MD. Ozan Başkurt
MD. Ozan Başkurt

Ozan Başkurt

Liv Hospital Vadistanbul
Brain and Nerve Surgery
Areas of Interests

    Medical Fields of Interest:

    • Spinal surgery (lumbar hernia, neck hernia, degenerative spine diseases)
    • Neurooncological surgery (Brain and spinal cord tumors)
    • Neurotrauma (Brain and spinal cord/spine injuries)
    • Vascular Diseases of the Brain
    •  Pediatric Neurosurgery
    • Peripheral Nerve Surgery


  • Galatasaray High School (2005-2009)
  • Yeditepe University, Faculty of Medicine (2009-2015)
  • Anadolu University, Health Institutions Management, Associate Degree (2012-2014)
  • Anadolu University, Business Administration, Undergraduate (2015-2020)
  • Okmeydanı Training and Research Hospital, Department of Neurosurgery (2016-2020)
  • Prof. Dr. Cemil Taşcıoğlu City Hospital, Neurosurgery Clinic (2020-2021)


  • Liv Hospital Vadistanbul
  • Kızıltepe State Hospital (2021-2023)
  • Hakkari State Hospital (2021)
  • Küçükçekmece Community Health Center (2015-2016)

Research: 4

  1. Mechanism of Action of Antipsychotic and Antiparkinsonian Drugs. University of Montreal, Faculty of Pharmacology, Molecular Neuropharmacology Laboratory. (2012)
  2. The role of inflammatory markers in chronic subdural hematoma, its surgery and prognosis. Prof. Dr. Cemil Taşcıoğlu City Hospital, Department of Neurosurgery. (2021)
  3. Evaluation of Adult Mastoid Air Cells Morphometry in Terms of Early Complications in Posterior Fossa Surgeries. Prof. Dr. Cemil Taşcıoğlu City Hospital, Department of Neurosurgery. (2022)
  4. Investigation of Diagnostic and Prognostic Values of Neurogranin Levels in Traumatic Diffuse Axonal Injury. Prof. Dr. Cemil Taşcıoğlu City Hospital, Department of Neurosurgery. 2022-2023

Publications: 12 
1.  Avci İ, Başkurt O, Şirinoğlu D, Aydin MV. Rapid disappearance of pneumorrhachis after chest tube placement. Turk J Emerg Med. 2019;19(4):146-148. doi:10.1016/j.tjem.2019.07.002
2. Gök H, Başkurt O. Giant Primary Intracranial Hydatid Cyst in Child with Hemiparesis. World Neurosurg. 2019;129:404-406. doi:10.1016/j.wneu.2019.06.129
3rd Avci İ, Başkurt O, Şeker S, Çelik SE. Late-onset Metastasis of Intracranial Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma. World Neurosurg. 2019;130:7-9. doi:10.1016/j.wneu.2019.06.164
4. Uysal E, Başkurt O, Avcı İ, Peker HO, Çelik SE. Late recovery of stereotactic radiosurgery induced perilesional edema of an arteriovenous malformation after bevacizumab treatment. Br J Neurosurg. 2021;35(1):22-26. doi:10.1080/02688697.2020.1742294
5. Sirinoglu D, Sarigul B, Derdiyok O, Baskurt O, Aydin MV. Mini-open lateral approach for anterior lumbar corpectomy combined with posterior screw-rod system augmentation for correction of kyphosis. Trauma Case Rep. 2021;32:100428. doi:10.1016/j.tcr.2021.100428
6. Sirinoglu D, Sarigul B, Baskurt O, Aydin MV. A Rare Case of Dissemination of Primary Spinal Glioblastoma. Indian J of Neurosurgery 2021;10(02):162-164. doi:10.1055/s-0041-1731974
7. Gok H, Baskurt O, Sarigul B, Gurbuz D, Celik SE. Silent Pulmonary Thromboembolism in Patients Undergoing Craniotomy for Brain Tumor. Turk Neurosurg. 2022;10.5137/1019-5149.JTN.36806-21.2. doi:10.5137/1019-5149.JTN.36806-21.2
8. Baskurt O, Kurtulus Y, Yavuz AY, Avci I. Extracranial metastasis of recurrent glioblastoma to the parotid gland: a case report and review of the literature. Egypt J Neurosurg 37, 25 (2022). doi:10.1186/s41984-022-00163-z
9. Kurtulus Y, Baskurt O, Yavuz AY, Avci I. A case of late-onset spondylodiscitis within the longest duration: 9 years after posterior instrumentation. Egypt J Neurosurg 37, 29 (2022). doi:10.1186/s41984-022-00167-9
10. Aydın MV, Şirinoğlu D, Başkurt O, Altıntepe N, Perçinoğlu G, Karacalar S, Uyar Y. Incidence of Asymptomatic Recurrent Laryngeal Nerve Palsy Following Anterior Cervical Spine Surgery. J Turk Spinal Surg 2022;33:135-139. doi:10.4274/jtss.galenos.2022.35229
11. Baskurt O. Hemorrhagic transformation of ischemic infarct in a patient with Fahr’s disease. Egypt J Neurosurg. ACCEPTED (EJNS-D-21-00092)
12. Yavuz AY, Baskurt O, Kurtulus Y, Avci I. Prognostic significance of prolonged QTc interval in cerebral contusion. Indian J Med Res. ACCEPTED (ijmr_3629_21)

  1. Turkish Society of Neurosurgery
  2. Brain Research Society
  3. EANS (European Association of Neurosurgical Societies)
  4. Istanbul Medical Chamber
  5. Yeditepe University Alumni Association
  6. Galatasaray Association
  7. Galatasaray Sports Club
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