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Prof. MD. Çağatay Öztürk
Prof. MD. Çağatay Öztürk
Prof. MD.

Çağatay Öztürk

Liv Hospital Ulus
Liv Hospital Vadistanbul
İSÜ Liv Hospital Bahçeşehir
Orthopedics and Traumatology
Areas of Interests
    • Spinal Column Stenosis
    • Spinal Disc Herniation, Slipped Disc
    • Scoliosis, Kyphosis
    • Cervical Herniation
    • Cervical Disc Prosthesis
    • Spinal Curvature
    • Spinal Fracture
    • Minimal Invasive Spinal Surgery
    • Laser Discectomy
    • Endoscopic Discectomy
    • Pediatric Spinal Problems
    • Adult Spinal Deformities
Resume
Publications
Memberships
Awards
91
International Articles
31
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Education and Experiences


  • Hacettepe University, Medical Faculty (English) 1990-1997
  • Zonguldak Türkali Health center 1997-1999
  • Uludağ University, Medical Faculty, Orthopedics Department 1999-2004
  • Şişli Florence Nightingale Hospital 2004-2015
1. Durmazlar N, Ozturk C, Ural B, Karaagaoglu E, Anlar B. Turkish children’s performance on Denver II: effect of sex and mother’s education. Dev Med Child Neurol 40: 411-416, 1998.
2. Ozturk C, Durmazlar N, Ural B, Karaagaoglu E, Yalaz K, Anlar B. Hand and eye preference in normal preschool children. Clin Pediatr 38 (11): 677-680, 1999.
3. Aydınlı U, Karaeminoğulları O, Tişkaya K, Öztürk C. Dural tears in lumbar burst fractures with greenstick lamina fractures. Spine 26 (18): E410-E415, 2001.
4. Sarisozen B, Durak K, Ozturk C. Adamantinoma of the tibia in a nine-year-old child. Acta Orthop Belg 68 (4): 412-416, 2002. 
5. Durak K, Sarısözen B, Öztürk Ç. Results of surgical treatment of intra-articular (AO-C3) distal humeral fractures in adults. Ulus Travma Derg 8 (4): 233-236, 2002.
6. Durak K, Sarısözen B, Öztürk Ç. Results of conservative treatment of midclavicular fractures. Ulus Travma Derg 8 (4): 229-232, 2002.
7. Kaleli T, Temiz A, Ozturk C. Surgical treatment of tennis elbow: percutaneous release of the common extensor origin. Romanian J Hand Reconstruct Microsurg 71 (2): 17-20, 2002. 
8. Aydınlı U, Ozturk C, Ersozlu S, Filiz G. Results of surgical treatment of osteoid osteoma of the spine. Acta Orthop Belg 69 (4): 350-354, 2003.
9. Kaleli T, Ozturk C, Ersozlu S. External fixation for surgical treatment of a mallet finger. J Hand Surg (Br) 28 (3): 228-230, 2003.
10. Durak K, Sonmez G, Sarisozen B, Ozkan S, Kaya M, Ozturk C. Histological assessment of the effect of alpha-tocopherol on fracture healing in rabbits. J Int Med Res 31 (1): 26-30, 2003.
11. Sarisozen B, Ozturk C, Yazici Z, Filiz G. Surface venous hemangioma presenting with periosteal reaction. Eur J Radiol Ex 49: 71-74, 2004.
12. Turker G, Demirag B, Ozturk C, Uckunkaya N. Cardiac arrest after interscalene block in the sitting position for shoulder arthroscopy: a case report. Acta Orthop Belg 70 (1): 84-86, 2004.
13. Kaleli T, Ersozlu S, Ozturk C. Double reverse-flow island flaps for two adjacent finger tissue defect. Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 124 (3): 157-160, 2004.
14. Demirag B, Sarisozen B, Durak K, Bilgen OF, Ozturk C. The effect of alpha-2 macroglobulin on the healing of ruptured anterior cruciate ligament in rabbits. Connect Tissue Res 45 (1): 23-27, 2004. 
15. Aydınlı U, Gebitekin C, Bayram S, Ozturk C, Ersozlu S. Surgical approach in T4N0M0 (vertebral involvement) lung cancer. Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol 14 (3): 142-146, 2004
16. Kaleli T, Ozturk C, Temiz A, Tirelioglu O. Surgical treatment of tennis elbow: percutaneous release of common extensor origin. Acta Orthop Belg 70 (2): 131-133, 2004.
17. Aydinli U, Ozturk C, Saba D, Ersozlu S. Neglected major vessel injury after anterior spinal surgery. Spine 29 (15): E318-E320, 2004.
