Op.Dr. Mehmet ÖZAL

Op.Dr. Mehmet ÖZAL

Orthopedics and Traumatology

  • In 1983, he graduated from Çukurova University Faculty of Medicine.
  • He completed his Orthopedics and Traumatology Specialization I in 1990 at Ankara Numune Training and Research Hospital.

  • Between 1985 and 2008 at Ankara Numune Hospital,
  • He worked in various private hospitals between 2008-2012,
  • As of 2012, he has been working as an Orthopedics and Traumatology Specialist at the Private Middle East 19 May Hospital.
  • He has experience in workplace medicine and sports medicine.
  • He participated in various courses and meetings on arthroscopy and knee surgery as an instructor and speaker.
  • Sicot (world orthopedic congress), 1 efort [european orthopedic congress], sEfost (at the european sports injuries congress).
  • Tagesklinik (1991-germany) did arthroscopy studies.
  • He took an active role in the treatment of orthopedic disabled school students.

  • Turkish orthopedics and traumatology association association
  • Turkish sports injuries, arthroscopy and knee surgery association
  • Turkey prevention of traffic accidents and charity
  • He has scientific publications and articles published in over 50 magazines and books.

1: Demirkan E, Kutlu M, Koz M, Ozal M, Favre M. Physical Fitness Differences
between Freestyle and Greco-Roman Junior Wrestlers. J Hum Kinet. 2014 Jul
8;41:245-51. doi: 10.2478/hukin-2014-0052. eCollection 2014 Jun 28. PubMed PMID:
25114751; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4120459.

2: Kara E, Ozal M, Gunay M, Kilic M, Baltaci AK, Mogulkoc R. Effects of exercise
and zinc supplementation on cytokine release in young wrestlers. Biol Trace Elem
Res. 2011 Dec;143(3):1435-40. doi: 10.1007/s12011-011-9005-1. Epub 2011 Mar 1.
PubMed PMID: 21360058.

3: Kara E, Gunay M, Cicioglu I, Ozal M, Kilic M, Mogulkoc R, Baltaci AK. Effect
of zinc supplementation on antioxidant activity in young wrestlers. Biol Trace
Elem Res. 2010 Apr;134(1):55-63. doi: 10.1007/s12011-009-8457-z. Epub 2009 Jul
14. PubMed PMID: 19597720.