Prof. MD.

Gökhan Kahveci

Cardiology

Interests

  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • Echocardiography (2 and 3D)
  • Heart Failure, Artificial Heart Devices, Heart Transplant
  • Imaging in Percutaneous (Non-Surgical) Heart Procedures (Mitraclip, Triclip, Neochord, Tendyne, LAA Closure)
  • Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Diagnosis, Treatment and Follow-up

Education:
  • Mitraclip Procedure (Non-Surgical Mitral Valve Latching) Training (Brussels, Belgium, 2012)
  • Artificial Heart Devices Training (Berlin, Germany, 2012)
  • LAA (Left Atrium) Closure Procedure Training (Leipzig, Germany, 2013)
  • Neochord Procedure (Imaging in Mitral Valve Repair with Minimal Incision) Training (Amsterdam, Netherlands, 2016)
  • Mitral Valve Clipping with Pascal Device (Frankfurt, Germany, 2019)
  • Triclip Procedure (Non-Surgical Tricuspid Valve Latching) (Istanbul, 2020)
  • Tendyne Mitral Valve Implantation (Non-Surgical Mitral Valve Placement) Training (Istanbul 2020)

Experience:
  • Liv Hospital Vadistanbul (Present)
  • Kartal Kosuyolu High Specialization Training and Research Hospital (Chief Assistant)
  • Başakşehir Çam and Sakura City Hospital (Training Officer)
He has scientific publications, 84 of which are international and 38 are national.
1. Turkish Society of Cardiology Archive 2005 article award;
F.Bayrak, G.Kahveci, H.Fotbolcu, K.Tigen, B.Mutlu, Y.Basaran, ”The role of plasma N-terminal pro-B type natiuretic peptide level in predicting clinical course in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy" Archive of Turkish Society of Cardiology, Vol. 33(2), 77-83 (2005).

2. Turkish Society of Cardiology 2007 Young Investigator Encouragement First Prize;
G.Kahveci, F.Bayrak, B.Mutlu, A.Bitigen, T.Karaahmet, K.Sonmez, A.Izgi, M.Degertekin, Y.Basaran, “Prognostic value of N-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic peptide in patients with active infective endocarditis” Am J Cardiol., 99(10), 1429-1433 (2007).

3. Turkish Society of Cardiology High Level Publication Award for 2008;
a. G.Kahveci, F.Bayrak, B.Mutlu, A.Bitigen, T.Karaahmet, K.Sonmez, A.Izgi, M.Degertekin, Y.Basaran, “Prognostic value of N-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic peptide in patients with active infective endocarditis” Am J Cardiol., 99(10), 1429-1433 (2007).
b. G.Kahveci, F.Bayrak, B.Mutlu, YE Gurel, T.Karaahmet, K.Tigen, Y.Basaran, “Clinical significance of high-density lipoprotein cholesterol in left-sided infective endocarditis” Am J Cardiol., 101( 8), 1170-1173 (2008).

4. Turkish Society of Cardiology Archive 2008 article award;
F.Bayrak, E.Bayrak-Kömürcü, B.Mutlu, G.Kahveci, N.Erginel-Ünaltuna, “IRX4 gene analysis in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy”, Turk Kardiyol Dern Ars., 36(2), 90-95 (2008).

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