18. Demirag B, Ozturk C, Yazici Z, Sarisozen B. The pathophysiology of Osgood-Schlatter disease: a magnetic resonance investigation. J Pediatr Orthop B 13 (6): 379-382, 2004.
19. Demirağ B, Öztürk Ç, Bilgen ÖF, Durak K. Knee dislocations: an evaluation of surgical and conservative treatment. Ulus Travma Derg 10 (4): 239-244, 2004. 
20. Aydınlı U, Ozturk C, Yalcinkaya U, Tirelioglu O, Ersozlu S. Limb-sparing surgery for primary malignant tumors of the pelvis. Acta Orthop Belg 70: 417-422, 2004.
21. Aydinli U, Ersozlu S, Sadikoglu Y, Yerci O, Oztop F, Ozturk C. Subperiosteal aneurysmal bone cyst. Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol 14: 242-245, 2004.
22. Aydinli U, Ozturk C, Yalcinkaya U, Oztop F. Pigmented villonodular synovitis of the lumbosacral spine. Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol 15: 53-56, 2005.
23. Sarisozen B, Ozturk C, Yazici Z, Ozturk H. Neonatal osteofibrous dysplasia: a case report. Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol 15: 57-59, 2005.
24. Tezer M, Erturer RE, Ozturk C, Ozturk I, Kuzgun U. Conservative treatment of fractures of the thoracolumbar spine. Int Orthop 29: 78-82, 2005.
25. Demirag B, Ozturk C, Karakayali M. Symptomatic infrapatellar plica. Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol 15: 118-121, 2005.
26. Ersozlu S, Ozturk C, Sarisozen B. Slipped capital femoral epiphysis after ipsilateral femoral neck fracture in an 11-year-old girl. Injury Extra 36: 303-305, 2005.
27. Turker G, Mogol-Basagan E, Gurbet A, Ozturk C, Uckunkaya N, Sahin S. A new technique for superior hypogastric plexus block: The posteromedian transdiscal approach. Tohoku J Exp Med 206: 277-281, 2005.
28. Aydinli U, Ozturk C, Akesen B, Ozer O. Surgical treatment of Sprengel’s deformity: A modified Green procedure. Acta Orthop Belg 71: 264-268, 2005.
29. Tezer M, Kuzgun U, Hamzaoglu A, Ozturk C, Kabukcuoglu F, Sirvanci M. Intraspinal metalloma resulting in late paraparesis. Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 125: 417-421, 2005.
30. Durak K, Ersozlu S, Bayram S, Ozturk C, Temiz A. Osteoid osteoma of the sternum. Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol 15: 233-236, 2005.
31. Ozerdemoglu RA, Aydinli U, Ozturk C, Ersozlu S, Serifoglu R. Radiographic analysis of de novo scoliosis. J Spine Surg 3: 39-44, 2005. 
32. Demirag B, Sarisozen B, Ozer O, Kaplan T, Ozturk C. Enhancement of tendon-bone healing of anterior cruciate ligament grafts by blockage of matrix metalloproteinases. J Bone Joint Surg Am 87 (11): 2401-2410, 2005.
33. Demirag B, Ozturk C. Early hyaluronic acid application after arthroscopic debridement for the treatment of middle-aged osteoarthritic knee. Internet J Orthop Surg 2 (2): 1-12, 2005.
34. Karaeminogullari O, Aydinli U, Ozerdemoglu R, Ozturk C. Tuberculosis of the lumbar spine: Outcomes after combined treatment with short-course two-drug therapy and surgery. Internet J Orthop Surg 2 (2): 1-19, 2005.
35. Tezer M, Ozturk C, Aydogan M, Mirzanli C, Talu U, Hamzaoglu A. Surgical outcome of thoracolumbar burst fractures with flexion-distraction injury of the posterior elements. Int Orthop 29: 347-350, 2005. 
36. Karaeminogullari O, Tezer M, Ozturk C, Bilen FE, Talu U, Hamzaoglu A. Radiological analysis of titanium mesh cages used after corpectomy in the thoracic and lumbar spine: Minimum 3 years’ follow-up. Acta Orthop Belg 71: 726-731, 2005.
37. Aydinli U, Akin S, Tirelioglu O, Ozturk C, Yalcinkaya U, Sadikoglu Y. A new autogenous graft choice in pelvic reconstructions: free vascularized rib (a case report). Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 126: 57-62, 2006.
