Prof. Rıza Doğan, MD
I was born in 1957 in Kozan, Adana. I completed my primary education at Çorlu Aziz Günden Primary
School in 1967, my secondary education at Çorlu High School in 1970 and İzmit High School in 1973.
In the same year, I entered Hacettepe University, Faculty of Medicine. After one year of English
preparatory class, I graduated from the Faculty of Medicine on 30 June 1980. On August 28, 1980, I
started my residency at Hacettepe University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Thoracic and
Cardiovascular Surgery. On September 20, 1985, I completed my residency and became a specialist in
Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. I did my military service between 1 October 1985 – 31 January
1987 at M.S.B 800 Beds Çamlıca Military Chest Diseases Hospital. I performed my compulsory service
between 3 February 1987 – 7 February 1989 in Ankara Atatürk Chest Diseases and Thoracic Surgery
Center, Thoracic Surgery Clinic. In April 1987, I passed the Interuniversity Board Center Associate
Professorship Foreign Language exam. On February 8, 1989, I started working as an Assistant
Professor at Hacettepe University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular
Surgery. I passed the Associate Professorship Exam on October 19, 1992 and received the title and
authority of the University Associate Professor of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. On
26.02.1993 I was appointed to the position of Associate Professor. On 23.09.1999 I was appointed as
a professor. I am still working as a faculty member in the same department. The foreign language is
English. I am married and have a child. Professional associations I am a member of: Turkish Medical
Association (1980, August) Turkish Thoracic Surgery Association (1998) Turkish Lung Cancer
Association (2003) Turkish Thoracic Society (1995) Turkish Pediatric Cardiology Association (1995)
Turkish Cardiology Association (01.08.2000) Turkish Heart Society of Vascular Surgery (1998) National
Association of Vascular Surgery The European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery (13.10.2003)
The European Society of Thoracic Surgeons (2003) The Society of Thoracic Surgeons (01.01.2007)
High school 1973 Izmit
University Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine 1980
Higher Education PhD / Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine Thoracic and Cardiovascular
Specialty / Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery 1985
Pediatric Cardiovascular Surgery 2011
Foreign Language English
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
Pediatric Cardiac Surgery Coronary artery surgery Cardiovascular Surgery Vascular surgery Lung
cancer surgery Chest wall tumor surgery Chest wall deformities Mesothelioma surgery Pediatric
A-ARTICLES 1- Twins C, Zorlutuna Y, AkçevinA, Paker T, Doğan R, Özkutlu S .: Monocusp ventricular
outflow patch produced from porcine pericardium. Cerrahpaşa Faculty of Medicine Ed. 1983; 14:
155-159. 2- Böke E, Dogan R, Gunay I, Berki T, Turkoglu H, Oram E, Oram A, Erbengi G, Isin E .:
Absence of congenital isolated left pulmonary artery. AU Faculty of Medicine Rapier. 1983; 36: 467-
476. 3- Ersoy U, Dogan R, Nazli N, Akchevin A .: Aortic regurgitation with ventricular septal defect,
noncoronary cusp prolapse and perforation. Hacettepe Journal of Medicine 1984; 17: 135-143. 4-
Gavuzoglu M.K, Hatipoglu A, Dogan R, Yuksel M .: Bronchogenic cysts (due to two cases with cervico-
thoracic localization). Tuberculosis and Thorax. 1984; 32: 99-104. 5- Ersoy U, Berki T, Dogan R, Oram
E, Ozkutlu H .: Cardiac echinococcosis detected as a result of bilateral femoral arterial embolectomy.
AU Faculty of Medicine Rapier. 1984; 37: 205-212. 6- Bozer A.Y, Dogan R, Boke E, ErsoyU, Gunay II.
Surgical treatment results of 225 cases with isolated aortic valve surgery. Ankara Medical Bulletin.
1984; 6: 47-62. 7-Bozer A.Y, Dogan R, Demircin M, Pasaoglu I .: Functional aorticosympathetic
paraganglioma. Acta Oncologica Turcica, 1984; 17: 80-90. 8- Pasaoglu I, Dogan R, Hatipoglu A, Gunay
I, Soncul H, Boke E, Bozer A.Y .: Traumatic arterio-venous fistulas and surgical treatment results.
Ankara Numune Hospital Bulletin. 1985; 25: 127-140. 9- Pasaoglu I, Dogan R, Hatipoglu A, Gunay I,
Boke E, Ersoy U, Bozer A. Y .: Mediastinal masses. Tuberculosis and Thorax. 1985; 33: 129-143. 10-
Pasaoglu I, Dogan K, Hatipoglu A, Gunay I, Dogan R, Ersoy U, Boke E, Bozer A.Y, Zileli T .: Indications
and results of thymectomy in the treatment of myasthenia gravisin (MG). Tuberculosis and Thorax.
1985; 33: 144-152. 11- Pasaoglu I, Gunay I, Hatipoglu A, Turkoglu H, Dogan R, Boke E, Ersoy U, Bozer
A.Y, Artvinli M: Primary pleural mesothelioma. Tuberculosis and Thorax. 1985; 33: 198-202. 12- Böke
E, Dogan R, Gunay I, Soncul H, Ozbay G, Mohamed M.H .: Pulmonary chondromatous hamartomas.
