Having graduated from Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine in 1990, She received Dermatology Speciality Training from Ankara University and Associate Professorship title from Kırıkkale University in 2005. Following the completion of her education, she worked in Turkey’s leading healthcare organizations such as Acıbadem and Memorial. In her clinic opened in September 2018, she offers service to you, our valued customers and patients.
1990 HACETTEPE UNIVERSITY FACULTY OF MEDICINE, Doctor of Medicine
1996 ANKARA UNIVERSITY FACULTY OF MEDICINE, Dermatology Specialist Education
2000 KIRIKKALE UNIVERSITY FACULTY OF MEDICINE, Assistant Professor
2005 KIRIKKALE UNIVERSITY FACULTY OF MEDICINE, Associate Professor
Certificates of Training
1996 Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) Certificate
2006-2010 Acıbadem Health Group – Istanbul
2010-2017 Memorial Hospital- Istanbul
2018 September, Clinic
Ankara Association of Dermatological and Venereal Diseases
Turkish Association of Dermatology
Courses and Seminars
Case Western Reserve University, Department of Dermatology Research Assistant, 2002 (6 month), Cleveland / USA
ARTICLES PUBLISHED IN INTERNATIONAL REFEREED JOURNALS:
Boyvat A, H. Erdi, A. Birol, E. Gürgey. Interaction of commonly used emmolients with photochemotherapy. Photodermatol Photoimmunol & Photomed 2000;16: 156-60
Birol A, R.Anadolu, H. Tutkak, E. Gürgey. HLA Class I and Class II antigens in Turkish patients with pemphigus. Int J Dermatol 2002; 41: 79-83
Bozdoğan Ö, E. Erkek, P. Atasoy, M. Koçak, A. Birol, Çaydere M. Bcl-2-related proteins, alpha-smooth muscle actin and amyloid deposits in aggressive and non-aggressive basal cell carcinomas. Acta Derm Venereol 2002; 82: 423-7.
Stevens SR, M.S. Ke, A. Birol, M.H. Terhune, E.J. Parry, C. Ross, E.N. Mostow, A.C. Gilliam, K.D. Cooper. A simple clinical scoring system to improve the sensitivity and standardization of the diagnosis of mycosis fungoides type cutaneous T-cell lymphoma:
Koçak M, Ö. Bozdoğan, E. Erkek, P. Atasoy, A. Birol. Examination of Bcl-2, Bcl-x and bax protein expression in psoriasis. Int J Dermatol 2003; 42: 789-93.
Öztaş MO, E. Çalıkoğlu, K. Baz, A. Birol, M. Önder, T. Çalıkoğlu, M.T. Kitapcı. Reliability of Web-based teledermatology consultations. J Telemed Telecare 2004; 10: 25-8.
Birol A, S. Ulkatan, M. Koçak, E. Erkek. Peripheral neuropathy in Behcet`s disease. J Dermatol 2004 Jun;31(6):455-9.
Anadolu R, T. Şen, N. Tarımcı, A. Birol, C.Erdem. Improved efficacy and tolerability of retinoic acid in acne vulgaris: A new topical formulation with cyclodextrin complex. J Eur Acad Dermatol Venerol 2004 Jul;18(4):416-21.
Anadolu R, A. Birol, H. Şanlı, C. Erdem, Ü. Türsen. MYCOSIS FUNGOIDES and SEZARY SYNDROME: Therapeutic approach and outcome in 113 patients. Int J Dermatol 2005 Jul;44(7):559-65.
Birol A, Kisa U, Kurtipek GS, Kara F, Kocak M, Erkek E, Caglayan O.Increased tumor necrosis factor alpha (TNF-alpha) and interleukin 1 alpha (IL1-alpha) levels in the lesional skin of patients with nonsegmental vitiligo. Int J Dermatol. 2006 Aug;45(8):992
Erberk-Ozen N, Birol A, Boratav C, Kocak M. Executive dysfunctions and depression in Behçet’s disease without explicit neurological involvement. Psychiatry Clin Neurosci. 2006 Aug;60(4):465-72.
Arikan OK, Birol A, Tuncez F, Erkek E, Koc C. A prospective randomized controlled trial to determine if cryotherapy can reduce the pain of patients with minor form of recurrent aphthous stomatitis. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2006 Ja
Muluk NB, Birol A. Effects of Behçet’s disease on hearing thresholds and transient evoked otoacoustic emissions. J Otolaryngol. 2007 Aug;36(4):220-6.
Anadolu R, A. Birol, S. Bostancı, A. Boyvat. A case of pemphigus vulgaris possibly induced by quinolones. J Eur Acad Dermatol Venerol 2002; 16: 152-3.
Koçak M, A. Birol, E. Erkek, Ö. Bozdoğan, P. Atasoy. Juvenile Subcorneal Pustular Dermatosis: A Case Report. Ped Dermatol 2003; 20: 57-9.
