Alikhan Gurkan, surgeon (Antalya, Turkey) - Experts Medical
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Alihan Gurkan

Alihan Gurkan

surgeon
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10 reviews
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Анталия, Турция
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Clinical experience: over 20 years
Şükran Aydın
Şükran Aydın
breast cancer
Dr. Alihan operated on my mother for breast cancer. He is a very sincere, polite, respectful and attentive doctor. We are very satisfied with his approach, my mom successfully underwent the surgery and had no pain afterwards. Thank you very much to him.

13/01/2023
İbrahim Karaca
İbrahim Karaca
Surgery on the colon
I am very grateful to Dr. Alihan for giving me back my health. He performed a successful colon surgery. He answered all my questions in detail and clearly and his friendly attitude made me very grateful. This is a special surgeon with special skills. Many thanks to his entire team for their attentiveness.

11/02/2022
Kemal Yıldız
Kemal Yıldız
Stomach surgery
Dr. Alihan performed my gastric surgery. The surgery was successful and I am grateful for his approach and successful surgery.

05/01/2021
Burcu Özdemir
Burcu Özdemir
Breast cancer
On the recommendation of Dr. Mustafa Ozdoğan, I went to Dr. Alihan and underwent breast surgery for breast cancer. We received detailed information about all stages before and after the surgery. I especially thank the assistant Sheida for her attentive support after the operation. The recovery was quick. I recommend to everyone who needs help.

03/01/2021
Zeynep Çelik
Zeynep Çelik
Pancreatic tumor
I came to Dr. Alihan on recommendation. I was diagnosed with a pancreatic tumor and got the help I needed. We are very satisfied.

31/12/2020
Cemal Demir
Cemal Demir
Gallbladder stones
We went to the doctor on the recommendation of acquaintances. I had gallstones and the operation was successful. The operation was quick and without complications, recovery was fast. The doctor was attentive and frank. I recommend him to everyone.

25/12/2020
Ali Yıldırım
Ali Yıldırım
Pancreatic Tumor
We came to Dr. Alihan on recommendation and thorough research. I had a tumor in the head of my pancreas and the doctor performed a successful surgery. His approach and attention was exceptional. I always felt a high level of motivation due to his care. This is the first surgeon that comes to my mind.

24/12/2020
Selin Kaya
Selin Kaya
Surgery for obesity
On my cousin's recommendation, I went to Dr. Alihan for support with surgery for obesity. I was very pleased with the attention of the doctor and the entire hospital staff. The feeling of trust was top notch. Would recommend to anyone in need.

23/12/2020
Furkan Demir
Furkan Demir
Groin hernia
I had a problem with an inguinal hernia. I had already had surgery with the doctor a year ago, but the problem returned. After researching on the internet, I went to him again. He performed an examination and suggested a second surgery. I am satisfied with the result and his sincerity and close attitude made me very happy. I recommend him to everyone.

23/12/2020
Tolga Arslan
Tolga Arslan
Umbilical hernia
We went to the doctor after researching on the internet. I had an umbilical hernia and the doctor was very attentive and explanatory. I recommend him to anyone who needs it.

22/12/2020
surgeon
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Clinical experience: over 20 years

Achievements and awards

Professor.
Author of scientific publications.
Participant of conferences.

Photo of works
Before/After

Obesity surgery (weight loss surgery)

About the doctor

Specialization
  • Surgical treatment of gallstone disease
  • Diagnosis and therapy of breast pathologies
  • Treatment of thyroid diseases, including goiter
  • Gastroenterologic surgery (stomach, intestines)
  • Proctology, including hemorrhoid treatment
  • Gastrointestinal oncosurgery
  • Hernioplasty
  • Liver and biliary tract surgery
Education
  • 1983-1989: Medical education, Akdeniz University
  • 1991-1996: Specialization in general surgery, Istanbul
Professional experience
  • 1996: Internships in the USA (oncology, cardiac surgery, transplantation)
  • 1998-2000: Transplant Unit, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Australia.
  • 2000-2010: Lecturer of General Surgery, Akdeniz University
  • 2010-2013: Head of General Surgery Department, Ajibadem University.
  • Since 2013: Head of General Surgery Department, Antalya Memorial Hospital.
Publications

 Published works on laparoscopic treatment of liver echinococcosis and liver transplantation from living donors.

Membership in professional organizations
  • Turkish Society of Nephrology
  • American Society of Transplant Surgeons (ASTS)
  • Turkish Society of Hepatopancreatobiliary Surgery
  • Turkish Surgical Society
  • Mediterranean Surgical Association
Clinic where the doctor performs surgeries
Memorial Hospital Antalya
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Turkey, Antalya