Acibadem University Atakent Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey - Overview
ACIBADEM UNIVERSITY ATAKENT HOSPITAL
Acıbadem University AtakentHospital positioned as a general purpose hospital and opened for service in January 2014. Acıbadem University Atakent Hospital is the 5thAcıbadem healthcare provider located on the European side of Istanbul. The innovative hospital provides healthcare in all branches of medicine. The hospital features specialist Organ Transplant and Bone Marrow Transplant Centers. The total number of beds is 300 and there are 8 operation rooms. The emergency service has separate entrances for ambulance and patients; there are also surgical and orthopedic intervention rooms as well as special observation rooms, including 7 for adults, 4 for children, and 1 for patients requiring isolation.
Since 1991, our group has become the leader of our sector through our powerful infrastructure, experienced staff and innovative services. Our goals and mission have been the force propelling us to our success today, and we will continue to take great leaps into the future. Acibadem continues to build on its success! Since its inception just 25 years ago, Acibadem has taken its rightful place amongst the Turkish super brands. Our vision and development of our business models have always driven us forward. Our innovations have propelled Acibadem into the international spotlight. In 2012, we signed a partnership agreement with IHH Healthcare Berhad, one of the largest groups of the Far East. Our partnership has positioned IHH as the 2nd Largest Healthcare Chain in the world. Today we can confidently say; “Acibadem is now in the international league!”
All hospitals within the group that meet global stan¬dards also stand out with the centers of excellence. 9 Cancer Centers (surgical, radiotherapy, chemotherapy), 12 Heart Care Centers (pediatric and adult cardiology and pediatric and adult cardiac surgery), 10 In Vitro Fertilization Centers (Infertility – IVF), 7 Organ Trans¬plantation Centers (liver transplantation, kidney transplantation, bone marrow transplantation), 5 Spine Cen¬ters (scoliosis,kyphosis, osteoporoticfractures, spinal cord injuries, Spinal tumors, Spinal disc and cervical disc hernia) 1 Sports Medicine Center accredited by FIFA, 10 Nuclear Medicine, 7 Robotic Surgery Centers (colorectal, obesity, gynecology, otorhinolaryngology, thyroid diseases, urology, cardiovascular diseases) and Eye Center (refractive, oculoplastic and cataract surgeries, corneal diseases and transplants, retinal and glaucoma treatments) are all among the nati¬onally and internationally accredited and qualified centers due to their advanced technology equipment and experts that have significant experience in their own fields.
The quality of the services provided by Acibadem Healthca¬re Group is also supported by Joint Commission International (JCI). Joint Commission International (JCI) is an international accreditation assessment model with the highest level of accreditation. Acibadem Healthcare Group has adopted JCI accreditation standards in order to reinforce its quality improvement and patient safety approaches. Collaborating with Labmed Dortmund GmbH, which has been actively operating in Germany for more than 30 years with regards to “reference laboratory services”, AcibademLabmed has also been issued with “ISO 15189 Clinical Laboratory Accreditation Certificate”.
Technological facilities and state-of-the-art diagnostic and treatment instruments we have at Acibadem Health Care Group Hospitals and Medical Centers is one of the most significant elements that increase our success continuously. Da Vinci, Force CT, Flash CT, IntraoperativeRadiotherapy (LIAC), GammaKnife Perfexion, Cyberknife, Whole Body MRI, 3-D Digital Mammography with Tomosynthesis, 4-D Breast Ultrasonography, TrueBeam, Intraoperative 3 Tesla MRI, Trilogy, Rapidarc, PET/CT, MRI FUSION PROSTATE BIOPSY, DSA (DIGITAL ANGIOGRAPHY), EOS (3D SKELETAL SYSTEM IMAGING) and NAVIO KNEE ROBOT are some of our state-of-the-art diagnostic and treatment instruments we use in our many specialty centers at our hospitals.
