Dr. Yusuf Kalko was born in Kagizman, Kars in 1970. He completed his primary, secondary and high school education in Ankara. He studied Chemical Engineering at Hacettepe University in between 1987-1988.
As deciding to be medical doctor, he joined Akdeniz University, Department of Medical Faculty in 1988 and successfully graduated as GP in 1994.
He has experienced in Public Health” and “Preventive Medicine during his cumpolsory stay as GP in Kastamonu. Dr. Kalko has received his speciality in Cardiovasular Surgery from Istanbul University, Istanbul Medical Faculty in 2001.