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Dr. Fatma Paksoy Turkoz: Best  in Istanbul, Turkey

 

, Istanbul, Turkey

of experience

Speaks: English

 


Dr. Fatma Paksoy Turkoz is a specialized Medical Oncologist in Turkey. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in istanbul, Turkey. The doctor has over of experience and is associated with Medical Park Goztepe Hospital.

Association and Memberships Dr. Fatma Paksoy Turkoz is part of:

  • Turkish Medical Oncology Association
  • Anadolu Medical Oncology Association
  • Ankara Breast Diseases Association
  • Turkish Lung Cancer Association
  • European Society for Medical Oncology
  • Turkish Medical Association

Qualifications :

  • Istanbul University Cerrahpasa Faculty of Medicine - Medical Education T.C. Ministry of Health sisli Etfal Education and Research Hospital - Internal Medicine (Main Branch)

Hospital Address :

What is the medical expertise of Dr Fatma Paksoy Turkoz?

  • With more than 19 years of experience, Dr Fatma Paksoy Turkoz is a leading medical oncologist. She is competent in providing treatments for a range of cancers such as pancreatic, prostate, thyroid, stomach, breast and liver cancer. Her expertise includes chemotherapy, hormonal therapy, targeted therapy and immunotherapy.
  • She is a prestigious member of renowned professional organizations such as the Anatolian Medical Oncology Association, Turkish Medical Oncology Association, Turkish Medical Association, European Society for Medical Oncology, Turkish Lung Cancer Association, and Ankara Breast Diseases Association.
  • Dr Turkoz has 43 research articles to her credit and has presented over 100 papers at international and national conferences. Some of her publications are:
    1. F.Paksoy Türköz, M.Solak, İ.Petekkaya, Ö.Keskin, N.Kertmen, F.Sarıcı, Z.Arık, T.Babacan, Y.Özışık, K.Altundağ . Association Between Common Risk Factors and Molecular Subtypes in Breast Cancer Patients. Breast 2013; 22(3): 344-50. DOI: doi: 10.1016/ j.breast.2012.08.05.
    2. F.Paksoy Türköz, G.Celenkoğlu, GGDoğu, MEKalender, U.Coşkun, N.Alkış, M.Özkan, HMTürk, Ü.Y.Arslan. Risk Factors of Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma in Turkey- An Epidemiological Survey of The Anatolian Society of Medical Oncology. Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention 2011; 12(11):3017-21.
    3. F.Paksoy Türköz, M.Solak, S.Aksoy, İ.Petekkaya, Ö.Keskin, N.Kertmen, F.Sarıcı, Z.Arık, T.Babacan, E.Şimşek, Y.Özışık, K.Altundağ . Association Between Family History and Clinicopathologic Characteristics in 1987 Breast Cancer Patients: Single Institution Experience From Turkey. J BUON- Journal of Balkan Union of Oncology 2012; 17(4): 649-57.
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Dr. Serkan Celik: Best  in Istanbul, Turkey

 

, Istanbul, Turkey

of experience

Speaks: English

 


Dr. Serkan Celik is a specialized Medical Oncologist in Turkey. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in istanbul, Turkey. The doctor has over of experience and is associated with Medical Park Goztepe Hospital.

Association and Memberships Dr. Serkan Celik is part of:

  • Turkish Medical Oncology Association

Qualifications :

  • Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Faculty of Military Medicine Gulhane Military Medical Faculty Haydarpasa Training Hospital, Istanbul. Internal Medicine- Specialist Gulhane Military Medical Faculty Haydarpasa Education Hospital, Istanbul. Medical Oncology

Hospital Address :

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Dr. Idris Yucel: Best  in Samsun, Turkey

 

, Samsun, Turkey

31 Years of experience

Speaks: English

 


Dr. Idris Yucel is a specialized Medical Oncologist in Turkey. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Samsun, Turkey. The doctor has over 31 Years of experience and is associated with Medicana International Samsun Hospital.

