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Prof. Dr. Oya Ercan
Excellent
AiroScore
9.60

Prof. Dr. Oya Ercan

pediatric endocrinology
pediatric endocrinology
User ScoreExperienceRatingPrice RangePublicationsOnline Consultations
94%43 years9.6/10$$$$153Yes

Overview

Country, City
Turkey, Istanbul
Health facility
Memorial Sisli Hospital Istanbul
Medical unit
Department of pediatric endocrinology

About the doctor

Prof. Dr. Oya Ercan is a highly experienced pediatric endocrinologist with 42 years of experience in the field. She obtained her medical training and specialized in pediatrics at Istanbul University Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty in Turkey. Throughout her career, she has held various positions in different hospitals and institutions, including serving as Chief Intern in the Pediatric Hematology Department and as a Visiting Chief Intern in Pediatric Endocrinology and Cellular Endocrinology in London. Dr. Ercan is currently working at Memorial Sisli Hospital in Istanbul, where she heads the Department of Pediatric Endocrinology. Dr. Ercan's expertise and dedication are reflected in her extensive list of scientific publications, totaling 152. Her research focuses on a wide range of topics, including pediatric obesity, growth disorders, thyroid diseases, and adrenal disorders. Her contribution to the field of pediatric endocrinology is recognized not only nationally but also internationally, as she is a member of several prestigious medical associations and societies. In addition to her clinical work, Dr. Ercan is actively involved in promoting adolescent health and is a founder member and head of the Association of Adolescent Health. With her vast experience, expertise in pediatric endocrinology, and commitment to improving the health of adolescents, Prof. Dr. Oya Ercan is considered an exceptional doctor in her field. Her research and contributions to the medical community have undoubtedly made a significant impact on the field of pediatric endocrinology, benefitting countless patients and advancing our understanding of hormonal disorders in children.

Skills & Expertise

children
growth
hormone
diabetes
growth hormone
adrenal
endocrinology
pediatric endocrinology
deficiency
thyroid
obesity
graves
insulin
vitamin
schoolaged children
overweight
adrenal hyperplasia
congenital adrenal hyperplasia
thyroid hormone
pubertal status
insulin resistance
diabetes mellitus

Resume

CV (Curriculum Vitae)

Education
  • 1975-1981 Medical Training, Istanbul University Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty, Istanbul, Turkey
  • 1981 -1985 Pediatric Specialty Education, Istanbul University Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty, Istanbul, Turkey
Experience
  • 1985-1987 Pediatrician, Ministry of Health Sereflikochisar State Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
  • 1987-1989 Pediatrician, Ministry of Healthy Mother and Child Care and Family Planning Center, Istanbul, Turkey
  • 1989-1992 Chief Intern in Pediatric Hematology Department, Istanbul University Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty, Istanbul, Turkey
  • 1992-1993 Visiting Chief Intern in Pediatric Endocrinology and Cellular Endocrinology, University of London Middlesex Hospital, England
  • 1993-2001 Academic Member in Pediatric Hematology Department, Istanbul University Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty, Istanbul, Turkey
  • 1996 Founder and Head of Adolescent Hematology Department, Istanbul University Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty, Istanbul, Turkey
  • 2001 Head of Pediatric Hematology Department, Istanbul University Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty, Istanbul, Turkey
  • 2006 Pediatric Hematology Specialist, Memorial Sisli Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
Awards & Memberships
  • Founder Member of the Association of Pediatric Oncology and Auxology
  • Founder Member and Head of the Association of Adolescent Health
  • Member of the Association of Endocrinology
  • Member of the Society for Adolescent Medicine
  • Member of the International Association for Adolescent Health
  • Member of the International Society for Neonatal Screening
  • Member of the Endocrine Society
  • Member of the European Society for Pediatric Endocrinology
  • Member of the Mediterranean and Middle East Action Group for Adolescent Medicine

Languages

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English
Turkish flag
Turkish
Kurdish flag
Kurdish

Publications

Safety and efficacy of coronary angiographic image integration tool-guided ablation of left sided outflow tract ventricular arrhythmias.

14 August, 2023

Effect of acute exercise on 12,13-dihydroxy-9Z-octadecenoic acid (12,13-diHOME) levels in obese male adolescents.

August, 2023

Thyroid Nodules in Children and Adolescents: A Single Institution's Experience.

July, 2023

Location

Okmeydanı Cd., No: 4, 34384 Istanbul, Turkey

FAQ

Where does the doctor practice?

What is the specialization of Prof. Dr. Oya Ercan?

The primary specialization of the doctor is pediatric endocrinology.

What is the experience of the specialist?

Prof. Dr. Oya Ercan has been practicing for more than 43 years.

What is the rating of the doctor?

Prof. Dr. Oya Ercan is rated as 9.60 by AiroMedical.

What topics does Prof. Dr. Oya Ercan expert at?

The doctor has excellent knowledge in children, growth, hormone, diabetes, growth hormone.

Is the specialist involved in the research?

Does the specialist offer online consultations?

Yes, Prof. Dr. Oya Ercan performs virtual appointments and offers a second medical opinion service.

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