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Prof. Dr. Yunus Yavuz
Excellent
AiroScore
9.80

Prof. Dr. Yunus Yavuz

obesity and bariatric surgery, general surgery, emergency medicine
obesity and bariatric surgery, general surgery, emergency medicine
User ScoreExperienceTotal ReviewsRatingPrice RangePublicationsOnline Consultations
99%32 years189.8/10$$$159Yes

Overview

Country, City
Turkey, Istanbul
Health facility
American Hospital Istanbul
Medical unit
Department of obesity and bariatric (weight loss) surgery
5.0 on Google
The data collected based on 18 patient reviews on Google

About the doctor

Prof. Dr. Yunus Yavuz is a highly experienced and esteemed doctor specializing in obesity and bariatric surgery, general surgery, and emergency medicine. With over 31 years of experience, Dr. Yavuz has made significant contributions to the field through his extensive research and numerous scientific publications totaling 159. Dr. Yavuz has an impressive educational background, having studied at reputable institutions such as the Marmara University Faculty of Medicine and the Oslo University School of Medicine. He has also undergone specialized training in minimally invasive surgery, obesity, and metabolic surgery at the National Center for Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery in Norway. As a member of prestigious organizations such as the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery and the International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders, Dr. Yavuz stays at the forefront of advancements in his field. He is known for his expertise in weight loss surgery, particularly in Roux-en-Y gastric bypass and the placement of intragastric prostheses. Currently practicing at the American Hospital in Istanbul, Dr. Yavuz leads the Department of obesity and bariatric surgery. His dedication to providing exceptional care and extensive knowledge make him a go-to choice for patients seeking effective and safe treatment options for obesity and related conditions.

Skills & Expertise

surgery
obesity
laparoscopic
injury
metabolic
pelvic
bariatric
laparoscopic surgery
endoscopic
kidney
bariatric surgery
gastric
lung
gastric bypass
general surgery
rouxeny gastric bypass
emergency medicine
lung injury
chest trauma
kidney injury
weight loss
gastric emptying
minimally invasive surgery
bypass surgery
metabolic surgery
endoscopic surgery
colorectal cancer
liver transplantation
endometrial cancer
cystic fibrosis
compartment syndrome
endoscopic submucosal injection
sleeve gastrectomy
gastrointestinal stromal tumors
colonic inflammation
weight loss surgery
hepatic hemangiomas
hemangiomas cysts
cecal wall
intraabdominal pressure
reperfusion injury
emptying motility
intragastric prostheses
abdominal compartment
metabolic disorders
bowel resection
mesenteric ischemia
stromal tumors
intragastric balloon
liver metastasis

Resume

CV (Curriculum Vitae)

Education
  • 1985-1992 Studied medicine at the Marmara University Faculty of Medicine
  • 1992-1997 General Surgery Specialization Training at the Marmara University Faculty of Medicine
  • 1997-2001 Studied medicine at the Oslo University School of Medicine, Oslo, Norway
  • 1997-2006 Minimally Invasive Surgery and Obesity and Metabolic Surgery Specialization Training at the National Center for Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery, Trondheim, Norway
  • 2001-2003 Norwegian and European Union Medical License, Education and Compulsory Services (Trondheim and Storen)
Experience
  • 1997-2006 Consultant Specialist and Research and Education Laboratory Manager at the National Center for Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
  • 2006-2007 Doctor at the Marmara University Faculty of Medicine Foundation, Academic Hospital
  • 2007-2011 Faculty Member at the Marmara University Faculty of Medicine, Department of General Surgery
  • 2011-2013 Faculty Member at the Istanbul Bilim University Faculty of Medicine, Department of General Surgery
  • 2013 Professor at the American Hospital Department of General Surgery
  • 2015 Professor at the Koc University Faculty of Medicine, Department of General Surgery
Awards & Memberships
  • Member of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
  • Member of the International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders
  • Member of the European Association for Endoscopic Surgery and Other Interventional Techniques
  • Member of the Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons
  • Member of the Turkish Obesity Surgery Association
  • Member of the Turkish Surgery Association
  • Member of the European Association for Translumenal Surgery
  • Member of the National Association of Laparoscopic Endoscopic Surgery
  • Member of the Istanbul Surgery Association
  • Member of the Istanbul Medical Chamber

Languages

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English
Turkish flag
Turkish
Kurdish flag
Kurdish

Publications

Angiotensin AT1A receptor signal switching in Agouti-related peptide neurons mediates metabolic rate adaptation during obesity.

2 August, 2023

Investigation of effects of transferrin-conjugated gold nanoparticles on hippocampal neuronal activity and anxiety behavior in mice.

August, 2023

Evaluation of Clinical and Oral Findings in Patients with Epidermolysis bullosa.

21 June, 2023

Location

Güzelbahçe Sk., 20, 34365 Istanbul, Turkey

FAQ

Where does the doctor practice?

What is the specialization of Prof. Dr. Yunus Yavuz?

The primary specialization of the doctor is obesity and bariatric surgery, general surgery, emergency medicine.

What is the experience of the specialist?

Prof. Dr. Yunus Yavuz has been practicing for more than 32 years.

What do patients say about Prof. Dr. Yunus Yavuz?

The doctor has 0 review on AiroMedical and and 18 feedbacks at other places. The UserScore of the specialist is 99%.

What is the rating of the doctor?

Prof. Dr. Yunus Yavuz is rated as 9.80 by AiroMedical.

What topics does Prof. Dr. Yunus Yavuz expert at?

The doctor has excellent knowledge in surgery, obesity, laparoscopic, injury, metabolic.

Is the specialist involved in the research?

Does the specialist offer online consultations?

Yes, Prof. Dr. Yunus Yavuz performs virtual appointments and offers a second medical opinion service.

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