We have several experienced fertility specialists, nurses, scientists and counsellors.
Associate Proffessor Dr. Selman Laçin
Gynecologist, Head of Department
Associate Professor Dr. Selman Lacin graduated from the Faculty of Gulhane Military Medical Academy In 1988 and was a resident in Obstetrics and Gynecology in Izmir Dokuz Eylul University in between 1991 and 1996.
Dr.Selman Laçin, began as an assistant professor at theUniversity of Celal Bayar of Manisa, has taken the degree of Associate Professor in 2002. After 8 years in academic medicine, he moved to Istanbul.
He worked for different periods in Swedish Karolinska Institute,Department of OB / GYN, Israel Tel-Aviv University, assisted reproduction and IVF Center and Gulhane Military Medical Academy of IVF Center .
There are over 80 articles published in scientific journals at home and abroad and scientific contribution to the writing of the many books.
Between 2004 – 2007, he worked at the Istanbul Memorial Hospital IVF Center.
He established and directed the Medical Park Hospital IVF Center during 2007 – 2008. He began working in Medicana Health Group in 2008.
Associate Professor Laçin is the member of many professional and social organizations at home and abroad.His main areas of interest are Hormonal Disorders, Infertility, IVF and Gynecologic Endoscopic (laparoscopic and hysteroscopic) Surgery.
Dr. Selman Laçin is now the director of the Medicana International Hospital IVF Center in Beylikduzu, İstanbul, Turkey
Op. Dr. Aysun Laçin
Op. Dr. Aysun Guney Laçin , Completed her primary and secondary education in Denizli and graduated from Ege University, Faculty of Medicine in Izmir in 1989. She moved to Istanbul again and between 2007- 2008, she worked at Medical Park Hospital IVF Center . She has been working actively in Medicana Health Groupsince February 2008.She had the speciality of Obstetrics and Gynecology in Haseki Training and Research Hospital in Istanbul between1992-1996. She worked between 1998 – 2003 in Denizli IVF Center and 2004 – 2007 in Istanbul Memorial Hospital IVF Center .
Proffessor Dr. Bülent Alıcı
After graduated from Istanbul University, Istanbul Faculty of Medicine in 1997, he completed his residency in Urology between 2010 – 2011 Taksim Education and Research Hospital He is especially interested in minimally invasive surgery (laparoscopy, hysteroscopy, and urogynecology) and andrology (microTESE, PESA, TESA operations)The worked in 2008 at Laparoscopy Hospital in New Delhi India with Professor Dr. R. K. Mishra on minimal access surgery He was also participated in a course of urogynecology ( needleless and sure-lift ) operations at Sant Joan de Deu Hospital in Barcelona.
Currently, he is at Taksim educational and research hospital and working as consultant in Medicana International Istanbul Hospital
Op. Dr. Fatma Özdemir
Op. Dr. Fatma Özdemir graduated from Marmara University Faculty in 1994. She completed his residency and fellowship in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Suleymaniye Obstetrics and Gynecology Education and Research Hospital. Between 2009 and 2011, Dr. Özdemir worked at a Hatay Erzin Public Hospital, Hatay. In 2011, worked at İstanbul Cerrahi Hospital IVF Department, İstanbul. In 2012,Dogan Hospital, İstanbul. Between 2012 and 2016, Yenibosna Safa Hospital, İstanbul.
Currently , Dr. Özdemir works in Medicana International Istanbul Hospital IVF Center as an Obstetrics and Gynecologist
Op. Dr. Onur Başeğmez
Gynecologist, Specialist for Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
Dr Onur Başeğmez was graduated from University of Marmara, Faculty of Medicine at 1999 and completed her speciality of Obstetrics and Gynecology in SSK Bakırkoy Maternity and Children Training Hospital at 2005. He has worked at Acıbadem IVF Center and in Memorial Hospital IVF Clinics ( Volunteer ).
Currently , Dr. Onur works in Medicana International Istanbul Hospital IVF Center as an Obstetrics and Gynecologist.
Dr. Cüneyt Sevinç
Doctor Cüneyd Sevinç was graduated from University of Hacettepe, Faculty of Medicine in 1997 and continued he is resident in Okmeydani Training and Research Hospital between 1997 and 2002. He worked in this hospital till 2005. He worked in Istanbul Bilim University between 2005-2008. He began working in Medicana Health Group in 2008. He had educated in the fields of andrology, infertility, endourology and laparoscopic urology in national and international well-known centers. He had certificates for United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) and European Board of Urology (EBU). He is a member of European Urological Association, Turkish Urological Association, Turkish Andrological Association,Turkish Endourological Association.
