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AMERICAN CONSULATE GENERAL

Istanbul, Turkey

LIST OF HOSPITALS, PHYSICIANS AND DENTISTS IN ISTANBUL


(As of February 2010) The following includes four hospitals in Istanbul with staff having some English language capability as well as a representative listing of physicians and dentists who speak English. This list does not constitute a recommendation by the Consulate General of the hospitals or individuals listed. Neither should it be considered a comprehensive list of competent Englishspeaking physicians and dentists in Istanbul.

HOSPITALS
KOC AMERICAN HOSPITAL Address: Guzelbahce Sokak, Nisantasi ; Tel: (212) 311-2000 www.amerikanhastanesi.org/TR/ Koc American Hospital has 143 beds and is equipped to treat medical, surgical and maternity patients. A limited number of psychiatric and contagious diseases are accepted. KAH is operated by a US non-profit foundation founded in 1920. A Turkish doctor serves as Medical Director and a Canadian nurse serves as the Director of Nursing. A 24-hour emergency room operates with a resident doctor and specialists in attendance. The doctors have an adequate command of English. In addition to routine hospital care, services include intensive care, 24-hour emergency coverage, and a complete diagnostic center with ultrasound, angiography, mammography & others. INTERNATIONAL HOSPITAL Address: Istanbul Cad. 82 Yesilkoy; Tel: (212) 468-4444 (25 lines) www.internationalhospital.com.tr Located close to the airport, International Hospital has 154 beds, including 8 coronary-care and 10 surgical-care beds. It is privately owned and equipped with up-to-date technology. A complete range of medical services is provided, including internal medicine, general surgery, obstetrics and gynecology, pediatrics and pediatric surgery, cardiovascular surgery, neurosurgery, orthopedics and nuclear medicine. The International Hospitals Emergency Department is open 24 hours a day, as is its laboratory. The International Hospitals administration, physicians and staff are Turkish. Many of the hospital doctors speak English and have postgraduate experience in the United States. ISTANBUL SURGERY HOSPITAL (CERRAHI HASTANESI) Address: Ferah Sokak, No.18, Nisantasi ; Tel: (212) 296-9450 www.istanbulcerrahi.com Istanbul Surgery Hospital is a new private hospital, located in Nisantasi, five minutes from Taksim Square. It specializes in ophthalmology; dermatology; internal medicine; ear, nose and throat; voice and speech disorders; in-vitro fertilization and gynecology; general, plastic, orthopedic, and urological surgery. Twenty-four hour emergency service is available with complete radiological and laboratory services. All department heads are fluent in English, and the medical director is a board-certified American eye surgeon.

METROPOLITAN FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE HOSPITAL


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Address: Cemil Aslan Guder Sokak, No: 8, Gayrettepe ; Tel: (212) 288-3400 www.florance.com.tr The Metropolitan Florence Nightingale Hospital opened in July 1997, and has recently been certified for ISO 9001 by TUV Rheinland Germany. The hospital has a capacity of 100 beds, inclusive of 8 intensive care and 5 neonatal intensive care beds. The hospital specializes in gynecology, medical and radiation oncology, neurosurgery, urology, ophthalmology, pediatrics, plastic surgery and nuclear medicine. Latest technology equipment is available for diagnostic and therapeutic purposes. The hospital has an ongoing project with the Institute of Biomedical Engineering of Bogazici University for risk management issues and the calibration of medical equipment. Emergency, laboratory and radiology services are available 24 hours a day. Physicians speak English and have postgraduate experience either in the United States or Europe.

ACIBADEM HOSPITAL Address: Tekin Sokak, 18, Acibadem Kadikoy; Tel: (216) 544-4444 www.acibadem.com.tr/Acibadem_Kadikoy_Hastanesi.asp Located on the Asian side of Istanbul, Acibadem Hospital, has also three outpatient clinics on the European side. The hospital has a partnership with Harvard Medical International. In addition to routine medical services, Acibadem offers a pain clinic, intensive care unit, ambulance service, physical therapy unit and sleep disorder laboratory. MEMORIAL HEALTH GROUP Address: Piyalepasa Bulvari, Okmeydani, 34385 Tel: (212) 4447888 www.memorial.com.tr Memorial Hospital is the first JCI (Joint Commission International) accredited health center in Turkey, and 21st in the world. It is also the first hospital in Turkey to join American Hospital Association. It is located on the European side of Istanbul, Memorial, has also one outpatient clinic on the European side and two outpatient clinics on the Asian side. The hospital specializes in many areas especially on Cardiovascular Surgery, Organ Transplantation, IVF Andrologia and Genetics. SISLI FLORANCE NIGHTINGALE HOSPITAL Address: Abide-I Hurriyet Cad.No:164, Sisli Tel: (212) 224 4950/15 Lines www.florance.com.tr Located on the European side Florance Nightingale Hospital which is certified for ISO 9001 by TUV Rheinland Germany, has two more hospitals and an outpatient clinic on the European side. The hospital specializes in many areas especially on Cardiovascular Surgery, Organ Transplantation, IVF and Cancer.

