Professor Kerem Başarır, MD, currently works as an orthopedic surgeon in Ankara’s private clinic. His clinical focus is primary and revision total knee and hip replacement and orthopedic oncology together with complex reconstructive cases.
He has published more than 50 peer-reviewed articles in well-known journals including JBJS (Am), JBJS (Br), Clinical Orthopedics and Related Research; J. Arthroplasty, and Int Orthopedics. He gained an associate professorship at the Ankara University Medical School in 2013. His research includes all clinical arthroplasty science and numerous basic science studies in the complete field of orthopedics and orthopedic oncology. He has been an active instructor of the national arthroplasty, and orthopedic oncology associations and has given lectures at all relevant meetings in Turkey. He is also a board member of the Turkish National Orthopedic Association.
1995-2001 MD degree Hacettepe University Medical School
2001-2006 Residency, Orthopedics and Traumatology Department, Ankara University Medical School
2006-2009 Military Service Diyarbakır Military Hospital, Hakkari State Hospital
2013 Associate Professor Ankara University Medicine Faculty
Major Clinical and Research Experience and Interests
1. Total Knee Arthroplasty (Primary and revision)
2. Total Hip Arthroplasty (Primary and revision)
3. Orthopedic oncology
5. Clinical studies on THA and TKA
59 Medline/Pubmed listed publications
70 National & international congress abstracts