Faculty of Medicine

Academic Members

Murat Timur Akçam

Murat Timur Akçam,  Prof.

Faculty Member

I graduated from Gülhane Military Medical School in 1992. Afterwards trained in the department of otorhinolaryngology in Ankara Gülhane Military Medical Academy (GATA) and doing the thesis on “sleep quality of the patients with sleep apnea and snoring and the role of upper airway anatomy on the physiopathalogy of obstructive sleep apnea”, became specialist in 1998. After working in Diyarbakır Military Hospital for a while, I became assistant professor in GATA in 2000. Working together with Prof.Dr. Ted Cook and Prof.Dr. Tom Wang, I trained in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery in Oregon Health and Science University for one year between 2003-2004. I became associate profesor in 2006. After working in Tatvan Military Hospital for a while, I became a faculty member in GATA Medical School. In 2015, l retired from army at my own request. Afterwards, I begun to work in Ankara Medicalpark Hospital. In 2018, I became a faculty member in İstinye University Medical School and since that time I have been working in Istinye University Bahçeşehir Liv Hospital. I can speak English in advanced level and Spanish in medium level.

Research Areas: Uyku apnesi, Horlama, Estetik burun cerrahisi, Kulak Burun Boğaz Hastalıkları

Main Areas: Kulak Burun Boğaz Hastalıkları, 

2017 - A tertiary center experience with velopharyngeal surgical techniques for treatment of snoring and obstructive sleep apnea
KARAKOÇ ÖMER,bınar murat,aydın ümit,genç hakan,AKÇAM MURAT TİMUR,GEREK MUSTAFA. Auris Nasus Larynx,
2017 - Giant antrochoanal polyp presenting as oropharyngeal mass
GÜN TAYLAN,BOZTEPE OSMAN FATİH,AKÇAM MURAT TİMUR. ARCHIVES OF OTOLARYNGOLOGY AND RHINOLOGY, 3(3), 103-105.
2017 - A new surgical technique versus an old marker: can expansion sphincter pharyngoplasty reduce C-reactive protein levels in patients with obstructive sleep apnea?
BINAR MURAT,KARAKOÇ ÖMER,AKÇAM MURAT TİMUR,Sagkan Rahsan Ilikci,Musabak Ugur,GEREK MUSTAFA. European Archives of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology, 274(2), 829-836.
2017 - Patient satisfaction with new surgical treatments for snoring and obstructivesleep apnea
KARAKOÇ ÖMER,BINAR Murat,Arslan Fatih,AKÇAM MURAT TİMUR,Kara Umut,GEREK MUSTAFA. B-ENT, 189-196.
2017 - Endoscopy-assisted Coblation for nasopharyngeal stenosis: A report of 2 cases.
KARAKOÇ ÖMER,Polat Bahtiyar,AKÇAM MURAT TİMUR,GEREK MUSTAFA. Ear Nose Throat J, 96(9), 15-17.
Birinci Basamak Cep Kitabı
2017 - Türkçe, Kitap Tercümesi
ISBN:
KÖYLÜ MEHMET TALAY,CEYLAN OSMAN MELİH,GÜN TAYLAN,AKÇAM MURAT TİMUR