Ömer SOYSAL - Professor, M.D.

CIRRICULUM VITAE

1. Name&Surname ÖMER SOYSAL
2. Date of birth 17 02.1962
3. Title M.D. Professor of Thoracic Surgery


4. Education:

Degree Section/Programme University /İnstitute Year
High School Ankara Science High School Ankara Science High School, Ankara, Turkey 1980
Faculty Medical Faculty Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey 1986
Specialty Thoracic Surgery Atatürk Chest Diseases and Thoracic Surgery Center, Ankara, Turkey 1991
Thoracic Surgeon Thoracic Surgery Atatürk Chest Diseases and Thoracic Surgery Center, Ankara, Turkey 1992
Assistant Professor Thoracic Surgery İnönü University, Malatya, Turkey 1993
Visiting Assistant Professor Surgery Baylor College of Medicine, Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas, USA 1993
Observer Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA 1994
Associate Professor Thoracic Surgery İnönü University, Malatya, Turkey 2001
Clinical Chief Thoracic Surgery Vakıf Gureba Training and Research Hospital, İstanbul, Turkey 2006
Professor Thoracic Surgery Bezmialem Vakıf University, İstanbul, Turkey 2010

International Articles

  1. Soysal Ö, Walsh GL, Nesbitt JC, McMurtrey MJ, Roth JA, Putnam JB. Resection of sternal tumors; extent, reconstruction and survival. Annals of Thoracic Surgery 1995;60:1353-1359
  2. Soysal Ö, Karaoğlanoğlu N, Demircan S, Topçu S, Taştepe İ, Kaya S, Ünlü M, Çetin G. Pleurectomy/decortication for palliation in malignant pleural mesothelioma: Results of surgery. European Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery (EJCTS) 1997;11:210-213
  3. Soysal Ö, Topçu S, taştepe İ, Kaya s, Çetin G. Childhood chronic pleural empyema. A continuing surgical challenge in developing countries. The Thoracic and cardiovascular Surgeon 1998; 46(6): 357-360.
  4. Kalcıoğlu MT, Kızılay A, Saydam L, Soysal Ö, Özturan O, Kuzucu A. A report of four cases of acute mediastinitis occurring following tracheoesophageal puncture in laryngectomees. Kulak Burun Bogaz Ihtis Derg. 2004;13(1-2):31
  5. Kuzucu, A., Ö. Soysal, M. Özgel, S. Yoloğlu. “Complicated Hydatid Cysts of the Lung: Clinical and Therapeutic Issues,” Ann Thorac Surg, 2004;77(4): 1200-1204.
  6. Soysal Ö, Kuzucu A, Ulutaş H. Tracheobronchial foreign body aspirations: A continuing challenge. Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, 2006 Aug, 135(2): 223-226
  7. Kuzucu A, Soysal Ö, Ulutaş H. Optimal timing for surgical treatment to prevent recurrence of spontaneous pneumothorax. Surg Today 2006 Oct; 36(10): 865-868
  8. Soysal Ö, Libshitz H. Diaphragmatic Desmoid Tumor. American Journal of Roentgenology (AJR) 1996;166:1496-1497
  9. Ege E, Soysal Ö, Gülcüler M, Özdemir H, Paç M. Cardiac cyst hydatic causing massive pulmonary embolism. The Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon 1997 Oct.;45(5):249-50
  10. Topçu S, Soysal Ö, Balkan E, Kaya S, Çetin G. Mediastinal cystic lymphangioma: Report of two cases. The Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon. 1997 Aug.;45(4):109-10
  11. Tercan M, Soysal Ö, Şahin M. One-stage coverage of a large anterior chest wall defect with muscle flaps in an octogenerian with recurrent sternal chondrosarcoma. Annals of Plastic Surgery 1999, 42(6):5-6
  12. Kuzucu A, Soysal Ö, Yakıncı C, Aydın E. Pleuropulmonary blastoma presenting with spontaneous pneumothorax. Eur J Cardiothorac surg (EJCTS) 2001;19:229-230
