OUR PHYSICIANS

Kasım Kazbay, M.D.

Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Head of Department

  • Kazbay was granted the TUBITAK Medical Investigation Award in 1986.
  • Conducted various investigations with TUBITAK NATO Overseas Doctorate Scholarship from 1986 to 1999.
  • Received Sedat Simavi Medicine Award in 1995.
  • Holder of Gastroenterology Certificate of American Internal Medicine Committee.  
  • Member of American Gastroenterological Association.
  • Principal fields of clinical interest:
    • Stomach,
    • Diseases of esophagus and intestines,
    • Diseases of liver and pancreas,
    • Endoscopy,
    • Inflammatory Bowel Diseases.

EDUCATION / TRAINING

Education Institution Year
Gastroenterology Fellowship South Carolina Medical University, Charleston 1996 - 1999
Internal Medicine Residency New York University 1993 - 1996
Doctorate in Immunology Mount Sinai School of Medicine 1989 - 1993
Master’s degree in Immunology McGill University 1987 - 1989
Medical Education School of Medicine, Ege University 1980 - 1986

CAREER

Title Institution Year
Head of Gastroenterology Department New York Orange County Medical Center, U.S.A. 2018 - to date
Head of Department Department of Gastroenterology, American Hospital 2007 - to date
Attending Physician (Internal Medicine) United Hospital Center, U.S.A. 2004 - 2006
Assoc. Prof. (General Surgery) Ingalis Hospital, U.S.A. 2002 - 2004
Attending Physician (General Surgery) German Hospital 1999 - 2002