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Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Interests

  • Neurological Rehabilitation
  • Scoliosis
  • Musculoskeletal Pain and Injuries
  • Lymphedema Rehabilitation
  • Orthopedic Rehabilitation
  • Amputee Rehabilitation
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoarthrosis
  • Pelvic Floor Rehabilitation
  • Pediatric Rehabilitation
  • Diagnostic and Interventional Ultrasonographic Procedures in the Musculoskeletal System
  • Neural Therapy
  • Fibromyalgia

Education
  • Mersin 75th Year Anatolian Teacher High School (1998-2002)
  • Çukurova University Faculty of Medicine (2003-2009)
  • Istanbul Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Training and Research Hospital (2011-2015)
Experience
  • Muş Bulanık State Hospital, Emergency Service (2009-2010) (General Practitioner)
  • Istanbul Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Training and Research Hospital (2011-2015) (Assistant doctor)
  • Istanbul Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Training and Research Hospital (2015-2022) (Specialist doctor)
Research
  • Robotic Locomotor Therapy in cauda equina or conus medullaris syndrome as a results of traumatic injuries. 8. Ts.World Congress for NeuroRehabilitation. April 8-12, 2014, Istanbul, Turkey 
  • Evaluation of shoulder pain in hemiplegic patients. 8. Ts.World Congress for NeuroRehabilitation. April 8-12, 2014, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Robotic Locomotor Therapy in complete spinal cord injury. 8. Ts.World Congress for NeuroRehabilitation. April 8-12, 2014, Istanbul, Turkey
  • The Effect Of Age On Functional Status In Stroke Patients. 21st European Congress of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine. May 1 - 6, 2018, Vilnius, Lithuania.
  • VACTERL Syndrome with scoliosis, dextrocardia and anorectal malformation. Society for scoliosis orthopaedic & rehabilitation treatment XIII. Internationa meeting. April 19-21, 2018, Croatia, Dubrovnik
  • The aim of this study was to evaluate the clinical and radiological features of juvenile and adolescent spinal deformities in a physical medicine and rehabilitation research and training hospital. Society for scoliosis orthopaedic & rehabilitation treatment XIII. Internationa meeting. April 19-21, 2018, Croatia, Dubrovnik
  • Traumatic spinal cord injury in early onset scoliosis with diastometamyelia, tethered cord and vertebral anomalies. Society for scoliosis orthopaedic & rehabilitation treatment XIII. Internationa meeting. April 19-21, 2018, Croatia, Dubrovnik
  • The Effects Of Intra-Articular Platelet-Rich Plasma Injections Versus Corticosteroid Injections On Pain Score And Function In Knee Osteoarthritis. The 37th Annual European Society of Regional Anaesthesia and Pain Therapy Congress, ESRA 2018; 12-15 September, Dublin, Ireland.
  • Ultrasound-Guided Versus Blind Subacromial Steroid Injections and Short-Term Response in Subacromial Impingement Syndrome. The 37th Annual European Society of Regional Anaesthesia and Pain Therapy Congress, ESRA 2018; 12-15 September, Dublin, Ireland.
  • Spinal Cord Injury and Neurofibromatosis. 24. National Congress of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. March 27-31, 2013, Antalya, Turkey. 
  • Nervous Spinal Cord Syndrome. 24. National Congress of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. March 27-31, 2013, Antalya, Turkey.  
  • The Relationship Between Urinary Decantation Method and Urinary Tract Infection in Patients with Spinal Cord Injuries. 25. National Congress of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. April 22-26, 2015, Antalya, Turkey. (oral presentation)
  • Evaluation of Neurogenic Bladder in Stroke Patients. 26. National Congress of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. April 25-29, 2017, Antalya, Turkey.
  • The Effect of Neurogenic Bladder on Functional Status and Quality of Life in Stroke Patients. 26. National Congress of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. April 25-29, 2017, Antalya, Turkey.
  • Can We Recommend the Category of Urinary Dysfunction According to the Type of Stroke and its Localization? 26. National Congress of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. April 25-29, 2017, Antalya, Turkey.
  • Does Urodynamic Study Cause Urinary Tract Infection in Patients with Spinal Cord Injury? 26. National Congress of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. April 25-29, 2017, Antalya, Turkey. 
  • The Effect of Robot-Assisted Upper Extremity Therapy on Functional Status in Stroke Patients. 26. National Congress of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.April 25-29, 2017, Antalya, Turkey.
  • An Ultrasound-Guided Injection of Symphysis Pubis in a Patient with Osteitis Pubis. Turk-Mus-III Multidisciplinary Ultrasound Symposium. February 22-24, 2018, Ankara, Turkey.
  • The Relationship of Sleep Quality with Disease Activity in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis. Turkish Rheumatology Congress with international participation. March 28-April 1, 2018, Bafra, TRNC
  • He has Cauda Equina in the Chronic Stage. 2. FTR Course Days Congress. April 26-29, 2018, Antalya, Turkey.