Qualifications :

  • Cerrah Pasa Medical Faculty 1969
  • Gulhane Military Medical Academy 1983

Hospital Address :

Yenimahalle Mahallesi, Medicana International Samsun, ?ehit Mesut Birinci Caddesi, Canik/Samsun, Turkey

What is the medical expertise of Dr Idris Yucel?

  • With 31 years of experience, Dr Idris Yucel is a respected figure in the field of medical oncology. He is an expert in treating various cancers with chemotherapy.
  • He is associated with the Turkish Medical Oncology Association, the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the Turkish Lung Cancer Association and the Samsun Breast Association.
  • He has several publications in respected international and national journals. Some of these include:
    1. Efficacy and safety of docetaxel or epirubicin, combined with cisplatin and fluorouracil (DCF and ECF), regimens as first-line chemotherapy for advanced gastric cancer: a retrospective analysis from Turkey.
    2. Güler N, Kelkitli E, Atay H, Erdem D, Alaçam H, Bek Y, Özatlı D, Turgut M, Yıldız L, Yücel İ. The Relationship of T Helper-2 Pathway Components Interleukin-4, Interleukin-10, Immunoglobulin E, and Eosinophils with Prognostic Markers in Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma: A Case-Control Study.
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Dr. Yesim Yildirim: Best  in Kocaeli, Turkey

 

, Kocaeli, Turkey

20 Years of experience

Speaks: English

 


Dr. Yesim Yildirim is a specialized Medical Oncologist in Turkey. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Istanbul, Turkey. The doctor has over 20 Years of experience and is associated with Anadolu Medical Center.

Association and Memberships Dr. Yesim Yildirim is part of:

  • European Society of Medical Oncology (ESMO)
  • ESO
  • TTOD
  • ATOD

Certifications :

  • Advanced Oncology Training Course Rambam Medical Center Haifa/Israel, December 2004
  • Immunology for Oncologists, Ascona, Switzerland, April 2005
  • 5th Masterclass in Medical Oncology, Malta, February 2006
  • Antiangiogenic mechanism UCLA Los Angeles, USA, January 2010
  • Head and Neck Cancers Course, Lausanne, Switzerland, May 2013

Qualifications :

  • Medical School - Hacettepe University Medical School, Ankara 1999
  • Specialty Education - Gazi University Internal Medicine Department, Ankara 2004
  • Specialty Education - Başkent University, Medical Oncology Department, Sub-specialty, Ankara 2007

Hospital Address :

Cumhuriyet Mahallesi, Anadolu Salk Merkezi, Cumhuriyet Cd., Gebze/Kocaeli, Turkey

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Dr. Yusuf Gunaydin: Best  in Samsun, Turkey

 

, Samsun, Turkey

9 Years of experience

Speaks: English

 


Dr. Yusuf Gunaydin is a specialized Medical Oncologist in Turkey. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Samsun, Turkey. The doctor has over 9 Years of experience and is associated with Medicana International Samsun Hospital.

Qualifications :

  • Ankara University Faculty of Medicine 2005

Hospital Address :

Yenimahalle Mahallesi, Medicana International Samsun, ?ehit Mesut Birinci Caddesi, Canik/Samsun, Turkey

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Dr. Mutlu Demiray: Best  in Konya, Turkey

 

, Konya, Turkey

20 Years of experience

Speaks: English

 


Dr. Mutlu Demiray is a specialized Medical Oncologist in Turkey. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in istanbul, Turkey. The doctor has over 20 Years of experience and is associated with Medicana Konya Hospital.

