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Head of department: Infertility-IVF

Ekrem Murat Bilgin

Op. Dr.


Infertility is defined as the inability to conceive within 12 months of trying.




Ekrem Murat Bilgin, MD graduated from İstanbul Faculty of Medicine in 1996.EducationResidency – Istanbul University School of Medicine Department of Obstetrics and GynecologyMedical School – Istanbul University School of MedicineHigh School – Icel Anatolian High SchoolPostgraduate – Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Baylor College of Medicine Houston, TX, USA Postdoctoral AssociateWork ExperienceDivision of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Istanbul Medical School Istanbul, Turkey IVF Certificate ProgramLaparoscopy Hospital New Delhi Fellowship in Minimal Access Surgery CourseStaff Physician IVF Department Medicana International Hospital Istanbul, TurkeyStaff Physician Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Community Hospitals Istanbul, TurkeyProfessional Society MembershipsTurkish Society of Gynecology (Ankara)Society of Urogynecology (Istanbul)World Association of Laparoscopic Surgeons (UK)PublicationsBilgin M.E., Liu Q., Rohozinski J., Gibbons E.W., Simpson J. L., Kovanci E. 19q13.42 Region Analysis of 69 Patients with Premature Ovarian Failure 2015 (In revision)Bilgin M.E., E. Kovanci Genetics of Premature Ovarian Failure 2015 Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol. 2015 Jun; 27(3):167-74.Cigerli, Bilgin M.E., H. Saygili Our Clinical and Laboratory Findings in Pelvic Inflammatory Disease J Ist Faculty Med. 2005; 68:33-35.Bilgin M.E., A. Yuksel, S. Basaran Echogenic intracardiac focus (EIF) in low and high risk pregnancies for chromosomal abnormality T Klin Jinekol Obst. 2003; 13(4):309-315.Telci A., Çakatay U., Akhan S.E., Bilgin M.E., Turfanda A., Sivas A. Postmenopausal Hormone Replacement Therapy Use Decreases Oxidative Protein Damage Gynecology and Obstetric Investigation 2002; 54(2):88-93.E. Akhan, A. Buyukoren, A. Turfanda, Bilgin M.E., C. Iyibozkurt Comparison of the Results of Transvaginal Ultrasonography and Endometrial Sampling in 21 Postmenopausal Symptomatic Breast Cancer Patients who have Used Tamoxifen T Klin Jinekol Obst. 2000; 10(1):40-44.Buyukoren, S. E. Akhan, A. Turfanda, Bilgin M.E., H. Ergene The Management of Female Genital Trauma and Analyses of 137 Cases Evaluated in Our Clinic A. Journal of Clinical Sciences and Doctor 2000; 6(1):119-124.Abstracts and PostersT. Rydze, E.M. Bilgin, W.E. Gibbons, E. Kovanci The Interleukin 11 Gene in Ovarian Failure Associated Region 19q13.42 is Highly Conserved in Women with Premature Ovarian Failure (POF). Poster presentation at the Society for Reproductive Investigation (SRI) 62nd Annual Scientific Meeting, 2015, USA (Abstract S-064 in the final program).M. Bilgin, J. Rohozinski, W. E. Gibbons, J. L. Simpson, E. Kovanci piRNA Analysis in Premature Ovarian Failure in a cohort of 69 patients. Poster presentation at the Society for Gynecologic Investigation 61st Annual Scientific Meeting, 2014, Italy (Final abstract number:LB-031).

Treatments that we offer:

Assisted conception: IUI (Intrauterine insemination)

Assisted conception: IVF (In vitro fertilisation)

Assisted conception: IVM (In vitro maturation)

Donor conception: Donated eggs

Donor conception: Donated embryos

Donor conception: Donated sperm

Freezing and storing: Eggs

Freezing and storing: Embryos

Surgery for men: Extraction of sperm

Surgery for men: Treatment of varicocele


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