CENTERS OF EXCELLENCE
At Acibadem Cancer Centers, the diagnosis and treatment of all cancer types are evaluated with a multidisciplinary approach. All kinds of chemotherapy and biological treatment applications are administered by trained and experienced oncology nurses, who are informed about the psychological and physical needs of cancer patients and they are monitored by expert physicians. Among the services provided at the centers, there are scanning programs conducted for the early diagnosis of cancer, detection of those patients that are healthy but carry a cancer risk and informing these people and their relatives about protection from cancer.
The services offered at the Cancer Centers
- Chemotherapy (Medication Treatment)
- Hormone Treatment
- Immunotherapy (Immunization Treatment)
- Target Driven Biological Treatment
Most advanced technological devices used at the Cancer Centers are:
- Cyberknife ensures cancer treatment with an accuracy that is more sensitive than a millimeter.
- Gamma Knife Perfexion treats brain tumors without requiring surgery.
- Truebeam ensures that healthy tissues are exposed less and irradiation period is shorter.
- LIAC directly radiates tumor areas with a single dose, while protecting healthy tissues.
The da Vinci robot, which has the world’s most advanced technology carries out cancer operations with laparoscopic methods and micro incisions, while producing 3 dimensional images.
Within the scope of surgical oncology, curative surgery is also applied. It is also possible to apply oncological surgery in palliative treatments.
PEDIATRIC AND ADULT HEART-CARE CENTERS
Pediatric and Adult Heart-Care Centers operating under the auspices of Acibadem Health Group provides world-class services with their bed capacities, number of operation rooms, intensive care units and comfortable patient rooms. Acibadem Pediatric and Adult Heart-Care Centers offer diagnostic and treatment services in a wide range of fields in relation to adult and pediatric cardiovascular diseases. Acibadem Pediatric and Adult Heart-Care Centers provides heart-care services with highly qualified, multidisciplinary certified doctors and healthcare professionals.
The services offered at the Pediatric and Adult Heart Care Centers
- Cardiovascular Surgery
- Endovascular Surgery
- Pediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery-Including neonatal, infant patients
- complex anomalies and reoperations
- Pediatric Cardiology
- Interventional Cardiology
- Intensive & Semi-Intensive Care Unit
- Interventional Radiology
- Nuclear Medicine
ORGAN TRANSPLANT CENTERS
As a reference center for many complex treatments, Acibadem Hospıtals Group has achieved many firsts in Turkey, which include firsts in Organ Transplantation as well. Among the first of Acibadem Organ Transplant Centers there are; the first kidney transplantation performed on the baby with the lowest weight, the first donor nephrectomy of an 84-year-old donor, the first single-port donor nephrectomy, the first donor nephroctomy through the vigina with the NOTES method (the vaginal laparoscopic kidney operation, which is administered by entering through natural openings in female donors, ensures that the donor does not have any scars left after the surgery), the first kidney transplant from an 85-year-old donor with brain death and the first transplant of a liver piece from the mother donor to her 8-year-old child. In Acibadem Organ Transplant Centers kidney and liver transplantation surgiries are carried out both from living and or deceased donors.
The Kidney Transplant Centers of Acibadem, with an experience of more than 300 kidney transplant surgeries annually and %98 success rate, serve to their patients with an utmost medical care, under the supervision of respected medical experts.
Liver transplantation at Acibadem Organ Transplant Centers is carried out with orthotropic liver transplant, which is described as the golden standard worldwide. Today with this method, before the liver is extracted, the large vena at the back is protected with clips and then the transplantation is administered. Acibadem is the only center that performs liver transplantations for cirrhosis patients with portal vein thrombosis.
PEDIATRIC AND ADULT BONE MARROW TRANSPLANT CENTERS
The only bone marrow center with cGMP (international good cell processing experience) accreditation and the only bone marrow center that can make a licensed production of MSC against a GVHD reaction that may be lethal when it occurs during stem cell transfer.