Qualifications :

  • Uludag University Cerrahpaşa School of Medicine(2000)
  • Postgraduate Education (Residency) Uludag University School of Medicine, Internal
  • Medicine and Medical Oncology Residency Program (2005)

Hospital Address :

Feritpa?a Mahallesi, Medicana Hospital in Konya, Grz Sokak, Seluklu/Konya, Turkey

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Dr. Seyda Gunduz: Best  in Antalya, Turkey

 

, Antalya, Turkey

8 Years of experience

Speaks: English

 


Dr. Seyda Gunduz is a specialized Medical Oncologist in Turkey. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in istanbul, Turkey. The doctor has over 8 Years of experience and is associated with Memorial Antalya Hospital.

Association and Memberships Dr. Seyda Gunduz is part of:

  • Turkish Oncology Association
  • American Association Of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
  • European Medical Oncology Association (ESMO)

Qualifications :

  • AKDENIZ UNIVERSITY MEDICAL FACULTY Medical Oncology Specialist Training (Minor)
  • 2010 - 2013 , Antalya/Turkey
  • OKMEYDANI TRAINING AND RESEARCH HOSPITAL Internal Diseases Specialisation Vocational Training
  • 2005 - 2010 , Ä°stanbul/Turkey
  • ISTANBUL UNIVERSITY MEDICAL FACULTY Medical Training
  • 1998 - 2004 , Ä°stanbul/Turkey

Hospital Address :

Zafer Mahallesi, Memorial Antalya Hospital, Y?ld?r?m Beyaz?t Caddesi, Kepez/Antalya, Turkey

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Dr. Nadire Kucukoztas: Best  in Istanbul, Turkey

 

, Istanbul, Turkey

15 Years of experience

Speaks: English

 


Dr. Nadire Kucukoztas is a specialized Medical Oncologist in Turkey. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Istanbul, Turkey. The doctor has over 15 Years of experience and is associated with Baskent University Istanbul Hospital.

Association and Memberships Dr. Nadire Kucukoztas is part of:

  • Turkish Society of Medical Oncology

Qualifications :

  • 2001 Bachelor Degree, School of Medicine, Gazi University
  • 2007 Residency, Internal Medicine Department, Ankara Teaching and Research Hospital, Ankara
  • 2014 Fellowship, Medical Oncology Division, School of Medicine, Baskent University

Hospital Address :

Altunizade, BAKENT

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Dr. Mehmet Akif Ozturk: Best Medical Oncologist in Istanbul, Turkey

Medical Oncologist

 

, Istanbul, Turkey

16 Years of experience

Speaks: English

 


Dr. Mehmet Akif Ozturk is a specialized Medical Oncologist in Turkey. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Istanbul, Turkey. The doctor has over 16 of experience and is associated with Memorial Sisli Hospital.

Association and Memberships Dr. Mehmet Akif Ozturk is part of:

  • Turkish Medical Association
  • Turkish Society of Medical Oncology (TTOD)
  • European Society of Medical Oncology (ESMO)

Certifications :

  • Visiting Fellow, Northern Institute for Cancer Research, Newcastle University, the U.K. (2014 )

Qualifications :

  • Bachelor's Degree, School of Medicine, Marmara University, 1997-2003

Hospital Address :

Kaptan Paa Mh, Memorial ili Hospital, Halit Ziya T

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Dr. Tunc Guler: Best  in Konya, Turkey

 

, Konya, Turkey

16 Years of experience

Speaks: English

 


Dr. Tunc Guler is a specialized Medical Oncologist in Turkey. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Konya, Turkey. The doctor has over 16 Years of experience and is associated with Medicana Konya Hospital.

Qualifications :

  • Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine 1997
  • SBA. Ankara Training and Research Hospital (Internal Medicine),
  • SB. Ankara Numune Training and Research Hospital (Medical Oncology) 2002 (Internal Medicine) 2008 (Medical Oncology)

Hospital Address :

Feritpa?a Mahallesi, Medicana Hospital in Konya, Grz Sokak, Seluklu/Konya, Turkey

What is the medical expertise of Dr Tunc Guler?

