Prof. Sergin Akpek, M.D.


Head of Department

Prof. Sergin Akpek, M.D.
  • During his educational career, he participated in observation and research assignments at the University of Illinois at Chicago, the University of California at Los Angeles, Massachusetts General Hospital, Johns Hopkins University, and the Baylor College of Medicine.
  • He has published 54 articles in international refereed journals and has more than 1300 citations.
  • His main clinical areas are:
    • Diagnostic radiology of the central nervous system and musculoskeletal system,
    • Minimally invasive approach to the treatment of vascular diseases of the central nervous system,
    • Healthcare institutions management & international patient programs.


Education Institution Year
Radiology Residency Faculty of Medicine, Gazi University 1991 - 1996
Physician Observer University of Illinois at Chicago, Department of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, Chicago - U.S.A. 1989
Medical Education School of Medicine, Hacettepe University 1984 - 1991


Title Institution Year
Professor Department of Radiology, American Hospital 2008 - to date
Deputy Chief Physician Gazi University Hospital 2006 - 2007
Research Fellow Neuroendovascular Therapy Department, Baylor College of Medicine 2003 - 2004
Faculty Member Department of Radiology, School of Medicine, Gazi University 1999
Visiting Fellow Therapeutic Neuroradiology Section, Dept. Of Radiology, U.C.L.A. 1995
Visiting Fellow Interventional Neuroradiology Section, Dept. Of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard University, Boston MA, U.S.A. 1995