M.D., Prof.

M.D., Prof.

Gayrettepe Florence Nightingale Hospital
İstanbul Florence Nightingale Hospital
    • 1997
      Gayrettepe Florence Nightingale Hospital
      Urology /  Robotic Urology

      Cerrahpaşa Medical Faculty
      Urology Specialization

      • 1- Özkara H., Akkuş E., Akpınar H., Alıcı B. ve Hattat H., “Superficial Dorsal Penile Vein Trombosis (Penile Mondor’s Disease),” International Urology and Nephrology, 28, 387-391 (1996).
      • 2- Çetinel B., Akpınar H., Tüfek İ., Uygun N., Solok V. ve Yazıcı H., “Bladder Involvement in Behcet’s Syndrome,” J Urol, 161, 52-56, (1999).
      • 3- Akpınar H., Cetinel B., Demirkesen O., Tufek I., Yaycıoglu O. ve Solok V., “Long-term results of Burch colposuspension,” Int J Urol, 7, 119-125, (2000).
      • 4-  Kural A.R., Tufek I., Akpinar H. ve Gurtug A., “Removal of Urolume endoprosthesis using Holmium:YAG laser,” J Endourol, 15, 947-948, (2001).
      • 5- Akpinar H., Kural A.R., Tufek I., Obek C., Demirkesen O., Solok V. ve Gurtug A., “Spontaneous ureteral rupture: Is immediate surgical intervention always necessary? Presentation of four cases and review of the literature,” J Endourol, 16, 179-183, (2002).
      • 6-  Eskicorapci S.Y., Karabulut E., Turkeri L., Baltaci S., Cal C., Toktas G., Akpinar H., Ozer G., Sozen S., Tokuc R., Lekili M., Soylu A., Albayrak S., Sahin H., Alpar R. ve Ozen H., “Validation of 2001 Partin Tables in Turkey: A Multicenter Study,” Eur Urol, 47, 185-189, (2005).
      • 7-  Akpinar H., Tufek I., Alıcı B. ve Kural A.R., “Ureteroscopy and Holmium Laser Lithotripsy in Pregnancy: Stents Must Be Used Postoperatively,” J Endourol, 20, 107-110, (2006).
      • 8- Tufek I., Akpınar H., Sevinc C., Alıcı B. ve Kural A.R., “Surgical Treatment of Retroperitoneal Leiomyosarcoma With Adjuvant Radiotherapy,” Urol J, 4, 180-183 (2007).
      • 9- Sevinc C, Akpinar H, Tufek I, Obek C, Kural AR. “Radical retropubic prostatectomy as a solo therapy for treatment of adult rhabdomyosarcoma”, Urol J, 5, 203-205 (2008).
      • 10-  Igdem S, Akpinar H, Alço G, Agacayak F, Turkan S, Okkan S. “Implantation of fiducial markers for image guidance in prostate radiotherapy: patient-reported toxicity”, Br J Radiol, 82, 941-945 (2009).
      • 11-  Akpinar H., Tufek I., Atuğ F. ve Kural A.R., "Doppler ultrasonography guided pelvic plexus block before systematic needle biopsy of the prostate: a prospective randomised study" Urology, 74, 267-272 (2009).   12-  Kural AR., Atug F., Akpinar H., Tufek I., “Robot-Assisted Laparoscopic Bladder Diverticulectomy Combined with Photoselective Vaporization of Prostate: A Case Report and Review of Literature”, J Endourol, 23, 1281-5 (2009).
      • 13-  Eskicorapci SY, Türkeri L, Karabulut E, Cal C, Akpinar H, Baltacı S, Baykal K, the Turkish Validation Study Group of Kattan Preoperative Nomogram, Kattan MW, and Ozen H., “Validation of Two Preoperative Kattan Nomograms Predicting Recurrence After Radical Prostatectomy for Localized Prostate Cancer in Turkey: A Multicenter Study of the Uro-oncology Society,” Urology, 74, 1289-1295, 2009.
