Fatih Agalar

Colorectal surgeon, Gastrointestinal surgeon, General surgeon, Hepatobiliary surgeon, Pancreatic surgeon, Breast surgeon

42 years of experience

Doctor speaks English, Turkish

Turkey, Istanbul
Medicana Atasehir Hospital
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Prof. Fatih Ağalar is a multi-discipline specialist in surgical treatment of stomach cancer, colorectal cancer, cancer of intestinal tract, thyroid cancer and breast cancer.
The doctor is an expert in minimally invasive, laparoscopic, robotic surgery and complex reconstruction of the abdominal wall.

In 2005-2015 Fatih Ağalar got 6 national and international awards in the fields of oncological research.

Work experience

  • Since 2021 — Head of Department of General Surgery at Medicana International Ataşehir
  • 2017-2021 — Professor General Surgery Yeditepe University School of Medicne
  • 2017-2017 — Professor General Surgery Liv Hospital Ulus
  • 2011-2017 — Professor General Surgery Anadolu Medical Center (Johns Hopkins int)
  • 2003- 2011 — Professor General Surgery Kirikkale University
  • 2003-2001 — Assoc Prof General Surgery SSK Ankara Training Hospital
  • 2001-1999 — Assoc Prof General Surgery Suleyman Demirel University
  • 1998-1994 — General Surgeon Hacettepe University
  • 1988-1994 — Residency (gen surg) Hacettepe University
  • 1980-1986 — Doctor of Medicine Ankara UniversityDate Administrative responsibilities.


  • Graduate: 1980-1986 Ankara University
  • Post graduate: 1989-1994 Hacettepe University.

  • Membership in organisation

    • The Turkish Surgical Society
    • The Turkish Society of Colon and Rectal Surgery (Turkey)
    • The Turkish Society of Trauma and Emergency Surgery
    • The Turkish Medical Association
    • The European Board of Surgery (honorary) (Viscereal Section)
    • The American College of Surgeons (Fellow)
    • The European Society of Coloproctology
    • The EuroAsian Mastology (Breast)
    • The European Society for Breast Surgeons Specialists (breast)
    • The European Society of Surgical Oncology
    • The International Society of University Colon and Rectal Surgeons.


    • The European Board of Surgery (General, gastrointestinal visceral)
    • The American College of Surgeons
    • The Turkish Board of Surgery
    • The Certified Console Surgeon for “da Vinci Robotic System” (Strausburg)
    • The Certified Level II,III Therapeutic 6. Mammoplasty Masterclass (Breast)
    • The Certified European Academy of Senology/Breast Cancer, Duesseldorf.

    Teaching activity

    Doctor Agalar has presented over 150 invited lectures and panel discussions in his area of interests in national and international meetings.

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    Dec 7, 2021
    The patient was treated of breast cancer
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    The doctor is very nice and attentive! He listened to us, advised us, very helpful. But they didn't get to the operation, for personal reasons! Врач очень хороший и внимательный! Выслушал нас, проконсультировал, очень отзывчивый. Но до операции не дошли, по личным обстоятельствам!

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    Jul 7, 2021
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