Gaziantep Göznuru Göz Hastanesi

Prof. Dr. Peykan Türkçüoğlu

Prof. Dr. Peykan Türkçüoğlu

About the Doctor

Avrupa Göz was born in Trabzon in 1919. After completing her medical education at Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine in 1999, she started her specialization in ophthalmology at Hacettepe University in the same year. In 2003, he completed his specialization on ophthalmology with the thesis-The Role of Serum Endothelin-1 Level and Life Stress Factors in the Pathogenesis of Central Serous Chorioretinopathy “. After completing his military service at Sivas Military Hospital between 2004-2005, he worked as Assistant Professor at Department of Ophthalmology, Fırat University, between 2005-2007. Assoc. Dr. He worked in the field of medical retina and vitreo-retinal surgery. Then, between the years 2007-2008 Assist. Since 2009, Assoc. Dr. He improved his experience on pediatric eye diseases and strabismus in the Medical Faculty of Inonu University. Between 2009-2010, he worked in United States, Johns Hopkins Medika Institutes, Wilmer Eye Institute, Uveitis (Intraocular Inflammation), Medical Retina and Vitreo-retinal Surgery. There are 27 publications in the international literature and 17 in the national literature. In these publications, the patient who developed strabismus after cerebral hemorrhage and because of this reason, his head was curved, Assoc. Dr. PEYKAN TÜRKÇÜOĞLU and Dr. CEM ÖZTÜRKMEN and Assoc. Dr. PEYKAN TÜRKÇÜOĞLU performed surgery in the patient's problems successfully. This operation has been published in the Journal of Neuroophthalmology which is distributed worldwide.
Medical Interests and Specialty Areas
  • Cataract And Recuperative Surgery
  • Medical Retina (Diabetes Diseases And Yellow Dot Diseases)
  • Strabismus and Pediatric Eye Diseases
  • Glaucoma (Eye Tension)
  • Uveitis and Uvea Diseases
  • Corneal Transplantation
  • Detachment Diseases
  • Vitreoretinal surgery, eye traumas


  • Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine Dr. M. Şeref Zileli Award - Successful Student of the Year (1997).
  • Medical Specialization Examination (TUS) in the Turkey Championship Clinical and Basic Science (TUS exam September 1999).
  • Archives of Ophthalmology, published worldwide, is the first diagnosis in difficult cases, December, 2007.
  • International Council of Ophthalmology, Certificate of Qualification, 2005, 2006.
  • European Eye Disease Specialist Equivalency Exam, Certificate of Achievement, 2009.