ACIBADEM MASLAK HOSPITAL Address: Buyukdere Cad. No:40 34457 Maslak Tel: (212) 304 4444 www.acibadem.com.tr/Maslak Located on the European side Acibadem Maslak Hospital is JCI (Joint Commission International) accredited health center. There are four more hospitals and seven outpatient clinics in town that are part of the Acibadem group. The hospital specializes in many areas.

DOCTORS
Cardiology

Prof. Dr. OZ, Mustafa Tel. No.: (212) 296 7273 - Private Office Address: Florence Nightingale Hosp., Abidei Hurriyet Cad. 290, Kat 2, Sisli Languages: Turkish, English University: Istanbul Unv., Diplomas: Delaware State Board, Turkish National Board of Surgery, American Board of Surgery, American Board of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery, Maryland State Board, New Jersey State Board Length of Practice: 50 years (45 years in the US)

Dermatology Prof. Dr. KATOGYAN, Agop Tel. No.: (212) 219-1656 Private Office Address : Halaskargazi Cad 263/9, Koket Oger Apt. Kat 4, Sisli Languages: Turkish, English, German, Armenian University: Istanbul Unv. Length of Practice: 40 years

Ear, Nose & Throat Pf. OMUR, Mehmet Tel. No.: (212) 296 8268 Private Office Address: Hakki Yeten Cad., Dogu Is Merkezi 12, Kat 2, Fulya Languages: Turkish, English, French University: Ankara Unv. Length of Practice: 25 years

As. Pf. SENVAR, Aras Tel. No.: (212) 468 4444 - International Hosp., (212) 230 4938 Private Office Address: Istanbul Caddesi 82, Yesilkoy (Hospital) Guzelbahce Sok. 9/1, Nisantasi (Private Office) Languages: Turkish, English University: Ankara Hacettepe Unv. Length of Practice: 34 years

Internal Medicine

Dr. AYDIN, Hayri Tel. No.: (212) 311 2000 American Hosp. Address: Guzelbahce Sokak, Nisantasi Languages: Turkish, English University: Istanbul Unv., Harvard School of Public Health Length of Practice: 9 years

Dr. KAZBAY, Kasim Tel. No.: (212) 311 2000 American Hosp. Address: Guzelbahce Sokak, Nisantasi Languages: Turkish, English

University: Ege University, Medical School, Izmir, Turkey. M. Sc. In Canada, PH.D. in New York, ABIM Board Certified in Gastroenterology and Hepatology. Practice in the US as well. Length of Practice: 11 years

Dr. OZBAYRAKCI, Sinan Tel. No.: (212) 311 2000 - American Hosp., (212) 233 1637 Private Office, 532-242 7374 Mobile Address: Guzelbahce Sokak, Nisantasi (Hospital) Valikonagi Cad., Osman Bey Apt. No:117 Kat 2, Nisantasi Languages: Turkish, English University: Istanbul Unv. Length of Practice: 24 years Dr. TOKATLI, Ilyas Tel. No.: (212) 311 2000 - American Hosp. Address: Guzelbahce Sokak, Nisantasi Languages: Turkish, English University: Istanbul Unv., New York Unv. Length of Practice: 10 years

Obstetrics& Gynecology Dr. POROY, Akif Tel. No.: (212) 240 38 29 - Private Office Address: Buyuk Ciftlik Sok. 6/1, Marti Apt. Kat 1, Nisantasi Languages: Turkish, English, German University: Istanbul University Length of Practice: 30 years (including practice in US Army Hospital in Augsburg-Germany Where he was granted an award for his services)

Prof. Dr. EREZ, Selcuk Tel. No: (212) 245 1943, 532 241 0130- Mobile Website: http://kadinsagligibulteni.com Address: Taksim Meydani, Mete Cad. 8/4, Beyoglu 34437 Languages: Turkish, English University: Istanbul Unv. Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, New York Length of Practice: 30 years

Orthopedics Dr. BERKMAN, Mahmut Tel. No.: (212) 311 2000 - American Hosp. Address: Guzelbahce Sokak, Nisantasi Languages: Turkish, English University: Istanbul Unv. Length of Practice: 29 years

Dr. ENSON, Cezmi Tel. No.: (212) 311 2000 American Hosp., 532-421 3302 - Mobile Address: Guzelbahce Sokak, Nisantasi ( Hospital) Sezai Selek Sok. 16/1-A, Nisantas (Private Office) Languages: Turkish, English University: Ege Unv., Hacettepe Unv. Length of Practice: 15 years

Ophthalmology Dr. BANKEROGLU, Faik Tel. No.: (212) 311 2000 - American Hosp., (212) 241 0972 Private Office Address: Guzelbahce Sokak, Nisantasi (Hospital) Guzelbahce Sokak, Tugrul Apt. 33/12, Nisantasi (Private Office) Languages: Turkish, English University: Istanbul Unv. Length of Practice: 18 years

Dr. KOHEN, Davud Tel. No.: (212) 246 0456 - Private Office Address: Vali Konagi Cad. 153 / 7, Nisantasi Languages: Turkish, English, French University: Istanbul Unv., Paris Pierre & Marie Curie Unv. Length of Practice: 26 years (including practice in Paris, London, Johannesburg) Major interest in: Refractive surgery, cataract surgery, medical and surgical retinal diseases