Şanlı H, R. Anadolu, M. Arat, P. Ekmekçi, A. Birol, C. Erdem, H. Koç. Dermatomal lichenoid graft versus host disease within herpes zoster scars. Int J Dermatol 2003; 42: 562-4.
Birol A, G. Bademci. Faun tail: Diagnosis of occult spinal dysraphism with a rare cutaneous marker. J Dermatol 2004; 31: 251-2.
Birol A, E. Erkek, Ö. Bozdoğan, M. Koçak, P. Atasoy. A case of porokeratotic eccrine ostial and dermal duct naevus of late onset. J Eur Acad Dermatol Venerol 2004 Sep;18(5):619-21
Birol A, E. Erkek, G.S. Kurtipek, M. Koçak. Keloid secondary to therapeutic cupping: An unusual complication. J Eur Acad Dermatol Venerol 2005 Jul;19(4):507
Kara M, E. Dikmen, C. Akarsu, A. Birol. Unilateral hyperhidrosis in Pourfour du Petit syndrome. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 2004 Aug;26(2):456-8.
Birol A, Bozdogan O, Keleş H, Kazkayasi M, Bagci Y, Kara S, Koçak M. Kimura’s disease in a Caucasian male treated with cyclosporine.Int J Dermatol. 2005 Dec;44(12):1059-60.
Kundakçı N, A. Akyol, A. Birol, P. Ekmekçi, Y. Peksarı, E. Gürgey. Efficacy of puva therapy in pustular psoriasis and contact dermatitis treatment. Lep Mec 2001; 32: 29-36
Birol A, E. Erkek, F. Tunçez, G.S. Kurtipek, Y. Bağcı, M. Koçak. The efficacy of intermittant low-dose systemic corticosteroid in the treatment of alopecia areata. Turk J Med Sci 2004; 34: 55-8.
Birol A, Kundakçı N. Innovations in lepra treatment. Lepr Mec 1998; 94-108
Birol A, Anadolu RY. Use of alpha hydroxy acids in dermatology. T Klin Kozmetoloji 1999; 2: 37-42
Birol A, Bostancı S. Soft tissue increase techniques. T Klin Dermatoloji 1999; 9: 112-20
Birol A, Kundakçı N. Photodynamic treatment. T Klin Dermatoloji 2000; 10: 222-8
BirolA, Bostancı S. Place of Radiotherapy in Dermatology. T Klin Dermatoloji 2000; 10: 156-62
Birol A, Peksarı Y. Innovations in anti-mycotic treatment. T Klin Dermatoloji 2000; 10: 62-9.
Birol A, S. Bostancı, Ü. Ölmez. Systemic lupus erythematosus case diagnosed with moniliasis and seborrheic dermatitis. T Klin Dermatoloji 2000; 10: 248-51.
Anadolu R, S. Bostancı, A. Akyol, T. Oskay, A. Birol, E. Gürgey. The coexistence of pemphigus vulgaris and multiple basal cell carcinoma arising on an old radiotherapy scar. J Ankara Med School 2000; 22: 177-9.
Birol A, E. Erkek, M. Koçak, Ö. Bozdoğan, P. Atasoy. Eruptive syringoma. The Journal of Kırıkkale University Faculty of Medicine 2001; 3: 72-3.
Anadolu RY, N. Kundakci N, A. Birol, Ü. Türsen Ü. A case of Behcet`s disease with anticardiolipin antibody positiviy and cryoglobulinemia. J Ankara Med School 2001; 23: 73-6. (Same with B1)
Şanlı H, A. Akyol, A. Birol, A. Boyvat, E. Terzi. Systematized verrucous epidermal nevus. T Klin Dermatoloji 2001; 11: 42-5.
CONFERENCE AND PANEL SPEECHES
Problems in melasma treatment. XVI. Prof Dr A Lütfi Tat Symposium, August 31 – September 4, 2003, ANKARA
Intravenous immunoglobulin treatment. XX1. National Dermatology Congress. 5-10 September 2006; Antalya.
Skin Tests Used in Allergic Contact Dermatitis. II. Aegean Dermatology Days. 15-18 May 2006, Fethiye
4. Lifestyle and Aging. International Society for Dermatologic Surgery 27th Annual Congress in cooperation with the Turkish Society for Dermatologic Surgery, August 31 – September 2, 2006, Istanbul
Treatment alternatives in non-melanoma skin cancers. Xvııı. Prof Dr Lütfü Tat Symposium, 6-10 November 2007; Ankara
Innovations in Liken sclera-atrophic treatment. Developments in Dermatology Symposium, June 2007 , Istanbul
Hereditary Nail Diseases. XıX. Prof Dr A Lütfü Tat Symposium, November 2009, Ankara
She can speak English and likes to play piano.
She likes cats very much.