Tuberculosis and Thorax. 1985; 33: 239-242. 13- Pashaoglu I, Hatipoglu A, Turkoglu H, Gunay I, Dogan
R, Bozer A. Y .: The role of bronchotomy in foreign body aspiration. Tuberculosis and Thorax. 1985;
33: 243-246. 14- Ersoy U, Dogan R, Berki T .: Repair of pectus excavatum and removal of mitral
stenosis in the same session. Hacettepe Medical Journal. 1985; 18: 210-215. 15- Gunay I, Dogan R,
Bozer A.Y, Pasaoglu I, Hatipoglu A, Caglar S, Turgan O .: Renovascular hypertension surgical
treatment indications. Turkey Clinics 1985; 5: 227-231. 16- Dogan R, Baltacioglu T, Dölalan M, Aksoy
B .: Pulmonary alveolar microlithiasis. Tuberculosis and Thorax. 1986; 34: 290-294. 17- Doğan R,
Baltacıoğlu T .: Secondary pulmonary aspergillosis. Tuberculosis and Thorax. 1986; 34: 307-311. 18-
Yuksel M, Dogan R, Suzer K, Aslamaci S, Cetin G .: Primary chest wall tumors and chondrosarcomas.
Tuberculosis and Thorax. 1987; 35: 20-26. 19- Dogan R, Yuksel M, Baltacioglu T, Oztek I, Aydilek R .:
Bronchogenic cysts. Tuberculosis and Thorax. 1987; 35: 27-32. 20- Dogan R, Yuksel M, Suzer K, Kaya
S, Cetin G .: Pulmonary hamartomas. Tuberculosis and Thorax. 1987; 35: 33-39. 21- Yüksel M, Doğan
R, Öztek İ, Aydilek R .: Intralober pulmonary sequestration associated with peripheral (extrapleural)
bronchogenic cyst. Tuberculosis and Thorax. 1987; 35: 43-49. 22- Doğan R, Paşaoğlu İ, Renda N,
Bozer A.Y .: The relationship between the increase in serum free fatty acid levels during
extracorporeal circulation and heparin dose and glucose-insulin-potassium infusion. T. Kl. Medical
Comp. Araş Journal 1987; 5: 363-371. 23- Alp M, Ucanok K, Dogan R, Kaya S, Cetin G, Unlu M,
Yorulmaz F, Moldibi B.: Surgical treatment of bronchial adenomas: Results of 29 cases and review of
the literature. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surgeon, 1987; 35: 290-294 ,. 24- Pasaoglu I, Dogan R, Hatipoglu A,
Gunay I, Boke E, Ersoy U, Bozer A.Y .: Heart tumors and surgical treatment results (analysis of 26
patients seen in 22 years). T. Kl. Medical Comp. Res. Magazine. 1987; 5: 532-538. 25- Cetin G, Dogan
R, Yuksel M, Alp M, Ucanok K, Kaya S, Famous M .: Surgical treatment of bilateral hydatid disease of
the lung via median sternotomy: Experience in 60 consecutive patients. Thorac. Cardiovasc. The
Surgeon. 1988; 36: 114-117. 26- Dogan R, Cetin G, Moldibi B, Kaya S, Alp M, Ucanok K, Famous M .:
Les kystes bronchogeniques pulmonaires et mediastinaux. Rev. Goods. Resp. 1988; 5: 123-127. 27-
Doğan R, Ünlü M, Güngen Y, Moldibi B .: Endobronchial lipoma. Thorac. Cardiovasc. The Surgeon.
1988; 36: 241-243. 28- Dogan R, Cetin G, Moldibi B, Alp M, Ucanok K, Kaya S, Famous M .: Traitement
chirurgical du mesotheliome pleural. Rev. Pneumol. Clin. 1988; 44; 57-63, 29- Alp M, Dogan R,
Ucanok K, Kaya S, Ünlü M, Moldibi B, Cetin G .: Surgical treatment of childhoodpleural empyema.
Thorac. Cardiovasc. The Surgeon. 1988; 36: 361-364. 30- Dogan R, Yuksel M, Cetin G, Suzer K, Alp M,
Kaya S, Unlu M, Moldibi B .: Surgical treatment of hydatid cysts of the lung: Report on 1055 patients.
Thorax. 1989; 44: 192-199. 31- Dogan R, Alp M, Kaya S, Ayrancioglu K, Tastepe I, Unlu M, Cetin G .:
Surgical treatment of bronchiectasis: A collective review of 487 cases. Thorac. Cardiovasc. The
Surgeon. 1989; 37: 183-186. 32- Taştepe İ, Kaya S, Doğan R, Sosyal Ö, Ünlü M, Çetin G .: Diagnostic
value of mediastinoscopy and mediastinotomy. T. Kl. Medical Comp. Journal of Araş. 1989; 7: 206-
209. 33- Dogan R, Ayrancioglu K, Aksu O .: Primary Mediastinal Liposarcoma. A report of a case and
review of the literature. E. J. Cardio-thoracic Surg. 1989; 3: 367-370