OUR DOCTORS

Assoc. Prof. Z. Tuba Demirözü, M.D.

Cardiovascular Surgery

Assoc. Prof. Z. Tuba Demirözü, M.D.
  • She was observer surgeon at the Department of Thorax and Cardiovascular Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California in 2003.
  • She was fellow at Department of  Mechanical Circulatory Support and Heart Transplantation, Texas Heart Institute in Houston-Texas from 2008 to 2011.
 
  • Principal areas of clinical interest:
    • Adult Heart Surgery,
    • Off-pump coronary artery surgery,
    • Valve surgery,
    • Minimally invasive cardiac surgery and robotic cardiac surgery,
    • End-stage heart failure,
    • Heart Transplant,
    • Short-term mechanical support systems  (IABP, ECMO),
    • Long-term mechanical support systems  (IVAD, RVAD),
    • Total artificial heart.

EDUCATION / TRAINING

Education Institution Year
Fellowship Texas Heart Institute, Department of Mechanical Circulatory Support and Heart Transplantation, Houston-Texas, U.S.A. 2005 - 2008
Cardiovascular Surgery Residency Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, School of Medicine, Hacettepe University 1999 - 2003
Medical Education School of Medicine, Marmara University 1992 - 1998

CAREER

Title Institution Year
Assoc. Prof. Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Koç University Hospital 2016 - To date
Attending Physician Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Koç University Hospital 2014 - 2016
Assistant Professor Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, School of Medicine, Demiroğlu Science University, Istanbul 2012 - 2014
Attending Physician / Assistant Professor Istanbul Florence Nightingale Hospital- Adult Cardiovascular Surgery, Heart Transplant and Mechanical Support Systems, Pediatric Cardiovascular Surgery, Demiroğlu Science University, Istanbul 2011 - 2014
Attending Physician Cardiovascular Surgery, Ankara Güven Hospital, Ankara 2005 - 2008