IstanbulMedic - Your Medical Travel Expert in Turkey

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Meet our team which performed lasik surgery more than 100 thousand.

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We offer you the best dental implant practice in Istanbul.

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Experience the best hair transplant practice in Istanbul.

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Reform your body with a help of our aesthetic professionals.

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Our Dentistry Clinic

Dr. Tolga Teksöz shows us around his dental clinic in Istanbul.

Our Doctors

Dt. Tolga Teksoz

Dt. Tolga Teksoz

20 years of experience in aesthetic dentistry.

He was born in Istanbul in 1967. He is graduated from F.M.V ISIK Highschool in 1984; and from the UNIVERSITY of ISTANBUL Faculty of Dentistry in 1990. He started his Ph.D. program in Restorative Dentistry Department in 1992 and succeeded his proficiency examination in 1994. 

After leaving the university in 2000, as the owner of the ISTANBULSMILE CLINIC in Teşvikiye, he continues to provide services especially in implantology and aesthetic dentistry.

Tolga Teksöz, is a member of the Chamber of Istanbul Dentists, Restorative Dentistry Association, EDAD (Esthetic Dentistry Academy) and Global Dental Association; his hobbies are basketball, cycling, snow slides, free diving and harpoon fishing. Dt. Tolga Teksoz is married and has two children.

Sr. Yeliz Yildiz
Hair Transplant

Sr. Yeliz Yildiz

The Surgeon who has performed over 8.000 hair transplant operation over the 15 years of her experience in Turkey

She graduated from the Health College in Istanbul. While she was doing her master's degree in health institutions business and management, she continued her medical education at Sofia University, Bulgaria.

She has coordinated the hair transplant department in prestigious institutions such as Florence Nightingale hospital and Istanbul surgical hospital.

She developed the "FUE Technique without Haircut" and performed over 8.000 hair transplant operation over the 15 years of her experience in Turkey.

Dr. Deniz Algun

Dr. Deniz Algun

An orthopedic specialist with extensive knowledge and international experience.

Ortopedi ve travmatoloji uzmanı. Spor hekimliği, omuz – diz-kalça-ayak bileği-dirsek artroskopik ve açık cerrahileri , omuz - kalça - diz protezleri , travmatoloji konularıyla özel olarak ilgileniyor.

1963 doğumlu ve Ankara Tıp Fakültesi mezunu. Ortopedi ve Travmatoloji ihtisasini S.S.K Istanbul Hastanesi'nde tamamladı. Artroscopy Association of North America (Chicago) nin Temel ve İleri Omuz, Diz, Kalça, Dirsek ve Dirsek Artroskopisi eğitimi aldi. Harvard Univercity Massachussets General Hospital (Boston, MA) de Omuz, New York Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) de Spor Hekimliği, Travmatoloji ve Protez Servislerinde çalıştı. 

Ayrıca American Society for Surgery of Hand'in Spor Hekimliğinde Omuz-Dirsek-El bilek ve El Sakatlanmaları ve American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine'nin Spor Hekimliği kurslarını aldı. Artroscopy Association of North America (AANA)'nin International, Istanbul Tabib Odası, Türk Ortopedi Derneği üyesidir.

Dr. Toygar Toydemir
Bariatric Surgery

Dr. Toygar Toydemir

A bariatric specialist with international experience.

Toygar TOYDEMİR, MD was born in 1976. He graduated from Gaziantep Science High School in 1994 and started his medical education at Ege University, Faculty of Medicine in the same year. After completing his six-year medical education, he was assigned to Sisli Etfal Training and Research Hospital where he was going to receive his General Surgery Specialization between 2001 and 2006. After completing his compulsory service in Erzurum Palandoken State Hospital, he completed his military service in Adana Military Hospital where he also undertook the duty of clinical chief between 2008 and 2009. Toygar Toydemir, MD is married and father of two children. He is at advanced level in English and at intermediate level in Italian.

Toydemir, MD, who has been interested in laparoscopic surgery since the first years of his assistantship, has worked with many eminent names at home and abroad, and received an advanced laparoscopic surgery training. Between 2009-2011, he worked with Prof. Mehmet Ali Yerdel, MD, and assessed hundreds of patients suffering from reflux and performed hundreds of reflux surgeries. 

In 2010, he accomplished the written and oral stages of the competency (Board) test held by the Turkish Surgical Association and became entitled to receive the certificate of competency. Between 2011 and 2013, he worked with Prof. Koray Tekin, MD, one of the pioneers of laparoscopic bariatric surgery in our country, on bariatric surgery and they performed more than 800 bariatric surgeries together. 

