T.C. Sağlık Bakanlığı İstanbul İl Sağlık Müdürlüğü İstanbul Medeniyet Üniversitesi
Göztepe Eğitim ve Araştırma Hastanesi

Urology


Professor Asif Yildirim M.D. is the chairman of our department, additionally two professors and one associate professor work as members of university staff; 6 specialists, 7 residents work as members of ministry of health.

In our department there is 25 bed capacity, inpatient and outpatient treatment is provided. Outpatient clinic service is provided in Merdivenkoy campus and subspecial outpatient clinics as urooncology, urogynecology, pelvic pain, urinary stone diseases and andrology are provided. Pediatric urology outpatient clinic is located in central pediatrics hospital.

Outpatient services include urodynamic examinations, urotherapy and biofeedback, while intravesical immunotherapy, intravesical thermochemotherapy and palliative treatments of uro-oncologic patients are performed with daily hospitalization. Furthermore in our clinic, transrectal prostate biopsy and percutaneous nephrostomy applications as radiological interventions are performed. In the outpatient clinic of Merdivenkoy, outpatient shock wave lithotripsy (ESWL) and urinary stone disease treatments are successfully applied.

In our clinic, where all modern urological applications are performed, advanced laparoscopy, complicated endourological interventions, sacral neuromodulation, penile reconstructive surgery applications are performed successfully and our clinic has become a reference center for urooncology, urinary stone diseases, andrology, neururology and urogynecology. In cooperation with general surgery and nephrology, as a part of multidisciplinary team, renal transplantation is performed successfully. In selected cases of renal cancers, ablation treatments are applied together with interventional radiology clinic. Once a day of the week; with attendance of medical oncology, radiation oncology and nuclear medicine clinics, the urooncology multidisciplinary decision team is held.

With 1800 operations and over 6000 outpatient annual rates, residency education is provided since 1975, especially minimally invasive surgeries (Percutaneous nephrolithotomy, advanced laparoscopic oncological surgery and retrograde intrarenal surgery) are instructed in post-graduate courses to urology specialists from all over Turkey. With fellowship programmes, between 15 days and 3 months, urologists have the chance to improve their skills in our department.

In our department around 5 articles are published annually in pubmed and Scientation index, our clinic also conducts scientific studies and assistant thesis studies and also accepts rotational urology residents.

Professor Asif Yildirim M.D. is the chairman of our department, additionally two professors and one associate professor work as members of university staff; 6 specialists, 7 residents work as members of ministry of health.

In our department there is 25 bed capacity, inpatient and outpatient treatment is provided. Outpatient clinic service is provided in Merdivenkoy campus and subspecial outpatient clinics as urooncology, urogynecology, pelvic pain, urinary stone diseases and andrology are provided. Pediatric urology outpatient clinic is located in central pediatrics hospital.

Outpatient services include urodynamic examinations, urotherapy and biofeedback, while intravesical immunotherapy, intravesical thermochemotherapy and palliative treatments of uro-oncologic patients are performed with daily hospitalization. Furthermore in our clinic, transrectal prostate biopsy and percutaneous nephrostomy applications as radiological interventions are performed. In the outpatient clinic of Merdivenkoy, outpatient shock wave lithotripsy (ESWL) and urinary stone disease treatments are successfully applied.

In our clinic, where all modern urological applications are performed, advanced laparoscopy, complicated endourological interventions, sacral neuromodulation, penile reconstructive surgery applications are performed successfully and our clinic has become a reference center for urooncology, urinary stone diseases, andrology, neururology and urogynecology. In cooperation with general surgery and nephrology, as a part of multidisciplinary team, renal transplantation is performed successfully. In selected cases of renal cancers, ablation treatments are applied together with interventional radiology clinic. Once a day of the week; with attendance of medical oncology, radiation oncology and nuclear medicine clinics, the urooncology multidisciplinary decision team is held.

With 1800 operations and over 6000 outpatient annual rates, residency education is provided since 1975, especially minimally invasive surgeries (Percutaneous nephrolithotomy, advanced laparoscopic oncological surgery and retrograde intrarenal surgery) are instructed in post-graduate courses to urology specialists from all over Turkey. With fellowship programmes, between 15 days and 3 months, urologists have the chance to improve their skills in our department.

In our department around 5 articles are published annually in pubmed and Scientation index, our clinic also conducts scientific studies and assistant thesis studies and also accepts rotational urology residents.