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Studies conducted in the world and in our country show that there is a constant increase in allergic diseases. Turkey Medicals member, Head of Pediatric Immunology and Allergy Department at Medical Park Gebze Hospital Assoc. Dr. In a statement made on the occasion of ”April 4-10 World Allergy Week”, he said that as a result of studies conducted in the world and in our country, allergic diseases have shown a constant increase.

Assoc.Dr., “Allergic diseases are mostly chronic diseases that begin in childhood, develop and continue into adulthood. Therefore, the fight against allergic diseases should start at an early age. Allergic diseases begin in the form of allergic eczema in early childhood, while they continue in the form of asthma and allergic rhinitis in later life. These diseases also significantly limit the patient’s quality of life. In addition, chronic diseases such as asthma can also cause life-threatening conditions if they are not treated in a timely and appropriate manner,” he said.

Assoc. Dr., who emphasizes that genetic predispositions are a very important factor in the emergence of diseases that develop hypersensitivity to allergens.Dr., “Allergic diseases develop in individuals with this familial predisposition under the influence of environmental factors such as smoking, air pollution, foods and medicines. Increasing awareness of these chronic diseases, which are seen at rates of up to 25 percent in the world, will increase the success of treatment with early intervention and reduce complications,” he said.

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President of Organ Transplant Center at MedicalPark Hospital Antalya

Turkey's world-renowned organ transplant specialist. Dr. Demirbaş has 104 international publications and 102 national publications.

Physician's Resume:

Born on August 7, 1963 in Çorum, Prof. Dr. Alper Demirbaş has been continuing his work as the President of MedicalPark Antalya Hospital Organ Transplantation Center since 2008.

Prof. who performed the first tissue incompatible kidney transplant in Turkey, the first blood type incompatible kidney transplant, the first kidney-pancreas transplant program and the first cadaveric donor and live donor liver transplant in Antalya. Dr. As of August 2016, Alper Demirbaş has performed 4900 kidney transplants, 500 liver transplants and 95 pancreas transplants.

In addition to being the chairman of 6 national congresses, he has also been an invited speaker at 12 international and 65 national scientific congresses. Dr. Alper Demirbaş was married and the father of 1 girl and 1 boy.


Eczacibasi Medical Award of 2002, Akdeniz University Service Award of 2005, Izder Medical Man of the Year Award of 2006, BÖHAK Medical Man of the Year Award of 2007, Sabah Mediterranean Newspaper Scientist of the Year Award of 2007, ANTIKAD Scientist of the Year Award of 2009, Social Ethics Association Award of 2010, Işık University Medical Man of the Year Award of 2015, VTV Antalya's Brand Value Award of 2015.


Doctor of Medicine Degree Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine Ankara, General Surgeon Ministry of Health Turkey EKFMG (0-477-343-8), University of Miami School of Medicine Member of Multiple Organ Transplant, ASTS Multiorgan Transplant Scholarship. Lecturer at Kyoto University. Lecturer at University of Essen, Research assistant at the University of Cambridge .

Professional Members:

American Society of Transplant Surgeons, American Transplantation Society Nominated, Middle East and Southern Africa Council Transplantation Society 2007, International Liver Transplantation Association, Turkish Transplantation Association, Turkish Society of Surgery, Turkish Hepatobiliary Surgery Association.


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