38. Demirag B, Ozturk C, Karakayali M. Symptomatic infrapatellar plica. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 14: 156-160, 2006.
39. Ozturk C, Tezer M, Sirvanci M, Sarier M, Aydogan M, Hamzaoglu A. Far lateral thoracic disc herniation presenting with flank pain. Spine J 6: 201-203, 2006.
40. Mirzanli C, Tezer M, Ozturk C, Ortak O, Yalcinkaya U, Aydogan M. Aneurysmal bone cyst of the third metatarsal treated by using free non-vascular transfer of the fibula segment. Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol 16: 89-93, 2006.
41. Tezer M, Ozturk C, Aydogan M, Camurdan K, Erturer E, Hamzaoglu A. Noncontiguous dual segment thoracic brucellosis with neurological deficit. Spine J 6: 321-324, 2006.
42. Temel SG, Ozturk C, Temiz A, Ersozlu S, Aydinli U. A new material for prevention of epidural fibrosis after laminectomy: oxidized regenerated cellulose (Interceed), an absorbable barrier. J Spinal Disord Tech 19 (4): 270-275, 2006.
43. Tezer M, Orhan Z, Ozturk C, Sarier M, Hamzaoglu A. Cervical brucellosis mimicking cervical disc herniation. Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol 16: 150-153, 2006.
44. Ozturk C, Tezer M, Aydogan M, Sarier M, Hamzaoglu A. Posterior endoscopic discectomy for the treatment of lumbar disc herniation. Acta Orthop Belg 72: 347-352, 2006.
45. Ozturk C, Tezer M, Mirzanli C, Bilen FE, Aydogan M, Hamzaoglu A. An unusual cause of paraplegia: salmonella spondylodiskitis. J Spinal Cord Med 29 (3): 234-236, 2006.
46. Ozturk C, Ersozlu S, Aydinli U. Importance of greenstick lamina fractures in low lumbar burst fractures. Int Orthop 30: 295-298, 2006.
47. Bayram S, Ozturk C, Sivrioglu K, Aydinli U, Kucukoglu S. Kyphoplasty for pregnancy-associated osteoporotic vertebra fractures. Joint Bone Spine 73: 564-566, 2006.
48. Bayram S, Ozturk C, Sivrioglu K, Aydinli U, Kucukoglu S. Traitement de fractures vertébrales ostéoporotiques postgravidiques par cyphoplastie. Revue du Rhumatisme 73: 954-956, 2006.
49. Ozerdemoglu RA, Aydinli U, Ozturk C, Ersozlu S, Temiz A. Analysis of upper and lower thoracic kyphosis in healthy individuals. J Spine Surg 3: 49-51, 2006.
50. Aydinli U, Ozturk C, Bayram S, Sarihan S, Evrensel T, Yilmaz HS. Evaluation of lung cancer metastases to the spine. Acta Orthop Belg 72: 592-597, 2006.
51. Talu U, Gogus A, Ozturk C, Hamzaoglu A, Domanic U. The role of posterior instrumentation and fusion after anterior radical debridement and fusion in the surgical treatment of spinal tuberculosis: Experience of 127 cases. J Spinal Disord Tech 19 (8): 554-559, 2006.
52. Tezer M, Erturer E, Ozturk C, Aydogan M, Hamzaoglu A. Dysplasie fibreuse polyostotique symptomatique du rachis dorsal. Revue du Rhumatisme 73: 1416-1418, 2006.
53. Tezer M, Erturer E, Ozturk C, Aydogan M, Hamzaoglu A. Symptomatic polyostotic fibrous dysplasia of the thoracic spine. Joint Bone Spine 73: 742-744, 2006.
54. Tezer M, Ozturk C, Erturer E, Aydogan M, Hamzaoglu A. Bilateral L5 radiculopathy due to osteoporotic L1 vertebral fracture : A case report. J Spinal Cord Med 29: 430-435, 2006.  
55. Sehirlioglu A, Ozturk C, Oguz E, Emre T, Bek D, Altinmakas M. Coccygectomy in the surgical treatment of traumatic coccygodynia. Injury 38: 182-187, 2007.
56. Gogus A, Ozturk C, Tezer M, Camurdan K, Hamzaoglu A. Sandwich technique in the surgical treatment of primary complex fractures of the femur and humerus. Int Orthop 31: 87-92, 2007.
57. Ozturk C, Tezer M, Aydogan M, Sarier M, Hamzaoglu A. Thoracic spinal stenosis above severe thoracolumbar kyphosis. A report of three cases. Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol 17: 85-88, 2007.
58. Aydinli U, Ozturk C, Temiz A, Akesen B. Comparison of two techniques in hemivertebra resection: transpedicular eggshell osteotomy versus standard anterior-posterior approach. Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol 17: 1-5, 2007.
