Dr. Zafer was born in Ankara, Turkey. After completing his secondary education in Ankara Ataturk High School, he started Ankara University Faculty of Medicine. He graduated from Ankara University Faculty of Medicine. In 1986, he completed his compulsory service in city of Van. Dr. Zafer has become an Aesthetic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon in 1994. After he completed his compulsory service expertise in Edirne, he served in Haydarpaşa Numune Hospital until 2000.
Dr. Zafer had training in the following hospitals and clinics in Europe: St.George Hospital London, Clinical St. Marcus, Krankenhaus Uni Frankfurt (Flap Surgery),
Rudolfinerhaus Hospital Vienna (Laser Surgery),
St. Agath to Krankenhaus Cologne (Reduction Mammoplasty Technics).
He attended more than 50 domestic and international congresses, symposia and meetings as a speaker/participant.
He is a member of following associations:
-Turkish Medical Association,
-Turkish Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery Association
-Turkish Aesthetic Surgery Association
-International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons ISAPS,
-European Society of Laser is Aesthetic Surgery ESLAS
-The European Society of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons ESPRAS.