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Prof. MD. Ziya Akbulut
Prof. MD. Ziya Akbulut
Prof. MD.

Ziya Akbulut

Liv Hospital Ankara
Urology
Areas of Interests
    • Robotic surgery in urology
    • Adrenal gland tumor
    • Kidney outlet strictures (UP stricture) Pyeloplasty
    • Urological cancers (prostate, bladder, kidney)
    • Prostate Tumors
    • Kidney Tumors
    • Bladder Tumors
    • Testicular Tumors
    • Kidney and Ureteral Stones
    • Infertility Treatments
    • Male Sexual Dysfunctions
    • Prostate Diseases
    • Urinary Incontinence Treatments
Resume
Publications
Courses Attended
Education
  • Ankara University Faculty of Medicine 1982-1988
  • Ankara Numune Training and Research Hospital Urology PhD 1994-1998
  • Ankara Numune Training and Research Hospital Specialization 1998-2004
  • Yıldırım Beyazıt University Asst. Assoc. Title 2004-2012
  • Atatürk Training and Research Hospital Assoc. Prof. Title 2012-2014

Experience

  • Private Medipol Hospital Prof. 2014-2020
  • Liv Hospital Ankara 2020-

A. Articles published in international refereed journals:

A1. Ozcan MF, Akbulut Z, Gurdal C, Tan S, Yildiz Y, Bayraktar S, Ozcan AN, Ener K,   Altinova S, Arslan ME, Balbay MD. Does step Trendelenburg positioning effect the ocular hemodynamics and intraocular pressure in patients undergoging robotic cystectomy and robotic prostatectomy?. Int Urol Nephrol.2017 Jan;49(1):55-60.
A2. Ozcan MF, Hekimoglu ER, Ener K, Namuslu M, Altintas R, Celik HT, Akbulut Z,  Altinova S. Trimetazidine has protective effects on spermatogenesis in a streptozotocin-induced diabetic rat model. Andrologia. 2017 Mar 6
A3. Enes K, Canda AE, Altinova S, Atmaca AF, Alkan E, Asil E, Ozcan MF, Akbulut Z, Balbay MD. Robotic partial nephrectomy for clinical stage T1 tumors: Exprience in 42 cases. Kaohsiung J Med Sci.2016 Jan;32(1):16-21
A4. Muhammet Fuat Ozcan, Ziya Akbulut, Canan Gurdal, Sinan Tan, Yelda Yildiz, Serdar Bayraktar, Ayse Nur Ozcan, Kemal Ener, Serkan Altinova, Muhammed Ersagun Arslan, Mevlana Derya Balbay. Does steep Trendelenburg positioning effect the ocular hemodynamics and intraocular pressure in patients undergoing robotic cystectomy and robotic prostatectomy?.(Nov 2016)
A5. Serkan ALTINOVA, Abidin Egemen İŞGÖREN, Ziya AKBULUT, Muhammet Fuat ÖZCAN, Abdullah Erdem CANDA, Ali Fuat ATMACA, Mevlana Derya BALBAY. Removing the specimen with traction during robotic radical prostatectomy does not cause a positive surgical margin. Turk J Med Sci(2016) 46
A6. Kemal Ener, Abdullah Erdem Canda, Serkan Altınova, Ali Fuat Atmaca, Erdal Alkan, Erem Asil, Muhammet Fuat Özcan, Ziya Akbulut, Mevlana Derya Balbay. Robotic partial nephrectomy for clinical stage T1 tumors: Experience in 42 cases. Kaohsing Journal of Medical Sciences (2016)32, 16-21
A7. A.I.Tasci, I.Tufek, E.Gumus, A.E.Canda, V.Tugcu, F.Atug, U.Boylu, Z.Akbulut, S.Sahin, A.Simsek, A.R.Kural. Onkologic results, functional outcomes, and complication rates of robotic-assisted radical prostatectomy: multicenter experience in Turkey including 1,499 patients. World J Urol(2015) 33:1095-1102
A8. Ali Fuat Atmaca, MD, Abdullah Erdem Canda, Bahri Gok, MD, Ziya Akbulut, MD, Serkan Altinova, MD, Mevlana Derya Balbay, MD. Open Versus Robotic Radical Cystectomy With Intracorporeal Studer Diversion. JSLS January-March 2015
A9. Abdullah Erdem Canda, Ali Fuat Atmaca, Ozer Ural Cakici, Bahri Gok, Muhammed Ersagun Arslan, Serkan Altinova, Ziya Akbulut, Mevlana Derya Balbay. Outcomes of robot-assisted laparoscopic radical prostatectomy in high-risk prostate cancer patients: experience in 34 patients with oncologic and functional outcomes. Robotic Surgery: Research and Reviews 2015:2 29-35
A10. Bayram Dogan, Serkan Altinova, Ahmet Tunc Ozdemir, Muhammed Fuat Ozcan, Erem Asil, Ziya Akbulut, Mevlana Derya Balbay. Diagnostic significance of biopsies in renal masses. Cent European J Urol 2014,67:344-350
A11. Ziya AKBULUT, Olcay KANDEMİR, Ali Fuat ATMACA, Durmuş Alparslan DEMİRCİ,