  • With 16 years of experience, Dr Tunc Guler is a renowned medical oncologist specializing in treatments for lung cancer, breast cancer, whole organ cancer, colon cancer, pancreatic cancer, liver cancer, and breast cancer.
  • He holds professional memberships in esteemed societies such as the European Society for Medical Oncology and the Turkish Society of Medical Oncology.
  • Dr Guler has many research articles to his credit. Some of his publications include:
    1. Abali H, Urün Y, Oksüzoğlu B, Budakoğlu B, Yildirim N, Güler T, Ozet G, Zengin N, "Comparision of ICE (ifosfamide-carboplatin-etoposide) versus DHAP (cytosine arabinoside) -cisplatin-dexamethasone) as salvage chemotherapy in patients with relapsed or refractory lymphoma," Cancer Invest, 26(4):401-406 (2008).
    2. Pamukcuoglu M, Oksuzoglu B, Abali H, Akoglu M, Atalay F, Budakoglu B, Uncu D, Ozdemir NY, Guler T, Zengin N, "Prognostic factors and clinicopathological characteristics of carcinoma of ampulla Vateri," Int Surg, 93( 4):214-219 (2008).
    3. Ozdemir NY, Abalı H, Oksüzoğlu B, Budakoglu B, Uncu D, Güler T, Odabaşı H, Zengin N., "The efficacy and safety of reduced-dose docetaxel, cisplatin and 5-fluorouracil in the first-line treatment of advanced stage gastric adenocarcinoma," Med Oncol. 2010 Sep;27(3):680-4.
  • Dr Guler won the " Best Poster Award" at the 4th National Medical Oncology Congress in 2007 and the " First Prize- Poster" at theNational Thoracic Malignancies Congress in Antalya in 2012.
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Dr. Mustafa Ozdogan: Best  in Antalya, Turkey

 

, Antalya, Turkey

16 Years of experience

Speaks: English

 


Dr. Mustafa Ozdogan is a specialized Medical Oncologist in Turkey. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Antalya Turkey, Turkey. The doctor has over 16 Years of experience and is associated with Memorial Antalya Hospital.

Association and Memberships Dr. Mustafa Ozdogan is part of:

  • European Medical Oncology Association (ESMO)
  • Turkey Medical Oncology Association Board Member
  • Medical Oncology Association Head and Neck Cancer Group Co-Chair
  • Antalya Breast Cancer Association Membership and Presidency
  • Turkish Oncology Workshop Member
  • American Clinical Oncology Association (ASKO)

Qualifications :

  • Akdeniz University Medical Faculty, Medical Oncology Minor Specialization Training 2000 - 2003, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Akdeniz University Medical Faculty,Internal Diseases Specialization Training 1996 - 2000, Istanbul Turkey
  • Erciyes University Faculty of Medicine, Medical Doctor Education 1986 - 1993, Istanbul Turkey

Hospital Address :

Zafer Mahallesi, Memorial Antalya Hospital, Y?ld?r?m Beyaz?t Caddesi, Kepez/Antalya, Turkey

What is the medical expertise of Dr Mustafa Ozdogan?

  • Dr Mustafa Ozdogan is a renowned oncologist with 16 years of experience in advanced cancer treatments, high-dose chemotherapy, immunotherapy, intra-arterial chemotherapy applications, and targeted therapy.
  • He is the founding member of the Medical Oncology Group Association. Additionally, Dr Ozdogan is a part of societies such as the Turkish Medical Oncology Association, the American Society of Oncology, and the European Society of Medical Oncology.
  • Over the course of his career, Dr Ozdogan has published more than 100 research articles in peer-reviewed national and international journals. Some of his publications include:
    1. Bozcuk H, Uslu G, Samur M, Yildiz M, Ozben T, Ozdoğan M, et al. Tumour necrosis factor-alpha, interleukin-6, and fasting serum insulin correlate with clinical outcome in metastatic breast cancer patients treated with chemotherapy. Cytokine. 2004 Jul 21-Aug 7;27(2-3):58-65.
    2. Akman A, Yilmaz E, Mutlu H, Ozdogan M. Complete remission of psoriasis following bevacizumab therapy for colon cancer. Clin Exp Dermatol. 2009 Jul;34(5):e202-4.
    3. Mustafa Ozdogan, Mustafa Samur, Hakan S. Bozcuk, et al. Durable Remission of Leptomeningeal Metastasis of Breast Cancer with Letrozole: a Case Report and Implications of Biomarkers on Treatment Selection, Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology, Volume 33, Issue 5, May 2003, Pages 229–231,
  • He was bestowed with the "Best Poster Award" at the Turkish Medical Oncology Congress in March 2016.
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Dr. Nilufer: Best  in Bursa, Turkey

