Assoc. Prof. MD. Ali Sait Kavaklı
Assoc. Prof. MD.  Ali Sait Kavaklı
Assoc. Prof. MD.

Ali Sait Kavaklı

İSÜ Liv Hospital Bahçeşehir
Anesthesia and Reanimation
Areas of Interests
    • Cardiovascular Surgery Anesthesia
    • Thoracic Surgery Anesthesia
    • Regional Anesthesia
  • Istanbul University Istanbul Faculty of Medicine
  • Specialty Education: Taksim Training and Research Hospital, Anesthesiology and Reanimation Residency
  • Dr. Siyami Ersek Chest Cardiovascular Surgery Training and Research Hospital Anesthesiology and Reanimation Clinic
  • Department of Anesthesiology and Reanimation, University of Health Sciences Antalya Training and Research Hospital

Articles published in international refereed journals (SCI: Science Citation Index; journals indexed in SCI-Expanded)

• Gencpinar T, Sagdıc K, Yilmaz M, Kavakli AS, Ellidag H, Emmiler M. Effect of multidisciplinary communication among physicians to management of postoperative stroke underwent carotid disease in octogenarians. Journal of Neurological Sciences. 2014, 31:41;442-49
• Kavaklı AS, Öztürk NK, Ayoğlu RU, Sağdıç K, Çakmak G, İnanoğlu K, Emmiler M. Comparison of Combined (Deep and Superficial) and Intermediate Cervical Plexus Block by Use of Ultrasound Guidance for Carotid Endarterectomy. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2016;30:317-22.
• Ozturk NK, Baki ED, Kavakli AS, Sahin AS, Ayoglu RU, Karaveli A, Emmiler M, Inanoglu K, Karsli B. Comparison of Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation and Parasternal Block for Postoperative Pain Management after Cardiac Surgery. Pain Res Manag. 2016;2016:4261949.
• Aldemir M, Koca HB, Doğan Bakı E, Çarşanba G, Kavrut Öztürk N, Kavaklı AS, Adalı F, Emmiler M, Darçın OT. Effects of N-acetyl cysteine on renal functions evaluated by blood neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin levels in geriatric patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting. Anatol J Cardiol. 2016;16:504-11
• Kavakli AS, Ayoglu RU, Kavrut Ozturk N, Tekinalp OH, Erkal Z, Inanoglu K, Emmiler M. Mitral valve repair facilitated with transapical beating heart NeoChord implantation in a non-Hodgkin's lymphoma patient. J Anesth. 2016;30:1056-1059
• Kavakli AS, Ozturk NK, Ayoglu RU, Emmiler M, Ozyurek L, Inanoglu K, Ozmen S. Anesthetic Management of Transapical Off-Pump Mitral Valve Repair With NeoChord Implantation. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2016;30:1587-1593.
• Kavakli AS, Kavrut Ozturk N, Karaveli A, Onuk AA, Ozyurek L, Inanoglu K. Comparison of different methods of nasogastric tube insertion in anesthetized and intubated patients. Rev Bras Anestesiol. 2017;67:578-583
• Ozturk NK, Kavakli AS. Use of McGrath MAC Videolaryngoscope to Assist Transesophageal Echocardiography Probe Insertion in Intubated Patients. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2017;31:191-196
• Kavrut Ozturk N, Kavakli AS. Comparison of the coracoid and retroclavicular approaches for ultrasound-guided infraclavicular brachial plexus block. J Anesth. 2017;31:572-578.
• Kavakli AS, Kavrut Ozturk N. Determination of residual mass in left ventricle by intraoperative transesophageal echocardiography after a giant and floating left atrial myxoma resection. Rev Bras Anestesiol. 2018;68:524-527
• Kavakli AS, Durmaz MT, Yilmaz ZY, Turhan S, Ozyurek L. Retroclavicular approach to infraclavicular brachial plexus block for distal radius fracture in a patient with implanted pacemaker. J Clin Anesth. 2018;44:76-77.
• Kavakli AS, Kavrut Ozturk N. Recurrent ventricular fibrillation associated with acute ingestion of hydrofluoric acid. J Clin Anesth. 2018;46:8-9