Bayram DOĞAN, Abdullah Erdem CANDA, Mevlana Derya BALBAY. What would happen if neurovascular bundles were left behind in radical retropubic prostatectomy? Turk J Med Sci 2013; 43(3): 448-454. (2500p)
A12. Alper ÇAĞLAYAN, Ziya AKBULUT, Ali Fuat ATMACA, Serkan ALTINOVA, Metin KILIÇ, Mevlana Derya BALBAY. Effect of neoadjuvant chemotherapy on pathological parameters and survival in patients undergoing radical cystectomy for muscle-invasive bladder cancer. Turk J Med Sci 2012;42(4):623-629
A13. Canda AE, Atmaca AF, Altinova S, Akbulut Z, Balbay MD. Robot-assisted nerve-sparing radical cystectomy with bilateral extended pelvic lymph node dissection (PLND) and intracorporeal urinary diversion for bladder cancer: initial experience in 27 cases. BJU Int. 2012 Aug;110(3):434-44. 
A14. Dogan B, Serefoglu EC, Atmaca AF, Canda AE, Akbulut Z, Derya Balbay M. Is sampling transitional zone in patients who had prior negative prostate biopsy necessary? Int Urol Nephrol. 2012 Aug;44(4):1071-5.
A15. Akbulut Z., Canda A.E., Çimen H.I., Atmaca A.F., Korukluoglu B., Balbay M.D., "Two procedures at the same robotic session:robot-assisted laparoscopic radical prostatectomy and cholecystectomy", Surgical Laparascopy,Endoscopy and Percutaneous Techniques, 21(1), e34-e35, (2011)
A16. Akbulut Z., Canda A.E., Ozcan M., Atmaca A.F.,Ozdemir A.T., Balbay M.D., "Robot assisted laparoscopic nerve sparing radical cystoprostatectomy with bilateral extended lymph node dissection and intracorporeal Studer pouch constructionr Outcomes of first 12 cases", Journal of Endourology,DOI no: 10.1089/end.2010.0632., Ocak 2011
A17. Ozdemir A.T., Serefoglu E.C., Altınova S., Akbulut Z., Balbay M.D., ”An
unexpected reason of urinary leakage after radical cystectomy and orthotopic urinary diversion", Journal of Clinical and Analytical Medicine, 475, 1-2,(2010)
A18. Canda A.E., Isgoren A.E., Akbulut Z., Atmaca A.F.,Ozdemir A., Balbay M.D., "Preservation of accessory pudendal arteries in robot-assisted laparoscopic radical prostatectomy", Global Journal of Surgery, 2(1), 1-6, (2011)
A19. Doğan B., Canda A.E., Akbulut Z., Atmaca A.F., Duran E., Balbay M.D., "Prostatic cyst causing severe infravesical obstruction in a young patient: Case report." Urology Journal, kabul edildi, Şubat 2010
A20. Akbulut Z., Canda A.E., Atmaca A.F., Çimen H.I.,Hasanoglu C., Balbay M.D., "BCG sepsis following inadvertant intravenous administration for the treatment of bladder cancer can be effectively cured vvith anti-tuberculosis medications", The New Zealand Medical Journal 123(1325), 72-77, (2010)
A21. Akbulut Z., Canda A.E., Atmaca A.F., Asil E., Isgoren E., Balbay M.D., "What if hand piece spring is disassembled during robotic radical prostatectomy? " Journal of the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons , Şubat 2010
A22. Akbulut Z., Canda A.E., Atmaca A.F., Çağlayan A., Asil E., Balbay M.D., "Is positron emission tomography reliable to predict post-chemoterapy retroperitoneal lymph node involvement in advanced germ celi tumors of the testis? " Urology Journal, Şubat 2010
A23. Doğan B., Canda A.E., Akbulut Z. ,Balbay M.D., "Letter to the Editör on: Histological Subtype is an Independent Predictor of Outcome for Patients vvith Renal Celi Carcinoma " ,The Journal of Urology, 184, 2211-2218, (2010)
A24. Ozcan M.F., Akbulut Z., Canda A.E.,Kilic M., Duran M., Balbay M.D., "Letter to the Editör on:Validation of the Partin Nomogram for Prostate Cancer in a National Sample",The Journal of Urology,183, 105-111, (2010)
A25. Doğan B., Akbulut Z., Canda A.E., Balbay M.D., "Letter to the Editör on:Effect of Reclassification on the Incidance of Benign and Malignant Renal Tumours " The Journal of Urology,183, 455-458, (2010)
A26. Altinova S., Ozdemir A.T., Çağlayan A., Atmaca A.F., Doğan B., Akbulut Z., Balbay M.D., "Ileal ureteral replacement in a man vvith Studer Pouch " Journal of Pakistan Medical Association , 53, 183-184, (2010)
A27. Altinova S., Demirci D.A., Ozdemir A.T., Akbulut Z., Atmaca A.F., Çağlayan A., Balbay M.D., " Incorporation of anterior rectus fascial sling into radical retropubic prostatectomy improves postoperative continence" Urologia Internationalis, 83, 19-21, (2009)
