Assoc. Prof. Şükrü Akyüz, MD

Şükrü Akyüz

 

Date of Birth: 10th November 1979

Phone: +90 (506) 1206544

E-mail: sukruakyuz@hotmail.com

 

 

Professional Summary

Experienced in percutaneous interventions for complex coronary artery disease and structural heart disease. Proctor and consultant for Abbott.

 

Academic Position

Qualification Title : Faculty Member of University of Health Sciences
Year Qualified and Awarded : 2019
Qualification Title : Associate Professor of Cardiology
Year Qualified and Awarded : 2016

 

Employment Experience

2021-Present… : HEARTist CLINIC (Private Cardiology Clinic), Istanbul, Turkey
2010-2021 : Department of Cardiology, University of Health Sciences, Dr. Siyami Ersek Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery Training and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
2009-2010 : Department of Cardiology, Nusaybin State Hospital, Mardin, Turkey

 

Education

2003-2009 : Registrar in Department of Cardiology in University of Health Sciences, Dr. Siyami Ersek Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery Training and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
1998-2003 : Istanbul Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
1997-1998 : The Medical School of Hacettepe University (Eng.), Ankara, Turkey
1994-1998 : Pertevniyal High School, Istanbul, Turkey

 

Memberships of Professional Organizations

From 2010

 

From 2010

: Turkish Society of Cardiology

(Association of Percutaneous Cardiovascular Interventions)

:The European Society of Cardiology

 

Certificates

2019 : PorticoTM (Abbott) transcatheter aortic heart valve onboarding training course
2019 : Evolut RTM (Medtronic) transcatheter aortic valve implantation training course
2017 : AmuletTM (Abbott) left atrial appendage occlusion and transseptal puncture training course
2014 : Accredited as a certified cardiologist by Turkish Board for Accreditation in cardiology

 

Honors and Awards

2019 : Awarded as winner for the presentation titled “How to Safely Occlude Left Atrial Appendage with a Thrombus Inside?” in the Challenging Case Contest at the Cardiovascular Innovations Meeting held in the United States.
2012 : Best presentation award in the Department of Cardiology, University of Health Sciences, Dr. Siyami Ersek Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery Training and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
2003 : Graduated at the top of the class from Istanbul Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul University (GPA of 86/100; approx. 400 medical students participated)