Gastroenterology Procedures: Myth and Reality

In reality, the quality and precision of endoscopic equipment and devices, which are the basis of endoscopic diagnosis, has greatly improved, and Yeditepe University Hospital patients benefit from stateof- the-art techniques and technology.

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Cartilage Transplantation From Donor Has Been Started To Perform in Turkey

Cartilage transplantation from donor is performed for many years in USA. Orthopedics and Traumatology Specialist Assoc. Dr. Gokhan Meric,Healthy cartilage from donor is transplanted to the patients such as liver and kidney he said.

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Sexual Dysfunction

Sexuality is influenced by social values, judgments and beliefs in every society. Spoke to Yeditepe University Hospital’s Department of Urology specialist about this important issue that continues to blight the lives of men and women throughout the world.

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Importance of Physical Exercise for Cardiovascular Patients

In this article, Professor Muzaffer Değertekin, the Head of Yeditepe University Hospital’s Cardiology and Heart Disease Department, briefs Reference readers on the particular importance of physical exercise for cardiovascular patients.

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All You Need to Know About Cervical Cancer

Yeditepe University Hospital’s Gynecology and Obstetrics Specialist, who has particular experience in the prevention and surgical treatment of cervical cancer, gives Reference readers a potentially lifesaving briefing.

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Big Toes Can Be A Big Problem!

Professor Uğur Şaylı Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology Hallux Valgus (bunions) and Hallux Rigidus (stiff big toe/big toe arthritis) are the most frequent problems impacting on the big toe and the first metatarsophalangeal joint of the foot that links the big toe to the foot.

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Left Untreated, GLAUCOMA Can Lead to Permanent Loss of Sight

Ophthalmologist Prof. Dr. Raciha Beril Küçümen that if left untreated, glaucoma progresses and can even lead to blindness.

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Nuclear Medicine Facilitates Early Diagnosis

Associate Professor Nalan Alan Selçuk gave us a detailed explanation of radioactive materials, their activities and tests performed at Yeditepe University Hospital using advanced nuclear medicine techniques and technology.

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Why aren’t antibiotics working any more?

Prof. Dr. Meral Sönmezoğlu prepared this briefing for Reference readers hoping to raise your awareness- of the situation, brought about by the scientifically irrational and unnecessary use of antibiotics.

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Don’t Let ALLERGIC RHINITIS Spoil Your Life

Prof. Dr. Yavuz Selim Pata, Head of Yeditepe University Hospital’s ENT Department, tells Reference readers how to spot and deal with one of the most frequently occurring allergies that may be having a more severe impact on your quality of life than you realize.

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Sleep Apnea

We were briefed by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Burcu Örmeci from Yeditepe University Hospital Department of Neurology about the problem, which can lead to serious health problems, principally brain and heart vascular disease.

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Epidurals Sorting Fact From Fiction!

We spoke to Professor Sibel Temür of Yeditepe University Hospital’s Department of Anesthesiology and Reanimation about epidural anesthesiology- popularly known simply as “epidurals”. Here, Professor Temür shares her background of knowledge and experience in the field to give Reference readers all you need to know about a subject of interest not only expectant mothers, but also many patient awaiting surgery.

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Don’t Risk Your Brain!

60-90% of Alzheimer sufferers also develop cerebral blood vessel conditions. 50% of Alzheimer cases are thought to be related to damage to the capillaries, the small branching blood vessels that represent the smallest of the body’s blood vessels. We found about the risk factors to a healthy brain and protecting the brain’s reserve capacity from the Rector of Yeditepe University, Prof. Dr. Canan Aykut Bingöl.

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Techniques and Applications Used in Gastroenterology

Gastroenterologic procedures progress over the years and find wider area of usage. Endoscope quality has improved as the basis of endoscopic diagnosis. Over 20 years have passed since the development of the videoscope.

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Turkish Physician Developed a Novel Method for Parathyroid Transplant

Endocrine Surgery Specialist from Parathyroid Transplant Clinic Dr. Transplantation of parathyroid tissue into the abdomen, implemented by Erhan Ayşan, was approved by the International Patent Institute and entered the medical literature.

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Environmental Factors and Pollution Might Cause Increases in Hypospadias Cases...