A28. Bakirtas H., Eroglu M., Naldöken S., Akbulut Z., Tekdogan Y.U., "Nephron- sparing surgery : the effect of surface cooling and temporary ranal arter occlusion on ranal function ",Urologia Internationalis, 82, 24-27, (2009)
A29. Kahvecioglu N., Kurt A., ipek A., Yazicioglu K.R., Akbulut Z., "Predictive value of cavernosal peak systolic velocity in the flaccid penis", Advences in Medical Sciences, 54(2), 233-238,(2009)
A30. Akbulut Z., Tuzlalı M., Canda A. E., Ercan K., Kandemir O., Balbay M. D.,
"Factors affecting adrenal gland involment in patients vvho undervvent radical nephrectomy for renal celi carcinoma", Turkish Journal of Medical Science 39(2),215-222, (2009)
A31. Canda A.E., Atmaca A.F., Ozdemir A.T., Akbulut Z., Balbay M.D., "Testis sparing surgery for sequential bilateral testicular tumors," Canadian Journal of Urology, 16, 4677-81, (2009)
A32. Altinova S., Serefoglu E.C., Ozdemir A.T., Atmaca A.F., Akbulut Z., Balbay M.D., "Factors affecting urethral stricture development after radical retropubic prostatectomy ", International Urology and Nephrology, 41, 881-884, (2009)
A33. Atmaca A.F., Akbulut Z., Altinova S., Çağlayan A., Tuzlali M., Balbay M.D.,
" Routine postoperative chest radiography is not needed after flank incisions with eleventh rib resection ", Canadian Journal of Urology, 15(2), 3986-3989, (2008)
A34. Serefoglu E.C., Atmaca A.F., Doğan B., Altinova S., Akbulut Z., Balbay M.D., "Problems in understanding the Turkish Translation of the international index of erectile function ", Journal of Andrology, 29(4), 369-373, (2008)
A35. Nuhoglu B., Akbulut Z., Akgul T., Ayyildiz A., Çağlayan A., Demirci A., Balbay M.D., ” Mixed germ celi tumor of the testis vvith post-chemotherapy perineal tumor reccurence " African Journal of Urology , 13(3), 203-205, (2007)
A36. Atmaca A.F., Akbulut Z., Demirci A., Belenli O., Alici S., Balbay M.D., " Multiple subcutaneous noduler metastases from Transitional Celi Carcinoma of the bladder " Pathology Oncology Research , 13(1), 70-72, (2007)
A37. Atmaca A.F., Akbulut Z., Altinova S., Doğan B., Bayrak O., Balbay M.D., "Standard percutaneous nephrolithotomy on a pelvic kidney vvithout any ancillary modalities ", International Urology and Nephrology, 39, 723-725, (2007)
A38. Nuhoglu B., Akbulut Z., Çağlayan A., Demirci A., Tuzlali M., Balbay M.D.,
" Liposarcoma of the spermatic cord", African Journal Of Urology, 12(4), 126-128, (2006)
A39. Tuncel A., Akbulut Z., Atan A., Basar M., "Common symptoms in men vvith prostatic inflammation "International Urology and Nephrology, 38(3-4), 583-586, (2006)
A40. Atmaca A.F., Altinova S., Akbulut Z., Çağlayan A., Asil E., Balbay M.D., " Bladder calculus around the titanium tack after laparoscopic colposuspension", Journal of Pelvic Medicine and Surgery, 12(6), 343-344, (2006)
A41. Balbay M.D., Cimentepe E., Unsal A., Bayrak O., Koc A., Akbulut Z., 'The actual incidence of bladder perforation follovving transurethral bladder surgery", The Journal of Urology, 174, 2260-2263, (2005)
A42. Cimentepe E., Unsal A., Akbulut Z., Balbay M.D., "Prolonged urinary drainage from nephrostomy tract after percutaneous nephrolithotomy can be treated vvith oral desmopressin", Scandinavian Journal of Urology and Nephrology, 38, 266-267, (2004)
A43. Oruç T.M., Akbulut Z., Ozozan O., Coşkun F., "Urological Fındings in inguinal hernias:a case report and a revievv of the literatüre", Hernia, 8, 76-79, (2004)
A44. Unsal A., Cimentepe E., Koc A., Akbulut Z., Balbay M.D., " A case of primary ureteral carcinoma in association with unilateral complete duplication of the ureter", International Urology and Nephrology, 35, 489-490, (2003)
A45. Unsal A., Cimentepe E., Işık B., Tez S., Akbulut Z., Balbay M.D., "Does every retroperitoneal masss associated with undescended testide represent testicular tumor or its metastasis? ",International Urology and Nephrology,35, 201-202, (2003)