  13. Kekilli E, Yağmur C, Kuzucu A, Soysal Ö, Sertkaya Çıkım A, Ertem K. Pathologic hepatic Tc-99m-MDP uptake in polyostotic fibrous dysplasia. Annals of Nuclear Medicine 2004;18(7):627-630
  14. Kuzucu A, Gürses İ, Soysal Ö, Kutlu R, Özgel M. Dielafoy’s disease: a cause of massive hemoptysis that is probably underdiagnosed. Ann Thorac Surg 2005;80(3):1126-8
  15. Kuzucu A, Erkal HS, Soysal Ö, Serin M. Extraskeletal Ewing’s sarcoma presenting with multifocal intrathoracic mass lesions asssociated with mediastinal shift. Ann Thorac Surg. 2006 Apr;81(4):1487-8
  16. Ziyade S, Uğurlucan M, Soysal Ö. Urinothorax: Urine discharge from thorax. Ann Thorac Surg 2008; 85: 2141
  17. Gökırmak M, Hasanoğlu HC, Köksal N, Yıldırım Z, Hacıevliyagil SS, Soysal Ö. Retrieving aspirated pins by flexible bronchoscopy. Journal of Bronchology 2002;9:10-14
  18. Kuzucu A, Soysal Ö, Günen H. The role of surgery in chest wall tuberculosis. Interactive cardiovascular and thoracic surgery 2004;3:99-103
  19. Putnam JB, Soysal Ö, Roth JA, Walsh GL, Nesbitt JC, Schrump DS. Results of esophagectomy for severe dysplasia in Barrett’s esophagus. In: Recent Advances in Diseases of the Esophagus, edited by Peracchia A, Monduzzi Editor, pp 235-239, Milan, Italy, 1995
  20. Soysal Ö, Taştepe İ, Demircan S, Topçu S, Özdülger A, Gülhan E, Bozkurt D, Leventoğlu I, Kaya S, Ünlü M, Çetin G. The role of decortication in childhood chronic pleural empyema. Monduzzi Editore No: 970701/752459/C/59
  21. Soysal Ö, Özdülger A, Taştepe İ, Gülhan E, Demircan S, Liman T, Albayrak M, Kaya S, Ünlü M, Çetin G. Thoracomyoplasty: We need it in the treatment of plevral empyema. Monduzzi Editore No: 970701/752459/C/76
  22. Topçu S, Soysal Ö, Taştepe İ, Demircan S, Özdülger A, Gülhan E, Leventoğlu İ, Balcı D, Kaya S, Ünlü M, Çetin G. Surgical treatment of tuberculous empyema. Monduzzi Editore No: 970701/752459/C/7
  23. Soysal Ö, Topçu S, Gülhan E, Taştepe İ, Özdülger A, Demircan S, Balcı D, Bozkurt D, Kaya S, Ünlü M, Çetin G. Surgical treatment in nonspecific chronic pleural empyema. Monduzzi Editore No: 970701/752459/C/78
  24. Soysal Ö, Balat Ö, Kudelka AP, Edwards CL, Aladağ MA, Çolak A, Freedman RS, Kavanagh JJ. Oncogenes and tumor suppressor gene therapy for cancer. International Cancer Molecular Biology (CMB) 1995;2:591
  25. Balat Ö, Edwards CL, Kudelka AP, Aladağ MA, Soysal Ö, Çolak A, Kavanagh JJ. Suicide gene therapy for cancer and ‘’Bystander effect’’. International Cancer Molecular Biology (CMB) 1995;2:585-590
  26. Yıldırım Z, Soysal Ö, Gökırmak M, Cihan HB, Mızrak B, Hasanoğlu HC. Endobronchial inflamatory pseudotumor: a cause of chronic cough. Journal of Roentgenology 1999; 7(4):326-328
  27. Soysal Ö, Kutlu R, Saraç K, Aydın A, Özen S. Teratoma presenting as a cystic lesion on the chest wall. Scand Cardiovasc J 2000:34(5);543-544
  28. Kutlu R, Kuzucu A, Soysal Ö, Karaman İ, Akbulut A. Postintubation tracheal rupture. Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 2001;9(2):150-152
  29. Kuzucu A, Soysal Ö, Cihan HB, Aydın E. Localized fibrous tumor of the pleura: An unusual intrathoracic case. Turkish Respiratory Journal 2002;3(3):113-115
  30. Kuzucu A, Soysal Ö, Şavlı H. Giant mediastinal parathyroid adenoma presenting with hyperparathyroid crisis and leading to postoperative hungry bone syndrome. Eur J Surg 2002;168(12):747
  31. Ziyade S, Uğurlucan M, Soysal Ö. Pancoast hydtatid cyst leading to Horner syndrome. Heart, Lung and Circulation 2009; 18: 360-364