59. Ersozlu S, Ozturk C, Aydinli U, Sirmali S, Kaya M. Assessment of anterior spine fusion with the use of polyethylene cylindrical tubes in an animal model. Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol 17: 7-11, 2007.
60. Ozturk C, Tirelioglu O, Tamgac F, Kaleli T. The role of bone scintigraphy in the assessment of chronic wrist pain without any trauma history. Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol 17: 43-46, 2007. 
61. Karaeminogullari O, Aydinli U, Ozerdemoglu R, Ozturk C. Tuberculosis of the lumbar spine: outcomes after combined treatment of two-drug therapy and surgery. Orthopedics 30 (1): 55-59, 2007.
62. Ozturk C, Tezer M, Hamzaoglu A. Solitary osteochondroma of the cervical spine causing spinal cord compression. Acta Orthop Belg 73: 133-136, 2007.
63. Aydogan M, Ozturk C, Mirzanli C, Karatoprak O, Tezer M, Hamzaoglu A. Treatment approach in tandem (concurrent) cervical and lumbar spinal stenosis. Acta Orthop Belg 73: 234-237, 2007.
64. Demiralp B, Atesalp AS, Bozkurt M, Bek D, Tasatan E, Ozturk C, Basbozkurt M. Spiral and oblique fractures of distal one-third of tibia-fibula: Treatment results with circular external fixator. Ann Acad Med Singapore 36: 267-271, 2007.
65. Ozturk C, Aydinli U, Vural R, Sehirlioglu A, Mutlu M. Simultaneous versus sequential one-stage combined anterior and posterior spinal surgery for spinal infections (outcomes and complications). Int Orthop 31: 363-366, 2007.
66. Sahin O, Ozturk C, Dereboy F, Karaeminogullari O. Asymmetrical bilateral hip dislocation in an adult with bilateral acetabular fracture. Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 127: 643-646, 2007.
67. Ozer O, Ozturk C, Akesen B, Aydinli U. Interobserver reliability in evaluation of pedicle screw positions inserted with a modified technique. Acta Orthop Belg 73: 491-499, 2007.
68. Duran C, Sirvanci M, Aydogan M, Ozturk E, Ozturk C, Akman C. Pulmonary cement embolism: A complication of percutaneous vertebroplasty. Acta Radiol 48 (8): 854-859, 2007.
69. Hamzaoglu A, Ozturk C, Tezer M, Aydogan M, Sarier M, Talu U. Simultaneous surgical treatment in congenital scoliosis and/or kyphosis associated with intraspinal abnormalities. Spine 32 (25): 2880-2884, 2007.
70. Demiralp B, Komurcu M, Ozturk C, Tasatan E, Sehirlioglu A, Basbozkurt M. Total elbow arthroplasty in patients who have elbow fractures caused by gunshot injuries: 8- to 12-year follow-up study. Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 128: 17-24, 2008.
71. Aydogan M, Ozturk C, Tezer M, Mirzanli C, Karatoprak O, Hamzaoglu A. Posterior vertebrectomy in kyphosis, scoliosis and kyphoscoliosis due to hemivertebra. J Pediatr Orthop B 17: 33-37, 2008.
72. Oguz E, Sehirlioglu A, Altinmakas M, Ozturk C, Komurcu M, Solakoglu C, Vaccaro AR. A new classification and guide for surgical treatment of spinal tuberculosis. Int Orthop 32: 127-133, 2008.
73. Aynaci O, Kerimoglu S, Ozturk C, Saracoglu M. Bilateral non-traumatic acetabular and femoral neck fractures due to pregnancy-associated osteoporosis. Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 128: 313-316, 2008.
74. Aydogan M, Karatoprak O, Mirzanli C, Ozturk C, Tezer M, Hamzaoglu A. Severe erosion of lumbar vertebral body because of a chronic ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm. Spine J 8: 394-396, 2008.
75. Gogus A, Ozturk C. Osteochondiritis dissecans of the glenoid cavity: a case report. Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 128: 457-460, 2008.
76. Coskun D, Aytac J, Ozturk C, Tezer M, Hamzaoglu A. Five-year surveillance of nosocomial infections following orthopedic surgery in a private medical center. Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol 18: 197-202, 2008.
