Assoc. Dr. Ali DURMUŞ

Assoc. Dr. Ali DURMUŞ

Assoc. Dr. Ali DURMUŞ was born in Gaziantep. Since his father was a civil servant, he spent the first years of his education in several cities. After completing his high school education, he completed his undergraduate education in Canakkale Education Institute and graduated as a teacher. While he was teaching at Ağrı, he gained his medical degree and started to study medicine at Kayseri University.After working in Iskenderun State Hospital during his obligatory service period, he became a General Surgery Specialist in Okmeydani Training and Research Hospital with a specialization period. He continued to work as an instructor at Okmeydanı Training and Research Hospital.In 2015, Assist. Assoc. Dr. He worked at Nişantaşı University. He then became Associate Professor at the International University of America in London.

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Main Services

  • Gastrostomy
  • Breast Surgery
  • Stomach Balloon
  • Stomach Clamp (Adjustable Silicone Gastric Band)
  • Stapling the stomach
  • Regular appointment
  • Obesity Surgery
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy (Tube Stomach) Surgery

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What is a gastric balloon?

The gastric balloon system consists of a soft, expandable balloon, a special tube that is used for placing and filling the balloon in the stomach, and a special balloon liquid filler.  That construction allows the doctor to place a gastric balloon through the mouth and esophagus of the patient in the stomach and then fill it with sterile saline. After filling the balloon is too large to enter the intestine and will float freely in the stomach. Who can use a gastric balloon? The system is designed to help people who weigh at least 40% more than they should and have not managed to get a long-term weight loss using other methods. The gastric balloon may be particularly helpful to people who have […]