VANITY DOCTORS
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Ayhan Işık Erdal M.D.

Ayhan Işık Erdal M.D.

Dr. Işık was born and raised in Ankara. After graduating from Ankara Atatürk High School in 2007, he attended Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, graduating with an honorary degree in 2013. He specialized in Plastic Surgery and completed his training in Gazi University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery in 2019. He was an “International Clinical Observer” in the Plastic Surgery Department of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York in 2018. He succeeded in the exams held in Brussels in 2018 and in Izmir in 2020 and received the title of 'Fellow - FEBOPRAS' as a member of the European Board of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery (EBOPRAS). In November 2020, he was deemed successful by the Turkish Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery Association (TPRECD) Qualification Board and received a 'Certificate of Competence'.

While performing all surgeries in the field of Plastic Surgery, his specialties are reconstructive and aesthetic surgery, facial rejuvenation, rhinoplasty, breast aesthetics and body shaping surgeries. He attended many national and international academic meetings and has academic publications in reputable journals. He is a member of Turkish Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery Association (TPRECD), Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Association (EPCD), European Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery Association (EBOPRAS) and Istanbul Medical Chamber. Ayhan Işık Erdal has been working at Vanity Cosmetic Surgery Hospital since September 2021.

Safa Manav M.D.

Safa Manav M.D.

Dr Manav was born in 1987 in Antalya. He graduated from Istanbul University, Cerrahpaşa Faculty of Medicine in 2012 with a High Honor Certificate. In the same year, he attended his specialization training at Gazi University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery. He spent 3 months of his training at the UZ Brussels Plastic Surgery Clinic with as a fellow of Prof. Dr. Mustafa Hamdi. Between January and March’18, He has worked on aesthetics and body shaping (January-March 2018). Having completed his specialty training on May 15, 2018. Dr. Safa Manav has four articles published in national and international journals, authored three book chapters, and 21 papers presented at national and international congresses. He was deemed worthy of the best free paper at the TPRECD National Convention in 2017 and the first prize in the TPRECD Expert Research Competition in 2019. Participating in many training events such as courses and congresses in recent years, Dr. Manav has added to his duties as a basic microsurgery course instructor. He received the title of FEBOPRAS in November 2020 by showing outstanding success in the European Qualification Exams. He is a member of Turkish Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery Association and Turkish Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Association. Safa Manav has been working at Vanity Cosmetic Surgery Hospital since September 2021.

Alper Burak Uslu M.D

Alper Burak Uslu M.D

FEBOPRAS certificated doctor Alper Burak Uslu was born in Ankara in 1988, he started his medical education at Başkent University in 2005. He completed his medical education in 2011, started to work in Ankara Numune Training and Research Hospital in 2012 as a specialist in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. In 2018, he left this hospital and was appointed to Karaman Training and Research Hospital. After working here for 2 years, he was appointed to Istanbul Haseki Training and Research Hospital.

Alper Burak Uslu can speak English, German and French. During his working life, he attended training that would strengthen his expertise in his field and received various certificates. He attended the Basic Microsurgery Training at Goethe Universität Frankfurt. In addition,he is a member of Turkey Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery Society and Turkey Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Society. Alper Burak Uslu has been working at Vanity Cosmetic Surgery Hospital since July 2021.

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Ali Çetinkaya M.D

Ali Çetinkaya M.D

Dr. Ali Çetinkaya, who started his specialty training in Health Sciences University Ankara Training and Research Hospital, Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery Clinic in 2012, had the opportunity to learn and perform many aesthetic, reconstructive and microsurgery surgeries during his specialization. By participating in the International Microsurgery Course held in Monza / Italy in 2014, he was entitled to internationally validated microsurgery proficiency, and completed his specialization in 2017 and received the title of "Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery Specialist". Having the opportunity to increase his knowledge and skills by participating in more than 25 congresses and courses abroad and in Turkey, Dr. Ali Çetinkaya is also a member of the ‘Turkish Medical Association’, ‘Turkish Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery Association and Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Association’. He has been with Vanity since April 2021.

Assoc. Prof. Sedat Tatar

Assoc. Prof. Sedat Tatar

Associate Professor Sedat Tatar M.D, FACS was born in 1983 in Malatya. He graduated from Gazi University Faculty of Medicine in 2008 and completed his residency in Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery at Gazi University Medical School in January 2015. Alongside his national board certification provided by Turkish Society of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons, he passed the European Board of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery (EBOPRAS) exam and completed the requirements of the European Board of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery and received the title of “Fellow” of the European Board of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery (FEBOPRAS). In 2019 he was inducted into the American College of Surgeons and became a Fellow of American College of Surgeons (FACS). In 2018 he won the European Association of Plastic Surgeons, Young Plastic Surgeon Scholarship award (EURAPS YPSS) and worked on breast reconstruction and aesthetic breast surgery at Guy’s and St Thomas Hospital, Department of Plastic Surgery in London, United Kingdom. He is the youngest Plastic Surgeon in Turkey whom has this title. He received the title of Associate Professor in 2020. He worked at Koç University Hospital between 2017-2020. He currently has over thirty articles published in international and national journal and presented more than one hundred scientific paper and international awards winner Sedat Tatar has been working at Vanity since February 2021.

Mehmet Can Şakı M.D

Mehmet Can Şakı M.D

Born in 1983 in Gaziantep, Dr. Mehmet Can Şakı graduated from Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine in 2007. During his education, in 2005, he performed rotation of gynecology and obstetrics clinic in France for one month. In September 2008, he started his specialty education in Uludağ University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery. In 2015, he was a visiting surgeon in Stockholm and Regensburg for a week.

In 2017 and 2019, he worked as a visiting surgeon in Lübeck and Bayreuth in the university clubs. He has Turkish Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery Proficiency Certificate and European Board of Plastic, Reconstructive and Asthetic Surgery (EBOPRAS) certificates. Dr. Mehmet Can Şakı continues his studies in Vanity Cosmetic Surgery Hospital.

İhsan Türkmen M.D

İhsan Türkmen M.D

In 2008, he graduated from Istanbul University Çapa Faculty of Medicine. He studied vascular surgery in Zagreb Clinical Hospital Dubrava in Croatia and started his residency training in 2010 at Istanbul Haydarpaşa Numune Training and Research Hospital. Besides his specialization education, he made patterns and sculpture works which are known to be effective in the development of aesthetic visual power.

He attended the Dorsum Preservation Rhinoplasty (Letdown-Pushdown) Cadaver Course in April 2017 in Barcelona. In 2017, he started to work as a specialist in Aesthetic and Plastic Surgery at Acıbadem Ankara Hospital. He is a member of Turkish Society of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery and Chamber of Medicine of Istanbul. Dr. İhsan Türkmen continues his work in Vanity Cosmetic Surgery Hospital.

Dr. İnci Ekinci

Dr. İnci Ekinci

In 2003, she graduated from Istanbul University Capa Medical Faculty. In 2003, she started to work at Bakırköy State Hospital as a Brain Surgery Assistant. In 2005, she was appointed to Okmeydanı Training and Research Hospital and continued as Anesthesia and Reanimation Specialist.

Since 2011, she has been working as an Anesthesiology and Reanimation Specialist in various health institutions. Between 2016 and 2019, İnci Ekinci also served as Chief Physician at Estethica Hospital. Dr. Since 2019, İnci Ekinci has been working in Vanity Cosmetic Surgery Hospital.