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Yeditepe University Hospital

Yeditepe University Hospital Yeditepe University Hospital is a high-technology university hospital that includes almost all of the medical disciplines and it is best known for Neurosurgery, Cardiology & Cardio Vasculer Surgery, Orthopedics, Infertility treatments, Stem Cell and Organ Transplantations, Optholmology, Urology and Plastic Surgery. Our staff and faculty are including highly talented, well educated and experienced physicians and surgeons that are educated in world wide famous medical centers and universities.


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Yeditepe University Hospital was founded on 2005 on a area of approximately 16,500 square meters has a capacity of 170 beds and a technology based on an infrastructure completely equipped with intelligent systems which enables it to provide a 24 hour service.


Yeditepe University Hospital and its affiliated institutions were accredited as a whole system by the JCI at first survey for all standards. In other words; it is the first Turkish University Hospitals Group that has been certified for its quality and success worldwide.

The Yeditepe University Hospital has a total of eight operating rooms and reanimation units which are; Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Neurological Science Intensive Care Unit, Cardiovascular Surgery Intensive Care Unit, General Intensive Care Unit and Coronary Care Unit.

Being a University Hospital gives Yeditepe University Hospital and its affiliated instituions the privilige to produce information and techonolgy which have been combined for the sake of human healt.


  • International medical services Web site
  • First examinations and consulting of the patient are made before they arrive Istanbul
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Flight reservation and confirmation
  • Accommodations arrangement
  • Airport pickup and local transportation
  • Assistance before, during, and after hospitalization
  • Arrangements for direct admission
  • Language translation
  • Sightseeing tours
  • Communication with international insurance companies
  • Medical information exchange with the health care providers
  • Respective approach for religious and culturel


  • A new treatment of the knee Osteonecrosis:The first Free Vascularized Fibula Grafting for Extansive Knee Osteonecrosis in the world (2007)
  • The first Permanent Artificial Heart Pump Operation in Turkey (19 October 2006)
  • The first Implantable Miniature Left Ventricule Assisted Coronary Artery By-pass “Impella Assisted Beating Heart CABG” (May2008)
  • The first and only Artificial Heart Pump Project of Turkey (Starting date: 2007 - End date: 2010 )
  • Santez Project ( Biyodegradable and drug releasing cardiac stent formation out of polymers )
  • The first National Cochlear Implant Project of Turkey (starting date:2008)
  • The first Voice Surgery about window anterior commissure relaxation laryngoplasty in the world
  • The first Amaplastology and Bone Anchored Maxillofacial Prosthesis Project of Turkey
  • The first and only Blood Bank that holds licence by Ministry of Health in Istanbul
  • The First Double Balon Endoscopy Procedure is performed by Yeditepe in Turkey
  • Approach to epilepsy surgery
  • State of the Art Equipments

    The Multislice CT (Multi-sectional Computerized Tomography), the 3 Tesla MRI device, the PET-CT (which detects cancerous cells), digital mammography and the Gamma Camera, Angiograhy, all of which are located in the Imaging Center, are some of the most advanced technologies in use in Turkey.

    In 2008 Yeditepe University Hospital and Philips sign research partnership agreement to develop 3 Tesla MRI technologies. In other words; Yeditepe becomes a Clinical Research Center of Philips.

    Treatments Provided by Acibadem Healthcare Group

    Stem Cell (Bone Marrow) Transplantation Unit

    Yeditepe University Hospital Stem Cell Transplantation Unit provides both Autologous and Allogenic transplantations. The department is capable of diagnosing and treating, hematological malignancies, non-malignant hematological diseases. The Unit is supported by the Extracorporeal Photopheresis unit that is supervised and maintained by the Division and also the unit is certified by EBMT.


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    Opthalmology Department

    Opthalmology Department provides a world class healtcare with its vision to make the clinic as a reference center for all the subdivisions of the opthalmology. With this approach On Janurary 17, 2007 Yeditepe University Hospital opened the Yeditepe University Eye Hospital. Yeditepe University Eye Hospital offers a wide range of services in areas such as Glaucoma, Refractive Surgery, Cataract Surgery, Corneal Diseases, Pediatric Ophthalmology and Oculoplastic Surgery.


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    Orthopeadics Department

    Yeditepe University Hospital Orthopedics team performed free vascularized fibula grafting for extansive knee osteonecrosis in 2007. This has been the first case in all over the world that free fibula has been used for extansive knee osteonecrosis. Orthopedics and Traumatology Department has a 24 hour service for microsurgery which has developed in last 30 years. Fine vessel and nerve injuries that could not be repaired with naked eye can be repaired via the use of operative microscopes and parts detached from the budy during the trauma may be sutured in its original place. Furthermore vertebra fractures, infections, tumors, congenital or acquired curvatures are successfully treated with modern surgical techniques.


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    Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Department

    Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery department offers a wide range of dermatological treatments, ranging from refreshing to minimally invasive surgeries. Plastic Surgery team deal with the esthetic problems in an integrated manner with Holistic Esthetic point of view which includes an individualized treatment and health care programs.


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    IVF Unit

    The hospital’s IVF Unit aim to achieve the best outcome in the shortest time possible using the correct management tools.They start by taking a complete and comprehensive history of the prospective parents, perform a thorough assessment and necessary set of tests, and provide information on the necessary stages of the procedure.


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    Cardiovascular and Thoracis Surgery Depatment

    Yeditepe University Hospital Cardiovascular and Thoracis Surgery Depatment offers a wide range of treatments with an advanced technological capacity.The first permanent artificial heart pump operation in Turkey performed by Yeditepe Team on 19 October 2006 and also the first and only artificial heart pump project of Turkey launched by Yeditepe on 2007.


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    Hematology & Oncology

    Also within the lung cancer diagnosis and treatment center the most contemporary lung cancer treatment protocols applied. Major airway surgery is another field of expertiese in Yeditepe University Hospital.


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    Ear-Nose-Throat Clinic

    Ear-Nose-Throat Clinic is highly specialized on communicative disorders and its application to psforming arts. Hearing and voice is our primary focus interest. The techniques are cochlear implantation, hearing aids, phonomicrosurgery, laringo plastic surgery and their rehabilitations. Other routine applications are performed by subspecialists with highly developed instrumantations and equipments.


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