Bedirhan was born and raised in Turkey. Following graduation from Erciyes University School of Medicine in Kayseri, Turkey, he wanted to discover research opportunities in the field of child neurology before starting his clinical practice. To that end, he worked as a postdoctoral fellow at Emory University Department of Pediatrics Division of Neurology. He is very excited to pursue his career in Pediatric Neurology at the University of Florida. He loves spending time with his lovely wife, family and friends. He also enjoys hiking, playing reed flute and watching sports.