She was born in Dağyolu, Kyrenia, Cyprus on 09.05.1952. She attended primary, secondary and high schools in Cyprus. She was graduated from Cerrahpaşa School of Medicine, Istanbul University in 1979. She completed the medical specialty education in Zeynep Kamil Maternity and Children’s Hospital in 1984 and she started working as medical specialist in Gaziantep in the same year. Working as physician in Gaziantep Maternity Hospital from 1986 to 2008, Dr. Kandemir was retired on July 2008.

Being married and mother of two children, Dr. Kandemir has been working as Gynecologist and Obstetrician at Sani Konukoğlu Hospital since September 2008.