Breast Surgery Training Program

Breast Surgery Training Program
At Bahçeşehir University Hospital

Curriculum :
The curriculum is based on international guidelines. The curriculum and its implementation are based on the latest scientific findings, embracing modern teaching practices and emphasizing interactivity.
A main focus is the surgical treatment of breast cancer in all stages. It also covers diagnosis, Breast Imaging (Breast Ultrasound, Breast mammography, Breast MRI), Interventional diagnostic procedures and aftercare treatment. Processes for optimization of breast consultations and surgical management are handled, as well as management of complications and forensic aspects.

Internship :
The one-month internship programme will take place at the Breast Center in Medical school of Bahceşehir University , Göztepe Medikal Park Hospital in Istanbul

Speakers / authors :
The speaker are Prof. Dr. Leyla Zer and Hikmet Karagüllü


Theoretical Training
Presentation of Department of General Surgery- Breast Surgery Bahçeşehir University Faculty of Medicine , Istanbul Turkey
Epidemiology of Breast Cancer
Molecular Carcinogenesis of breast cancer
Hormones and breast cancer

Special situations in breast cancer
– The young patient
– The old patient
– Pregnant patient
– breast cancer in male

Breast Imaging
• Breast Ultrasound
• Breast mammography
• Breast MRI

Interventional diagnostic procedures
History of Breast Surgery
Surgery of the axilla
Reconstructive breast surgery
Oncoplastic breast surgery
Corrective and aesthetic breast surgery
Management of complications
follow-up after breast cancer

The following operations are scheduled:

• Techniques of oncoplastic, breast conserving surgery
• Mastectomies, including skin-sparing mastectomy
• Expander-/Implant reconstruction
• Muskulokutaneous flaps for reconstruction
• Aesthetic breast surgery

General information :
– The training will be in English.
– The price includes transportation between Airport-Hotel .
– The price include everyday lunch in the hospital .
– There is just 1 Available Seat.

Venue :
– Bahçeşehir University – Istanbul .

Duration :
– 1 Month extendable upto 3 months .

Cost :
– 2.750$ .

How To Apply :
– Please send us your CV on our Email:
– Write on the email title : ( Breast Surgery Training Program ).
– Note: You have to send 10% from the fees during the application period to confirm your seat .
– We will send to you Invitation letter to apply for Visa .

Accommodation :
– Local 4 stars hotel accommodation is available for those who require it, it cost 40$ / day with breakfast .
– Note : We will receive all the participants in the Airport .

Tour in Istanbul :
The price include 1 Day tour for the most important sites in Istanbul .

Certificate :
By the end of the course you will get certificate from the host university ( Bahçeşehir University )