 

, Bursa, Turkey

21 Years of experience

Speaks: English

 


Dr. Nilufer is a specialized Medical Oncologist in Turkey. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Bursa, Turkey. The doctor has over 21 Years of experience and is associated with Medicana Bursa Hospital.

Qualifications :

  • Undergraduate Faculty of Medicine Cumhuriyet University 1990-1996
  • M.Sc. Faculty of Medicine Cumhuriyet University 1990-1996
  • Ph.D Proficiency Medical Specialty Internal Medicine Kocaeli University 1998-2002
  • YanDal (Medical Oncology) Medical Oncology Uludag University 2008-2012
  • Associate Professor Title Medical Oncology - 04.04.2016

Hospital Address :

Odunluk Mahallesi, Medicana BURSA HOSPITAL, Akp?nar Caddesi, Nilfer/Bursa, Turkey

What is the medical expertise of Dr Nilufer?

  • With over 21 years of experience, Dr Nilufer Avci is a well-known expert in the field of medical oncology. Her areas of expertise include providing treatments like targeted therapy, chemotherapy and immunotherapy for breast cancer, stomach cancer, prostate cancer, and lung cancer.
  • She holds professional memberships in the Society of Interdisciplinary Oncology, the Society of Geriatric Oncology and the Turkish Society of Medical Oncology.
  • Dr Nilufer has several publications to her credit. These are:
    1. Avci N, Cecener G, Deligonul A, Erturk E, Tunca B, Egeli U, Tezcan G, Akyildiz EU, Bayram AS, Gebitekin C, Kurt E, Evrensel T. Molecular markers for patients with thymic malignancies: not feasible at present? Asian Pac J Cancer Prev.2014;15(8):3457-60.
    2. Ulas A, Kos T, Avci N, Cubukcu E, Olmez OF, Bulut N, Degirmenci M. Patients with HER2-positive Early Breast Cancer Receiving Adjuvant Trastuzumab: Clinicopathological Features, Efficacy, and Factors Affecting Survival. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2015;16(4):1643-9.
    3. Kanat O, Cubukcu E, Avci N, Budak F, Ercan I, Canhoroz M, Olmez F. Comparison of three different treatment modalities in the management of cancer cachexia. tumour. 2013 Mar-Apr;99(2):229-33.
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Dr. Basak Oyan Uluc: Best  in Istanbul, Turkey

 

, Istanbul, Turkey

4 Years of experience

Speaks: English

 


Dr. Basak Oyan Uluc is a specialized Medical Oncologist in Turkey. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in stanbul, Turkey. The doctor has over 4 Years of experience and is associated with Acibadem Maslak Hospital.

Association and Memberships Dr. Basak Oyan Uluc is part of:

  • Europen Society of Medical Oncology (ESMO)
  • Turkish Medical Oncology Association (TTOD)
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
  • Turkish Society of Hematology (THD)
  • Turkish Society of Internal Medicine
  • Turkish Medical Association,
  • Istanbul Medical Chamber
  • Istanbul Breast Diseases Association
  • Turkish Oncology Group Association (TOG)

Qualifications :

  • 2004 Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine Medical Oncology
  • 2001 Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine Internal Medicine
  • 1996 Hacettepe University

Hospital Address :

Dar

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Dr. Aysegul Kargi: Best  in Antalya, Turkey

 

, Antalya, Turkey

9 Years of experience

Speaks: English

 


Dr. Aysegul Kargi is a specialized Medical Oncologist in Turkey. And one of the most sought after medical specialists in Istanbul Turkey, Turkey. The doctor has over 9 Years of experience and is associated with Memorial Antalya Hospital.

