned Diplomate status within the International Congress of Oral Implantologists in 2011, which is the highest honor showing efforts in education, research and actual clinical experience with dental implants.