Acibadem Healthcare Group possesses 3 centers that offer special services to adult and pediatric patients regarding Bone Marrow Transplantation (BMT) used in the treatment of some blood disorders and cancer types. Bone Marrow Transplant Centers supported by Acibadem infrastructure, harbors all the infrastructure and equipment for transplantation. All services in the centers are given in the international standards and sterile settings. The department for hospitalized patients provides transplantation, and the outpatient clinics provide post transplantation care services.
At the Breast Clinics, all kinds of tests, diagnosis and treatments related to breast health are applied with a multidisciplinary approach. During the planning of the treatment of breast cancer, general surgeon, radiologist, pathologist, medical oncologist, and radiation oncologist work in collaboration with each other. Alongside these, the assessment provided by the psychologist and psychiatrist prior to and after the treatment are also significance.
Imaging Tests: Mammography, Ultrasonography, Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
Biopsy Methods: Needle Biopsies, Fine-needle Aspiration Biopsy (FNAB), True-cut Biopsy, Vacuum Biopsy, MR Guided Biopsy
Labelling: Labelling with wire, ROLL (Radionuclide-guided occult lesion localization)
Treatment of Breast Cancer
Surgical treatment, Breast Reconstruction, Radiotherapy, Systemic Treatments (Chemotherapy, Hormone Therapy, Target Driven Biological Treatments)
At the Spine Centers, the treatment methods, which are based on evidence and prioritize the patient’s safety and that have been determined and controlled through clinical means are being applied. Patient safety is always prioritized. The centers carry out all kinds of diagnostic and treatment procedures with respect to the disease pertaining to the spine and spinal cord.
ROBOTIC SURGERY CENTERS
The advanced technological at the Robotic Surgery Centers, da Vinci Robotic Surgery System, is being used by expert teams specialized in their own field. This system enables the surgeons to carry out the surgıcal operation with minimal incision, while it is known with three-dimensional imaging and advanced technological movement capability along with precision qualities.
ROBOTIC SURGERY CENTERS
- Cardiovascular Diseases
- General Surgery
- Obesity Surgery
- Gynecology Surgery
- Otorhinolaryngology Surgery
- Thyroid Diseases
- Urology Surgery
IN VITRO FERTILIZATION CENTERS (IVF)
Acibadem IVF Centers provide services with medical technical equipment of international standards and experts specialized in their own fields. At the IVF Centers, all kinds of diagnostic and treatment methods such as ovulation induction, artificial insemination, classical in vitro fertilization, microinjection and other micro manipulation methods as well as testicle biopsy, laparoscopic and hysteroscopic surgical interventions are implemented. High-risk families for some genetic diseases, are also offered with the pre-implantation genetic diagnosis alternative, which is a preterm prenatal diagnosis method.
OBESITY CENTERS (IVF)
At the Obesity Centers, the diagnostic and treatment procedures applied through a multidisciplinary approach aim to ensure that the patients lose weight in an unproblematic way and most importantly they preserve this weight loss for long years.
The treatment services at the Obesity Centers are: Diet Treatment, Exercise Treatment, Behavior Modification Treatment, Medication Treatment, and Obesity Surgery.
Patients of all ages including the newborn and patients with complicated issues are treated with the latest technology ın the Acibadem Neurosurgery Clinics. We provide 24 hours non-stop service for head traumas and spinal cord injuries as well as other urgent neurosurgery issues. We have adult’s and children’s intensive care units for patients that need to be closely monitored due to risks.
The services offered at the Neurosurgery Clinics
- Congenital Nervous System Diseases
- Gamma Knife
- Cerebrovascular Disorders
- Degenerative Spinal Diseases
CROHN’S DISEASE AND COLITIS CENTER
In the Gastroenterology Clinics, diagnosis and treatment of digestive system diseases is carried out. Additionally, the clinics have a center specifically for inflammatory intestinal diseases.
The services offered at the Gastroenterology &Crohn’s and Colitis Center
- Diagnosis and medical-interventional treatment of diseases developing in the organs belonging to the digestive system
- Treatment of Acid Reflux Diseases
- Treatment of Anorectal Diseases
- Besides gastro-duo-denoscopy and colonoscopy, the technologically well-equipped Endoscopy Units enable advanced level process such as ERCP to be carried out routinely as well.
