OUR PHYSICIANS

Prof. Levent Tabak, M.D.

Pulmonary Medicine

Head of Department

Prof. Levent Tabak, M.D.
  • Prof. Dr.Tabak worked as a Research Assistant at Harvard University Massachusetts General Hospital with TUBITAK Scholarship between 1993-1994.
  • Has 16 articles published in international scientific journals and 51 articles for domestic journals.
  • Awarded 2nd Prize among International Publications selected by the Thoracic Society.
  • He served as the Secretary of the Istanbul Branch of the Thoracic Society and the Chair of the Clinical Problems Working Group.
  • Served as the Head of the Bronchoscopy Unit and the Director of the Interstitial Pulmonary Diseases Polyclinic at the Thoracic Department of Istanbul University Medical School.
  • Principal fields of clinical interest:
    • Lung Cancers,
    • Interstitial lung diseases,
    • Asthma, COPD, bronchitis, respiratory tract diseases,
    • Pneumonia,
    • Tuberculosis,
    • Bronchiectasis and cough,
    • Shortness of breath,
    • Chest pain,
    • Pulmonary embolism,
    • Pulmonary hypertension.

EDUCATION / TRAINING

Education Institution Year
Residency in Pulmonary Medicine Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Istanbul School of Medicine 1987 - 1991
Internal Medicine Residency Department of Internal Medicine, Istanbul School of Medicine 1986 - 1987
Conscription Şenköy Primary Health Care Center, Midyat/Mardin 1984 - 1986
Medical Education School of Medicine, Istanbul University 1978 - 1984

CAREER

Title Institution Year
Professor School of Medicine, Koç University 2011 - 2019
Professor / Head of Department Department of Pulmonary Medicine, American Hospital 2009 - 2019
Professor / Part-Time Faculty Member Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Istanbul School of Medicine /
Head, Department of Pulmonary Medicine, American Hospital
2007 - 2009
Professor / Faculty Member Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Istanbul School of Medicine 2002 - 2006
Assoc. Prof. / Faculty Member Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Istanbul School of Medicine 1995 - 2001
Research Associate – Foreign Mission Pulmonary and Critical Care Unit, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston/USA
 
1993 - 1994
Attending Physician Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Istanbul School of Medicine
 
1991 - 1994