• Kavrut Ozturk N, Kavakli AS, Sagdic K, Inanoglu K. A randomised controlled trial examining the effect on the addition of the mandibular block to cervical plexus block for carotid endarterectomy. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2018;32:877-882.
• Kavakli AS. Anaesthesia and orphan disease: a child with Koolen-de Vries syndrome. Eur J Anaesthesiol. 2018;35:980-981
• Kavakli AS, Kavrut Ozturk N, Ozdemir F, Ayoglu RU, Sagdic K, Sarionder Gencer E. Cerebral Microinfarct During Cervical Plexus Block for Carotid EndarterectomyJ Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2019;33(6):1797-1798.
• Kavakli AS, Kavrut Ozturk N, Arslan U. Minimum effective volume of bupivacaine 0.5% forultrasound-guided retroclavicular approach toinfraclavicular brachial plexus block. Rev Bras Anestesiol. 2019;69:253-258.
• Kavakli AS, Kavrut Ozturk N, Yavuzel Adas H, Kudsioglu ST, Ayoglu RU, Ozmen S, Sagdic K, Yapici N. The effects of music on anxiety and pain in patients during carotid endarterectomy under regional anesthesia: A randomized controlled trial. Complement Ther Med. 2019;44:94-101
• Erenler F, Yapici N, Kudsioglu T, Atalan N, Acarel M, Orhan G, Kavakli AS, Aykac Z. The relationship between inotropic support therapy and central partial pressure of venous-arterial carbon dioxide after cardiopulmonary bypass. Turk Gogus Kalp Damar Cerrahisi Derg. 2019;27:165-172
• Ozyurt E, Kavakli AS, Ozturk NK. Comparison of volume-controlled and pressure-controlled ventilation on respiratory mechanics in laparoscopic bariatric surgery: randomized clinical trial. Rev Bras Anestesiol. 2019;69:546-552
• Kavakli AS, Enginar F, Arslan U, Ozdemir F. Thermochromic nail polish as a novel indicator to predict infraclavicular brachial plexus block success: A prospective cohort study. Eur J Anaesthesiol. 2019;36:911-917.
• Kılıç B, Yapıcı N, Yapıcı F, Kavaklı AS, Kudsioğlu T, Kılıç A, Aykaç Z. Factors associated with increased intra-abdominal pressure in patients undergoing cardiac surgery. Turk Gogus Kalp Damar Cerrahisi Derg. 2020;28:134-142
• Sugur T, Kavakli AS, Metinyurt HF. Anaesthesia and orphan disease: A child with incontinentia pigmenti. Eur J Anaesthesiol. 2020;37:141-143.
• Kavakli AS, Sugur T, Metinyurt HF Anaesthesia and orphan disease: Phelan-McDermid syndrome. Eur J Anaesthesiol. 2020;37(8):730-731.
• Ozturk NK, Kavakli AS, Arslan U, Aykal G, Savas M. S100B level and cognitive dysfunction after robotic-assisted laparoscopic radical prostatectomy procedures: a prospective observational study. Rev Bras Anestesiol. 2020;70:573-582
• Sugur T, Metinyurt HF, Kavakli AS, Ozturk NK, Ozmen S. Regional anesthesia in two consecutive surgeries in a patient with mitochondrial neurogastrointestinal encephalomyopathy: A case report: Mitochondrial Neurogastrointestinal Encephalomyopathy. Rev Bras Anestesiol. 2021;71:84-86.
• Metinyurt HF, Sugur T, Kavakli AS, Cagirci G. Clavipectoral fascial plane block for implantable cardioverter defibrillator implantation. J Clin Anesth. 2021;71:110197
• Ozyurek L, Kavakli AS, Yildiz O, Ensari C. Segmental high thoracic combined spinal epidural anesthesia for breast surgery in a patient with severe lung disease. J Clin Anesth. 2021;70:110185
• Karaveli A, Kavakli AS, Özçelik M, Ateş M, İnanoğlu K, Özmen S. The Effect of Different Levels of Pneumoperitoneum Pressures on Regional Cerebral Oxygenation During Robotic Assisted Laparoscopic Prostatectomy. Turk J Med Sci. 2021;51:1136-1145.
• Karaveli A, Kavakli AS, Cakin O, Aykal G, Yildiz A, Ates M. Comparison of plasma neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin (NGAL) levels after robot-assisted laparoscopic and retropubic radical prostatectomy: An observational study. Rev Bras Anestesiol. 2022; 72(1):21-28

