OUR DOCTORS

Prof. Selçuk Peker, M.D.

Neurosurgery

Head of Department

Prof. Selçuk Peker, M.D.
  • Head of Association of Neuromodulation Training and Research in 2020, General Secretary, Turkish Society of Neurosurgery between 2016-2018, Head of Neurooncologic Surgery Education and Training Group (TURNOG), Turkish Society of Neurosurgery  between 2013-2015, Member of Advisory Board, Neuroradiology Research Center, Acıbadem University between 2012-2016.
  • After founding Continuous Education and Development Center (ASEGEM), Acıbadem University, in 2008, He served as Founding Manager until 2012.
  • He won the ninth prize in Proceeding of the Year, 25th Congress by Turkish Society of Neurosurgery, in 2011, obtained Science Achievement Certificate, Hacettepe University, in 1991 and gained Ali Şükrü İskefiyeli Award, Turkish Society of Neurosurgery, in the same year.
  • He is reviewer for Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry, Neurosurgical Review, Nervous System Surgery, Clinical Neurology and Neurosurgery, Turkish Neurosurgery, Northern Clinics of İstanbul,  Journal of Health Sciences, Acıbadem University and journal of World Neurosurgery .
  • Turkish Neurosurgery Certificate of Competency and EANS (European Association of Neurosurgical Societies) European Primary Examination in Neurosurgery.
  • Member of Turkish Society of Neurosurgery, Turkish Medical Association, European Sociey of Stereoactic and Functional Neurosurgery (ESSFN), Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS), American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS), International Stereotactic Radisurgery Society (ISRS), Movement Disorder Society (MDS), Society for Neurooncology (SNO), European Association of Neurooncology (EANO),  Association of Neuromodulation Training and Research, Southeast - European Neurosurgery Society (Honorary Member) and Serbian Neurosurgical Society
  • He participated in organization committee of about 20 national and international congresses and courses.
  • He authored 121 scientific papers that are published in national and international journals.
  • His 21 scientific books (Author, Section Author and Editor) related to his field are published.
 
  • Principal fields of clinical interest:
    • Gamma Knife Radiosurgery,
    • Surgery for Movement Disorders,
    • Pain Surgery,
    • Neuro-oncology.

EDUCATION / TRAINING

Education Institution Year
Gamma Knife Radiosurgery Fellowship University of Pittsburgh Medical Center 1999
Movement disorder and Pain Surgery Fellowship Oregon Health Sciences University Portland Oregon 1999
Neurosurgery Residency School of Medicine, Hacettepe University Department of Neurosurgery 1987 - 1993
Medical Education School of Medicine, Hacettepe University 1967 - 1972

CAREER

Title Institution Year
Professor Department of Neurosurgery, Koç University Hospital 2016 – To date
Professor Department of Neurosurgery School of Medicine, Acıbadem University, 2011 - 2016
Associate Professor Department of Neurosurgery, School of Medicine, Acıbadem University 2008 - 2011
Attending Physician Acıbadem Kozyatağı Hospital
 
2005 - 2008
Associate Professor Department of Neurosurgery, School of Medicine, Marmara University 2005
Assistant Professor Department of Neurosurgery, School of Medicine, Marmara University
 
2001 - 2005
Neurosurgeon Department of Neurosurgery, School of Medicine, Marmara University
 
2001
Neurosurgeon Neurological Sciences Institute, Marmara University 1999 - 2000
Neurosurgeon Acıbadem Hospital, İstanbul 1997 - 1999
Neurosurgeon Can Hospital, Alanya 1995 - 1996
Neurosurgeon Ziraat Bank Hospital, Ankara 1994 - 1995
Neurosurgery Resident Department of Neurosurgery, School of Medicine, Hacettepe University 1987 - 1994
Medical Practitioner Pınarbaşı-Kaynar Health Center, Kayseri 1984 - 1987