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Recently British citizen Leah Cambridge died after undergoing plastic surgery in Izmir. This week, a citizen named MK (41), who wanted to have abdominal stretching (liposuction) surgery in a private hospital, died as a result of an embolism.

M Survivor (43), who became ill after undergoing liposuction surgery at a private medical center in Turkey Balçova District of Izmir, died. The provincial Health Department has launched an investigation into the Survivor’s death.

MK, a mother of 2 children who came to Izmir for a liposuction operation from Iskenderun, is a plastic surgeon at a private medical center in Balçova.Dr. E.D. was operated by. The survivor, who was preparing to be discharged after surgery, became ill. After the intervention of medical teams, the survivor was taken by ambulance to a private hospital in Üçyol. Here, despite the intervention of doctors, the survivor died. The body of the Survivor, which was autopsied at the Izmir Forensic Medical Institution, was taken by relatives and buried in his hometown.

The exact cause of death of the unfortunate woman, who is presumed to have died from a post-operative embolism, will be determined after an autopsy.

The Provincial Health Directorate has launched an investigation into the death of a woman who died following plastic surgery. Provincial Health Director said they had launched an investigation into the doctor who performed the surgery. A plastic surgeon who has a practice in Alsancak and performs the operation at the Medical Center in Balçova op.Dr. E.D., he did not comment on the matter.


Leah Cambridge (29), a British citizen mother of 3 children who had hip surgery at another private hospital in Izmir on August died a day later.

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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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