OUR PHYSICIANS

Prof. Şükrü Dilege, M.D.

Thoracic Surgery

Head of Department

Prof. Şükrü Dilege, M.D.
  • Worked at Cardiovascular Surgery Department of Oregon Health Sciences University
  • Took part in the foundation of Department of Thoracic Surgery in School of Medicine of Istanbul University.
  • Became Dean of School of Medicine, Koç University in 2018.
  • Principal fields of clinical interest:
    • Minimally invasive thoracic surgery,
    • Videothoracoscopic / robotic thoracic surgery,
    • Lung resection surgeries,
    • Mediastinal surgery,
    • Chest wall surgeries.

EDUCATION / TRAINING

Education Institution Year
General Surgery Residency Department of General Surgery, School of Medicine, Istanbul University 1986 - 2000
Medical Education School of Medicine, Istanbul University 1979 - 1985

CAREER

Title Institution Year
Dean, Professor School of Medicine, Koç University 2018 - to date
Professor School of Medicine, Koç University 2011 - to date
Head of Department, Professor Department of Thoracic Surgery, American Hospital 2004 - to date
Head of Department, Professor Department of Thoracic Surgery, School of Medicine, Istanbul University 2004 - 2011
Assoc. Prof. Department of Thoracic Surgery, School of Medicine, Istanbul University 1996 - 2004