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Prof. Dr. Mehmet Caglar Berk
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AiroScore
9.80

Prof. Dr. Mehmet Caglar Berk

neuro-oncology, pediatric neurosurgery, robotic brain and spine surgery
neuro-oncology, pediatric neurosurgery, robotic brain and spine surgery
User ScoreExperienceRatingPrice RangePublicationsMedia FilesOnline Consultations
98%35 years9.8/10$$$$906No

Overview

Country, City
Turkey, Gebze
Health facility
Anadolu Medical Centre
Medical unit
Department of neurosurgery and neuro-oncology

About the doctor

Prof. Dr. Mehmet Caglar Berk is a highly experienced neurosurgeon with 35 years of practice at the Department of neurosurgery and neuro-oncology at the Anadolu Medical Centre in Turkey. He holds an impressive CV with numerous fellowships, certificates, and affiliations with prestigious medical associations. Standing out as the first and only double residency and double fellowship trained neurosurgeon in Oregon, Dr. Berk has performed groundbreaking procedures like Gamma knife radiosurgery for Essential tremor and robotic spine neurosurgery. His 90 scientific publications focus on various aspects of neurosurgery, showcasing his expertise in neuro-oncology, pediatric neurosurgery, and robotic brain and spine surgery. Dr. Berk's dedication to advancing treatment options and leading surgical programs reflects his passion for improving patient outcomes. Through his extensive training and innovative techniques, he has established himself as a pioneer in neurosurgery, delivering exceptional care and groundbreaking solutions to his patients. With a wealth of experience and a commitment to excellence, Prof. Dr. Mehmet Caglar Berk is trusted by his peers and patients alike for his expertise, compassion, and unwavering pursuit of cutting-edge advancements in neurosurgical care.

Skills & Expertise

neurosurgery
brain
stimulation
tremor
deep brain stimulation
brain stimulation
surgery
trigeminal neuralgia
neuralgia
sclerosis
multiple sclerosis
pediatric neurosurgery
movement
spine
neurooncology
pediatric
alzheimers
movement disorders
traumatic
gamma knife
thalamic stimulation
spine surgery
gamma knife radiosurgery
skull
injury
intracerebral hematoma
pain control
apolipoprotein e2
stereotactic surgery
alzheimers apolipoprotein
spine neurosurgery
finger movement
deafness surgery
trigeminal rhizotomy
epidermoid tumor
neuroepithelial cysts
neurovascular compression
cavernous malformations
brain injury
microvascular decompression
head
cerebral vasospasm
tremor reduction
hemifacial spasm
foramen ovale
spasm
down syndrome
lesion
thalamotomy
chronic pain

Gallery

Resume

CV (Curriculum Vitae)

Education
  • 1989 Studied human medicine at the Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine
  • Obtaining a license for medical practice
  • 1998 Ankara University Faculty of Medicine
  • 1998 Fellow of European Board of Neurosurgery
  • Obtaining specialization in neurosurgery
  • 2000-2002 Functional neurosurgery fellowship from the Surgical Center for Movement Disorders from the University of British Columbia in Vancouver
  • 2002-2003 Dalhousie University in Halifax
  • 2004 Associate Professor
  • 2004 Clinical research at the Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in Shreveport
  • Board certified by the American board of neurological surgery
  • 2004 Pediatric neurosurgery fellowship at the Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario in Ottawa
  • 2005 Certification from the Electronic Portfolio of International Credentials/United States Medical Licensing Examination
  • 2005 Licentiate of Medical Council of Canada
  • 2005-2006 Pediatric neurosurgery fellowship at the St. Louis Children's Hospital from the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis
  • 2006 Turkish Neurosurgery Board certificate
  • 2012 Postgraduate certificate program in human investigations at Oregon Health & Science University in Portland
  • 2023 Professor
Experience
  • Department of neurosurgery at the Oregon Health and Science University
  • Department of neurosurgery at Washington University in St. Louis
  • Department of neurosurgery at the Louisiana State University
  • Department of neurosurgery at the Dalhousie University
  • Department of neurosurgery at the University of Ottawa
  • Department of neurosurgery at the University of British Columbia
  • 2023 Department of neurosurgery and neuro-oncology at the Anadolu Medical Centre
Awards & Memberships
  • 2020 Performed the first ever Gamma knife radiosurgery to treat Essential tremor
  • 2021 Performed the first-ever robotic spine neurosurgery
  • The first and only double residency and double fellowship trained neurosurgeon in the state of Oregon and one of the few in the country
  • Member of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons
  • Member of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • Member of the American Society for Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery
  • Member of the Turkish Neurosurgery Association
  • Established the first- and busiest- surgical movement disorders and chronic pain program in a community setting in the State of Oregon and currently continues to lead this program

Languages

English flag
English
Turkish flag
Turkish

Publications

Pharmacological inhibition of Lin28 promotes ketogenesis and restores lipid homeostasis in models of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease.

26 December, 2022

Acute Liver Failure due to Manufactured Alkaline Water: A Case Series of "Real Water"-Induced Liver Injury.

1 December, 2021

Preventive Care in Adult Liver Transplant Recipients.

30 August, 2021

Location

D100, Üstü, 41140 Gebze, Turkey

FAQ

Where does the doctor practice?

What is the specialization of Prof. Dr. Mehmet Caglar Berk?

The primary specialization of the doctor is neuro-oncology, pediatric neurosurgery, robotic brain and spine surgery.

What is the experience of the specialist?

Prof. Dr. Mehmet Caglar Berk has been practicing for more than 35 years.

What is the rating of the doctor?

What topics does Prof. Dr. Mehmet Caglar Berk expert at?

The doctor has excellent knowledge in neurosurgery, brain, stimulation, tremor, deep brain stimulation.

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Where can I see the work of the doctor?

AiroMedical gallery has 6 videos related to Prof. Dr. Mehmet Caglar Berk.

Does the specialist offer online consultations?

No, Prof. Dr. Mehmet Caglar Berk doesn’t perform virtual appointments.

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