In 2013, he worked with Mitchell Roslin, MD, a global expert in bariatric surgery, on revisional bariatric surgery at New York Lenox Hill Hospital and had the opportunity to closely follow innovations in the field of bariatric surgery in the United States. He accomplished the file review and oral examination stages of the associate professorship exam organized by the council of higher education and received the title of General Surgery Associate. Toydemir, MD, who gained too much experience in the reflux and bariatric surgery in recent years, continues his works in this regard.

Op. Dr. Aytun Aktan

Op. Dr. Aytun Aktan

Surgeon Aytun AKTAN is a gynecologist and obstetrician. Born in Ankara, she graduated from high school with honors. She graduated from Ankara University, Faculty of Medicine in 1999. She completed her specialty at Ankara University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology in January 2005.
In the same year, she was awarded the Ministry of Health’s In Vitro Fertilization Certificate. She specializes on the issues of infertility and IVF, and has also published a book on the subject.

Following her stint at Ankara Gen-Art IVF Center between 2005-2006, she has continued her professional career in Istanbul.

From 2006 until 2016, she served at Bahçeci Healthcare Group’s various overseas and domestic health centers: In Baku, Azerbaijan, she worked as the head of the gyneocology department and director of the IVF Center at the Central Clinic Hospital between 2007 and 2008. She held office for varying durations at the Group’s IVF Centers in Erbil, Cyprus and Bosnia. From 2010 until 2016, during her stint at Fulya Bahçeci IVF Center, she not only delivered infertility and IVF treatment, but also provided very intensive pregnancy follow-up and delivered babies. Furthermore, she also focused on patients with problems such as polycystic ovary syndrome, endometriosis and vaginismus. She penned a large number of articles on these issues as well.

She completed all the courses by IRCAD, which is considered to be an international authority in closed surgery training, and received a certificate on gynecological laparoscopy. She worked as an observer with Prof. Arnoud Wattiez in Strasbourg, participated actively in his regular laparoscopy courses in Turkey which have been going on for five years, and participated in surgical operations. She has been performing gynecological endoscopic surgery for many years.

Surgeon Aytun Aktan coauthored the book ‘It Wasn’t a Stork that Brought Me’ with Prof. Mustafa Bahçeci. Written in colloquial language, the book is very popular among patients as it provides comprehensive and reliable information on in vitro fertilization.

Surgeon Aytun Aktan penned columns on healthcare for various newspapers. Since November 2015, she has been writing a blog for an online newspaper.

From 2013 until 2015, Surgeon Aktan served as a moderator at the live-broadcast healthcare program dubbed ‘Young Doctors’ on the TV channel KRT (initially Karadeniz TV, later Kültür TV). She also passed an exam by the Ankara Art Theater and received drama training for a period of one year.

Also a well-known athlete, Dr. Aktan is a registered volleyball player and runs marathons. She participated in numerous half marathons, marathons and ultra mountain marathons, in order to collect donations for NGOs.

With a view to providing top-quality medical care to her patients, she has founded her independent clinic in September 2016.

Medical Specialty Thesis: Measurement of 2nd trimester uterine artery Doppler ultrasonography and Insulin-Like Growth Factor-I (IGF-I, Somatomedin-C) levels in determining risky pregnancies, and its relationship with pregnancy results.


-Turkish Society of Gynecology and Obstetrics (TJOD)

-Turkish Society of Urology and Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery
-European Association of Human Reproductive Endocrinology (ESHRE)
-Society of Endometriosis-Adenomyosis


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IstanbulMedic coordinates seamless ground transport providing smooth connections within bespoke itineraries. Every step of your travel designed by our travel experts, from medical appointments and procedures, as well as to points of interest and fabulous travel opportunities en route. IstanbulMedic registered A class travel agency and served to hundreds of international travelers for a decade.


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Hear from patients!

We have reached safely to Jordan and arrangements was made in proper way to avoid/ reduce at least the major risks. My father is still under intensive care between the hospital and home. Hopefully things will go into the right directions, but will take a little bit of time to get back his normal condition. In the end I would say thank you very muck for your kindness, understanding, patience,and your tremendous effort that you gave us in dealing and communicating between us and the hospital staff. Sometimes word cant be enough to appreciate such as a professionalism like you who knows how to communicate and deliver the actual facts with the respect, and taking the consideration the differences in cultures and behaviors. Big thanks from Bahish family.

Emad Bahish, Jordan

We would like to thank you for your efforts and taking good care of our parents Peter and Kitty Waard. They have returned to Netherlands yesterday evening. Everything is fine. Best Regards.