Papers presented at international scientific meetings and published in the proceeding book

Gencpinar T, Ayoglu U, Sagdic K, Yilmaz M, Kavakli AS, Emmiler M. Approach to Neurological Emergencies in The Operation of Carotid Endarterectomy: A Case Report. The Journal of Cardiovascular Surgery, vol:55 suppl:1,no:1, 02-2014. International Congress of Update in Cardiology and Cardiovascular Surgery Congress. March 13-16, 2014, Antalya, Turkey.
• Ayoglu RU, Kavakli AS, Tekinalp OH, Erkal Z, Yilmaz M, Sagdic K, Erkal Z, Emmiler M. Mitral Chordal Replacement via Thoracotomy.  Second Minimally Invasive and Robotic Cardiovascular Surgery Symposium and International Society for Minimally Invasive Cardiothoracic Surgery (ISMICS) 2015 Winter Workshop. December 11-13, 2015, Istanbul, Turkey (Oral Presentation)
• Ayoglu RU, Kavakli AS, Tekinalp OH, Yilmaz M, Sagdıc K, Erk Z, Emmiler M. Choice for Femoral Cannulation. Second Minimally Invasive and Robotic Cardiovascular Surgery Symposium and International Society for Minimally Invasive Cardiothoracic Surgery (ISMICS) 2015 Winter Workshop. December 11-13, 2015, Istanbul, Turkey (Oral Presentation)
• Ayoglu RU, Ozturk NK, Kavakli AS, Tekinalp OH, Emmiler M. Endovascular adjunct treatment For type 1 aortic dissection. 12th International Congress of Update in Cardiology and Cardiovascular Surgery. March, 10-13, 2016, Antalya, Turkey.
• Ozturk NK, Kavakli AS. Ultrasound-guided infraclavicular versus retroclavicular block: a prospective randomized controlled trial. Balkan States Anesthesia Days III. 18-21 May, 2016, Skopje, Macedonia (Oral Presentation)
• Ayoglu RU, Kavakli AS, Tekinalp OH. Results of beating heart mitral valve repair with the Neochord System. III. Minimally Invasive and Robotic Cardiovascular Surgery Symposium (MIRC-2017) 12-14 May 2017, Istanbul, Turkey (Oral Presentation)
• Ayoglu RU, Kavakli AS, Tekinalp OH. Robotic cardiac surgery: a single-center experience. III. Minimally Invasive and Robotic Cardiovascular Surgery Symposium (MIRC-2017) 12-14 May 2017, Istanbul, Turkey
• Ozturk NK, Kavakli AS, Arslan U, Aykal G, Savas M. The effect of robotic-assisted laparoscopic radical prostatectomy procedures on postoperative cognitive dysfunction and S100B release: a prospective observational study. 5. Balkan States Anesthesia Days. 9-12 May 2018. Gaziantep, Turkey (Oral Presentation)
• Yilmaz ZY, Kilin M, Deniz T, Karaveli A, Kavakli AS. Combined Infraclavicular Brachial and Cervical Plexus Nerve Block for Humerus Fracture Surgery in the Presence of Severe Ankylosing Spondylitis: A Case Report. Sağlık Bilimleri Üniversitesi 1. Uluslararası Anesteziyoloji ve Reanimasyon Sempozyumu. 3-4 Aralık 2021, İstanbul 
• Aydemir E, Yilmaz ZY, Kavakli AS, Ozmen S. An Anesthetic Experience in a Patient with GM1 Gangliosidosis: A Case Report. Sağlık Bilimleri Üniversitesi 1. Uluslararası Anesteziyoloji ve Reanimasyon Sempozyumu. 3-4 Aralık 2021, İstanbul