      • 14-  Kural AR., Atug F., Tufek I., Akpinar H., “ Robot-Assisted Partial Nephrectomy Versus Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy: Comparison of Outcomes” J Endourol, 23: 1491-1497 (2009).
      • 15- Tüfek I, Akpınar H, Sevinç C, Kural AR. “Primary left upper quadrant (Palmer's point) access for laparoscopic radical prostatectomy” Urol J, 7, 152-156 (2010).
      • 16-  Romero V, Akpinar H, Assimos DG. “Kidney stones: a global picture of prevalence, incidence, and associated risk factors” Rev Urol, 12, 86-96 (2010).
      • 17-  Kural AR, Obek C, Tuna MB, Akpinar H, Demirkesen O, Atug F, Tüfek I. “Conversion to hand assistance may prevent conversion to an open procedure in standard laparoscopic nephrectomy” J Endourol, 24, 1297-1300 (2010).
      • 18- Ozen H, Akyol F, Toktas G, Eskicorapci S, Unluer E, Kuyumcuoglu U, Abay E, Cureklibatur I, Sengoz M, Yalcin V, Akpinar H, Zorlu F, Sengor F, Karaman I. “Is prophylactic breast radiotherapy necessary in all patients with prostate cancer and gynecomastia and/or breast pain?” J Urol, 184, 519-524 (2010).
      • 19-  Gorbachinsky I, Akpinar H, Assimos DG. “Metabolic syndrome and urologic diseases.” Rev Urol. 12,157-80 (2010).
      • 20-  Türkeri L, Tanıdır Y, Çal Ç, Özen H, Şahin H; Turkish Urooncology Society. Comparison of the efficacy of single or double intravesical epirubicin instillation in the early postoperative period to prevent recurrences in non-muscle-invasive urothelial carcinoma of the bladder: prospective, randomized multicenter study. Urol Int. 2010;85(3):261-5.
      • 21-  Romero V, Akpinar H, Smith JJ 3rd, Assimos DG. Changing patterns in iatrogenic ureteral injuries. Rev Urol. 2011;13(4):e179-83.
      • 22-  Tufek I, Akpinar H, Atug F, Obek C, Esen HE, Keskin MS, Kural AR. The impact of local anesthetic volume and concentration on pain during prostate biopsy: a prospective randomized trial. J Endourol. 2012 Feb;26(2):174-7.
      • 23-  Atug F, Kural AR, Tufek I, Srivastav S, Akpinar H. Anterior and Posterior Reconstruction Technique and its Impact on Early Return of Continence after Robot-Assisted Radical Prostatectomy Operations. J Endourol. 2012 Apr;26(4):381-6.
      • 24- Lange JN, Wood KD, Wong H, Otto R, Mufarrij PW, Knight J, Akpinar H, Holmes RP, Assimos DG. Sensitivity of human strains of Oxalobacter formigenes to commonly prescribed antibiotics. Urology. 2012 Jun;79(6):1286-9.
      • 25- Pilanci KN, Ordu C, Akpinar H, Balci C, Başsülü N, Köksal UI, Elbüken F, Okutur K, Bülbül G, Sağlam S, Demir G. Dramatic Response to Catumaxomab Treatment for Malign Ascites Related to Renal Cell Carcinoma With Sarcomotoid Differentiation. Am J Ther. 2014 Apr 11.
      • 26- Tufek I, Mourmouris P, Argun OB, Öbek C, Keskin MS, Akpinar H, Atug F, Kural
      • AR. Robot-Assisted Bladder Diverticulectomy with Concurrent Management of Bladder Outlet Obstruction. Urol Int. 2016 Feb 11. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 26863520.

      • Minimally Invasive Urology Association (general secretary)
      • Urological Surgery Association
      • Urooncology Association
      • European Urology Association (EAU)
      • American Urology Association (AUA)