Yılmaz Çakaloğlu

Gastroenterologist, Infectionist

38 years of experience

Doctor speaks English, Turkish

Turkey, Istanbul
Memorial Şişli Hospital
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Prof. Yılmaz Çakaloğlu is an expert in gastroenterology and hepatology with over 30 years of experience. Prof. Çakaloğluthe heads the Liver Transplant Center and Gastroenterology & Hepatology Department at Memorial. The doctor heads the Turkish Liver Foundation.

Yilmaz Cakaloglu’s Specialty

Professor Yılmaz Çakaloğlu specializes in digestive and liver diseases treatment, liver transplant.

Work experience

  • Since 2007 — Head of the Gastroenterology and Hepatology Department at Memorial Şişli Hospital (Turkey)
  • 1992-2008 — Lecturer of the Gastroenterohepatology Science Department at the Istanbul University (Turkey)
  • 1991-1992 — Clinical Research Fellow in the Institute of Liver Studies at King's College London GKT School of Medical Education (UK)
  • 1989 — Associate Professor of Internal Diseases at the Internal Medicine Clinic in Naval Hospital (Turkey)
  • 1987-1988 — Internal Medicine Specialist (Turkey)
  • 1986 — Assistant in the Gastroenterohepatology Department of Internal Medicine Department of Istanbul Faculty of Medicine (Turkey).


1975-1981 — The Faculty of Medicine Bursa Uludağ University — Degree in general medicine.

Scientific activities

Prof. Çakaloğlu provides study of liver diseases and new treatments. He is an author of over 250 research papers.

Membership in organizations

  • The Turkish Society Of Gastroenterology
  • The Turkish Association for the Study of Liver
  • The Turkish Liver Foundation
  • The European Association for the Study of the Liver
  • The American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases
  • The American Gastroenterological Association.
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