Diagnostic and treatment services provided at the Eye Clinic with a multidisciplinary approach. The clinic, which also possesses a technological infrastructure that enables the administration of laser methods and eye surgeries, provides inpatient and outpatient treatment services under the same roof.
Services Offered at the Eye Clinics
- Cataract Surgery
- Refractive Surgery (Lens and Laser Surgery)
- Medical Retina
- Surgical Retina
- Cornea Diseases
- Ophthalmological Problems of Diabetic Patients
- Macular Degeneration
- Treatment of Retinal Vascular Diseases
- Vitroretinal Surgery
AESTHETIC, PLASTIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY CLINICS
Acibadem Aesthetic, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Departments are equipped with the latest medical technology and are dedicated to clinical excellence, patient comfort and safety. Our staff physicians are among the most qualified in their fields and the first to adopt the most advanced, evidence-based, and the safest techniques in the nation.
HAIR TRANSPLANTATION CENTERS
In Acibadem Hair Transplantation Centers highly experienced specialists who are under the supervision of hair transplantation plastic surgeons carry out the procedure. Hair transplantation is he only and definitive surgical solution for the patient who have been unable to achieve results with medical treatments. In hair transplantation, hair roots are taken from areas of the scalp above the nape and the area between the ears, which are coded against hair loss, and transplanted using proper techniques in the areas where there is hair loss.
Hair Transplantation Methods
- Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE)
- PRP Supported Hair Transplant
At Acibadem Hospitals Group Departments of Dentistry and Oral Surgery, dental specialists provide outstanding dental care in the fully equipped modern dental clinics. At Acibadem, our team of dental practitioners includes general dentists, endodontists, periodontists, oral and maxillofacial surgeons and dental hygienists. With the state of the art technology and professional dental staff, Acibadem Dentistry Clinics are able to treat the full-spectrum of oral and dental problems in order to give our patients a healthy smile.
Acibadem in Figures
Acibadem Health Group was established in 1991.
Nearly 20.000 employees including physicians, nurses, administrative and technical staff21 hospitals and 17 outpatient clinicsin 5 COUNTRIES.
Covering a total SERVICE AREA of 700.000 m2
International Patient Services
The International Patient Services Center at Acıbadem Hospitals Group offers a comprehensive range of services for international patients and visitors. Our staff is dedicated to providing services including consultations, diagnostic services, billing and insurance, travel and lodging arrangements and language interpretation services.
Acıbadem International Patient Services Center, designed as a “one-stop” service center, offers healthcare services from the day of your request until the time you return to your home country. It is the initial point of contact for acquiring medical information, orientation and registration.
The team of dedicated professionals organizes the “Healthcare Journey” of international patients according to their needs and expectations. We can help you with the following services before, during and after your stay:
- Scheduling medical appointments
- Assisting with international insurance companies
- Making hotel arrangements
- Arranging ground transportation from the airport
- Assisting with visa procedures
- Estimating cost of services
- Assisting with hospital admissions and physicians
- Ensuring that you understand the instructions from physicians
- Obtaining and delivering copies of medical reports after consultations
- Assisting with discharge and payment procedures
- Facilitating communication with the physicians of Acıbadem Hospitals Group after your departure
Departments and specialty centers at Acibadem University Atakent Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
- Transportation services
- Personal escort available
- Private nurse available
- Visa arrangements
- Flight arrangements
- Electronic medical records
- Insurance coordination
- Interpreters available on demand
- Family members can stay with patient
- Accommodation arrangements
- Vegeterian food
- Halal food
- Special order food
- Private Rooms
- Recovery facilities
- Phone in rooms
- Internet connection
- Money exchange
- Doctors have liability insurance
- Hospital has liability insurance
- Number of beds: 300
- Year established: 2014
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