  • Traditional and Complementary Medicine Mindfulness Study. 4.Pharmaceutical and Therapeutic Congress ’Rational Use of Medicines". September 19-23, 2018, Kyrenia, TRNC
  • Investigation Of Lipedema Awareness Among Physicians. 3. International Symposium on Lymphedema with Participation Multidisciplinary Approach. October 5-6, 2018, Izmir, Turkey. 
  • Is Antibiotic Prophylaxis Necessary Before Urodynamics in Patients with Spinal Cord Injuries? Prospective, Randomized Study. 27 With International Participation. National Congress of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.April 17-21, 2019, Antalya, Turkey.
  • The Importance and Goals of Daily Life Activities in Patients with Spinal Cord Injury. 27 With International Participation. National Congress of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.April 17-21, 2019, Antalya, Turkey.
  • A Rare Case: Prolonged Cerebellar Ataxia that Develops After Otitis. 27 With International Participation. National Congress of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.April 17-21, 2019, Antalya, Turkey.
  • Pediatric Trigger Finger Phenomenon that Develops After Trauma.27 With International Participation. National Congress of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.April 17-21, 2019, Antalya, Turkey.
  • Surgical Thoracolumbar Scoliosis and Secondary Complications in an Adolescent Patient with Unilateral Lower Limb Amputation Without Follow-up. 27 With International Participation. National Congress of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.April 17-21, 2019, Antalya, Turkey.
  • Active Sacroileitis in a 15-Year-Old Patient Presenting with Bilateral Knee Pain: A Case Report. The “Turkish Rheumatology Congress" with International Participation was held on March 20-24, 2019 in Antalya, Turkey.
  • The Level of Information about Lipedema in Patients with Lipedema. I. International Congress on Lymphedema with Participation October 11-13, 2019. Istanbul,Turkey.
Publications
  • Effect of robotic-assisted gait training on functional status, walking and quality of life in complete spinal cord injury. (Int J Rehab Res. 2021 Sep 1;44(3):262-268. doi: 10.1097/MRR.0000000000000486.)
  • Comparison of the Patients with Complete and Incomplete Spinal Cord Injury Administered Robotic-Assisted Gait Training Treatment. Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Sciences 2020, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p12-19. 8p
  • Ultrasonographic evaluation of abdominal muscle thickness symmetry in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: a case-controlled study (Eur J Phys Rehab Med. 2021 Dec;57(6):968-976. doi: 10.23736/S1973-9087.21.06833-7. Epub 2021 Jul 1.
  • Evidence-Based Practices in Pediatric Rehabilitation. Current Pediatric Rehabilitation. Ed: Goksoy T., Özdemir F. 1st edition. Nobel Bookstore
  • Rehabilitation after vascular-induced amputations. Vein. Ed: A. Polat, H. Akay, C. Köksal, A. gray wolf. 1st edition. Istanbul Medical Bookstore
  • Priorities in Cancer Rehabilitation Research Issues. Cancer Rehabilitation. Ed: Ayhan F. 1st edition. Sun Medical Bookstore
  • Bladder, Bowel and Sexual Rehabilitation after Traumatic Brain Injury. Rehabilitation of Traumatic Brain Injury. Ed: RIGHT NOW., Hazer B. Clinics of Turkey
  • The Effect of Age on Functional Status in Stroke. December September-December 2017; (2)6:20-25 Istanbul Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.
  • Comparative results of pain and quality of life in patients with fibromyalgia and myofascial pain syndrome. April January-April 2018; (2)6:20-25 Istanbul Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.
  • Clinical and Demographic Characteristics of Patients with Lipedema who were Followed Up in the Lymphedema Unit. August May-August 2020; (2)14:11-14 Istanbul Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • The Relationship between Neuropathic Pain Clinic and Demographic Data in Patients with Spinal Cord Injury. August May-August 2020; (2)14:15-22 Istanbul Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.
  • Conservative Methods of Treatment of Idiopathic Scoliosis-Review. April January-April 2021; (1)16:27-31 Istanbul Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.
  • The Relationship between Lower Urinary Tract Dysfunction and Stroke Dec and Etiology in Stroke Patients. August May-August 2021 (2) 17:18-23 Istanbul Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • The Relationship between the Affected Hemisphere and Depression in Stroke Patients with Different Hemispheric Lesions. Deciphering the relationship between the Affected Hemisphere and Depression. December September-December 2021 (3) 18:10-15 Istanbul Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • The Effect of Obesity on the Functional State in Stroke. April January-April 2022 (1) 17:15-18 Istanbul Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Biomechanics of the Lumbar Spine-Review. April January-April 2022 (1) 17:26-31 Istanbul Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Scoliosis Research and Treatment Association Board of Directors Substitute Membership
  • Turkish Rheumatism Research and War Association
  • Turkish Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Association

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