MD. Merve Yıldız
MD. Merve Yıldız

Merve Yıldız

Liv Hospital Ulus
Areas of Interests
    • Orthopedic Rehabilitation
    • Neurological Rehabilitation
    • Scoliosis Rehabilitation
    • Robotic Rehabilitation
    • Ultrasound-guided intra-articular, peri-articular and soft tissue injections, spinal injections
    • Regenerative treatments
    • Prolotherapy, Mesotherapy and Ozone therapy
  • Beşiktaş Sakıp Sabancı Anatolian High School 2004-2008
  • Istanbul University Cerrahpaşa Faculty of Medicine 2008-2014
  • 2011 June - 2011 August (Protikantin) Orthopädie und Unfallchirurgie, Charité Universitätsmedizin Campus Virchow-Klinikum
  • Berlin/GERMANY
  • 2012 June - 2012 July (Protikantin), Plastische und Ästhetische Chirurgie Dreifaltigkeitskrankenhaus Wesseling/GERMANY
  • 2012 July - 2012 August (Practivetin), Plastische und Ästhetische Chirurgie/Handchirurgie St. Agatha Krankenhaus
  • Celal Bayar University, Department of Ear, Nose and Throat Diseases, 2014
  • University of Health Sciences Istanbul Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Training and Research Hospital - Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Clinic 2015-2019
  • 2015 July - 2019 November, Health Sciences University Istanbul Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Training and Research Hospital, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (Assistant Physician, Specialization training)
  • December 2019 - January 2022, T.R. Ministry of Health Gaziosmanpaşa Training and Research Hospital (FTR Specialist Physician)
  • 2022 January - 2023 April, Private Şişli Kolan International Hospital (FTR Specialist Physician)
  • 2023 April - 2023 September, Private Dr MSK Physiology Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Center (FTR Specialist Physician - Responsible Manager)
  • Comparison of Caudal Epidural Steroid Injections in Lumbar Spinal Stenosis (Specialization Thesis)
  • Benlice, C., Yildiz, M., Baghaki, S. et al. Fistula tract curettage and the use of biological dermal plugs improve high transsphincteric fistula healing in an animal model. Int J Colorectal Dis 31, 291–299 (2016).
  • Aydın, T., Şen, E.İ., Yardımcı, M.Y. et al. Efficacy of ultrasound-guided suprascapular nerve block treatment in patients with painful hemiplegic shoulder. Neurol Sci 40, 985–991 (2019).
  • Kesiktaş, F.N., Dernek, B., Sen, E.I. et al. Comparison of the short-term results of single-dose intra-articular peptide with hyaluronic acid and platelet-rich plasma injections in knee osteoarthritis: a randomized study. Clin Rheumatol 39, 3057–3064 (2020).
  • Dernek B, Aydoğmuş S, Duymuş TM, Adıyeke L, Yardımcı MY, Kesiktaş FN, Sindel D, Ketenci A. The incidence of impingement syndrome in cases of cervical radiculopathy: An analysis of 220 cases. J Back Musculoskeletal Rehabil. 2020;33(3):363-366. doi: 10.3233/BMR-181354. PMID: 31815687.
  • Turkish Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Association
  • Istanbul Medical Chamber
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What is In-Home Physical Therapy?
What is In-Home Physical Therapy?

In-home physical therapy method is when patients, who need physical therapy for any reason, receive this service in their own homes. 

physical therapy
comfortable environment
What is Osteoporosis?
What is Osteoporosis?

Osteoporosis, a condition that weakens bones and makes them more susceptible to fractures, is a significant concern for many individuals, especially as they age.

silent disease
weakening of bone structure

While kyphosis may not bother a person much when it is small in scale, it can lead to significant problems in one's life when it reaches an important size. The problem of kyphosis arises from the activities and movements a person engages in daily.