Natalie and Anouk de Waard, Holland

Thank you very much for all the help you gave us during Peggy’s stay at the hospital. We will always remember your professionalism and kindness. We hope you will visit Colorado, and if you visit, please let us know. We would be pleased to be your host.

Len and Peggy Brady, U.S.A.

Thank you for your wonderful medical expertise and kindness the courtesies everyone extended to my family and me. We highly appreciated.

Kathryn Turk, Espagne


Memorial Hospital

Memorial Hospital

Memorial Hospital is the first health center of the Memorial Health Investments Corporation and received its first patient in February 2000.

Memorial hospital has a very prestigious reputation in areas like cardiology, cardiovascular surgery, organ transplantation, IVF and genetics and provides high quality health care services in every medical specialty.

Memorial Hospital provides high quality healthcare services in international standards to its local and international patients with its 200 bed capacity, central automated system, pressure support system to control temperature and humidity, pneumatic tube transfer system and more.

Liv Hospital

Liv Hospital

50% US partnership allows LIV Hospital to follow and adopt the very latest in medical developments in the United States, Europe and around the world, and offer treatment and surgery to our patients by deploying latest techniques and state-of-the-art medical technologies (including Truebeam STx, IORT, Pet/CT, PEM, Da-Vinci Robotics, MakoPlasty, Renaissance and Tele-Medicine (the remote diagnosis and treatment of patients via telecommunications technology) combined with the skills of experienced specialists and physicians trained in the US, Europe and around the world allowing LIV Hospital to carry out and offer extremely precise, minimally invasive treatments to provide patients much shorter recovery periods and healing with less pain.

Through the Clinical Exchange Program, physicians from around the world are invited to serve as mentors at LIV Continuing Education Center (LIV-CEC) Medical Center. Moreover, Liv Hospital has the “Endoscopy Training Center” where physicians from 80 different countries attending and also Liv Spine Center is the only training center of AOSpine in Turkey with its fellowship program.

Thus, LIV Hospital’s partnership with privilaged clinics and physicians all over the world through the interactive clinical exchange program helps developing and maintaining the continuous clinical information exchange, learning and improvement for latest medical techniques.

Liv Hospital Ulus was awarded with Joint Commission International (JCI) which is the most important international accreditation certificate and TUV which is the certificate of European ISO just after the foundation. It was also co-authorized after completing the “Center of Excellence Accreditation” in the field of colorectal surgery robotic surgery, and bariatric surgery by succeeding the stringent audit conducted by the Surgical Review Corporation (SRC) which is an impartial international commission. The Center of Excellence Accreditation which can be achieved by very few companies in the world was granted to an organization outside the Unites States for the first time by the concerning authority.

Acıbadem Taksim Hospital

Acıbadem Taksim Hospital

The hospital is located in the bustling, central Taksim district of Istanbul and boasts an indoor area of 25.000 m2 with a capacity of 93 beds and 6 operating rooms.Acibadem Taksim Hospital is designed to serve in all branches of medicine for all the different stages of diagnosis and treatment. In the General Intensive Care Unit there are 10 beds, 2 of which are isolated, and the Newborn Intensive Care Unit has a capacity of 7 beds with 1 isolated bed. Acibadem Taksim Hospital is equipped with the state-of-the-art Modular Operating System. “Insight”, an up to date IT solution for work flow coordination and optimization of busy operating rooms, stands out as one of the specialized systems used in the hospital.

Since 1991, our group has become the leader of our sector through our powerful infrastructure, experienced staff and innovative services. Our goals and mission have been the force propelling us to our success today, and we will continue to take great leaps into the future. Acibadem continues to build on its success!Since its inception just 25 years ago, Acibadem has taken its rightful place amongst the Turkish super brands. Our vision and development of our business models have always driven us forward. Our innovations have propelled Acibadem into the international spotlight. In 2012, we signed a partnership agreement with IHH Healthcare Berhad, one of the largest groups of the Far East. Our partnership has positioned IHH as the 2nd Largest Healthcare Chain in the world. Today we can confidently say; “Acibadem is now in the international league!”


About Us

IstanbulMedic is your accredited medical travel expert in Turkey, delivers a personalized medical travel experience and unveil the right healthcare solution based on your specific needs, expectations and budget.

IstanbulMedic connects you top physicians of Turkey in the most advanced facilities, remove all the obstacles of being abroad and surrounds every medical travel journey with privacy and comfort.


Onur Dogulu

Managing Partner

Osman Oguz

Managing Partner

Yasemin Tetik

Managing Partner

PT MSc Pinar Turan

Medical Advisor

Accreditations and Awards