Articles published in national and international refereed journals (SCI, non-SCI-E journals)

• Kavaklı AS, Öztürk NK, Gençpınar T, Ayoğlu RU, Karslı B, Emmiler M. Servikal pleksus blokajı ile yapılan karotis endarterektomi sırasında gelişen akut iskemik atak. GKDA Derg 2013;19:211-213 
• Aldemir M, Bakı ED, Adalı F, Tecer E, Öztürk NK, Kavaklı AS, Emmiler M, Darçın OT. Comparison of the effects of propofol anaesthesia and desflurane anaesthesia on neutrophil/lymphocyte ratios after coronary artery bypass surgery. J Turgut Ozal Med Cent 2015; 22:165-170
• Kavaklı AS, Ayoğlu RU, Öztürk NK, Sağdıç K, Yılmaz M, İnanoğlu K, Emmiler M. Simultaneous Bilateral Carotid Endarterectomy under Cervical Plexus Blockade. Turk J Anaesthesiol Reanim. 2015;43:367-370.
• Öztürk NK, Kavaklı AS. İntraoperatif Transözefageal Ekokardiyografi Deneyimlerimiz: Altı Yüz Dört Hastanın Retrospektif Analizi. GKDA Derg 2016;22:55-61
• Kavaklı AS, Öztürk NK. Minimal İnvaziv Mitral Kapak Cerrahisinde İki Farklı Yöntem: Sağ Torakotomi ile Minimal İnvaziv Mitral Kapak Onarımı ve Atan Kalpte Transapikal Neokorda İmplantasyonu. Erken Dönem Sonuçlarımız. GKDA Derg 2016;22:75-81
• Kavaklı AS, Öztürk NK. Anesthetic approaches in carotid body tumor surgery. North Clin Ist 2016;3:97-103
• Öztürk NK, Kavaklı AS. Use of bladder volume measurement assessed with ultrasound to predict postoperative urinary retention. North Clin Ist 2016;3:209-216 
• Kavaklı AS, Öztürk NK, Ayoğlu RA, Yılmaz M, Sağdıç K, Tekinalp ÖH, Emmiler M, İnanoğlu K. β-talasemili Hastada Aort Kapak Replasmanı. GKDA Derg. 2017;23:153-156 
• Karaveli A, Kavrut Ozturk N, Kavakli AS, Cakmak G, Aslan Onuk A, Inanoglu K, Karsli B. Anesthesia Management in Rare Case: Osteogenesis Imperfecta. British Journal of Pharmaceutical Research  2017;15(5): 1-5
• Kavaklı AS. A comment on “General anesthesia management in carotid endarterectomy surgery: a single center experience”. Med-Science. 2017;6:785-786
• Baysal Çitil A, Alıcıkuş Tuncel Z, Yapıcı N, Kudsioğlu T, Aykaç Z, Kavaklı AS.  Reversal of rocuronium induced neuromuscular blockade in lung resection surgery: A comparison of sugammadex and neostigmine. GKDA Derg. 2019;25:23-30
• Kavakli AS, Kitapçıoğlu D. Comparison of the Effects of Lidocaine and Dexmedetomidine Before Propofol Induction During Laryngeal Mask Airway Insertion. Eur Arch Med Res 2019; 35:205-210
• Kavaklı AS, Kavrut Öztürk N, Arslan Ü, Enginar F, Canım Ş, Uzunay E. The use of ultrasound guided combined peripheral nerve blocks in a high-risk patient: A case report. Agri 2021;33:39–41
• Kavaklı AS, Sugur T, Metinyurt HF, Karaveli A, Aksu B, Sagdic K, Pekgul UV. Ultrasound-Guided Erector Spinae Plane Block for Carotid Endarterectomy: A Case Series. GKDA Derg. 2022; 28: 153-157

  • The European Society of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care (ESAIC)
  • Turkish Society of Anesthesiology and Reanimation (TARD)
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Anesthesia and Intensive Care Association
  • Turkish Intensive Care Association (TYBD)
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