Dr Fikret Beyaz was born on 12/12/1977. He obtained his medical degree from Ege University, and after completing his residency he moved to Hatay Mustafa Kemal University Hospital in 2004 to train in general surgery.

From 2010-2013, Dr Fikret worked at Elbistan State Hospital. From 2013-2018, he worked at Adana Çukurova Dr. Aşkım Tüfekçi State Hospital, and from 2018-2019 at Adana Çukurova State Hospital.

Dr Fikret has devoted a significant part of his surgical life to the surgical treatment of obesity and diseases related to type 2 diabetes. His major aim is to make such operations as pain free as possible with the use of minimal invasive techniques. With such a guiding goal, he has successfully operated on thousands of people to help give them a better quality of life.

Dr Fikret has participated in many additional training courses and programmes related to the surgical treatment of obesity and type 2 diabetes, in Turkey and abroad.

Courses, Programmes and Conferences Attended

2020 – 1st Medtronic Advanced Bariatric Summit, Istanbul, Turkey

2019 – 6th National 3rd Mediterranean Congress for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders, Antalya, Turkey

2019 – 2nd Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery Symposium: Bariatric Surgery, Istanbul, Turkey

2019 – 17th National Colon and Rectum Surgery Congress and 6th Colorectal Surgery Nursing Congress, Antalya, Turkey

2018 – Certificate of Participation ‘Surgeon of Excellence’, lead by Dr Robert Rutlegde, Adana, Turkey

2017 – 5th National 3rd Mediterranean Congress for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders, Antalya, Turkey

2017 – Speaker at Obesity Surgery, Antakya Regional Congress, Turkish Surgical Association, Turkey

2017 – 16th National Colon and Rectum Surgery Congress and 5th Colorectal Surgery Nursing Congress, Antalya, Turkey

2016 – Clinical Immersion Bariatric Revision (Revision Surgery in Obesity), lead by Dr Bruno Dillemans, Belgium

2015 – Certificate of Completion Bariatric Surgery Master Class, Istanbul, Turkey

2015 – Obesity and Metabolic Diseases Surgery Winter School, Istanbul, Turkey

2014 – 19th National Surgery Congress, Antalya, Turkey

2014 – Stomach Bypass Clinical Training, lead by Dr Görgün, İzmir, Turkey

2007 – 8th National Endoscopic Laparoscopic Surgery Congress, Antalya, Turkey

Membership of Professional Associations

  • Chamber of Medicine, İzmir, Turkey
  • Turkish Surgical Association
  • Endoscopic Laparoscopic Surgery Association
  • Turkey Obesity Surgery Society