B. Papers presented at international scientific meetings and published in the proceedings:

B1. Muhammet F.Ozcan,  Emine Hekimoglu, Kemal Ener, Mehmet Namuslu, Ramazan Altintas, Huseyin Celik, Ziya Akbulut, Serkan Altinova. Trımetazıdıne Has Protectıve Effects On Spermatogenesıs In A Streotozotocın Induced Dıabetıc Rat Model. AUA 2016 May 6-10 San Diego(MP70-08)
B2. Abdullah Erdem Canda, Ali Fuat Atmaca, Ozer Ural Cakici, Bahri Gok, Muhammed Ersagun Arslan, Serkan Altinova, Ziya Akbulut, Mevlana Derya Balbay. Outcomes of robot-assisted laparoscopic radical prostatectomy in high-risk prostate cancer patients: experience in 34 patients with oncologic and functional outcomes. 11th Meeting of the EAU Robotic Urology Section(ERUS) 17-19 September 2014, Amsterdam. (PE63-39)
B3. A.F.Atmaca, A.E.Canda, B.Gok, Z.Akbulut, S.Altinova, M.D. Balbay. Open versus totally intracorporeal robotic radical cystectomy, bileteral extended pelvic lymph node dissection and Studer urinary diversion for bladder cancer. 11th Meeting of the EAU Robotic Urology Section(ERUS) 17-19 September 2014, Amsterdam. (PE60-38)
B4. Muhammet Fuat Ozcan, Ziya Akbulut, Canan Gürdal, Sinan Tan, Yelda Yıldız, Serdar Bayraktar, Mevlana Derya Balbay, Muhammet Ersagun Arslan. ”The Effects of Steep Trendelenburg Positioning on Intraocular Pressure, Blood Flow Velocities of the Central Retinal Artery During Robotic Surgery“. 30th World Congress of Endourology & SWL, 4-8 September 2012, Istanbul, Turkey. Poster# BR04-08
B5.Muhammet Fuat Özcan, Muhammet Ersagun Arslan, Ziya Akbulut, Serkan Altınova, Ali Fuat Atmaca, Mevlana Derya Balbay. ”Relationship between lymph node metastases and Pathological Stage in Bladder Cancer in Robotic-assisted laparoscopic radical cystectomy: first 41 cases“.30th World Congress of Endourology & SWL, 4-8 September 2012, Istanbul, Turkey. Poster# MP09-09
B6. Doğan B., Serefoglu E.C., Atmaca A.F., Canda A.E, Akbulut Z., Balbay M.D., "Tissue sampling is not adequate in the detection of prostate cancer in transition zone", 25^ European Association of Urology Congress ,European Urology Supplements,9(2), s.67, 16-20. Nisan. 2010, Barselona, İspanya (2010)
B7. Atug F., Balbay M.D., Tüfek I., Akbulut Z., Akpınar H., Kural A.R.,
" Identification and preservation of accessory pudendal artery in robot assisted radical Prostatectomy operation",28th World Congress of Endourology and SWL, Journal of Endourology,24(l),s A 43,1-4 Eylül 2010, Chicago, Illinois, USA (2010)
B8. Canda A.E., Atmaca A.F., Akbulut Z., Asil E., Kilic M., Isgoren A.E.,
Balbay M.D., " Initial Ankara experience of radical prostatectomy using Da Vinci-S surgical robot:first 70 cases",28th World Congress of Endourology and SWL, Journal of Endourology,24(l),s A 102,1-4 Eylül 2010, Chicago, Illinois, USA (2010)
B9a. Akbulut Z., Canda A.E, Ozcan M.F., Atmaca A.F., Ozdemir A.T., Balbay M.D., "Robot assisted laparoscopic radical cystoprostatectomy vvith intracorporeal Studer pouch formation:first 12 cases ", 28th World Congress of Endourology and SWL, Journal of Endourology,24(l),s A 114,1-4 Eylül 2010, Chicago, Illinois, USA (2010)
b. Akbulut Z., Canda A.E, Ozcan M.F., Atmaca A.F., Ozdemir A.T., Balbay M.D., "Robot assisted laparoscopic radical cystoprostatectomy vvith intracorporeal Studer pouch formation:First 12 cases”,European Urology Supplements , 9(6), s 609, Ekim 2010
B10. Balbay M.D., Canda A.E, Atmaca A.F., Akbulut Z,, Asil E., Fagin R., " Efficient use of the the 4th- arm of Da Vinci-s surgical robot at radical prostatectomy", 28th World Congress of Endourology and SWL Journal of Endourology,24(1),s A 335,1-4 Eylül 2010, Chicago, Illinois, USA (2010)
B11. Akbulut Z.f Canda A.E., Atmaca A.F., Ozdemir A.T, Asil E., Balbay M.D., "intracorporeal studer pouch formation",28th World Congress of Endourology and SWL Journal of Endourology,24(l),s A 359-360,1-4 Eylül 2010, Chicago, Illinois, USA (2010)
B12. Akbulut Z., Canda A.E., Atmaca A.F., Ozdemir A.T, Asil E., Balbay M.D., "Robotic extended pelvic lymph node dissection for bladder cancer ", 28th World Congress of Endourology and SWL Journal of Endourology,24(l),s A 360,1-4 Eylül 2010, Chicago, Illinois, USA (2010)
