Prof. Dr. Tayfun Aybek

Prof. Dr. Tayfun Aybek
Cardiovascular Surgery


About me

Prof. Dr. Tayfun Aybek was born on the 6th of November, 1967 in Eskişehir, Turkey. He was graduated from Cerrahpaşa Medical Faculty in 1990. He specialized in Cardiovascular Surgery and became an associate professor at Johann Wolfgang Goethe University in Frankfurt, Germany. Currently, he is the head of the Cardiovascular Department of TOBB ETU University in Ankara, Turkey. Curriculum Vitae

Articles & Cases

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What is Bypass surgery? When do we need it?

Coronary Bypass Surgery (Cardiac Bypass Surgery) is to make vessel bridges with veins taken from other parts of the body for stenosed vessels of the heart (coronary arteries).

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Aortic Valve Surgery

A healthy heart contracts 70-80 times in a minute and approximately 100.000 times in a day. In this way, 300 lt. of blood is pumped to the whole body in an hour. In a normal heart, there are 4 cavities. 2 upper cavities are called right and left atriums, lower cavities on the other hand are called left and right ventricles. Heart’s duty is to transfer oxygenic blood to whole body.

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What is Mitral Valve Surgery? Is it dangerous?

Valves situate between cardiac chambers or between cardiac chambers and main veins and they regulate blood flow according to heart’s pumping characteristic. There are 4 valves in the heart. Aortic and mitral valves are on the left side and they pump oxygenic arterial blood to the body and tricuspid and pulmonary valves are on the right side of the heart and they pump venous blood to lungs.

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What is Aortic Aneurysm (Dilation) ?

Aorta is the biggest vein in human body. It transfers arterial blood from the heart to all organs which makes it “main blood line”. Considering height and weight of the person, it carries 3 to 6-7 lt. of blood in a minute. There is a certain pressure (80 - 140 mmHg) while transferring the blood depending on heart’s beat rate and structure. We call it tension. Aorta may enlarge silently in the body due to various reasons. It should be diagnosed early.

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Contact

Address:

TOBB ETÜ Hastanesi, Yaşam Caddesi No:5 Söğütözü 06510 Ankara

Phone:

00 90 312 292 98 06
00 90 312 284 58 70

E-mail:

ta@tayfunaybek.com

Global Health Guide
Prof. Dr. Tayfun Aybek
Prof. Dr. Tayfun Aybek
Cardiovascular Surgery

14 December, 2006

"He is going to continue with his career in Ankara, Turkey."

14 December, 2006
"He is going to continue with his career in Ankara, Turkey."
Prof. Dr. Tayfun Aybek
Prof. Dr. Tayfun Aybek
Cardiovascular Surgery

14 December, 2006

"Worldwide Famous Doctor Tayfun Aybek has returned to Turkey. Being one of the most popular Cardiac Surgeon around Europe, Tayfun Aybek decided to continue his career in Turkey. He says: I would like to share my experiences and help patients in Turkey."

14 December, 2006
"Worldwide Famous Doctor Tayfun Aybek has returned to Turkey. Being one of the most popular Cardiac Surgeon around Europe, Tayfun Aybek decided to continue his career in Turkey. He says: I would like to share my experiences and help patients in Turkey."
Prof. Dr. Tayfun Aybek
Prof. Dr. Tayfun Aybek
Cardiovascular Surgery

Post Newspapaer, December, 2002

"He became one of the most popular Cardiovascular Surgeon in the world at a very early age."

Post Newspapaer, December, 2002
"He became one of the most popular Cardiovascular Surgeon in the world at a very early age."
Prof. Dr. Tayfun Aybek
Prof. Dr. Tayfun Aybek
Cardiovascular Surgery

Post Newspapaer, December, 2002

Gold Scalpel

"He is a Turkish doctor at the age of 35. He is the head of the team who performed Robotic Cardiac Surgery for the first time around the world. Tayfun Aybek is the first surgeon who performed Cardiac Surgery on awake patients. We are proud of him!"

Post Newspapaer, December, 2002
Gold Scalpel
"He is a Turkish doctor at the age of 35. He is the head of the team who performed Robotic Cardiac Surgery for the first time around the world. Tayfun Aybek is the first surgeon who performed Cardiac Surgery on awake patients. We are proud of him!"
Prof. Dr. Tayfun Aybek
Prof. Dr. Tayfun Aybek
Cardiovascular Surgery

13 Mai,2001

Herz-operation Bei vollem Bewusstsein

13 Mai,2001
Herz-operation Bei vollem Bewusstsein
Publications

Publications (English)

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International and National Publications of Tayfun Aybek, MD, PhD

Prof. Dr. Tayfun Aybek
International Activities

International Activities (English)

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International Activities (Congress Presentations, Live Surgeries etc.)

Prof. Dr. Tayfun Aybek
Biography

Biography (English)

2016-03-29
About Tayfun Aybek

Prof. Dr. Tayfun Aybek