Association and Memberships Dr. Aysegul Kargi is part of:

  • Medical Oncology Association
  • Antalya Medical Oncology Association

Qualifications :

  • 1999, Medical Doctor Training, Mediterranean University Faculty of Medicine
  • Post Graduation, 2009, Medical Oncology, Mediterranean University Faculty of Medicine

Hospital Address :

Zafer Mahallesi, Memorial Antalya Hospital, Y?ld?r?m Beyaz?t Caddesi, Kepez/Antalya, Turkey

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Online Medical Oncologist in Turkey: Top Doctors

About Medical Oncologist

A medical oncologist is a physician who specializes in the diagnosis, treatment, and care of patients who have cancer of any tissue or organ. He provides treatment of cancer using systematic therapies- like chemotherapy, targeted therapy, hormone therapy, immunotherapy- and biological agents. A medical oncologist usually works in conjunction with other multi-disciplinary cancer specialists, for instance, surgical oncologists, radiation oncologists, radiologists or interventional radiologists, to give the best treatment outcomes. Your medical oncologist takes care of your chemotherapy, hormone therapy, and immunotherapy.

Medical Oncologists are the specialist that you are going to visit most often and for the longest period of time in the duration of your cancer treatment. This is because your oncologist is the specialist who will modulate your general care and coordinate your course of treatment with other specialists as well.

Procedures Performed

A medical oncologist performs the below, but not limited to, procedures:

  • Blood tests – to look for the markers of cancer
  • Imaging tests
  • X-Rays
  • CT scans
  • MRI
  • SPECT scans
  • PET scans
  • Tissue biopsy
  • Bone scans
  • Bone marrow aspirate or biopsy
  • CAR T therapy
  • Chemotherapy
  • Hormone therapy
  • Immunotherapy

Top Medical Oncologists in Turkey

DoctorAssociated Hospital
Dr. Aysegul KargiMemorial Antalya Hospital, Antalya
Dr. Nilufer AvciMedicana Konya Hospital, Konya
Dr. Seyda GunduzMemorial Antalya Hospital, Antalya
Dr. Cigdem Usul AfsarAcibadem Bakirkoy Hospital, Istanbul
Dr. Aziz YazarAcibadem Altunizade Hospital, Istanbul
Dr. Dilek ErdemVM Medical Park Samsun Hospital, Samsun
Dr. Necla DemirMedicana Sivas Hospital, Sivas
Dr. Suleyman ErdogduMedical Park Elazig Hospital, Elazig

Reasons to avail Online Consultation with Medical Oncologist in Turkey

Finding out you have cancer-related issues that require immediate medical attention can be upsetting and anxiety-provoking. Traveling far to a doctor's office and then having to wait in large lines to be seen simply takes too much time for those suffering through alot. Such endeavors are unaffordable, especially in life-threatening circumstances. Instead of wasting time traveling to and from the doctor's office and standing in line, online consultations with the top cross-border cancer specialists are an ideal method to get your problems identified, prescribed, and treated. When your cancer has progressed to a severe stage, a medical oncologist must be consulted. Some of the top cancer specialists in the world are working in Turkey, where they can give you the high-quality care you need and deserve. The following are some reasons for scheduling an online consultation with a medical oncologist in Turkey-