B13. Akbulut Z., Canda A.E., Atmaca A.F., Ozdemir A.T, Asil E., Balbay M.D., "Bilateral nervesparing robotic radical cystoprostatectomy", 28th VVorld Congress of Endourologyand SWL Journal of Endourology,24(1),s A 360,1-4 Eylül 2010, Chicago, Illinois, USA (2010)
B14. Akbulut Z., Kandemir O., Atmaca A.F., Demirci A., Doğan B., Canda A.E,
Balbay M.D., "Neurovascular bundle involvement can not be assessed accurately vvith routine preoperative evaluation in prostate cancer patients ", European Urology Supplements , 9(6), s 562-563, Ekim 2010
B15. Canda A.E., Isgoren A.E., Akbulut Z., Atmaca A.F., Ozdemir A.T, Balbay M.D., "Preservation of accessory pudendal arteries in robot-assisted laparoscopic radical prostatectomy ", European Urology Supplements , 9(6), s 609, Ekim 2010
B16. Canda A.E., Atmaca A.F., Akbulut Z., Asil E., Kilic M., Isgoren E., Balbay M.D., "Initial Ankara experience of robotic radical prostatectomy using da Vinci-S surgical robot: First 40 cases," 9th International Prostate Forum 2009 Kongre Kitabı, s. 87, 8-10. Ekim. 2009, İzmir, Türkiye (2009)
B17. Doğan B., Serefoglu E.C., Atmaca A.F., Canda A.E, Akbulut Z., Balbay M.D.,
" Is Transitional zone sampling of the prostate necessary during repeat bıopsies in patients vvith prior negative prostate biopsies? ",9th International Prostate Forum 2009 Kongre Kitabı, s. 91, 8-10. Ekim. 2009, İzmir, Türkiye (2009)
B18. Altinova S., Serefoglu E.C., Ozdemir A.T., Atmaca A.F., Akbulut Z., Balbay M.D., "Early complete healing of urethrovesical anastomosis reflected by cathater removal time reduces the risk of urethral stricture after radical prostatectomy ",European Association of Urology lst Eastern Mediterranean Meeting, European Urology Meetings,2(6), sl3, 19- 20 Ekim 2007, Antalya, Türkiye (2007)
B19. Atmaca A.F., Serefoglu E.C., Ozdemir A.T., Altinova S., Akbulut Z., Balbay M.D., "Are patients admitted to urology clinic avvare of smoking being a risk factor for bladder cancer? ", European Association of Urology lst Eastern Mediterranean Meeting ,European Urology Meetings,2(6), s94, 19-20 Ekim 2007, Antalya, Türkiye (2007)
B20. Atmaca A.F., Serefoglu E.C., Ozdemir A.T., Doğan B., Akbulut Z., Balbay M.D., 'The influence of patient age , education level and household income level on the Turkish translation of international prostatic symptom score ",European Association of Urology lst Eastern Mediterranean Meeting, European Urology Meetings,2(6), Sİ02, 19- 20 Ekim 2007, Antalya, Türkiye (2007)
B21. Serefoglu E.C., Atmaca A.F., Doğan B., Altinova S., Akbulut Z., Balbay M.D., "Problems in understanding the Turkish Translation of the international index of erectile function ", European Association of Urology lst Eastern Mediterranean Meeting, European Urology Meetings,2(6), Sİ16, 19-20 Ekim 2007, Antalya, Türkiye (2007)
B22. Ozdemir A.T., Serefoglu E.C., Ugras N.S., Güney G., Akbulut Z., Balbay M.D., "Histological changes induced by different types of urethral cathaters in rat bladder", European Association of Urology lst Eastern Mediterranean Meeting, European Urology Meetings,2(6), Sİ66, 19-20 Ekim 2007, Antalya, Türkiye (2007)
B23. Agras K., Ortapamuk H, Naldöken S., Tuncel A., Akbulut Z., Atan A., "Resolution of transient scintigraphic lesions in acute pyelonephritis: what should the optimal time be for distinguishing acute lesion and scar? ” American Urological Association Annual Meeting ,Journal of Urology,174(4), s23, 8-13 Mayıs 2004 ,San Fransisco, USA,2004
B24. Agras K., Akbulut Z., Atan A., Ceylan T., Güngör S., Tekdogan U.Y., "Association of androgenic hormone levels to symptoms of aging men ", 6th Congress of the European Society for sexual medicine, 16-19 Kasım 2003, İstanbul, Türkiye, International Journal of Impotence Research, 15(6), s 37, (2003)
B25. Basar M., Akbulut Z., Atan A., Güngör S., Tekdogan U.Y., " Causes of Sildenafil citrate treatment discontinuation in erectile dysfunction patients ",6th Congress of the European Society for sexual medicine, 16-19 Kasım 2003, İstanbul, Türkiye,International Journal of Impotence Research, 15(6), s 57, (2003)
B26. Tuncel A., Akbulut Z., Atan A., Basar M., " Sexual functional disorders in patients with prostatic inflammation *,6lh Congress of the European Society for sexual medicine, 16-19 Kasım 2003, İstanbul, Türkiye, International Journal of Impotence Research, 15(6), s 66-67, (2003)

