Murat Arslan received his medical degree from Ege University Medical Faculty, in 1999. He was awarded his specialist certification in Urology from Izmir Training and Research Hospital (Director Prof. AR Ayder) at the end of 2004, where he served as a clinical instructor and subsequently chief of residents from 2005 to 2011. He began to work as specialist in urology at Medical Park Hospital in 2011 and became assistant professor at beginning of 2012 in Izmir University, Department of Urology. As a clinical and research fellow, he gained experience in percutaneuos procedures and urooncologic open surgery education with Prof. Alken at Mannheim University, Germany (November 2005), experience in laparoscopy, laser and endourology education with Prof Rassweiler at Heidelberg University, Heilbronn Training and Research Hospital (December 2005) and robotic ve laparoscopic urologic surgery with Prof Rassweiler SLK Kliniken Hospital, Department of Urology, Heilbronn, Germany (November 2010- January 2011, June 2011- September 2011). He became a “FEBU” (Fellow of European Board of Urology) in 2008 at two step EBU examination.
From 2005-2013, he worked with Prof. Ozgok, Prof Gozen and Prof. Tunc on laparoscopy training and joined the Turkish Urological Laparoscopy Group (Turkurolap). Over a period of 4 months in 2007-2008, he completed the fellowship training program endourology, robotic and laparoscopic urologic surgery, at Thomas Jefferson University, Department of Urology, Philadelphia, under the surveillance of Prof. Gomella. He served as an organizing committee member, course scientific secretary and trainer in national and international laparoscopy courses and symposia. Dr. Arslan participated as a live surgeon in the symposiums and national and international congress and one-to-one training meeting organized by Turkurolap and the Turkish Endourology Society. To date, he has published 34 Science Citation Index (SCI) and SCI-expanded indexed and 23 national manuscripts and numerous book articles, abstracts and conference presentations in national and international urology congresses. Dr Arslan, with his prime interest in minimally invasive management of urinary tract stone disease, urooncology, urological laparoscopic and robotic surgery and laparoscopy training, is currently working as Associate Professor since 2014 in the Urology Department of Izmir University.
MD, Ege University, 1999
Specialist in Urology, 2004
Minimally invasive management of urinary tract tumors, prostate disease and stone diseases
Laparoscopic and Robotic Surgery