Olgar Birsel, M.D. was born in 1983 in Manisa. After finishing Galatasaray High School in 2002, he graduated from Trakya University Faculty of Medicine in 2008. He finished his residency in Istanbul University Cerrahpaşa Medical Faculty, Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology in 2014. He attended a six month orthopaedic fellowship program in the Shoulder Unit of Centre Orthopédique Santy in Lyon, France. He completed his obligatory government service in Şanlıurfa Siverek State Hospital in 2015. He is currently working in Koç University Hospital since February 2016.