C. Written international books or chapters in books: -

D. Articles published in national refereed journals:

D1. Muhammet Fuat Özcan, Hayriye Tatlı Dogan, Ziya Akbulut, Ayse Nur Özcan, Olcay    Kandemir, Kemal Ener, Mevlena Derya Balbay. Primitive neuroevtodermal tumor / Ewing sarcoma (pnet/ews) of the kidney: Report of a case. The New Journal of Urology 2017;12(1):51-53.
D2. Altınoca S, İşgören AE, Akbulut Z, Özcan M.F, Canda AE, Atmaca A.F, Balbay MD, Removing the specimen with traction during robotic radical prostatectomy does not cause a positice surgical marign. Turk J Med Sci.2016 Dec 20;46(6):1655-1657.
D3. Kemal Ener, Abdullah Erdem Canda, Serkan Altınova, Ali Fuat Atmaca, Erdal Alkan, Erem Asil, Muhammet Fuat Özcan, Ziya Akbulut, Mevlana Derya Balbay. Impact of robotic partial nephrectomy with and without ischemia on renal functions: experience in 34 cases. Turk J Urol 2016; 42(4):272-7
D4. Ener K, Canda AE, Altınova S, Atmaca AF,Alkan E, Asil E, Özcan MF, Akbulut Z, Balbay MD. Impact of robotic partial nephrectomy with and without ischemia on renal functions: experience in 34 cases.. Turk J Urol.2016 Dec;42(4):272-277.
D5. Muhammet Fuat Özcan, Bahri Gök, Abdullah Erdem Canda, Ahmet Tunç Özdemir, Ziya Akbulut, Ali Fuat Atmaca. The Relationship Between Lymph Node Positivity and Pathologic Stage in Bladder Cancer. J Clin Anal Med 2013;4(5): 357-9. (750p)
D6. Muhammet Fuat Özcan, Bahri Gök, Muhammed Ersagun Arslan, Serkan Altınova , Ziya Akbulut, Ali Fuat Atmaca. Results of Testicular Sparing Surgery. J Clin Anal Med2013;4(5): 360-2. (750p)
D7. Dizdar O., Akbulut Z., Tuna S., Cavusoglu E., Ulusoy N.A., Balbay M.D., "The combination of gemcitabine and carboplatin in neoadjuvant treatment of bladder cancer: A pilot study," Uluslararası Hematoloji-Onkoloji Dergisi 21(1), 1-4 (2011)
D8. Akbulut Z., Özcan M.F., "Urological problems in pediatric gynecology" Turkey Clinics gynecology Obstetri Özel 3(2),145-151 (2010)
D9. Canda A. E., Ozcan M. F., Akbulut Z., Atmaca A. F., Ozdemir A. T., Balbay M. D., "Robot-assisted laparoscopic radical cystectomy and intracorporeal studer urinary diversion", Journal of Endoscopic Laparoscopic & Minimally Invasive Surgery 15(3), 118-124 (2010)
D10. Akbulut Z., Tekdogan U. Y., Tekin A., Gürbüz C., Atan A., Sengor F., Carkuslu T. Balbay M. D., "Effıcacy and tolerability of serenoa repens extract (prostagood) in patients with lovver urinary tract symptoms due to symtomatic benign prostatic hyperplasia," Türk Üroloji Dergisi 35(4), 347-354 (2009)
D11. Atmaca A. F., Ugras N. S., Canda A. E., Akbulut Z., Balbay M. D., "Bladder rhabdomyosarcoma in a three-year-old boy: case report", Yeni Uroloji Dergisi 5(1), 47-50 (2009)
D12. Atmaca A. F., Serefoglu E. C., Ozdemir A. T., Altinova S., Akbulut Z., Balbay M. D., "Do patients applying to the Urology Polyclinic know that smoking is a risk factor for bladder cancer?", Turkish Journal of Urology 34(1), 15-21 (2008)
D13. Altınova S., Çağlayan A., Memiş L., Akbulut Z. /'Embryonal development of the testis
rhabdomyosarcoma" Urology Bulletin, 18, 123-124, (2007)
D14. Atmaca A. F., Altinova S., Akbulut Z., Tuzlali M., Benli O., Balbay M. D., "Renal cell carcinoma with regional lymph node metastasis in a 19-year-old male patient," New Journal of Urology, 2(2), 121-124 (2006)
D15. Altınova S., Atmaca A. F., Akbulut Z., Çağlayan A., Tuzlalı M., Balbay M. D., " Renal cell carcinoma in the first trimester of pregnancy", Yeni Uroloji Dergisi 2(1), 63-64 (2006)
D16. Atmaca A. F., Akbulut Z., Altinova S., Serefoglu E. C., Dogan B., Balbay M. D., " Percutaneous nephrolithotomy in a patient with horseshoe kidney", Turkish Journal of Urology,32(3), 422-424 (2006)
D17. Atan A., Tekdogan U., Akbulut Z., Güngör S., Yılmaz A., Aksut H., "Do non-urologists question erection in male patients?", Turkish Journal of Urology, 31 (2), 212- 216 (2005)
D18. Tuğlu D., Basar M. M., Akbulut Z., Güngör S., Tekdogan Y.U., Atan A., n Reasons for discontinuation of sildenafil treatment in patients with erectile dysfunction ",Turkish Journal of Urology, 31(3), 363-367, (2005)
D19. Tuncel A.,Ağras K.,Aslan Y, Tekdogan Y.U., Akbulut Z., Atan A., " Analysis of the data of patients with and without prostate cancer after transrectal prostate needle biopsy: A retrospective study" Turkish Journal of Urology,30(2),148-154, (2004)
D20. Özergin O, Akbulut Z, Güngör S., Aslan Y., Atan A., " Diverticular enlargement and stone formation in the urethra after repair of ambigeus genitale " Incision ,5, 97-99, (2002)
D21. Atan A., Basar M. M., Akbulut Z., " Review of stress urinary incontinence methods", Incision, 4(2), 66-70, 2001
D22. Akbulut Z., Aslan Y., Çanaklı F., Yıldız M., Atan A., " Diagnosis: Ureterovesical stricture in the ureter draining the upper pole in a patient with complete ureteral duplication", Yeni Tıp Dergisi, 18(4), 221-222, 2001
D23. Atan A., Basar M. M., Akbulut Z., Mungan A. N., Aydoganli L., " Internal spermatic vein lactate dehydrogenase level in infertile patients with varicocele and its relation with sperm parameters", Urology Bulletin, 11, 17-20, (2000)

E. Papers presented at national scientific meetings and published in proceedings books:
E1. Kemal Ener, Abdullah Erdem Canda, Serkan Altınova, Ali Fuat Atmaca, Erdal Alkan, Erem Asil, Muhammet Fuat Özcan, Ziya Akbulut, Mevlana Derya Balbay. Robotic partial nephrectomy for clinical stage T1 tumors: experience in 33 cases. 11th National Endourology Congress 23-26 April 2015. Antalya (P-056)
E2. Kemal Ener, Serkan Altınova, Abdullah Erdem Canda, Muhammet Fuat Özcan, Erem Asil, Emre Ürer, Ali Fuat Atmaca, Ziya Akbulut. Outcomes of Robotic-assisted laparoscopic transperitoneal pyeloplasty procedures: a series of 18 patients. 11th National Endourology Congress 23-26 April 2015. Antalya (P-057)
E3. Abdullah Erdem Canda, Ali Fuat Atmaca, Emre Ürer, Serkan Altinova, Özer ural Çakıcı, Ziya Akbulut, Mevlana Derya Balbay. Robotic radical prostatectomy in high-risk prostate cancer: experience in 60 patients. 11 National Endourology Congress 23-26 April 2015, Antalya (P-084)
E4. Muhammed Ersagun Arslan, Abdullah Erdem Canda, Ali Fuat Atmaca, Mevlana Derya Balbay, Ziya Akbulut, Serkan Altınova, Ahmet Tunç Özdemir. Learning Curve of Robotic Radical Prostatectomy. 11th National Endourology Congress 23-26 April 2015. Antalya (P-121)
E5. Kemal Ener, Abdullah Erdem Canda, Serkan Altınova, Ali Fuat Atmaca, Erdal Alkan, Erem Asil, Muhammet Fuat Özcan, Ziya Akbulut, Mevlana Derya Balbay. The effect of robotic partial nephrectomy with and without clamps on renal functions. 24th National Urology Congress 20-24 October 2015 Izmir (PS-204)

