Prof. Volkan TUĞCU

Experience

MEMORIAL BAHÇELİEVLER HOSPITAL

Professor of Urology
2018 - Present, İstanbul/Turkey

SAĞLIK BİLİMLERİ UNIVERSITY BAKIRKÖY DR. SADİ KONUK TRAINING AND RESEARCH HOSPITAL

Professor of Urology - President of the Urology Department of SBU
2017 - 2018, İstanbul/Turkey

SBÜ BAKIRKÖY DR. SADİ KONUK TRAINING AND RESEARCH HOSPITAL

Associate Professor of Urology
2010 - 2017, İstanbul/Turkey

SBÜ BAKIRKÖY DR. SADİ KONUK TRAINING AND RESEARCH HOSPITAL

Urology Specialist
2004 - 2010, İstanbul/Turkey

Education

BEZMİALEM UNIVERSITY MEDICAL FACULTY

Urology Specialization Training
1999 - 2003 , İstanbul/Turkey

ULUDAĞ UNIVERSITY MEDICAL FACULTY

Medical Vocational Training
1993 - 2004 , Bursa/Turkey

Scientific Publications

  • He developed his own robotic surgical operation method called "Tuğcu Bakırköy Technique" and entered the World Medical Literature.
  • Ministry of Health - Physician of the Year Award, 2016.
  • The article titled "Chronic Prostatitis" in European Journal of Urology, which is the highest impact value in Urology journals, was selected for CME, 2007.
  • Journal of Endourology 2008-2009 "The Best Research Paper" in the American Urology Magazine.
  • European Urology Congress "Best Poster" award, France, 2012.
  • “Best Video" award at the International Symposium on Robotic Surgery and New Technologies in Prostate Cancer, 2018.
  • “Best Video" Award for Uro-oncology Congress of Eurasia, 2010.
  • Certificate of Appreciation by Bakırköy District Governorship, 2010.
  • Provincial Health Directorate of Istanbul Governorship appreciation certificate for great efforts, 2007 and 2008.
  • Trained Turkish and foreign 80 Urology specialists in the field of Robotic and Laparoscopic Surgery.
  • He has organized 11 Swine Model Courses for the training of urologists.
  • Laparoscopy Training, Heillborn/Heidelberg University, Germany, 2006.
  • The street in Pamukova in which he was born has been named after him.
  • 80 scientific publications published in international journals.
  • 50 scientific publications published in national journals.
  • 185 papers presented at national congresses, 45 papers presented at international congresses.

Affiliations

  • Turkish Urology Association, Board Member, 2017
  • The Endo-urological Society, Member, 2015
  • European Association of Urology, Member, 2010
  • Turkish Endo-urology Association, Member, 2010
  • Turkish Andrology Association, Member, 2010