Prof.Dr. Erkin Kır graduated from Ege University Faculty of Medicine in 1992 and completed his residency at Dokuz Eylül University Eye department in 1996 and received his diploma as an ophthalmologist. Between 1998 and 2010 he worked at Aydın Adnan Menderes University Eye Department and several public hospitals before joining Kaşkaloğlu Eye Hospital in 2014. His main interests are retinal diseases and vitreoretinal surgery. He speaks English. He is married and has one daughter.