Otolaryngology Dr. TANYERI, Hasan Tel. No.: (216) 544 4444-Acibadem Hosp., (212) 266 7531-33-Private Office, (532) 707 4100Mobile Address: Tekin Sok. 8, Kadikoy (Hospital) Polat Tower Residence Suite 443-444, Sisli (Private Office) Languages: Turkish, English University: 19 Mayis Unv., Hacettepe Unv. For otolaryngology, UCLA for vestibular neuroanatomy & neurophsyiology, New York Unv. For general surgery, New York Lenox Hill Hosp., Rush Presbyterian St. Luke Med. School for rhinology head neck surgery, Illinois Med. Center and Rush Presbyterian St. Luke Medical Center Length of Practice: 18 years (9 years in the U.S.)

Pediatrics Dr. AKMAN, Ipek Ozkan Tel. No.: (216) 444 0353 - Academic Hosp., (533) 350 6769 Cell phone Address: Nuh Kuyusu Cad. 88, Baglarbasi, Uskudar Languages: Turkish, English University: Pennstate Unv., MS at Hershey Medical Center w/Board Certification Length of Practice: 7 years

Dr. DAYANIKLI, Pinar Tel. No.: (212) 304 4444 Acibadem Maslak Hosp. Address: Buyukdere Cad. No:40 34457 Maslak Languages: Turkish, English, some German University: Istanbul Unv., Harvard Med. School, Unv. of California Length of Practice: 15 years

Dr. SARMAN, Gulnihal Tel. No.: (212) 304 4444 Acibadem Maslak Hosp. Address: Buyukdere Cad. No: 40 34457 Maslak Languages: Turkish, English, some Spanish University: Istanbul Unv., Houston Baylor College of Medicine Also specialized in Neotanal Services Length of Practice: 8 years
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Psychiatry & Psychology

Dr. ARI SARILGAN, Gulcin Tel. No.: (212) 311 2000 - American Hosp., Address: Guzelbahce Sokak, Nisantasi (Hosp) Languages: Turkish, English University: Istanbul Unv. Length of Practice: 7 years

BURGUT, Tuna (psychiatrist & neurologist) Tel. No.: (216) 380 9601, Cell: (533) 415 9964 E-Mail: tunaburgut@yahoo.com Address: Buyukdere Cad. No.: 17/3 Melek Apt., Sisli Languages: Turkish, English University: Cornell University Length of Practice: 4 years

SUNAR, Diane (Social psychologist) Tel. No.: (212) 311 5000 Address: Department of Psychology Istanbul Bilgi University Kustepe, Sisli Languages: Turkish, English University: University of California, Berkeley Length of Practice: Ph. D. - 1973 Dr. Wurz, Axel Tel. No: (537) 235 9199 E-Mail: kontrolsende@kontrolsende.org www.kontrolsende.org Address: Asian Side: Bagdat Cad. Erenkoy European Side: Rumeli Cad. Nisantasi Languages: English, German University: University Hospital Hanover, Germany Length of Practice: 10 years
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Dentists Dr. CANKAT, Vural Tel. No.: (212) 311 2000 - American Hosp., (212) 293 8366 Private Office Address: Guzelbahce Sokak, Nisantasi Inonu Cad. No: 11 Melek Apt., Taksim Languages: Turkish, English, German University: Heidelberg Unv. and Mainz Unv. In Germany Length of Practice: 30 years

Dr. CULHACI, Unay Tel. No.: (212) 241 3542 - Private Office Address: Abidei Hurriyet Cad. 20 / 6, Yillar Apt., Osmanbey Languages: Turkish, English University: Istanbul Unv. Length of Practice: 35 years

Dr. ERGENE, Can Tel. No.: (212) 230 4635, Fax: 230 7267 - Private Office (owner of Prodent Clinic) Address: Vali Konagi Cad. 109 / 5, Sorak Apt. Kat 3, Nisantasi Languages: Turkish, English University: Ataturk Unv., New York Dental School, training in Sweden Length of Practice: 23 years ( 5 years in the US)

Dr. SOYTURK, Serdar (& Dr. ORNEKOL, Turker) Tel. No.: (212) 231 1263 - Private Office (Owners of the Cosmodent Clinic) Address: Buyukdere Cad., Beytem Plaza Kat 4, Sisli Languages: Turkish, English University: Istanbul Marmara Unv. Length of Practice: 25 years

Dr. TANYERI, Yesim Tel. No.: (212) 266 7532 - Private Office Address: Polat Tower Residence, Suite 443-444 Sisli Languages: Turkish, English, French University: New York Unv.
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Length of Practice: 16 years

Dr. YUCEL, Mustafa Tel. No.: (212) 247 2478 - Private Office Address: Abidei Hurriyet Cad. 26 Tutuncu Basi Apt., Sisli Languages: Turkish, English University: Marmara Unv. Length of Practice: 31 years (including practice in US Army, and a letter of appreciation from Senator Mark O. Hatfield - 1988)

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