Founded by EKOL BAZ Health Group in 2007 and established in Izmir – Turkey, Ekol Hospital proudly continues to serve through their experienced health personnel and is equipped with the most modern medical technology, with all units, 9 operating rooms and 150 bed capacity…
Ekol Hospital, which provides services based on patient satisfaction and with experienced medical physicians and surgeons who have their expertise in branches particularly in Ear Nose Throat Surgery, Aesthetic and Plastic Surgery, Eye, Internal Medicine, General Surgery, Orthopedics, Urology, Neurology, Brain Surgery, Cardiology, Chest Diseases and Psychiatry is proud to be the first and largest ENT Hospital in Europe.

Ekol Hospitals with its more than 45 experienced physicians and professional team consisting of professors, associate professors, assistant professors and specialist physicians; offer special services and accepts patients from Aegean Region, Turkey and all around the world through agency agreements, discount packages and special agreements in the field of health tourism.
Ekol Hospital carries the distinction of being the only specialty hospital of Turkey and is a major employer with more than 500 employees in all branches.

Ekol Health Campus, established in Çiğli for a healthy life in a central and easily accessible location, is aiming to carry our society to healthier days thanks to its uncompromising corporate structure from the ethical principles, its comfortable rooms, its medical personnel who are well-informed, experienced and have a positive attitude at all times, and it’s academic and modern medical facilities.

To produce permanent solutions in health services at an economical level suited to medical ethics, and to contribute to the formation of a healthy society with a sustainable quality understanding.

By using new information and technologies, with the understanding of quality service, developing as a reference hospital with solutions based on patient satisfaction to health problems.

Our departments and medical specialties

Bariatric and weight loss surgery

Head of department: Bariatric and weight loss surgery

İsmail Yaman

Assoc. Prof. Dr.


Treatments of obesity, which relates to health problems of overweight persons. Doctors who specialize in this area are called obesity doctors or bariatric surgery doctors.




Assoc. Prof. Dr. İsmail YamanHe was born in 1977 in Izmir, he graduated from Ege University Faculty of Medicine, and then he recieved his general surgery residency between 2000-2005 at Izmir Ataturk Training and Research Hospital.Assoc. Prof Ismail Yaman served as a general surgeon between the years of 2009-2005 in Manisa Public Hospital. In 2009 he started working as Assistant Associate Professor in the Balıkesir University Faculty of Medicine where he got the chance to study Hiatus Hernia, Laparoscopic Colon Resection Surgery and the high level of Endoscopy which was accomplished first time here by himself. In 2013 Assoc. Prof Ismail Yaman gained a patent with a device called “aspirasyon aparatı” which was designed by himself.In 2010–2014 in order to get the training and experience in the high level of Endoscopy and Laparoscopic Colon Resection Surgery he worked as trainer in the field of Endoscopy at Istanbul Cerrahpaşa Faculty of Medicine where he gained a trainer certificate in this field.In 2014 Assoc. Prof Ismail Yaman became an Associate Professor and since 2010 he has started giving highly effective lectures for undergraduate and postgraduate students and he also published numerous articles in both national and international scientific journals.His research interests are: Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, Gastro Esophageal Reflux, Gallbladder, Abdominal and Inguinal Hernia, Breast Cancer, Thyroid Cancer and Goiter Surgery.

Treatments that we offer:

Gastric balloon

Gastric banding

Gastric bypass

Gastric sleeve

Metabolic bariatric surgery

Revisional bariatric surgery

Cosmetic and plastic surgery

Head of department: Cosmetic and plastic surgery

Cenk Melikoğlu

Surgeon Dr.


Surgical specialty including reconstructive surgery and cosmetic / aesthetic surgery.




