Cemile Nurdan Ozturk

Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
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Cancers Treated:

Specializing In:

Breast reconstruction Breast surgery

About Cemile Nurdan Ozturk


Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center
  • Associate Professor of Oncology
  • Department of Head & Neck/Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, The State University of New York at Buffalo

  • Research Assistant Professor
  • Department of Neurosurgery

University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

  • Adjunct Associate Professor of Surgery
  • Department of Head & Neck/Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery


Education and Training:

  • 1995-2001 - MD - Istanbul University, Cerrahpasa Medical School, Istanbul, Turkey


  • 2002-2007 - Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery - Marmara University Medical School, Istanbul, Turkey


  • 2012-2013 - Clinical Scholar in Plastic Surgery - Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH
  • 2011-2012 - Aesthetic Surgery - Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH
  • 2010-2011 - Reconstructive Microsurgery - Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH

Board Certification:

  • 2009 - EBOPRAS (European Board of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery)

Professional Memberships:

  • 2013-present - ASRM (American Society For Reconstructive Microsurgery)
  • 2009-present - TPRECD (Turkish Society of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons)

Featured on Cancer Talk


1. Ozturk CN, Ozturk C, Sigurdson SL, Magner WJ, Sheedy B, Lohman R, Moon W. Broad Spectrum Antibiotics for Breast Expander/Implant Infection: Treatment Related Adverse Events and Outcomes. Ann Plast Surg. 2021 Oct 1; 87(4):396-401. PMID: 34559710

2. Ozturk CN, Ozturk C, Soucise A, Ahsan N, Kuhn J, Platek M, Lohman R, Moon W., Gurunian R. Bilateral Immediate Two Stage Breast Reconstruction in Patients With Unilateral Breast Cancer: Outcomes Analysis And Risk Assessment. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2021 Mar:74(3):480-485. PMID: 33069605

3. Ozturk CN, Ozturk C, Soucise A, Platek M, Ahsan N, Lohman R, Moon W, Djohan R. Expander/Implant removal after breast reconstruction: Analysis of risk factors and timeline. Aesthetic Plast Surg. 2018 Feb;42(1):64-72. PMID: 29270693

4. Larson KE, Ozturk CN, Kundu N, Cooper KR, Bernard S, Djohan R. Achieving Patient Satisfaction in Abdominal-Based Free Flap Breast Reconstruction: Correlation with BMI Subgroups and Weight Loss. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2014 Apr;133(4):763-73. PMID:24352211

5. Ozturk CN, Kundu N, Bernard S, Cooper K,Ozturk C, Djohan R. Breast Reconstruction With Abdominal Based Free Flaps in High Body Mass Index Population: Postoperative Complications and Impact of Weight Loss. Ann Plast Surg. 2013 Mar 28. PMID: 23542834