77. Sehirlioglu A, Komurcu M, Ozturk C, Oguz E, Atesalp AS, Altinmakas M. An unexploded rocket-propelled grenade in the thigh. Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol 18: 233-236, 2008.
78. Temiz A, Ozturk C, Bakunov A, Kara K, Kaleli T. A new material for prevention of peritendinous fibrotic adhesions after tendon repair: oxidised regenerated cellulose (Interceed), an absorbable adhesion barrier. Int Orthop 32: 389-394, 2008.
79. Aydinli U, Kara GK, Ozturk C, Serifoglu R. Surgical treatment of odontoid fractures with C1 hook and C2 pedicle screw construct. Acta Orthop Belg 74: 276-281, 2008.
80. Hamzaoglu A, Ozturk C, Aydogan M, Tezer M, Aksu N, Bruno MB. Posterior only pedicle screw instrumentation with intraoperative halo-femoral traction in the surgical treatment of severe scoliosis (>1000). Spine 33 (9): 979-983, 2008.
81. Sirvanci M, Bhatia M, Ganiyusufoglu KA, Duran C, Tezer M, Ozturk C, Aydogan M, Hamzaoglu A. Degenerative lumbar spinal stenosis: correlation with Oswestry Disability Index and MR imaging. Eur Spine J 17: 679-685, 2008.
82. Gogus A, Ozturk C, Sirvanci M, Aydogan M, Hamzaoglu A. Femoral nerve palsy due to iliacus hematoma occurred after primary total hip arthroplasty. Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 128: 657-660, 2008.
83. Demiralp B, Ozturk C, Ozturan K, Sanisoglu YS, Cicek IE, Erler K. Prophylactic intramedullary nailing in monostatic fibrous dysplasia. Acta Orthop Belg 74: 386-390, 2008. 
84. Mirzanli C, Ozturk C, Karatoprak O, Aydogan M, Tezer M, Hamzaoglu A. Double-segment total vertebrectomy for the surgical treatment of congenital kyphoscoliosis: a case report. Spine J 8: 683-686, 2008.
85. Karatoprak O, Unay K, Tezer M, Ozturk C, Aydogan M, Mirzanli C. Comparative analysis of pedicle screw versus hybrid instrumentation in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis surgery. Int Orthop 32: 523-528, 2008.
86. Ganiyusufoglu K, Ozturk C, Sirvanci M, Aksu N, Hamzaoglu A. Pseudomeningocele in communication with the facet joint: demonstration by computerized tomography-arthrography. Skeletal Radiol 37: 767-770, 2008.
87. Karatoprak O, Camurdan K, Ozturk C, Ganiyusufoglu K, Aydogan M, Hamzaoglu A. Multiple-level cement vertebroplasty in patients with vertebral compression fractures from osteodystrophy in chronic liver disease. Acta Orthop Belg 74: 566-568, 2008.
88. Aksu N, Seyahi A, Aksu T, Ozturk C, Dervisoglu S, Hiz VMM. Radiographic and pathological stages of the changes at the bone-cement interface: an in-vivo experimental study. Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 128: 1187-1191, 2008.
89. Biscevic M, Ljuca F, Biscevic A, Gavrankapetanovic I, Smrke BUR, Ozturk C, Smrke D. Morphometric alteration of femoral condyles due to knee osteoarthritis. Coll Antropol 32: 875-879, 2008.
90. Demiralp B, Komurcu M, Ozturk C, Ozturan K, Tasatan E, Erler K. Acute traumatic open posterolateral dislocation of the ankle without tearing of the tibiofibular syndesmosis ligaments. A case report. J Am Podiatr Med Assoc 98 (6): 469-472, 2008.
91. Ozturk C, Tezer M, Karatoprak O, Hamzaoglu A. A rare cause of neuromuscular scoliosis: Alexander disese. Joint Bone Spine 76: 195-197, 2009.
92. Ozturk C, Tezer M, Karatoprak O, Hamzaoglu A. Une etiologie rare de scoliose neuromusculaire: la maladie d’Alexander. Revue de Rhumatisme 76: 297-300, 2009.
93. Aynaci O, Kerimoglu S, Ozturk C, Saracoglu M, Yildiz K. Intraarticular fibroma of the tendon sheath arising from the infrapatellar fat pad in the knee joint. Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 129: 291-294, 2009.
