Dr. Gurun earned his DMD and Prosthodontic training at the University of Istanbul, Turkey. He remained on faculty at the University as an assistant professor while also maintaining a private practice. Dr. Gurun completed a fellowship program in Prosthodontics at the University of Florida, College of Dentistry. He spent four years teaching as a full time faculty member there in the Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, also maintaining his faculty practice. Dr. Gurun joined the UDM Prosthodontic Department in 2001 and also received his U.S. DDS degree from the same institution. He has published both abstracts and articles mostly related to clinical techniques. He is also active in a number of professional associations. Dr. Gurun's practice is limited to prosthetic and restorative dentistry including crown and bridge, implants, removable dentures, cosmetic dentistry and operative procedures.