E6. Selami Albayrak, Jihad H. Kaouk, Oktay Akça, Daniel Ramirez, Rahim Horuz, Ziya Akbulut, Selçuk Güven, Mustafa Y. Boz. A New Technique in the Surgical Treatment of Prostate Cancer: Perineal Robot-Assisted Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy. 24th National Urology Congress 20-24 October 2015 Izmir (VS-059)
E7. Selami Albayrak, Ziya Akbulut, Rahim Horuz, Bülent Altay, Vahit Güzelburç, Mustafa Soytaş, Murat Can Kiremit. Perineal Robot-Assisted Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy in a Cadaveric Model. 24th National Urology Congress 20-24 October 2015 (VS-061)
E8. Rahim Horuz, Mustafa Soytaş, Mustafa Yücel Boz, Bülent Altay, Ziya Akbulut, Selami Albayrak. Does the Approach to Staghorn Stones Change During Retrograde Intrarenal Surgery? First Results. 23rd National Urology Congress 16-19 October 2014 Antalya. (P-186)
E9. Serkan Altınova, Özer Ural Çakıcı, Muhammet Fuat Özcan, Kemal Ener, Erem Asil, Abdullah Erdem Canda, Ziya Akbulut. Bladder Neck Stenosis Rates After Radical Prostatectomy; Effect of Surgical Technique. 23rd National Urology Congress 16-19 October 2014 Antalya. (SS-105)
E10. Muhammet Fuat Özcan, Serkan Altınova, Bahri Gök, Ziya Akbulut, Ömer Bayrak, Ali Fuat Atmaca. Evaluation of Patients with Metastatic Lymph Nodes Detected in Patients Who Had Robot-Assisted Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy and Pelvic Lymph Node Dissection, 5th Urooncology Winter Congress 30 January-3 February 2013, Skopje (2013),
E11. Muhammet Fuat Özcan, Bahri Gök, Özer Ural Çakıcı, Serkan Altınova, Ziya Akbulut, Ali Fuat Atmaca. Can gender predict pathology outcome in small renal masses? 5th Urooncology Winter Congress 30 January-3 February 2013, Skopje (2013), Macedonia.
E12. Muhammet Fuat Özcan, Serkan Altınova, Kemal Ener, Özer Ural Çakıcı, Erem Asil Ali Fuat Atmaca, Ziya Akbulut. Examination of Erectile Function in Patients Who Had Robotic Radical Prostatectomy After Previous Prostate Surgery. 10th National Andrology Congress, 29 May-1 June 2013. (150p)
E13. Muhammet Fuat Özcan, Serkan Altınova, Erem Asil, Bahri Gök, Kemal Ener, Abdullah Erdem Canda, Ziya Akbulut. Examination of Postoperative Erectile Function in Patients with Accessory Pudendal Artery and Who Had Robotic Radical Prostatectomy. 10th National Andrology Congress, 29 May-1 June 2013. (150p)
E14. Ali Fuat Atmaca, Abdullah Erdem Canda, Erem Asil, Ziya Akbulut, Serkan Altınova, Egemen İşgören. Our robotic nerve-sparing radical prostatectomy technique in patients with median lobe prostate. 10th National Endourology Congress, 11-14 April 2013, Antalya. (150p)
E15. Abdullah Erdem Canda, Ali Fuat Atmaca, Egemen İşgören, Ziya Akbulut, Serkan Altınova, Erem Asil. Our robotic nerve-sparing radical cystoprostatectomy technique. 10th National Endourology Congress, 11-14 April 2013, Antalya. (150p)
E16. Ali Fuat Atmaca, Abdullah Erdem Canda, Egemen İşgören, Ziya Akbulut, Serkan Altınova, Erem Asil. Our robotic bilateral extended lymph node dissection technique in bladder cancer. 10th National Endourology Congress, 11-14 April 2013, Antalya. (150p)
E17. Muhammet Fuat ÖZCAN, Bahri GÖK, Ziya AKBULUT, Ahmet Tunç ÖZDEMIR, Ali Fuat ATMACA. “Diagnosis and Treatment of Symptomatic Periurethral Cyst”, case report, Ankara Medical Journal, 2012; 12(1):46-47
E18. Muhammet Fuat Özcan, Bahri Gök, Abdullah Erdem Canda, Ahmet Tunç Özdemir, Ziya Akbulut, Ali Fuat Atmaca. Relationship between Lymph Node Positivity and Pathological Stage in Bladder Cancer, Poster# S-130, 22nd National Urology Congress, Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (2012).
E19. Tahtalı N., Akbulut Z., Özdemir A.T., Yeşillı Ç. "Partial in penile cancer
penectomy", 4th Urooncology Winter symposium "With international participation" Abstract book, pp. 16-17, V-4. Antakya (2011).
E20. Özcan M.F., Canda A.E., Akbulut Z., Atmaca A.F., Altınova S., Balbay M. D.,
"The effect of open prostatectomy and transurethral prostate resection on post-treatment prostate specific antigen in patients who underwent surgical treatment for benign prostatic hyperplasia", 21st National Urology Congress Proceedings Book, p. 31, S-031. Istanbul (2010).
E21. Atmaca A.F., Canda A.E., İşgören A.E., Akbulut Z., Altınova S., Balbay M. D., "Surgical, oncological, functional results of the first 100 patients who underwent robotic radical prostatectomy", 21st National Urology Congress Abstracts Book, p. 35, S-036. Istanbul (2010).
E22. Akbulut Z., Canda A.E., Özcan M.F., Atmaca A.F., Özdemir A.T., Balbay M. D., "Robot-assisted laparoscopic radical cystoprostatectomy and intracorporeal studer pouch creation: The first 12 cases", 21st National Urology Congress Abstracts Book, p. 41, S- 047. Istanbul (2010). (Also presented in B4.)
E23. Demirci A., Kandemir O., Canda A.E., Atmaca A.F., Akbulut Z., Balbay M. D., "Comparison of the results of preoperative intravesical mitomycin c treatment in non-muscle invasive bladder tumors", 21st National Urology Congress Proceedings Book, p. 86, P-124. Istanbul (2010).
