Doctors Prof. Emre Balık M.D.

Prof. Emre Balık M.D.

General Surgery

  • Minimal invasive surgery and colorectal fellowship at Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons in New York, the USA in 2004-2005.
  • Robotic surgery certification, IRCAD, Intuitive, December 2009.
  • He received an Associate Professor degree of surgery in 2010 and a Professor degree in 2016.
  • He is also Board certified by the European Society of colo-proctology in 2013.
  • Board Member of Turkish Society of Colon and Rectal Surgery 2020-2022.



  • American Colon and Rectal Surgeons Society (International Fellow)
  • Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (International Fellow)
  • The Society for Surgery of Alimentary Tract
  • European Society of Coloproctology, Board Certified, 2013
  • Crohn’s foundation
  • Turkish Society of Surgery
Education/Training Institution Year
Residency Istanbul University, İstanbul School of Medicine, General Surgery Department 2002
Medical School Istanbul University, İstanbul School of Medicine 1997
Academic Title Institution Year
Professor VKV American Hospital - Koç University Hospital 2016
Ass. Prof. VKV American Hospital and Koç University Hospital 2016
Clinical Research Fellowship Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Colorectal Surgery Department, NY, USA, Minimally Invasive Surgery Fellowship 2005
Attending Surgeon Istanbul University, Istanbul School of Medicine, Department of General Surgery 2014