Prof. Erdem Tezel, M.D.  
Enjoying a reputation as the surgeon who introduced the fully endoscopic facial contouring into Turkey, Prof. Erdem Tezel was born in October 3, 1966. He graduated from Ankara Bahçelievler Deneme High School and then Ankara University School of Medicine. He completed his specialty at Marmara University School of Medicine Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery between 1990 and 1996. In 1996, he became a Specialist of Aesthetic, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.

 

Academic
Tezel worked as an academic at Marmara University School of Medicine Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery between 1996 and 1998 and became an Assistant Professor in 1998. He proceeded to become an Associate Professor in 2003 and Professor in 2009. As he served in this function at the Department of Plastic Surgery, he also acted as the Head of Emergency Medicine Department at Marmara University School of Medicine between 2001 and 2005. Erdem Tezel shares his experience and inventions with his colleagues at various congresses and meetings he attends as a keynote speaker. The rhinoplasty and nasal tip rhinoplasty, oculoplasty, lip repair, breast asymmetry and breast lift techniques he has developed himself have been published in the most prestigious international medical journals. He received education abroad on facial contouring and blepharoplasty, his special interests.

 

International Education
He completed his Clinical Fellowship at William Beaumont Hospital Oculoplastic and Orbital Clinic working with Frank A. Nesi, the leading oculoplastic surgeon in the world, in Detroit, and at University of Toronto Division of Plastic Surgery in Toronto and at the International Center for Endoscopic and Minimally Invasive Aesthetic Surgery in Baltimore working with Dr. Oscar M. Ramirez, the No. 1 endoscopic facial plastic surgeon and the creator of fully endoscopic facial contouring.

During his plastic surgery residency at Marmara University, he also worked as a Resident at Tel Aviv University Sacler Faculty of Medicine Department of Plastic Surgery.

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