94. Sehirlioglu A, Ozturk C, Yazicioglu K, Tugcu I, Yilmaz B, Goktepe AS. Painful neuroma requiring surgical excision after lower limb amputation caused by landmine explosions. Int Orthop 33: 533-536, 2009.
95. Aydogan M, Ozturk C, Karatoprak O, Tezer M, Aksu N, Hamzaoglu A. The pedicle screw fixation with vertebroplasty augmentation in the surgical treatment of the severe osteoporotic spines. J Spinal Disord Tech 22: 444-447, 2009.
96. Ganiyusufoglu KA, Ayalp K, Ozturk C, Sakallioglu U, Ozer O. Intraosseous leiomyoma in a rib. A case report. Acta Orthop Belg 75: 561-565, 2009.
97. Ozturk C, Mirzanli C, Karatoprak O, Tezer M, Aydogan M, Hamzaoglu A. Giant sacral schwannoma. A case report and review of the literature. Acta Orthop Belg 75: 705-710, 2009.
98. Ozturk C, Karadereler S, Ornek I, Enercan M, Ganiyusufoglu K, Hamzaoglu A. The role of routine magnetic resonance imaging in the preoperative evaluation of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis. Int Orthop 34: 543-546, 2010.
99. Ozturk C, Ganiyusufoglu K, Alanay A, Aydogan M, Onat L, Hamzaoglu A. Efficacy of prophylactic placement of inferior vena cava filter in patients undergoing spinal surgery. Spine 35 (20): 1893-1896, 2010.
100. Hamzaoglu A, Alanay A, Ozturk C, Sarier M, Karadereler S, Ganiyusufoglu K. Posterior vertebral column resection in severe spinal deformities. A total of 102 cases. Spine 36 (5): E340-E344, 2011.
101. Ozturk C, Alanay A, Ganiyusufoglu K, Karadereler S, Ulusoy L, Hamzaoglu A. Short-term X-ray results of posterior vertebral column resection in severe congenital kyphosis, scoliosis and kyphoscoliosis. Spine 37 (12): 1054-1057, 2012.
102. Enercan M, Ozturk C, Kahraman S, Sarier M, Hamzaoglu A, Alanay A. Osteotomies/spinal column resections in adult deformity. Eur Spine J 22 Suppl 2: S254-S264, 2013.
103. Hamzaoglu, A, Ozturk C, Enercan M, Alanay A. Traction X-ray under general anesthesia helps to save motion segment in treatment of Lenke type 3C and 6C curves. Spine J 13: 845-852, 2013.
104. Enercan M, Kahraman S, Erturer E, Ozturk C, Hamzaoglu A. Apical and intermediate anchors without fusion improve cobb angle and thoracic kyphosis in early-onset scoliosis. Clin Orthop Relat Res 472: 3902-3908, 2014.
105. Biscevic M, Biscevic S, Ljuca F, Smrke BUR, Ozturk C, Campara MT. Motor evoked potentials in 43 high risk spine deformities. Med Arch 68 (5): 345-349, 2014.
106. Emre TY, Gökçen HB, Atbaşı Z, Kavadar G, Enercan M, Ozturk C. ASA III osteoporotic fracture in 62 patients treated with vertebroplasty under local anesthesia. Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol 26 (1): 47-52, 2016.
107. Gokcen HB, Erdogan S, Ozturk C. Management of postoperative discitis. Asian Spine J 10 (2): 401, 2016.
  • Scoliosis Research Society
  • European Spine Society
  • Minimal İnvasive Spine Society
  • North American Spine Society
  • AOSpine
  • Asia Pacific Spine Society
  • Turkish Spine Society
  • Türk Ortopedi ve Travmatoloji Derneği
  • XIX. National Turkish Orthopedics and Traumatology Congress, Department of Spine Surgery, best oral presentation presentation award, Antalya, 14-19 May 2005.
  • XIII. Akif Şakir Şakar Science Awards 2008, Second Prize in Clinical Study, İstanbul, 2008.
  • XXI. National Turkish Orthopedics and Traumatology Congress, Department of Spine Surgery, best poster presentation presentation award, Çeşme, 3-8 November  2009.
  • Best Clinical Paper, Global Spine Congress, Barcelona, 23-26 March 2011.
  • Award of best presentation, Xth International Turkish Spine Congress, Cappadocia, 17-20 April 2013.
  • Prof. Dr. Rıdvan Ege Scientific Research and Publication Award -2016
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Young Women are More Affected by Scoliosis
Young Women are More Affected by Scoliosis

