Neşet Köksal, M.D.

Fields of Study

  • Oncological (Cancer) Surgery
  • Hot Chemotherapy and Cytoreduction
  • Breast Diseases
  • Upper Gastrointestinal System Surgery (Stomach, Oesophagus)
  • Colorectal and Anal Diseases
  • Hepatopancreatobiliary Surgery (Liver, Pancreas, Biliary Tract)
  • Robotic and Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery (Obesity Surgery)
  • Thyroid and Endocrine Surgery
  • Hernia Surgery

Career Summary

  • Amasya 50 Bed Military Hospital (1.6.1986-30.9.1987): General Surgery Specialist
  • Izmir Bergama State Hospital (1987-1992): General Surgery Specialist (Compulsory Service).
  • London Charing Cross Hospital (July-August 1989): Observer.
  • Istanbul Lütfi Kırdar Kartal Training and Research Hospital 1st Surgery Clinic (1993): Chief Assistant.
  • Haydarpaşa Numune Training and Research Hospital 1st Surgical Clinic and Transplantation Unit (1994-1998): Chief Resident.
  • Haydarpaşa Numune Training and Research Hospital Assistant Chief Physician (1997-1998).
  • Haydarpaşa Numune Training and Research Hospital 2nd Surgery Clinic (1998-2010): Clinic Chief.
  • Haydarpaşa Numune Training and Research Hospital Emergency Service Responsible (2002-2003).
  • European Institute of Oncology (IEO), Senology Department, Milan, Italy. (December 2008): Observer.
  • Haydarpaşa Numune Training and Research Hospital Nutrition Coordinator, 2010.
  • Kafkas Unv. Faculty of Medicine. Faculty Member and Head of the Department of General Surgery (2011-2015).
  • Kafkas Unv. Faculty of Medicine. Faculty Board Membership (2011-2015)
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical College, Magee Women's Hospital, Surgical Oncology Department, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA (November-December 2012): Visiting Profesor.
  • Istanbul Unv. Istanbul Medical Faculty. Department of General Surgery (June-August 2013): Assignment
  • Kafkas Unv. Faculty of Medicine Ethics Committee (2014-2015)
  • Health Sciences Unv. Ümraniye Training and Research Hospital, General Surgery Clinic Education Assist. (2015-2018)

Professional Publishings

  • Around 300 international/national publications and congress proceedings (50 international publications published in SCI and SCI-Expanded journals, 70 national publications, more than 50 international and around 130 national congress proceedings),
  • Book-chapter authorship and editing (1 book, 5 book chapters, 3 book and translation editing, 6 book chapter translations),
  • Project and Expertise thesis management (18 pieces),
  • Instructor in various vocational courses,
  • Referee and editorial board member in various national and international journals.


  • Membership of many national and international professional organisations,
  • Board Member and Vice President of Istanbul Surgical Association (2008- 2012)
  • Member of the Audit Board of the Turkish Surgical Association (2012-2014)
  • Turkish Surgical Association Qualification Board Member and Vice President 2012
  • UEMS (European Union of Medical Specialists) Section of Surgery Turkey Delegate 2016

Side Branch Specialization

Obesity Surgery / Oncological Surgery / Breast Surgery / Endocrine Surgery / Gastroenterology Surgery

Place and Year of Specialization

Ege Unv. Faculty of Medicine Department of General Surgery, 1986

Place and Year of PhD Associate Professorship

Haydarpaşa Numune Training and Research Hospital, 2000

Professorship Place and Year

Kafkas Unv. Faculty of Medicine, 2010

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