Languages: Turkish(native), English(B1)

Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery Specialist

Place and Date of Birth: January 15, 1971, Malatya-Doğanşehir.
Title: Doctor of Medicine (Dr.).
Foreign language: English
Education Status:
He finished Malatya High School in 1988.
He graduated from Ege University Faculty of Medicine in 1994.

Professional Courses Attended:

He started working at Burdur Büyükalan Health Center in 1994.
He was appointed to Malatya No 1 (Çavuşoğlu) Health Center in 1996.
He started to work at İnönü University Faculty of Medicine Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Clinic in 1998 as an assistant.
He became a Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery Specialist in 2003.
Specialization Thesis:  Effect of Melatonin on Rat Dorsal Random Pattern Skin Flap Viability
He worked as a specialist for 17 months in the same clinic.
He was appointed as a Specialist to Malatya State Hospital on March 1, 2005.
15 November 2006, he resigned from civil service and started working at Private Gözde Hospital.
On 11 July 2012, he was re-appointed to Malatya State Hospital as a specialist.
On 11 June 2013, he resigned from the civil service and started working at Private Gözde Hospital.

Professional Courses Attended:
  • 2001 – ISAPS Mini Course, 12-15 April, Belek- Antalya. 2004 – Medical Preparedness and Emergency Medical Assistance Workshop on Nuclear and Radiological Accidents, Turkey Atomic Energy Agency-GATA, Ankara, Turkey.

Full member of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Association (In 2005 admitted to full membership) Turkish Plastic Reconstructive Aesthetic Surgery Association Master Member.



  • Gürlek A, Aşkar İ, Bilen B T, Alaybeyoğlu N, Ersöz A, Aydoğan H, Çelik M, Aslan S. The use of Lower Turbinate Bone Grafts ın the treatment of saddle nose deformıty. Aesthet Plast Sug, 2002 Nov-Dec;26(6):407-12.
  • Gürlek A, Aşkar İ, Bilen B T, Çelik M, Fariz A, Aydoğan H, Arslan A. An Easy Way of Finding a Vein In Microsurgery. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2003 Apr 15;111(5):1766-
  • Gürlek A, İnan,M, Bilen BT, Aydoğan H, Ersöz A, Çelik M, Fariz A, Aslan S. Lengthening of the amputation stumps in hand by distraction osteogenesis. J Hand Surg [Am]. 2003; 28(S1): 45.
  • Kutlu R, Gürlek A, Aklan A, Aydoğan H. What happens in the arteries supplying the neophallus in female to male transsexuals? Doppler assessment of hemodynamic responses to erotic audiovisual stimulation. Case Rep Clin Pract Rev, 2003; 4(2): 100-103.
  • Gurlek A, Aydogan H, Parlakpınar H, Bay-Karabulut A, Celık M, Sezgin N. Protective effect of melatonin on random pattern skin flap necrosis in pinealectomized rat.
  • J Pineal Research. 2004; 36:58-63. Gürlek A, Coban YK, Aydogan H, Celik M, Aslan A. The use of suture cover as an internal nasal splint. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2004 Feb;113(2):763-5.
  • Gurlek A, Aydogan H, Askar I. Grafting the nasal dorsum with tandem ear cartilage. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2004 Jul;114(1):263; author reply 263-4.
  • Gürlek A, Aşkar İ, Bilen BT, Demir CY, Aydoğan H, Alaybeyoğlu N. Utilization of Transvers Rectus Abdominis (TRAM) flap in reconstructıon of large buttock deformity. Scand J Plast Reconstr Surg Hand Surg. 2005;39(2):95-9.
  • Gürlek A, Alaybeyoglu N, Demir CY, Aydoğan H, Bilen BT, Ersöz A. Aesthetic reconstruction of large scalp defects by sequential tissue expansion without interval. Aesthetic Plast Surg. 2004 Jul-Aug;28(4):245-50.
  • Gurlek A, Aslan A, Celik M, Aydogan H, Alaybeyoglu N. A total lower lip reconstruction with a composite radial forearm-palmaris longus tendon flap: a clinical series. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2005 Mar;115(3):949.
  • Gurlek A, Fariz A, Aydogan H, Ersoz-Ozturk A, Eren AT. Effects of different corticosteroids on edema and ecchymosis in open rhinoplasty. Aesthetic Plast Surg. 2006 Mar-Apr;30(2):150-4.
  • Gurlek A, Ersoz-Ozturk A, Celik M, Firat C, Aslan S, Aydogan H. Correction of the crooked nose using custom-made high-density porous polyethylene extended spreader grafts. Aesthetic Plast Surg. 2006 Mar-Apr;30(2):141-9.
  • Gurlek A, Celik M, Parlakpinar H, Aydogan H, Bay-Karabulut A. The protective effect of melatonin on ischemia-reperfusion injury in the groin (inferior epigastric) flap model in rats. J Pineal Res. 2006 May;40(4):312-7.
  • Gurlek A, Frat C, Aydogan H, Celik M, Ersoz-Ozturk A, Klnc H. Augmentation mentoplasty with diced high-density porous polyethylene. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2007 Feb;119(2):684-91.
  • Aydogan H, Gurlek A, Parlakpınar H, Askar I, Karabulut Ab, Fariz A, Acet A. Beneficial Effects Of Caffeic Acid Phenethylester (Cape) On The Ischemia-Reperfusion Injury In Rat Skin Flaps. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2007;60(5):563-8. Epub 2006 May 11.
  • Gürlek A, Fariz A, Aydoğan H, Ersöz-Oztürk A, Evans GR. Effects of high dose corticosteroids in open rhinoplasty. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2009 May;62(5):650-5. Epub 2008 Mar 24.
  • Bilen BT, Gurlek A, , Celik M, Kekili E, Ersöz A, Aydogan H, Aslan S. Kompozit serratus anteriyör flebi ile klavikulanın vaskülarize rekonstrüksiyonu. Turgut Özal Tıp Merkezi Dergisi. 10 (1): 2003.
  • Demir CY, Gürlek A, Çoban YK, Alaybeyoğlu N, Aydoğan H, Ersöz A. Geniş bir skalp defaktinin onarımında doku genişleticilerin intraoperatif mükerrer kullanımı: olgu sunumu. Turgut Özal Tıp Merkezi Dergisi. 10 (3):155-58; 2003.
  • Aydoğan H, Gürlek A, Parlakpınar H, Karabulut AB, Aslan S. Melatoninin sıçan random paternli cilt flebi yaşayabilirliği üzerine etkisi. Türkiye Klinikleri J Med Sci 24:638-644; 2004.
  • Aydogan H, Gurlek A, Parlakpınar H, Aydogan N, Acet A. Protective effect of aminoguanidine on random pattern skin flap survival: an experimental study in rats. Türkiye Klinikleri J Med Sci 24:638-644; 2004

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