Doctors Derya Balbay M.D.

Derya Balbay M.D.

Professor of Urology

Has graduated from Hacettepe University Medical School in 1985. Completed urology residency at Hacettepe University Medical School between 1988-1992. Visited Mayo Clinic in 1994 and did clinical fellowship in urooncology at UTMD Anderson Cancer Center between 1996-1999. Assumed the titles of Assoc. Professorship in 1999 and Professorship in 2008.

Prof. Derya Balbay, M.D. performed reconstruction of a new bladder from small intestines with fully robotic and closed method for the first time in Turkey. He also performed excision of ureter, urinary bladder and lymph nodes and reconstruction of a new bladder from small intestines in the same session with fully robotic technique for the first time in the world. Furthermore he has received M.D. Anderson Cancer Center "Distinguished Alumnus" Award in 2019.

Education/Training Institution Year
Prof. 2008
Assoc. Prof. 1999
Clinical Fellow in Uro-oncology U.T.M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Department of Urology 1999
Visiting Clinician U.T.M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Department of Urology 1995
Visiting Clinician Mayo Clinic, Department of Urology 1994
Residency in Urology Department of Urology, School of Medicine, Hacettepe University 1992
Medical Education School of Medicine, Hacettepe University 1985
Academic Title Institution Year
Professor Department of Urology, School of Medicine, Koç University 2018
Professor Department of Urology, American Hospital 2017
Professor Memorial Şişli Hospital 2017
Head of Urology Clinic Urology Clinic, Ankara Atatürk Teaching and Research Hospital 2011
Attending Physician School of Medicine, Mustafa Kemal University 2011
Attending Physician Ankara Numune Hospital 2003
Attending Physician School of Medicine, Inonu University 2000