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Gazi University Hospital International Health Office

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Emniyet, Mevlana Blv. No:29, 06560 Yenimahalle/Ankara, Turkey



Gazi University Hospital

Prof. Dr. Ahmet Karamercan

He was born in 1970 in Kayseri. He graduated from Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine in 1993. He completed his general surgery training, which he started in 1994 at Gazi University Faculty of Medicine, Department of General Surgery, in November 1999 and received the title of General Surgery Specialist in 2000.

Between 2000-2001, Dr. Karamercan, who worked as a General Surgery Specialist (Deputy Chief Physician) at Muhittin Ülker Emergency Aid and Traumatology Hospital, was appointed as Assistant Professor (Founding Faculty Member) to Gazi University Faculty of Medicine Department of First Aid and Emergency in 2001. Working as a general surgery specialist in the emergency department, Dr. Karamercan has continued his studies at Gazi University Faculty of Medicine General Surgery Department since 2004. He received the title of Associate Professor of General Surgery in 2007 and still continues to work as a Professor in the same department. He worked as the Deputy Chief Physician of Gazi University Faculty of Medicine Hospital between 2011-2012. Karamercan also served as the coordinator of operating rooms and intensive care units.

Dr. Karamercan worked in Memorial Sloan-Cattering Cancer Center – Colorectal Surgery (New York – USA) in 2005 and in AGC Course-Davos Gastrointestinal Surgery (Davos-Switzerland) in 2006. He has been working actively in the General Surgery Endoscopy and Proctology unit since 2004. Karamercan Endoscopy has a certificate of authorization. In 2011, it was authorized as ‘console surgeon’ by Da Vinci Robotic Systems (IRCAD – EITS – Strasbourg, France).



Areas of Expertise


 Having extensive studies on colorectal cancers and benign diseases of the anal region (hemorrhoidal disease, fistula and fissures, plonidal sinus) Karamercan focuses on his studies of Breast and Thyroid Cancers, Gallbladder Diseases and Hernia surgery.