Elif qualified from the University of Johannesburg, South Africa with a Baccalaureus Technologiae degree in Podiatric Medicine in 2015. She ran a private clinic for 3 years in Johannesburg before deciding to move to the UK. Elif has a keen interest in foot and ankle surgery and recently passed with distinction in her masters degree in Theory of Podiatric Surgery at Glasgow Caledonian University, Scotland.
She is a member of the College of Podiatry and is registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC). She works within the foot and ankle clinic in the NHS, alongside colleagues in Orthopaedics and Diabetes.