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Tayfun Apuhan

experience: 25 years

ENT doctor, Plastic surgeon, Facial plastic surgeon, Reconstructive surgeon, Oral and maxillofacial surgeon

The doctor specializes in ear infections and repair of the tympanic membrane, as well as other procedures such as rhinoplasty, septorhinoplasty, adenoidectomy, tonsillectomy, placement of ventilation tube, snoring, sleep apnea surgery, vocal cord nodules, cysts, polyps, edema, laryngoscopy, MLS, laryngectomy, cervical lymph node dissection, neck dissection, head and neck tumor surgery, reconstruction, and microlaryngosurgery. He has an undergraduate degree from Inonu University and has trained at several institutions including Abant Izzet Baysal University, the University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Gazi University, and the Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center. He has worked at private hospitals and health centers in Istanbul and Malatya.

Istanbul , Turkey
Hisar Intercontinental Hospital

Diagnostic & treatment program

Before and After Pictures


  • Ear Infections // Repair of Tympanic Membrane (Tympanoplasty) // Explorative Tympanotomy and Stapedectomy
  • Nasal Congestion and Problems About Physical Appearance of Nose
  • Benign and Malignant Tumors of Head and Neck // Throat Cancer
  • Functional Nasal Surgeries (Rhinoplasty, Septorhinoplasty, SRP)
  • Adenoidectomy, tonsillectomy, placement of ventilation tube
  • Snoring, Sleep Apnea Surgery (UPPP)
  • Biopsy and surgery for vocal cord nodules, cysts, polyps and edema (Laryngoscopy, MLS)
  • Laryngectomy and Cervical Lymph Node Dissection.
  • Neck Dissection (Radical, Modified Radical), Head and Neck Tumor Surgery and Reconstruction, Microlaryngosurgery

Laup and Other CO2 Laser Procedures (Cordectomy, Laryngeal Papilloma Surgery etc.)


Undergraduate: İnönü University Faculty of Medicine (English)

Expertise: Istanbul Haseki Training and Research Hospital

Associate Professor: Abant İzzet Baysal University

Istanbul Gelişim University Faculty Member


Abant izzet Baysal University Faculty of Medicine Department of Otorhinolaryngology / BOLU

Applied Rhinoplasty and Elderly Face Surgery. The University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf / GERMANY (Researcher March- 2013)

Gazi University Faculty of Medicine Department of Otorhinolaryngology / ANKARA (October- 2011)

The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center, Ear Nose and Throat Clinic / USA (Researcher June-August 2011)

Abant izzet Baysal University Faculty of Medicine Department of Otorhinolaryngology / BOLU (Asst. Assoc. 2010-2013)

Private Hisar Intercontinental Hospital, Istanbul (Op.Dr. 2005-2010)

Istanbul Haseki Training and Research Hospital Ear Nose Throat Clinic (Chief Assistant. 2003-2005)

Istanbul Haseki Training and Research Hospital Otorhinolaryngology Clinic (Dr.Ar.Gör. 1998 -2003)

Malatya Göztepe Health Center (Dr. September-November 1998)

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Feb 27, 2023
PET-CT with Gallium 68(PSMA)

Robert Prince
Feb 7, 2023

A very professional team. I had a translator throughout to not only do translation but guide me to the places I needed to be. Very clean and welcoming place. The prices are discussed prior to your arr... Read more

Feb 5, 2023
Herniated disc surgery

Helga Dias
Feb 1, 2023
Gastric balloon

I departed for my procedure on Friday night to have it done on Saturday morning 20th January. Up until the moment I booked my flight - the communication from Bookimed was on point, but straight after ... Read more

Abdi Jama Adan
Dec 25, 2022
CT (computer tomography)

Excellent service from airport transfer, hotel reservering and medical team all did good job on time according our wishes

Dec 8, 2022
PET-CT with Gallium 68(PSMA)

This was an online consult. Very poorly organized and carried out. I am thankful I did not spend too much money on this. I received a very marginal amount of new information. In poor English. Via what... Read more

Dec 1, 2022
Consultation with a neurosurgeon

Nov 17, 2022

Hello. As for the clinic, I can say that it is not bad for its price. We did a PET CT procedure + a doctor's consultation, but the clinic wanted to charge us a separate fee for a doctor's cons... Read more

Nov 10, 2022
Female check-up

Medical team was good. None are reasonably English speakers so interpretation was always a challenge - our assigned Chaperone helped somewhat.

Nov 2, 2022

The hospital team were very professional and caring from reception to the surgery team.

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