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Akif Turna

Akif Turna, M.D., Ph.D., FETCS

Istanbul University-Cerrahpasa, Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty, Department of Thoracic Surgery
Bilginler sok. No:12, A Blok Da:1, Sahrayicedid, Kadikoy
Istanbul  34734
90 216 411 3675
902124143000 (alternative)
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Surgeon - Cardiothoracic


Ataturk Highschool for Science, Istanbul (1984-1987)
Istanbul University, Faculty of Medicine (M.D., 1987-1993)
Yedikule Hospital for Pulmonary Diseas and Thoracic Surgery, Thoracic Surgery Residency (1994-1999)
Yedikule Hospital for Pulmonary Diseases and Thoracic Surgery, Staff Surgeon(1999-August 2009)
Sureyyapasa Hospital for Chest Diseases and Thoracic Surgery, Vice-Chief (August 2009-March 2010)
F.E.T.C.S, 2002
PhD, University of Istanbul, Immunology, 2003
Associate Professor of Thoracic Surgery ,2005-2013)
Secretary of Turkish Society of Thoracic Surgery (2006-2012)
Associate Editor of Turkish Journal of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery(2004-)
Professor of Thoracic Surgery (2013-)
Managing Editor of Turkish Journal of Immunology(2013-)

Other Interests

Surgery for Lung Cancer
Molecular Biology and Immunology of Lung Cancer
Lung Volume Reduction Surgery
Staging systems

Practice Areas

  • Thoracic
  • Minimally Invasive
  • Thoracic
  • Lung
  • Professional Affairs