  • Turkey is one of the top 10 destinations for medical travel worldwide. The three main benefits of receiving treatment in Turkey are the low cost of care offered by extremely skilled doctors, and the ease of access to first-rate care.
  • Many people travel to Turkey each year to receive medical treatment. The majority of these patients come from the Middle East, France, the United States, Canada, and other European countries.
  • There are many hospitals in Turkey that have been accredited by world-class organizations, including JCI. Their patient care facilities and service standards are measured against this as a benchmark.
  • These clinics/cancer care centers operate in accordance with all WHO rules and standards for treatment procedures.
  • Every cancer hospital/clinic in the country is equipped with advanced & optimal technology and a top-notch medical staff.
  • The top cancer professionals in Turkey are well-versed with extensive training and experience in the field and have dealt with extremely critical patients their entire professional careers.
  • Medical Oncologists in Turkey are affiliated with several cancer-fighting professional bodies such as TACRC, UICC, TSMO, TOD, etc.
  • The use of current technologies in Turkey has made it possible for cancer specialists to perform painless and safe surgical & non-surgical procedures to remove tumors of all shapes & sizes and treat cancer effectively.
  • In order to reduce psychological stress and prevent giving unnecessary treatments; doctors make sure that there will be "No Overdiagnosis" of the patient.
  • Turkish medical oncologists offer their patients the chance to recover their health by utilizing only the most cutting-edge, less-invasive, and effective therapies.
  • Indeed, revolutionary ways are used in Turkish clinics to treat cancers such as the TrueBeam method, Radiosurgery, Chemoradiation, Immunotherapy, Drug therapy, Hormone therapy, and Tomotherapy for treating tumors.
  • Turkey is a pioneer in affordable cancer care. It offers tumor surgery at a 70% lower cost than the rest of Europe.
  • Turkey has a large English-speaking population, proving that there is no language barrier in the country.

About Medical Oncologist Turkey

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Frequently Asked Questions

Who are the top Medical Oncologists in Turkey offering online consultation?

Following are some of the best medical oncologists available for online consultation in Turkey:

Who are some of the top Medical Oncologists from other countries?

Listed below are some of the top medical oncologists in other countries:

Which are some of the best hospitals in Turkey, Medical Oncologist are associated with?
Which are some of the conditions treated by Medical Oncologist in Turkey?

Most common conditions performed by medical oncologists in Turkey are:

  • Breast and Prostate Cancer
  • Colon Cancer
  • Brain Cancers- Astrocytoma
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Uterine cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Certain Types of Cancer that have been Resistant to Chemotherapy and Radiation Treatment (e.g. Melanoma)
  • Skin Cancer
  • Oligodendrogliomas
  • Larynx Cancer
  • Metastatic Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Leukemia
  • Breast Cancer
  • Ependymomas
  • Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumors
  • Lymphoma
  • Mixed Gliomas
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Oral or Mouth Cancer
  • Meningiomas
  • Colorectal or Colon Cancer
  • Brain Cancer
  • Rectal Cancer
Who is a Medical Oncologist?

A medical oncologist has training in diagnosing and treating cancer using hormonal therapy, chemotherapy, biological therapy, and targeted therapy. A medical oncologist often is the key healthcare professional for someone who has cancer. They also give supportive care and might coordinate treatment suggested by other specialists.

A medical oncologist strives to give cancer patients effective treatment results. This medical professional also provides counseling to patients as well as their families. Medical oncologists also participate in clinical research. Working with a dedicated multidisciplinary team is part of a medical oncologist’s job. It involves advising on all the aspects of cancer treatment.

Overseeing and scheduling the treatments are part of a medical oncologist’s role. A medical oncologist can also treat the complications that a patient may face after each treatment session. A medical oncologist also supports and guides the patient even after the cancer treatment is done. They have a caring relationship with patients.

What are the qualifications of a Medical Oncologist?

Oncology is the branch of medical science that deals with the study, diagnosis, and treatment of cancer. A person who wants to become a medical oncologist has to first clear a medical entrance test. Then the student needs to complete a five-and-half-year MBBS course. This is the common course for all doctors irrespective of their specialization.