International Presentations

  1. Soysal Ö, Walsh GL, Nesbitt JC, McMurtrey MJ, Roth JA, Putnam JB. Resection of Sternal Tumors: Extent, Reconstruction and survival. Southern Thoracic Surgical Association, 41st Annual Meeting, 10-12 November 1994 Marco Island, Florida
  2. Putnam JB, Soysal Ö, Roth JA, Walsh GL, Nesbitt JC, Schrump DS. Results of esophagectomy for severe dysplasia in Barrett’s esophagus. Sixth World Congress of the Int’l Society Diseases of the Esophagus, August 16-23, 1995, Milan, Italy
  3. Soysal Ö, Walsh GL, Putnam JB, Nesbitt JC, Willis KM, Roth JA. Pulmonary metastasectomies are justified in the elderly. Forty-ninth Annual Society Surgical Oncology Meeting, March, 1996 Atlanta, GA
  4. Balkan E, Soysal Ö, Taştepe İ, Topçu S, Özdülger A Demircan S, Gülhan E, Bozkurt D, Kaya S, Çetin G. Surgery in childhood chronic pleural empyema. III International Meeting On General Thoracic Surgery, Barcelona 97, April 17-18th
  5. Topçu S, Soysal Ö, Taştepe İ, Özdülger A, Demircan S, Gülhan E, Bozkurt D, Balkan E, Kaya S, Çetin G. The role of decortication in childhood chronic pleural empyema. International Congress of Thorax Surgery, July 1-8, Athens- Greece
  6. Taştepe İ, Soysal Ö, Topçu S, Liman T, Bozkurt D, Gülhan E, Özdülger A, Demircan S, Balkan E, Kaya S, Çetin G. Thoracomyoplasty: We need it in the treatment of plevral empyema. International Congress of Thorax Surgery, July 1-8, Athens- Greece
  7. Taştepe İ, Soysal Ö, Topçu S, Demircan S, Özdülger A, Gülhan E, Liman T, Balcı D, Kaya S, Çetin G. Surgical treatment of tuberculous empyema. International Congress of Thorax Surgery, July 1-8, Athens- Greece
  8. Topçu S, Soysal Ö, Taştepe İ, Gülhan E, Demircan S, Özdülger A, Sınmaz E, Kuzucu A, Kaya S, Çetin G. Surgical treatment in nonspecific chronic pleural empyema. International Congress of Thorax Surgery, July 1-8, Athens
  9. Günen, H., A. Kuzucu, S. Hacıevliyagil, Ö. Soysal, M. Özgel, N. Turan. “Two Emergency Cases of Central Lung Cancers- Our Experiences With Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy and Endobronchial Stenting,” 17th Asia Pacific Congress on Disease of the Chest İstanbul, 2003.
  10. Kuzucu A, Gürses İ, Soysal Ö, Özgel M. Dieulafoy’s Disease: An Overlooked Disease in Etiology of the Massive Hemoptysis. 17 th Asia Pacific Congress on Diseases of the Cest, August 29 – September 1, 2003, İstanbul, Turkey
  11. Soysal Ö, Kuzucu A, Özgel M, Ulutaş H. Posttraumatic intrapulmonary hematoma simulating coin lesion. 17 th Asia Pacific Congress on Diseases of the Cest, August 29 – September 1, 2003, İstanbul, Turkey
  12. Kuzucu A, Gürses İ, Soysal Ö, Ulutaş H, Güzel Z. Multiple and bilateral bronchioloitis obliterans organizing pneumonias following chemotherapy for primitive neuroectodermal tumor. 15th ERS Annual Congress September 17-21, 2005, Copenhagen, Denmark.
  13. Özgel M, Soysal Ö, Kuzucu A. A case of Castleman’s disease mimicking pulmonary artery aneurysm. 15th ERS Annual Congress September 17-21, 2005, Copenhagen, Denmark.
  14. Soysal Ö, Erkal HS, Kuzucu A, Serin M. Intrathoracic and extraparenchymal extraskeletal Ewing Sarcoma presenting with mediastinal shift. 15th ERS Annual Congress September 17-21, 2005, Copenhagen, Denmark.
  15. Kuzucu A, Serin M, Soysal Ö, Erkal H. Sternal resection and reconstruction using marlex mesh with methyl methacrylate reinforcement in a patient with isolated strenal metastasis from a nasopharyngeal anaplastic carcinoma. 15th World Congress of WSCTS (World Society of Cardio-Thoracic Surgeons), June 19-23, 2005, Vilnius, Lithuania. Journal of Cardiovascular Surgery Suppl. 1 to No. 3 June 2005
  16. Kuzucu A, Karadağ N, Soysal Ö. Carcinoid tumor associated with bronchiectasis. 15th World Congress of WSCTS (World Society of Cardio-Thoracic Surgeons), June 19-23, 2005, Vilnius, Lithuania. Journal of Cardiovascular Surgery Suppl. 1 to No. 3 June 2005