Although the cause of scoliosis is not fully understood, the strongest theory suggests genetics.

genetics
young women
orthodontic problems
How are Posture Disorders Treated?
How are Posture Disorders Treated?

Posture disorders are treatable health problems. After the examination, which will be performed by an orthopedist by applying the health institution, patients are usually referred to physiotherapists.

scoliosis
scheuermann's disease
osteoporosis
Scoliosis Treatment
Scoliosis Treatment

Scoliosis is a complex spinal condition that requires tailored treatment approaches depending on the patient's age and the severity of the curvature.

scoliosis in children
non-surgical methods
surgical interventions
Vertebral Body Tethering/ VBT
Vertebral Body Tethering/ VBT

Vertebral body tethering, also known as VBT, is a surgical procedure performed to correct an abnormal curvature of the spine.

physical abilities
decrease in pain
Spinal Disc Herniation
Spinal Disc Herniation

Spinal disc herniation is a common and painful condition. Though it can appear in other spine areas, it usually affects the lumbar (lower back) region.

herniated disc
herniated disk symptoms
Kyphosis Treatment
Kyphosis Treatment

Kyphosis, characterized by an excessive outward curvature of the upper back, can significantly impact spinal health, leading to a hunched posture and potential discomfort.

upper back
spinal health
Understanding What is Kyphosis?
Understanding What is Kyphosis?

Kyphosis of the spine manifests as an excessive outward curvature, altering thenatural alignment of the upper back.

cervical kyphosis
flexibility
Regular Exercise for Spinal Health
Regular Exercise for Spinal Health

The spine is the fundamental structure that maintains balance in the entire body. Muscles, tendons, and ligaments connect to each other to keep the body balanced, while the flexible disc structures between the vertebrae allow the body to move.