After completing the MBBS course you will have to complete the MD course. After this, the aspiring doctor needs to apply for the OCTT course or Oncology Clinical Trials Training. The total duration of this course is one year. After graduating from medical school, future medical oncologists must complete the residency program, especially, in general surgery or internal medicine followed by a fellowship in their preferred oncology subfield.

What conditions do Medical Oncologists treat?

A medical oncologist uses various methods to treat cancer, such as chemotherapy, hormonal therapy, biological therapy, and targeted therapy. Chemotherapy uses powerful chemicals to destroy fast-growing cells in the body. It is generally used to treat cancer, as cancer cells grow and multiply very quickly than normal cells in the body. Hormonal therapy blocks, adds, or removes hormones to either slow or stop the overall growth of cancer cells that require hormones to grow. Biological therapy is used to stimulate or regain the ability of the immune system.

Below are some conditions treated by a medical oncologist:

  • Leukemia
  • Lymphoma
  • Hodgkin's disease
  • Multiple myeloma, sarcoma
  • Breast, lung, and ovarian cancers
  • Prostate cancer
  • Endometrial cancer
  • Adrenal cancer
  • Skin Cancer
  • Oligodendrogliomas
  • Larynx Cancer
  • Metastatic Cancer
  • Ependymomas
  • Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumors
  • Lymphoma
  • Mixed Gliomas
  • Oral or Mouth Cancer
  • Meningiomas
  • Brain Cancer
  • Rectal Cancer
What diagnostic tests are required by Medical Oncologist?

Effective diagnostic tests are used to detect or treat disease, closely monitor the disease process, and evaluate the effectiveness of the treatment. Diagnostic procedures for cancer might include imaging, laboratory tests (such as tests for tumor markers), endoscopic examination, tumor biopsy, genetic testing, or surgery.

A medical oncologist may order the below-listed diagnostic tests to detect cancer:

  • X-ray
  • Computed tomography (CT) scan
  • Computed axial tomography (CAT) scan
  • Bone scan
  • Lymphangiogram (LAG)
  • Mammogram
  • Reflection imaging
  • Ultrasound
  • Biopsy
When should you visit a Medical Oncologist?

You may need to see a medical oncologist after you have been diagnosed with cancer. This is generally the first step of your cancer treatment journey.

The medical oncologist can help you understand your diagnosis the complete timeline of cancer treatment. You would also want to consult a medical oncologist to clarify the questions you might have.

Consult a medical oncologist if you experience the below signs:

  • Urinary changes
  • Rectal bleeding
  • Bowel changes
  • Testicular changes
  • Vaginal bleeding between periods
  • Breast changes
  • Fatigue or extreme tiredness
  • Eating problems
  • Swelling or lumps in the body
  • Pain that doesn’t go away or gets worse
  • Skin changes
  • Persistent cough or hoarseness
  • Unusual bleeding and bruising
  • Change in bowel habits
  • Bladder changes
  • Fever or nights sweat
  • Headache
  • Vision/hearing problems
  • Mouth changes
What can you expect from your first visit with a Medical Oncologist?

A medical oncologist will assess the patient by observation. The doctor may ask the patient a few questions. They will ask about the patient’s medical as well as family history. Patients can also show a lump and talk about pain. Weight loss is also a common presentation.

The medical oncologist will order a CT scan, X-ray, biopsy, and blood tests. For a biopsy, the oncologist will take a sample of the tumor. A pathologist will then observe the sample tissue. Microscopic and biochemical features will find the type of cancer.

The medical oncologist will discuss other health problems the patient is facing and relay the diagnosis. The oncologist will also discuss the treatment plan.

Which are the most common procedures performed by a Medical Oncologist?

Some common procedures performed by a medical oncologist are:

  • CAR T therapy
  • Chemotherapy
  • Hormone therapy
  • Immunotherapy
  • Tissue biopsy
  • Targeted therapy
  • Bone marrow aspirate or biopsy

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