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Who is Surgeon Op. Dr. Mazhar Celikoyar?


Op. Dr. Mazhar Celikoyar is a Surgeon born in 1959 Buca, Izmir – Turkey.

He graduated High School from the Tarus American College in 1976.

After graduating as a doctor from the Hacettepe University in 1982, Dr. Celikoyar started his post-graduate residency at the Sisli Etfal Hospital specializing in Ear Nose and Throat (ENT). He continued his education at the Marmara University Medical Faculty, graduating in 1989 as a Specialized Surgeon from the Department of Otolaryngology.

Between the years 1989-1993 Op. Dr. Celikoyar was the Chief Intern at Sisli Etfal Hospital, ENT Clinic.  He became Chief Director, at the same hospital from 1993-1997 enabling him to teach in his specialized area of expertise. From 1992-1996 he was active abroad, in France, at the Institut Gustave Roussy and again in France, with a scholarship, he worked at the Suresnes Hopital Foch with Professor Frederic Chabolle.  Apart from this, in 1992, he was invited to participate for three months as an observer, by the Indianapolis Head and Neck Surgery Associates. From here on he continued in 1994 as a researcher for eight months. Following on from this, from July 1995-June 1996 he was invited into the prestigious ‘fellowship’ program by the Associate, thus gaining advanced surgical techniques and his Fellowship in the specialized fields of Head and Neck Surgery and Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.

Upon his return to Istanbul in November 1997 Op. Dr. Celikoyar established the ENT Clinic at the Istanbul Cerrahi Hospital and was one of the founders of the Facial Plastic Surgery Association.

Op. Dr. Celikoyar’s specializes in:

  • Head and Neck Cancer Surgery,
  • Goiter / Struma / Thyromegaly Surgery
  • Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Sleep Apnea Syndrome