Prof. Dr. Kahraman ÖZTÜRK

Curriculum Vitae

  1. Personal information

Date of birth: 1965

Birthplace: Sivas, TURKEY

Profession: Medical doctor

Field of Specialty: Orthopaedics and Traumatology

 

 Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery

 

  1. Affiliations

1998-2008                           Orthopaedics and Traumatology Specialist

Vakif Gureba Teaching and Research Hospital, Istanbul, TURKEY

2010                                     Orthopaedics and Traumatology Specialist

Vakif Gureba Teaching and Research Hospital, Istanbul, TURKEY

2011-present                       Hand Surgery Specialist

M.S. Baltalimani Bone Diseases Teaching and Research Hospital, Hand Surgery Clinic, Istanbul, TURKEY

 

  1. Academic Duties

2009                                     Associate Professor (Turkish Interuniversity Board)

2010                                      Vice-chief of 1st Orthopaedics and Traumatology Clinic, Vakif Gureba Teaching and Research Hospital, Istanbul, TURKEY

2010-2011                           Vice-chief of 2nd Orthopaedics and Traumatology Clinic, M.S. Baltalimani Teaching and Research Hospital, Istanbul, TURKEY

2011                                      Chief of 4th Orthopaedics and Traumatology Clinic, M.S. Baltalimani Teaching and Research Hospital, Istanbul, TURKEY

2012                                      Founder and chief of Hand Surgery Clinic, M.S. Baltalimani Bone Diseases Teaching and Research Hospital, Istanbul, TURKEY

2017                                      Professor (Health Sciences University School of Medicine,  Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology)

 

  1. Certificates

1995                                      Basic Microsurgery Course, Istanbul Hand Surgery and Microsurgery Center, Istanbul, TURKEY

1996                                      ‘Wrist Instabilities’ 1st Basic Wrist Course, Istanbul, TURKEY

1998                                      4th Basic Ilizarov Course, Adana, TURKEY

1999                                      4h Advanced Ilizarov Course, Adana, TURKEY

1999                                      4th Mediterranean Video Endoscopic Basic Surgery Course, Arthroscopic Knee Surgery, Antalya, TURKEY

2001                                      1st Hand and Wrist Surgery Anatomy Postgraduate Education Course, Istanbul, TURKEY

2002                                      Upper Extremity Interventional Arthroscopic Surgery Course on Cadavers, 3rd Practical Endoscopic Surgery Course, Ankara, TURKEY

2002                                      Brachial Plexus Cadaver Course, Istanbul, TURKEY

2003                                      Arthroscopic Assisted Minimal Invasive Surgery, 8th Advanced Arthroscopic Surgery Course, Ankara, TURKEY

2006                                      Certificate of Laboratory Animal Care and Ethics, Istanbul, TURKEY

2006                                      Botulinum Toxin-A Application Course in Cerebral Palsy, Istanbul, TURKEY

2006                                      International Hand Cadacer Workshop/Traumatology of the Hand and Wrist, Munich, GERMANY

2006                                      3rd Basic Orthopaedics and Traumatology Course, Ankara, TURKEY

2007                                     TOTEK Orthopaedics and Traumatology Board Exam Certificate

2007                                      AO Regional Courses, Advances in Operative Fracture Management, Antalya, TURKEY

2008                                      Writing workshop, Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research, “Our Hands On Trauma Training”, Graz, AUSTRIA

2013                                     FESSH Hand Surgery Board Certificate, Antalya, TURKEY

 

  1. Education

1982-1988                           Medical School

                                              Uludag University School of Medicine, Bursa, TURKEY

  • Residency in Orthopaedics and Traumatology

Vakif Gureba Teaching and Research Hospital, Orthopaedics and Traumatology Clinic, Istanbul, TURKEY

 

  1. Membership
  • Turkish Association of Orthopaedics and Traumatolog
  • Turkish Society of Orthopaeedics and Traumatolog
  • Turkish Society of Hand and Upper Extremity Surger
  • Turkish Society for Reconstructive Microsurger
  • Federation of the European Societies for Surgery of the Hand