Prof. Dr. Umut
Weight Loss Surgeon
After graduating from Marmara University, Prof. Dr Umut completed his
expertise in the department of general surgery at Istanbul University, and he
worked as an assistant during his education. Between 2006-2007, he attended
general surgery course at University of Catania. He became an associate
professor at Istanbul Medical Faculty in 2014.
His specializations on general surgery are laparoscopic and robotic
surgery, conventional and minimally invasive endocrine surgery (thyroid,
parathyroid, adrenal and pancreas) and bariatric surgery.
Prof. Dr Umut published more than 100 articles and 15 translated books
in international and national platforms. Moreover, he had performed the
splenectomy and pancreatectomy surgery by using a single one incision for the
first time of the literature.
He is a member of many associations such as the European Association of
Endoscopic Surgery, International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity &
Metabolic Disorders, European Society of Endocrine Surgery.