Prof. Taner Yavuz was born in Istanbul. He graduated from Istanbul University Cerrahpaşa Faculty of Medicine as a medical doctor. He completed his residency in Pediatrics and his fellowship in Pediatric Cardiology in Istanbul Medical Faculty. He worked as a faculty member at Abant Izzet Baysal University Düzce Medical Faculty and İzzet Baysal Medical Faculty. He also worked as a Pediatric Cardiology Specialist at Zeynep Kâmil Women’s and Children’s Disease Training and Research Hospital. He established the Department of Pediatric Cardiology at Okan University. Dr. Taner Yavuz worked as a faculty member at the English and Turkish Medical Faculties of the University. In recent years, his studies have focused on prenatal follow-up, postnatal treatment and catheter interventional procedures especially for babies with critical congenital heart disease. In November 2018, he started to provide services to pediatric cardiology patients in Atasehir Branch of Istanbul Allergy.