Ercan Karacaoglu

Yeditepe UniversityTurkey

E R C A N K A R A C A O G L U Academic Title: Associate Professor of Plastic Surgery Speciality: Plastic, Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery Minor Speciality: Aesthetic surgery, Aestehetic Breast Surgery, Reconstructive Breast surgery Place of Birth : Tekirdag, Turkey Date of Birth : December 18, 1967 Graduated Faculty and Year: GATA School of Medicine, 1992 Place and date of Speciality: GATA Haydarpasa Training Hospital Istanbul, Turkey, 2000 Place and date of Minor Speciality: 1.Brown University, School of Medicine, Department of Plastic surgery, Providence, Rhode Island, U.S.A., 2001 2. Brown University, School of Medicine, Department of Plastic surgery, Providence, Rhode Island, U.S.A., 2004 Foreign Languages: English Vocational Awards: Grants: LifeCell Corporation Assessment of In-Vivo Integration of Allograft around implants Principle Researcher. Award: $30,000 (2004) Honors and Awards: The second best scientific presentation award in 22nd National Congress of Turkish Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Society (Sept 2000). -The best grade of graduation in 1990-1991 Training Year, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, School of Medicine (1991) Vocational Publications: Number of Foreign Publications: 26 Number of Turkish Publications: 14 Number of National Congress Presentations: 35 Number of International Congress Presentations: 32 Number of Book/ Chapters: 3 Summary of the Career: -Since June 2009: Associate Professor of Plastic Surgery in Yeditepe University, School of Medicine, Dept of Plastic Surgery Istanbul, Turkey. -March 2005- June 2009: Assistant Professor -Oct 2003- Dec 2004: Fellowship in Breast Surgery (Teaching and Clinical Fellow) Brown University, School of Medicine RI Hospital, Div of Plastic Surgery Providence, RI U.S.A. -Jun 2003- Sept 2003 : Private Practicing, Istanbul, Turkey. -Sept 2001- Jun 2003 : Chief (Captain, M.D), Plastic Surgery Service Golcuk 600-Bed Naval Hospital, Golcuk, Kocaeli Turkey. -Dec 2000- Aug 2001 : Fellowship in Aesthetic and Reconstructive Breast Surgery Brown University, School of Medicine RI Hospital, Div of Plastic Surgery Providence, RI, U.S.A. -Nov 2000 : Chief (Captain, M.D), Plastic Surgery Service Golcuk 600-Bed Naval Hospital, Golcuk, Kocaeli Turkey. -Sept '95-Oct 2000 : Residency in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. GATA Military Medical Academy, Haydarpasa Training Hospital, Kadikoy, Istanbul Turkey. -May.’94-Sept ’95 : Chief of Emergency Medical Care Service Turkish Navy, Heybeliada Naval Hospital, Heybeliada, Istanbul Turkey. -June’93-May.’94 : Emergency Care Staff and Destroyer Doctor, Turkish Navy, Golcuk 600-Bed Naval Hospital, 41657 Golcuk, Kocaeli Turkey. -Sept ’92- June ’93 : Postgraduate Internship GATA 1200-Bed Military Medical Academy Hospital Etlik, Anakara Turkey Memberships in Associations/Clubs: Since 2006: Fellow, EBOPRAS Board Certificate (EBOPRAS, European Board of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery) Since 2006: ASPS (American Society of Plastic Surgeons) Since 2004: ISAPS ( International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery) Since 2004: TASSSA (Turkish American Scientists Scholars Association) Since 2007: Society of Turkish Aesthetic Surgeons Since 1995 : Society of Turkish Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons Since 1992 : Association of Turkish Medical Doctors E-Mail: drercanka@yahoo.com

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