Dr. Halil Coskun, M.D.

Bariatric Surgeon

Piyalepasa Blv. 34385, Sisli/Istanbul, Turkey


Dr. Halil Coskun is a bariatric surgery specialist whose depth of knowledge makes him a leader in the field. Since becoming a certified general surgeon, he has shaped his more than 20-year career with diverse experience, learning and working at numerous facilities, including in the USA. He has even instructed students on surgery before, and has his name to hundereds of publications, some of which are international. Dr. Coskun is also fluent in English, making him a great choice for international patients.


Dr. Halil Coskun, M.D.

Bariatric Surgeon

Education  :

987 – 1994: Attained a medical degree at Ankara University
1995 – 2000: Specialised in general surgery at Istanbul University
2004 – 2007 : Completed a fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation’s Bariatric and Metabolic Institute, in the USA
2012 : Completed a fellowship in metabolic/diabetes surgery at Weill Cornell Medicine in the USA
2014 :Completed a fellowship in robotic bariatric surgery at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation in the USA


2000 – 2022: Director of the Obesity and Metabolic Surgery Unit at Liv Hospital Ulus in Istanbul
2015 – 2019: Director of obesity and metabolic surgery at Florence Nightingale Hospital in Istanbul
2016 – 2018: Instructor at the Department of General Surgery at the Sanko University Medical Faculty in Gaziantep, Turkey
2022 – present: Surgeon at Memorial Sisli Hospital’s Obesity and Metabolic Surgery Center


Member of The Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons
Turkish Surgery Association (TCD)
Turkish Obesity Surgery Association (TOSS)
Endoscopic Laparoscopic Surgery Association (ELCD)
International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders (IFSO)
Turkish Bariatric Surgery Foundation, Education and Research Commission (He is the chairman of the commission.


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