Dr. İsa Özbey

Dr. İsa Özbey

Place of Birth: Kağızman / KARS

Date of Birth: 04.05.1966

Education: Primary School: Aş Kağıtut Village Primary School, Kağızman-Kars/TURKEY

Secondary School: Tuzluca High School (finished 2nd)

High School: Kağızman High School (graduated as 2.)

University: Atatürk University Faculty of Medicine (1983-1989) (Finished 5th)

He graduated on 31.07.1989, 2.10. He started working in Yozgat in 1989.

Specialization and Academic Studies: He started as a research assistant at Atatürk University Faculty of Medicine Urology Department in 1991 with the Medical Specialization Examination (TUS).  He became a urologist in November 1995. He worked as a specialist in the same clinic until 17.03.1997. Since then, he has continued to work as an Assistant Professor. Training on “Urodynamics” for 3 months in Ankara University Faculty of Medicine Urology Department in 1997 and on “Male and Female Sexual Dysfunction and Male Infertility” for 6 months in Istanbul University Istanbul Faculty of Medicine Urology Department, andrology unit in 2001.

 With 86 points in the KPDS foreign language exam, he came first in Erzurum. He became Associate Professor of Urology on 17.03.2003. He completed his 5-year associate professorship on 17.03.2008. 19.11. He was appointed as a Professor in 2008.

On 06.10.2009, he was appointed as the head of the Andrology Department under the Urology Department.

He was a member of the Jury Determination Subcommittee for the Surgical Sciences Associate Professorship Exam at the Interuniversity Board (UAK) and the editor of The Eurasian Journal of Medicine, which is the Journal of Atatürk University Faculty of Medicine.

During his teaching period, he managed 5 theses. He attended many national and international meetings as a guest speaker.

He took an active role in the opening of Atatürk University Faculty of Medicine IVF Center and still works as the only urologist in the IVF center.

He has been working as a referee in Turkish Journal of Urology Journal, National Trauma Journal, Turkish Journal of Medical Sciences, Yeni Uroloji Dergisi and Journal of Endo-urology, and as an editor of Endocrinology Department of Andrology Bulletin.

While he was working as the Vice Dean responsible for Education and Training in Atatürk University Faculty of Medicine between 2013-2014, he changed the curriculum of the Faculty of Medicine. His duties such as Turkish Urology Qualification Boards (TUYK) Examination Committee Member and Hospital Operating Room Committee Member are still continuing.

There are 60 articles within the scope of SCI and SCI-E, over 100 articles published in national refereed journals, 15 book chapters and over 1000 citations have been made to his articles.

He is currently in the scientific committee of the change and transformation program for Atatürk University New Generation University.

His duty of “Chairman of the Award Commission” of the Turkish Urology Association continues.

He became the President of the Turkish Urology Association on December 15, 2020 and   continued for one year this duty.

He is experienced in microscopic surgery (microsurgical varicocelectomy, micro-TESE, Epididymo-vasostomy, etc.) and has performed thousands of surgeries. He is experienced in congenital penile curvature, Peyronie’s Disease, Penile prosthesis and penile fracture and has attended many national and international  meetings as a invited speaker.

In 2010, he was selected by the ESSM as Europe’s best surgeon on penile fracture and his illustrated compilation called “Keys from Kolls” was published in the ESSM Today Magazine.

He has a good command of English and got 86 points from the KPDS-English exam and became the first in Erzurum province.

Previous positions:

1.1989-1991 Compulsory service in different units in Yozgat province

– Health center medicine

-Infectious Diseases Branch Office

– Provincial Vaccine Responsible (Yozgat province was the first in the country in vaccination and vaccination Congress was held in Yozgat)

-Yozgat Health Directorate

2. Military service in Balıkesir Edremit Face-bed Military Hospital for 1 month in May 2000.

Current position: Faculty Member (Professor) Atatürk University Faculty of Medicine Head of Urology Department, Head of Andrology Department, ERZURUM

Marital Status: Married and father of three (All three of them study at the medical faculty)

Foreign Language: English

Correspondence Address: Atatürk University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Urology, 25240, Erzurum


1.European Society of Sexual Medicine (ESSM)

2. European Association of Urology (EAU)

3. Society for the Study of Male Reproduction (SSMR)

4. Turkish Urology Association

5. Turkish Andrology Association

6. Pediatric Urology Association