Dr. Elif Gündüz is an active international lecturer. She has published many scientific articles and lectured in Turkish, German and English. She has lectured sports dentistry and orthodontics in Vienna, İstanbul , Pristina, İzmir, Antalya, San Francisco and Dubai.

Dr. Elif Gündüz is an active member of the Academy for Sports Dentistry (ASD) since 2012. Dr. Gündüz is honored as the liaison of the European Association for Sports Dentistry (EA4SD) to ASD in 2018.

Her interest areas are:

“Child and Adult Dentistry”
“Child and Adult Orthodontic Treatments”
“Implant and Esthetic Dentistry”
“Orthodontic Bone Regeneration”
“ Custom made contemporary orthodontic treatment methods”
“ Sports Dentistry- Preventive Dentistry”

After graduating from Ankara University Dental School in 1999, Dr. Gündüz studied orthodontics at the University of Vienna Dental School (renamed as Vienna University Bernhard Gottlieb Dental School in 2006). She worked on a range of different scientific projects under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Hans-Peter Bantleon until 2015.

Dr. Gündüz has a private practice in Istanbul since 2007.

During her specialization in orthodontics at the University of Vienna, she gained expert knowledge on periodontology and oral surgery. Dr. Gündüz studied “single tooth implants and tooth transplants” in Graz Karl Franzens University Departments for Oral Surgery and Implantology under the supervision of Prof Dr. Antranik Eskici. Since 2012, Dr. Gündüz is providing free of charge dental and orthodontic treatments to the children in need of help. Because of her ongoing approaches and efforts in developing dental health and education of the children; Dr. Gündüz has been nominated by AÇEV-MEK Education Centre Istanbul to Turkey’s Change Maker Project 2015 of the Sabancı Foundation.