He has been extensively working for many years in the diagnosis and management of the full spectrum of male infertility including sperm acquistion and complex reconstruction of the reproductive tract. He has great experience in testicular sperm aspiration (TESA), microscopic testicular sperm extraction (microTESE), vasovasostomy and vasoepididymostomy.
Dr. Muhsin Balaban
Doctor Muhsin Balaban, was graduated from, Marmara University, Faculty of Medicine in 2006 and continued his urology residency in Kartal Training and Research Hospital, Istanbul, between 2006 and 2011. During his residency, he visited Cleveland Clinic, Glickman Urological Institute, OH, USA in 2010, Albert Einstein University Beth Israel Hospital and Memorial Sloan Kattering Cancer Center, New York in 2011. He had educated in the fields of andrology, infertility, endourology and laparoscopic urology in national and international well-known centers. He is a member of European Urological Association,Turkish Urological Association,Turkish Andrological Association,Turkish Endourological Association. He has been extensively working for many years in the diagnosis and management of the full spectrum of male infertility including sperm acquistion and complex reconstruction of the reproductive tract. He has great experience in testicular sperm aspiration (TESA), microscopic testicular sperm extraction (microTESE), vasovasostomy and vasoepididymostomy.
Dr. Ridvan Seckin Ozen
Dr. Ridvan Seckin Ozen was born in 1966 in Izmir, Turkey. He received his Medical Degree in 1990 from GATA Gulhane Medical Faculty in Ankara, Turkey. He obtained his PhD degree in Medical Genetics in a joint program of the Medical Genetics departments of Gulhane Medical Faculty and University of Pittsburgh University. He worked in the GATA Molecular Genetics Lab in Ankara until 2000. After several projects in population genetics, genomics, and biotechnology, and prenatal and postnatal molecular genetics diagnosis, he continued his career, specializing in reproductive genetics and the characterization of affected human embryonic stem cell lines. He improved and performed preimplantation genetics diagnosis techniques for six years at the Reproductive Genetics Institute in Chicago, recognized as the worldwide reference lab, and then moved to Stem Cell Core in Children’s Memorial Hospital Research Center in Northwestern University – Chicago in 2007. In 2009 he established the Istanbul Genetics Group in Istanbul as the owner and serves as its Medical Director.
Elpida Şahbaz was born in 1976 in Istanbul. In 1998, he graduated from Istanbul University Cerrahpaşa Faculty of Medicine, Department of Medical Biology.
Between the years 2000-2002, he worked in Kadıköy Şifa Hospital IVF Center. Between 2000 and 2017, she worked at Özel Yüzyıl Hospital. This center has been responsible for the last 4 years of the in vitro fertilization laboratory.
The selection of sperm for ICSI throughout the IVF career was related to embryo and blastocyst development and transfer, embryo freezing and thawing. He has been working in the andrology laboratory for ICSI and vaccination for sperm preparation, Tese processing and sperm freezing.
Since 2017 he has been working at Medicana International Hospital IVF Center.
Derya Sivri was graduated Afyon High Health School. 1999-2000 worked as a nurse at Şafak Hospital IVF Center.2004-2011 worked as a nurse at Memorial Hospital IVF Center.
Currently, She is as a head nurse working on Medicana International Istanbul Hospital IVF Center.
Gülden Çakır has complated in education in stanbul on Public relations .
She worked in Hattat Hospital Between1992 – 2004 and Memorial Hospitalbetween 2004 – 2007 . 2007–2008 Medical Park Hospital IVF Center has the responsibility.
Currently , Gülden Çakır works in Medicana International Istanbul Hospital IVF Center as a Coordinator
Coordinator for International Patient Relations
Yelda Sertbaş was graduated from İstanbul University, Faculty of Economy. She worked in International Hospital between 1996-2008 as Patient Services Supervisor. Between 2008-2009, in Medicana International Hospital, 2009-2010 in Florence Nightingle Hospital,2010-2012 in Kolan Hospital, she worked as Patient Services Manager.
In 2015, she has started to work in Medicana International Hospital as a International Patient Center Specialist. Currently, Mrs Yelda Sertbaş works in Medicana International Istanbul IVF Center as Coordinator for international patients.