Graduate of Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine
Başkent Univ. & Ankara Numune Hospital Specialisation Trainning
Experience: Obesity Surgery 11 Years
General Surgery 19 Years, Medical Practice 27 Years

Obesity Surgery






Assoc.Prof.Dr. Mehmet Güler

General Surgery Specialist - Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery


Undergraduate Education
Hacettepe University, Medical Faculty, Ankara, Turkey (1985-1992)
(in the top 1‰ at the National University Admission Exam)

He completed his specialist training at Başkent University Hospital (1993-1995) and at Ankara Numune Training and Research Hospital (1996-2000). He received the Turkish Board of Surgery Certificate in 2001 and the he was recertificated in 2016.

He has 14 articles published in scientific journals-most of them as the first author- and 32 papers presented in medical congresses. His scientific work has received 53 citations in international publications included in SCI and SCI-EXP, H Index:5. The number of vocational courses he has participated in Turkey and abroad is 21 and the number of certified scientific activities is 44.

He has experience in Obesity operations, Typ2 Diabetes operations, Digestive System Cancer Surgery and Breast and Thyroid Surgery.

During his professional practice, he has performed all kinds of laparoscopic operations in the abdominal region featuring: Closed Gall Bladder Surgery, Closed Hernia Surgery, Reflux operastion (Fundoplication), Laparoscopic Large Intestinal Surgery and Retroperitoneal Lymphatic Dissections, Closed Appendicitis, Adrenal Gland, Liver Cyst, Spleen Removal Surgery and Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgery (SILS) interventions.

Personal Profile
-General Surgeon specialized in laparoscopic surgery; a dynamic person, receptive to innovations with a heightened sense of responsibility towards his patients.

-Capable of performing all closed surgeries involving the abdomen with past experience of more than 2000 laparoscopic operations, 18 years of experience in general surgery and 10 years of experience in obesity surgery.

-Works at a fully-equipped Class A hospital and provides healthcare services meeting international medical standards with a multidisciplinary team work approach in accordance with scientific and ethical principles.

Professional Background
-Medicalpark Hospital, Antalya, Turkey. Associate Professor of Surgery
-Gaziantep University, Gaziantep, Turkey. Assistant professor of Surgery
Fellow Lecturer at the Department of General Surgery, 2006-2010.
-Konukoglu Hospital, Gaziantep, Turkey. General Surgeon 2005-2006
-State Hospital, Gaziantep, Turkey. General Surgeon 2001-2005

While continuing his work as a surgeon, he has successfully completed his second undergraduate education at Anadolu University, Faculty of Economics, Department of Public Administration in the period of 2004-2008. He is an avid reader of Evolutionary Biology, Anatolian Archeology and History of Civilization.

"" website, a google play "body mass index" application, youtube "iyibircerrah" channel, instagram "docdrmehmetguler", facebook "Doc.Dr.Mehmet Guler ile Obezince" are his related social media sources.