Assoc. Prof. ERDAL ASLIM


Cardiovascular Surgery

Date of birth: 29/09/1971
Place of birth: Lich/ Germany
Native language: Turkish
Foreign languages: German, English

Proffessional specialities:

– Surgical and endovascular treatment of aortic aneurysms
– Peripheral arterial occlusive disease: bypass surgery for limb salvage
– Surgical and endovascular treatment of carotid artery stenosis
– Endovenous Radiofrequency and laser treatment of varicose veins
– Surgical treatment of varicose veins with mini phlebektomie
– Transcutaneous radiofrequency thermocoagulation of telengiectasies
– Liquid and foam sclerotherapy for varicose veins
– Dialysis fistulae
– Surgical treatment of Vascular Thoracic Outlet Syndroms
– Burger disease, Reynaud disease and syndroms

Educational Periods

Primary education – High school  (1977 – 1988)

77 – 82            Primary school (Gaziosmanpaşa İlkokulu) İstanbul

82 – 85            Secondary school (Rami Ortaokulu) İstanbul

85 – 88            High School (Kabataş Erkek Lisesi) İstanbul

Medical Education

Trakya Üniversity Medical School (1988 – 1995)

01/08/1995      Graduation

Post-graduate training and study period



Education and work place


MD. Trainee University of Vienna Austria, Vascular and Hearth Surgery departments 1997-2004
MD. Specialist University Başkent Ankara Turkey dep.of Cardiovascular Surgery 2004-2005
MD. Faculty. University Başkent Ankara Turkey dep.of Cardiovascular Surgery 2005-2006
MD. Assistant Prof.MD. Associate Prof.

MD. Associate Prof.

University Başkent Ankara Turkey dep.of Cardiovascular SurgeryUniversity Başkent Ankara Turkey dep.of Cardiovascular Surgery

Acibadem Healthcare Group dep. Of Cardiovascular Surgery, div. of Vascular Surgery


09.2009- …..

Dissertation title and advisors: “Modern strategies of Infrarenal aortic aneurysm surgery and endovascular interventions”, Advisor: Prof. Dr. Thomas Hölzenbein

 Certificates, Educational Programms and Courses

  • Anatomical and operational practice course: Access  to the lower extremity and crural arteries; Anatomical Institut of Zurich University Vascular International Stiftung Switzerland 02/2000
  • European Masterclass Vascular Workshop; Zermat Pontresina Switzerland, Vascular International Stiftung 02/2001
  • Cardiovascular Surgery Educational Basic Training Course; Friedrich Schiller University of Jena Germany 04/2002

Membership of national and international associations

  • European Society of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
  • International College of Surgeons
  • National Society of  Vascular Surgery
  • National Society of Phlebology
  • National Society of Cardiovascular Surgery

Editorial board memberships

  • Turkish journal of vascular surgery (2006 – 2010)
  • Journal of Cardiovascular sciences (2008 – 2010)