Assoc. Dr. Gökhan Meriç

Orthopedics and Traumatology

Department: Orthopedics and Traumatology

Area of ​​Expertise: Orthopedics and Traumatology

Faculty and Year: Ege University, 2004

Place and Year of Birth: Manisa-Akhisar / 1980

Year and Place of Specialty: Dokuz Eylül University Faculty of Medicine, 2010

Place and Year of Doctor Associate Professorship: Balıkesir University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, 2017

Year and Place of Associate Professorship: Balıkesir University Faculty of Medicine – 2016

Abroad Education:

  • 11.2.2013-1.3.2013 – Scripps Clinic – San Diego, USA. Dr. And Knee Surgery Clinic In Sports Surgery Along With Dr. Heinz Hoenecke. Surgical and Clinical Observation
  • 10. 2. 2013 – 14.2.2013 Carmel Valley-Scripps Clinic, San Diego, USA. Dr. Knee arthroscopy with Laura Alberton and anterior cruciate ligament surgical observation
  • 21. 2. 2013 Tri-City Hospital – San Diego –USA. Dr. James Esch and dr. Shoulder prosthesis and shoulder surgical observation with Andrew P. Hartman
  • 11.2.2013-1.3.2013 Scripps Clinic, San Diego, USA. Dr. And Knee Surgery Clinic In Sports Surgery Along With Dr. Heinz Hoenecke. Surgical and Clinical Observation

1.3.2014 – 1.9.2014 Division of Orthopedics, Scripps Clinic and Shiley Center La Jolla, USA. Dr. Cartilage surgery with William Bugbee, allograft application techniques, and surgical observation (supported by TUBITAK)

Foreign Languages: English

Professional Awards: 6. Istanbul Orthopedics Meeting. Akif Şakir Şakar Best Experimental Work Award. May 2016.

  1. International Sport Sciences Congress. Best Poster Award. November 2016.

26th National Congress of Orthopedics. Best Oral Presentation Award. November 2016.

Number of Foreign Publications: 29

Turkish Publications: 12

International Proceedings: 20

National Proceedings: 31

Book Section: 8

 

Career Summary:

1997 – 2004 Ege University Faculty of Medicine

2005 – 2010 Dokuz Eylül University Faculty of Medicine – Orthopedics and Traumatology

2010 – 2012 Diyarbakır Training and Research Hospital Orthopedics and Traumatology Department / Specialist (Compulsory service)

April 2012 – April 2016 Balıkesir University Faculty of Medicine Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology / Assist. Assoc. Dr.

April 2016 – March 2017 Balıkesir University Faculty of Medicine Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology / Associate Professor

March 2017- Currently Yeditepe University Faculty of Medicine Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology

 

Association Club Memberships:

Turkish Orthopedics and Traumatology Association (TOTBID)

Turkish Orthopedics and Traumatology Education Council

Turkey Sports Injuries. Society of Arthroscopy and Knee Surgery (TUSYAD)

TUSYAD-Joint Cartilage Board

ICRS-International CartilageRepair Society

ESSKA urEuropean Society of Sprots traumatology, Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy

TOTBİD-Sports Traumatology Branch Board Member

 

Areas of Interest:

Knee pain and cartilage damage

Knee and Hip Prosthesis

Shoulder, Hip and Knee Arthroscopy (Closed Surgery)

Sports Injuries

Stem Cell-PRP applications

General Orthopedic Trauma