Gokhan Akdemir M.D.
Professor of Neurosurgery
WORK HOURS
  • MON
    08:00
    17:00
  • TUE
    08:00
    17:00
  • WED
    08:00
    17:00
  • THU
    08:00
    17:00
  • FRI
    08:00
    17:00
  • SAT
    08:00
    13:00
  • SUN
    -
OVERVIEW
PUBLICATIONS
  • NAME SURNAME
    Gokhan Akdemir
  • BIRTHDAY
    1963
  • DEPARTMENT
  • SPECIALITY AREAS
    Neurosurgery
  • INTERESTS
  • RESIDENCY
    Ankara Numune Training and Research Hospital - 1996
  • EDUCATION
    Cukurova University Faculty of Medicine - 1988
  • LANGUAGES
  • MEMBERSHIPS
  • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY

    PROFESSIONAL APPOINTMENTS

    2019 - 2020 UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SAN FRANCISCO (UCSF), SAN FRANCISCO, CA, USA

    Visiting Professor, Verkman Lab, Laboratory for Cell & Membrane Biophysics

    2018 - 2019 ACIBADEM HEALTH GROUP, INTERNATIONAL HOSPITAL, ISTANBUL, TURKEY

    Department of Neurosurgery

    2015 - 2018  MEMORIAL HEALTH GROUP, SISLI HOSPITAL, ISTANBUL, TURKEY
    Department of Neurosurgery

    2014 - 2015  UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SAN FRANCISCO (UCSF), SAN FRANCISCO, CA, USA

    Visiting Professor, Verkman Lab, Laboratory for Cell & Membrane Biophysics

    2013 UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SAN FRANCISCO (UCSF), SAN FRANCISCO, CA, USA

    Visiting Professor, Verkman Lab, Laboratory for Cell & Membrane Biophysics

    2011 - 2015   SELCUK UNIVERSITY, COLLEGE OF MEDICINE, KONYA, TURKEY

    Chairman of Department of Neurosurgery Professor

    2006 - 2011  MUSTAFA KEMAL UNIVERSITY, COLLEGE OF MEDICINE, HATAY, TURKEY

    Chairman of Department of Neurosurgery Associate Professor

    2002 - 2006 NUMUNE EDUCATION AND RESEARCH HOSPITAL, ANKARA, TURKEY

    Neurological Surgery Vice Chief, Associate Professor

    2001 - 2002  SADI KONUK EDUCATION AND RESEARCH HOSPITAL, ISTANBUL, TURKEY

    Neurological Surgery Chief

    1999 - 2001 NUMUNE EDUCATION AND RESEARCH HOSPITAL, ANKARA, TURKEY

    Neurological Surgery Attending

    1998 – 1999  MILITARY HOSPITAL, DİYARBAKIR, TURKEY Neurological Surgery Attending

    1996 – 1998    NUMUNE EDUCATION AND RESEARCH HOSPITAL, ANKARA, TURKEY

    Neurological Surgery Attending

    CERTIFICATIONS
    2011 SELCUK UNIVERSITY, COLLEGE OF MEDICINE, KONYA, TURKEY
    Professor of Neurosurgery

    2010 HACETTEPE UNIVERSITY, INSTITUTE OF NEUROLOGICAL SCIENCES AND PSYCHIATRY, ANKARA, TURKEY
    Doctor of Philosophy, Advanced Neuroscience

    2005 NUMUNE EDUCATION AND RESEARCH HOSPITAL, ANKARA, TURKEY
    Associate Professor of Neurosurgery

    1996 NUMUNE EDUCATION AND RESEARCH HOSPITAL, ANKARA, TURKEY
    Attending of Neurosurgery

    1988 CUKUROVA UNIVERSITY, COLLEGE OF MEDICINE, ADANA, TURKEY
    Doctor of Medicine

    SURGERY

    1. Neuro-Oncology
    • Brain Tumors
    • Skull base surgery
    • Pituitary tumors
    • Spinal cord tumors
    • Peripheral nerve tumors

            2. Neuro-Vascular

    • Cerebral aneurysms
    • Cerebral arteriovenous malformations
    • Intracerebral haemorrhage
    • Carotid artery disease

            3. Spine

    • Cervical disc disease
    • Thoracal disc disease
    • Lumbar disc disease
    • Scoliosis

            4. Paediatric Neurosurgery

    • Hydrocephalus
    • Spinal dysraphism
    • Craniosynostosis

            5.  Pain and Functional Neurosurgery

    • Trigeminal neuralgia
    • Epilepsy
    • Parkinson
    • Movement disorders
    • Spasticity
    • Peripheral nerve entrapment syndromes

            6. Trauma

    • Head trauma
    • Spinal trauma
    • Peripheral nerve injury