I was born in Sivas in 31st of August 1953. I went to primary school in Izmir, Sivas and Ankara, then high school in Bahcelievler Deneme Lisesi Ankara until graduating as the first in 1970. I have studied Medicine in Istanbul Univesity Cerrahpasha Medical Faculty, had graduated as the fourth in 1976.
I have completed my specialty degree in West Germany Justus-Liebig-Giessen University Medical Faculty in General Surgery Clinic between 1976 and 1983. I have succeeded in the General Surgery Board Certification Examination, then, in the board examination in Hessen Board of Medicine in September 21th,1983.
I have completed the speciality in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Aachen University Eschweiler Training Hospital. I have succeeded in the board examination in Hessen Board of Medicine in June 13rd,1985 and in Istanbul University Cerrahpasha Medical Faculty in October 31st, 1985. Then i have started as an Assistant Professor in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Clinic in Uludag University Faculty Of Medicine. During the foundation of this clinic, I worked as the head of the clinic for one year. After that year i moved to Sisli Etfal Training Hospital by my own will (Head of the clinic:Associate Professor Dr Hulya Aydin). After succeeding in Vice Head Of Clinic Examination, I continued working in the same clinic.
I suceeded in Head of the Clinic Examination in August 1992. Since the foundation of our clinic in January 1993 I have been working as the head of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Clinic in Vakif Gureba Training Hospital. I have received Associate Professor title on 2007 and retired on 2011.
I started Beykent University on 2014, where I am still working as a Professor and continue my private office since 1989.
My international studies for scientific purposes are stated below:
–Justus-Liebig Giessen Faculty of Medicine in Wetzlar West Germany-Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinic – 01. 10. 1984 – 30.06.1985 (Prof. Dr. Dr. C. G. Lorber)
–Johann Wolfgang Goethe University St. Marcus Training Hospital Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Clinic in Frankfurt (Tissue Expanders-Implants-Esthetic Surgery) (Prof.Dr. G.Lemperle)
–With the Uludag University TUBITAK award I went to Hannover Medical Faculty Plastic, Reconstructive and Hand Surgery Clinic (Microsurgery-Experimental Study) (Prof. Dr. A. Berger)
My Hobbies are photography, and playing the violin. I completed the military duty. I speak German fluently and my English is in intermediate level.
Dr.Zafer OZSOY, MD