There is an increase in hypospadias cases in recent years. The Pediatry Specialist Assoc. Prof. Dr. Şafak Karaçay from Yeditepe University’s Kozyatağı Hospital states that the reasons for this significant increase are multiple environmental factors and pollution.

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Age Well With the Magic of Herbs, Veggies, Fruits

In order to age well, you have to live well, said Terekeci.A healthy diet, regular exercise and sleep routine are crucial but this kind of a lifestyle should continue throughout your life. Certain herbs also give your body a little boost given your age and environmental factors. It is possible to age well with the magic of herbs.

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He Had a Kidney Transplant, Got Rid of Heart Failure as Well

The life of the 46-year-old man Nevzat Orman changed completely 2,5 years ago when he was diagnosed with renal failure. Due to coronary failure developed during the dialysis treatment, they said he could receive transplantation and he was on the danger list. Nevzat Orman’s difficult operation was performed by the General Surgeon Prof. Dr. Gürkan Tellioğlu at the Organ Transplantation Center of the Yeditepe University Hospitals. A kidney donated by his son was transplanted into him.

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Walking Problems of Children Might Indicate Vertigo

Pointing to the fact that children can also suffer from Vertigo like adults, the Otorhinolaryngologist Prof. Dr. Arzu TATLIPINAR said: “When children have walking problems, dizziness, vomiting, fear, or sweating problems, it is definitely necessary to check if they have Vertigo. In fact, 5-6 per cent of all children may have this problem.”

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Her Kidney Stone, 6 cm in Size, Was Taken With One And a Half Hour Operation

67 year old Mürvet Gülbay from İstanbul got rid of pains she had been suffering for 5 years through a non-surgical and pain-free operation lasting one and a half hours. Stating the fact that the surgery, which was done by means of a flexible method through which the stones in the kidney are broken, a first in the world for such a big stone, the Urology specialist Prof. Dr. Faruk Yencilek said: “Our aim was to turn this huge stone into dust and we managed it.”

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Non- Surgical Reflux Treatment

The non-surgical reflux treatment has been applied all around the world since 2010. The first name using this treatment method in Turkey is Prof. Dr. Cengiz Pata, an Interior Diseases and Gastroenthology Specialist at the Yeditepe University’s Koşuyolu Hospital. Stating the fact that a patient can recover after this endoscopy surgery that takes 45 mins to 1 hour, Prof. Dr. Cengiz Pata said: “This is a permanent treatment method and the success rate is 90 per cent. We will solve the reflux problem completely with this treatment”.

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Guiding the Science of Medicine, Three Scientists are in Yeditepe

Prof .Gazi YAŞARGİL, M.D., Prof. Fahrettin KELEŞTEMUR, M.D., and Prof. Muzaffer DEĞERTEKİN, M.D., light the way for the medical community with their studies conducted in Yeditepe University.

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Istanbul Microneurosurgery Course / Hands-on Microvascular Anastomosis Course

Please click here to apply for the Hands-on Microvascular Anastomosis January Course istanbul-microneurosurgery.com

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10th Istanbul Yasargil Microneurosurgery Course

10th Istanbul Microneurosurgery Course, organized by the Department of Brain and Nerve Surgery of Yeditepe University Hospital, will take place between 19 - 22 June 2019 and 23 - 28 June 2019 at 09:00 - 17:00. You can visit Microneurosurgery Course website for more information and to get detailed information.

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Parathyroid Center

Yeditepe University Hospitals' Parathyroid Center provides healthcare service under the leadership of Prof. Dr. Erhan AYŞAN

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Yeditepe University Koşuyolu Hospital Officially Opened

The official opening of the 8th hospital of the Yeditepe University Hospitals Group in Koşuyolu was held. Speaking at the ceremony, Yeditepe University Founder and Honorary Chairman Bedrettin Dalan said that they will continue to work in the health field and break grounds in Turkey with the power they receive from education.

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Yeditepe Hospital of the Year

Yeditepe University Healthcare Institutions was honored to receive Hospital of the Year

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World’s First Antimicrobial Hospital

World’s first antimicrobial hospital, has opened.

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Welcome to Our New Website

Yeditepe University Healthcare Institutions now have a brand new, easy-to-use website.

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Physicians from Kazakhstan

A delegation of physicians from Kazakhstan returned home after completing a 2-week training program.

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