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Turkey Medicals verified member Eye diseases specialist who gives information about the symptoms of dry eyes op. Dr. said that it is more common, especially in women over the age of 40, and about 35 percent of the world experiences this problem.


He said that the condition of dry eyes, observed at a much earlier age as a result of intensive computer use with the development of technology, is usually common in women over the age of 40. The disorder is seen at higher rates in large cities with high air pollution and in air-conditioned environments. Dr., “environmental factors, menopause, contact lens use, insomnia until late at night, eye surgeries, smoking, such as dirty environments can increase the symptoms of the disease,” he said.


Op., which provides information about the symptoms of dry eyes Dr., “burning in the eye, stinging, sometimes reflexively watering, the formation of sudden stinging sensations especially late in the evening is manifested by blurring or fatigue in the eyes. If we drop the conclusion that we only spend 3 hours a day on social media in recent studies, it is not very difficult to understand why dry eyes and eye problems increase more. Contact lens use is irregular and without the control of a doctor can cause the symptoms of dry eyes to occur at a very early age. These conditions, which cause Lens intolerance, also cause problems with vision.

Dry eyes should not be considered as crying and not coming of age. Normally, a continuous tear is produced without realizing it, and this tear layer creates a moist environment in the anterior segment of the eye, allowing our eyes to be healthy and see healthy. As a result of the deterioration of this layer for various reasons, dry eyes occur. After all, problems such as blurred vision, pain, burning, stinging can be very uncomfortable. Eyelid infections are another cause of dry eyes. In the presence of rheumatic diseases, we face problems with dry eyes that extend to serious problems,” he said.


Treatment in Antalya Turkey of existing rheumatic disease can provide relief in the symptoms of treating an eyelid infection, Op. Dr. said, “in addition, artificial tear drops and gels are very useful to us here. In fact, these drops are reported to facilitate long-term use of our patients, drug purchases. In addition, the immune system impressive drops or autologous serums that we prepare in our patients ‘own blood provide serious benefits. Our patients can take some precautions in their environment, we warn about this. They stay away from air-conditioned environments, moisten the room where they are, if possible, take plenty of water, reduce their computer use, pay attention to their sleep at night, use sunglasses,” he said.

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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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