E24. Çağlayan A., Akbulut Z., Atmaca A.F., Altınova S. Kılıç M., Balbay M. D., "Effects of neoadjuvant chemotherapy on pathological parameters and survival in patients who underwent radical cystectomy for muscle-invasive bladder cancers", 21st National Urology Congress Abstracts Book, p. . 321, P-410. Istanbul (2010).
E25. Akbulut Z., Canda A.E., Atmaca A.F., Özdemir A.T., Asil E., Balbay M. D., "Robot-assisted laparoscopic intracorporeal studer pouch formation: First Ankara experience", 21st National Urology Congress Abstracts Book, p. 340, V-002. Istanbul (2010).
E26. Balbay M. D., Canda A. E., Atmaca A. F., Akbulut Z., Asil E., Fagin R., "Effective use of the 4th arm of the Da Vinci surgical robot during robotic radical prostatectomy", 21st National Urology Congress Proceedings Book, p. 341, V-004. Istanbul (2010). (Presented at the 28th World Congress of Endourology and SWL Journal of Endourology (B5))
E27. Akbulut Z., Canda A.E., Atmaca A.F., Özdemir A.T., Asil E., Balbay M. D., "Robot-assisted laparoscopic extended pelvic lymph node dissection during radical cystoprostatectomy: First Ankara experience", 21st National Urology Congress Abstracts Book, p. 342, V-006. Istanbul (2010).
E28. Akbulut Z., Canda A.E., Atmaca A.F., Özdemir A.T., Asil E., Balbay M. D., "Robot-assisted laparoscopic radical cystoprostatectomy: First Ankara experience", 21st National Urology Congress Abstracts Book, p. 345, V-012. Istanbul (2010).
E29. Doğan B., Atmaca A.F., İşgören A.E., Canda A.E., Akbulut Z., Balbay M.D., "Effectiveness of percutaneous nephrolithotomy using adult type instruments in pediatric patients", 10th National Turkish Pediatric Urology Congress Abstract Book, p. 30, 11-12. December. 2009 Ankara (2009)
E30. Özdemir A.T., Atmaca A.F., Şerefoğlu E.C., Akbulut Z., Asil E., Balbay M. D., "Effects of early enteral nutrition after radical cystectomy operation", 20th National Urology Congress Congress Abstract Book, p. 173, P-91. Antalya (2008).
E31. Altınova S., Demirci A., Özdemir A.T., Akbulut Z., Atmaca A.F., Çağlayan A., Balbay M. D., "Rectus fascial sling applied during retropubic radical prostatectomy improves postoperative continence.", 20th National Urology Congress Congress Abstract Book, p. . 311, P-309. Antalya (2008).
E32. Akbulut Z., Tuzlalı M., Canda A.E., Ercan K., Kandemir O., Balbay M. D., "Factors affecting adrenal gland involvement in patients who underwent radical nephrectomy due to renal cell carcinoma", 20th National Urology Congress Congress Abstract Book, p. 265, P-237. Antalya (2008).
E33. Atmaca A.F., Altınova S., Şerefoğlu E.C., Doğan B., Akbulut Z., Balbay M.D., "Our experience with percutaneous nephrolithotomy in pediatric patients", 7th National Endourology Congress Abstract Book, p. 185, P-057 Izmir (2007)
E34. Atmaca A.F., Şerefoğlu E.C., Altınova S., Akbulut Z., Doğan B., Balbay M.D., "There is no need for auxiliary methods in patients who do not have difficulty in the initial entry or advancement of the ureterorenoscope.", 7th National Endourology Congress Abstract Book, p. 316, P-189 Izmir (2007)
E35. Tekdoğan Ü., Akbulut Z., Güngör S., Yılmaz A., Aksüt H., Atan A., "Do doctors outside the urology department question erection in male patients?", 18th National Urology Congress Congress Abstract Book, p. 145, P-136. Antalya (2004).
E36. Ağras K., Akbulut Z., Güngör S., Tuncel A., Tekdoğan Ü.Y., Atan A., "Comparison of circumcisions performed with the new disposable clamp and circumcisions performed with the guillotine technique", 7th National Pediatric Urology Congress and Espu Education Committee Course Summary Book, p. 124, PS-43. Cappadocia (2003)
E37. Ortapamuk H., Naldöken S., Ağras K., Tuncel A., Akbulut Z., Atan A., "Resolution of temporary scintigraphic lesions in acute pyelonephritis", 7th National Pediatric Urology Congress and Espu Training Committee Course Abstract Book, p. 151, SS-30. Cappadocia (2003)

Other publications
F. National Book Chapters
F1. AKBULUT Ziya., SOYTAŞ., Mustafa.(2017). Cautery Burn During TURP. Medical Law Case Readings. Istanbul: Tüd/Turkish Academy of Urology Publication No:13. pp.104-109.
F2. AKBULUT, Ziya., BOZ, Mustafa Yücel. (2017). Lymph Node Dissection in Robotic Cystectomy. Robotic Urology Update. Istanbul: Tüd/Turkish Urology Academy Publication No: 10. p.117-125
F3. Akbulut Z., Çağlayan A., Balbay M.D.; "The place of adrenalectomy in the treatment of renal cell cancer" Urooncology. Meta Publications, pages 681-682 (2007)
Courses and Certificates

• H. da Vinci S-HD Training Course, 23-24. February. 2009, Stasbourg, France
• Applied 5th Laparoscopic Urology Course and Symposium, Gülhane Military Medical Academy, Surgical Research Center, 3-6. April. 2008, Ankara
• T.R. Ministry of Health Health Organization in Disasters Project, UMKE training, 17-21 April 2006, Ankara
• Applied Endoscopic Surgery Course (6), 5-8 November 2004, Ankara
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