"Child is not a small adult". Patophysiologically,
pediatric neurosurgical disorders are very different group in neurosurgery.
Understanding and management of children disorders are required privat teaching
steps. Pediatric Neurosurgery is also seperate from adult neurosurgery because
of requirement oversenstive surgical procedures and instruments. Therefore Pediatric Neurosurgery Group in our clinic is
the distinct offical subdepartment physically and intellectually from adult
groups. Pediatric neurosurgery subdivision is a part of department of
neurosurgery and shares same bulding with 17 patient beds. Ege University division of
pediatric neurosurgery has an 10 months theoretical & practical training
program for the residents.
MD (Professor of Neurosurgery) is head of Pediatric
Neurosurgery group. Main interests of Erşahin are endoscopic neurosurgery,
padiatric serebrovasculer surgery, surgical treatment of epilepsy and
hydrocephalus and reconstructive
Saffet Mutluer MD ( Professor of
Neursurgery) is member of peidatric neurosurgery subdivison. Main interests of
Mutluer are craniofacial reconstructive surgery, pediatric cranial base surgery,
pediatric oncology and management of
hydrocephalus. Dr. Mutluer was the President of the Neurosurgery Dept. of Ege
University between 2003 and 2006. Now he is the elected president of the
More information about Dr. Mutluer...
Turhan MD ( Attending Neurosurgeon) is the member
of Pediatric Neurosurgery
Group. Main interest of the Dr. Turhan were endoscopic Neurosurgery and spinal
reconstructive surgery for pediatric patients.
More information about Dr. Turhan..
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