What does Pediatric Ophtalmology deal with

Pediatric ophtalmology is a unique subspeciality deals with occular pathologies seen in the pediatric age group. The most common pathologies are; strabismus, ambylopia and congenital cataract that requires special expertise.

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About Me

About Me



I was born in Istanbul in 1967. I finished my high school education in Kadıköy Anatolian High School and gratuated from Istanbul University School of Medicine in 1991. I have completed my residency in ophtalmology in Haydarpasa Numune Hospital.


In 1995 I finished my fellowship in Pediatric Ophtalmology in Moorfields Eye Hospital Pediatric Ophtalmology and Strabismus Clinic.


I worked as a director of the Strabismus Clinic of Haydarpasa Numune Hospital between 1996 – 2000. In the same time period I also worked in Fundus Eye Clinic (Special Ophtalmology Clinic).


I took care of Pediatric Ophtalmology and Strabismus patients in Anvers New Vision Eye Clinic in Belguim between 2003 – 2005.


I worked in Dünya Göz Hastanesi Altunizade Hospıtal and as the director of the Strabismus Clinic in Anatolian side of Istanbul between 2006 – 2017.


I have been taking care of Pediatric Ophtalmology and Strabismus patients in Acıbadem Altunizade Hospital since May 2017.


I am married with 2 children (one boy and a girl). I am a fluent English speaker and can speak French and Dutch in a moderate level.

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