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Turkey Medicals member and Turkish Dental and Maxillofacial Surgery Specialist who says that questioning the patient’s Covid-19 history and ongoing disease findings before implant surgery will minimize the risk of complications that may result in implant failure. Dt. said that Covid checks should be performed on the patient before implant application.

An Expert in Oral, Dental and Maxillofacial Surgery in Antalya Turkey, who provides information about implant treatment is Dr. Dentist single or multiple missing teeth, dental implants are often preferred in the treatment of short-and long-term success of the implant and the bone around the implant due to bone unite with physiological activity that allows the formation is indicated. Dentist, “Covid-19 pandemic covid with increasing case numbers and the period after a surgical procedure such as Antalya dental implants are the findings of an ongoing illness corona virus patients who have undergone the merger of makes you wonder about the effects on bone healing and implant. According to an article published in 2021 in the Journal of Oral Maxillofacial Surgery, one of the leading international journals of oral, dental and maxillofacial surgery, impaired cellular interaction in patients with Covid-19 can disrupt the balance of bone construction and destruction, increase the risk of bone loss instead of bone resorption around the implant,” he said.

Dt. stated that bone destruction activity may decrease by increasing bone decaying activity, especially in patients who develop excessive immune response, and this increases the risk of bone loss around the implant, noting that regional blood supply, which is thought to decrease with Covid-19, may delay healing, among other risks. Dr. Dentist stated that questioning the patient’s Covid-19 history and ongoing disease findings before implant surgery minimizes the risk of developing complications that may result in implant failure, “Patients must necessarily have negative PCR tests before implant application. PCR tests, which become positive in the early stages of the fusion of the implant with the bone immediately after the implant application, again affect the treatment,” 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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