Professor Dr. Faik Altıntaş (Head of Department)

Orthopedics and Traumatology

Department: Orthopedics and Traumatology

Area of ​​Expertise: Orthopedics and Traumatology

Faculty and Year: Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine – 1976

Place and Year of Birth: Ankara – 05.01.1952


Place and Year of Specialization: Çukurova University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology- 1981Doc

Place and Year of Associate Professorship: SB Göztepe Training and Research Hospital – 1987

Professoriate Place and Year: Yeditepe University Faculty of Medicine Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology – 2007

Foreign Languages: English

Professional Awards:

SB Göztepe Education and Research Hospital 2005 Best Publication Award (A Eren, F Altintas, EF Atay, H. Omeroglu. SB Göztepe Training and Research Hospital 2005 Best Publication Award (A Eren, H Omeroglu, M Guven, E Ugutmen, F Altintas. Incomplate triple pelvic osteotomy for the treatment of dysplasia of the hip in adolescents and adults. J. Bone Joint Surg. 2005, 87-B: 790-5.)

Number of Foreign Publications: 33

Turkish Publications: 46

International Proceedings: 18

National Proceedings: 162

Career Summary:

1981-1983 Ağrı Military Hospital Medical Ensign


1983-2006 MoH Göztepe Training and Research Hospital


1987 Associate Professor of Orthopedics and Traumatology


1990 Head of Orthopedics and Traumatology Clinic



2000-2002 Member of TOTBİD Board of Directors


2004 TOTBİD Arthroplasty Branch Board Member


Chairman of TOTBİD Thromboembolism Working Group


TOTBID Member of Osteoporpz and OSteoarthrosis Working Group


1981 5th National Congress of Orthopedics and Traumatology


1981-1990 Tevfik Sağlam Vocational High School-Anatomy-Physiology Courses (6 hours per week)


1994-2006 SB Göztepe Training and Research Hospital Member of EMRA


2001-2007 Turkey Metin Sabanci Spastic Children’s Foundation and spastic children and Training Production Center Academic Council Presidency


“Botulinum Toxin Application Course” held every year since 2002


Trainings in numerous Orthopedics and Traumatology courses and scientific meetings


AAOS, SICOT, EFORT, including many courses and congresses in Turkey and abroad


2006 Yeditepe University Faculty of Medicine, Head of Orthopedics and Traumatology


Growing by 25 Orthopedics and Traumatology Specialist has been working in various cities of Turkey.


Association Club Memberships:

Turkish Association of Orthopedics and Traumatology (TOTBİD)



Hip Knee Arthroplasty Association


American Academy Of Orthopedic Surgeons (Affiliated Member)


European Hip Society






Areas of Interest:

Arthroplasty (prosthesis) surgery; Total hip replacement since 1983, total knee replacement since 1988 more than 3000 prosthetic surgery

Venous Thromboembilism

Cerebral palsy