Dr. Cenk MelikoğluDoctor Cenk Melikoğlu was born in 1978 in Görele. In 2002, he graduated from Dokuz Eylül University Faculty of Medicine. Between the years of 2003-2010, he did his specialization in İzmir Atatürk Training and Research Hospital, Aesthetic and Plastic Surgery Clinic. In 2015 he worked as a guest lecturer in the American Hospital of Paris. When abroad, he especially focused on the transfer of free vascular lymph nodes for lymphedema treatment, in the field of microsurgery. He participated in numerous training and meetings in this area. There are more than 30 articles in the literature, which he published in national and international journals. Since 2016, he has been working in İzmir Özel Ekol ENT Hospital in Aesthetic Plastic Surgery and Cosmology Clinic. He speaks well English. He is married and has one child. His special interests are aesthetic nose surgery, lymphedema surgery, endoscopic facial stretching, aesthetic body shaping surgery (abdominal stretching, liposuction, aesthetic breast surgery, hair transplantation with FUE method, migraine surgery, gynecomastia correction, genital aesthetics (especially penis enlargement). He was entitled to receive the "Proficiency Certificate" by being successful in the examination, which was held by the Turkish Plastic Surgery Association in 2010. In 2015, he participated in a scientific competition by Gülhane Military Medical Academy with his study 'Saddle-nose deformity repair with micro-plate-adapted costal cartilage.’ and he has won the first place in the field of surgical medicine. In 2018, he worked at Weiss Memorial Hospital in Chicago, USA for three months in April, May and June on advanced techniques on gender reassignment, penis enlargement in men. He is still continuing his academic and scientific studies.

Treatments that we offer:

Abdominal etching

Arm lift surgery

Body lift surgery

Breast augmentation

Breast lift surgery

Breast reduction surgery

Brow lift surgery

Buttock augmentation

Buttock lift surgery

Calf augmentation surgery

Cheek augmentation

Cheek reduction

Chin augmentation

Chin reduction

Cleft lip repair surgery

Cleft palate repair surgery

Derma peeling


Dermal fillers

Ear surgery

Endo-laser-lipo lift

Eyelid surgery

Face silhouette lift

Facelift mini

Facelift surgery

Facial feminization surgery

Forehead lift

Gynecomastia surgery

Hair transplantation

Labial reduction surgery

Laser hair removal

Laser skin surfacing

Lip augmentation

Lip reduction



Nasal septum deviation

Neck lift

Nipple correction

Nipple reduction

Nose surgery

Oculofacial plastic surgery

Post-bariatric body contouring

Reconstructive surgery

Scar removal

Sex reassignment surgery

Spider vein treatment

Thigh lift

Tummy tuck surgery

Varicose vein treatment



Head of department: Dental


All dental specialties and treatments.



Treatments that we offer:

Cleft lip repair surgery

Cleft palate repair surgery

Cosmetic dentistry

Dental braces

Dental bridge

Dental crowns

Dental examination

Dental fillings

Dental implants

Dental prothesis

Dental veneers

Pediatric dentistry

Periodontal surgery

Teeth bleaching

Teeth cleaning

Teeth whitening

Wisdom tooth removal


Head of department: Eye


Ophthalmology deals with eye diseases. Doctors who specialize in this area are called ophthalmologist.



Conditions that we treat:



Cornea and external diseases





Retina and vitreous

Retinal detachment


Treatments that we offer:

Argon laser

ECCE Extracapsular cataract extraction

Eye examination

IOL Intraocular lens implants

LASEK Laser-assisted sub-epithelial keratectomy

LASIK Laser-assisted in situ keratomileusis


Oculofacial plastic surgery

PRK Photorefractive keratectomy

Refractive surgery


Yag laser capsulotomy

Medical check-up

Head of department: Medical check-up


Medical checkup refers to the general medical examination, also known as a comprehensive medical exam, periodic health evaluation, general health check, or annual physical examination.



Treatments that we offer:

Cardiological check-up


Eye examination

Hearing test

Ultrasound scanning


Head of department: Neurosurgery


Diseases affecting the nervous system and its blood supply.



Treatments that we offer:

Back and neck pain treatment

Brain surgery

Brain tumor treatment

Cervical disc replacement

Spinal surgery


Head of department: Orthopedics


Treatments of the musculoskeletal system.



Treatments that we offer:

Ankle replacement surgery

Elbow joint replacement surgery

Foot arthritis treatment

Hand joint replacement surgery

Hip joint replacement surgery

Knee joint replacement surgery

Lumbar spine disc replacement

Neck pain treatment

Orthopedic rehabilitation

Shoulder replacement surgery

Wrist arthritis treatment


Head of department: Urology


Treatment of the male and female urinary-tract system and the male reproductive organs. Doctors who specialize in this area are called urologists.



Conditions that we treat:

Bladder cancer

Erectile dysfunction


Kidney stones

Prostate cancer

Prostate enlargement

Sexual performance


Treatments that we offer:


Hydrocele repair

Kidney stones removal


Sex reassignment surgery

TURP Transurethral resection of the prostate