Associate Professor İsmail Safa SATOĞLU


I was born in 1975 in Izmir. I received my primary, secondary and high school education at Agah Efendi Primary School, Izmir Private Turkish College and Izmir Science High School in Izmir. I started my medical education in 1993 and completed my medical education at Hacettepe University English Faculty of Medicine in Ankara in 1999. I started my residency at Izmir Dokuz Eylül University Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology in 2000 and finished my residency in 2005. During my residency, I worked as an observer at Johns Hopkins University Pediatric Orthopedics and Spine Clinic for 3 months in 2003 and at the Spine Clinic at the Government Medical College of Chandigarh, India for 1 month in 2004. After my residency, I did my military service at Denizli Military Hospital.

In 2006, I received Orthopedics Board Certificate and became a member of the Turkish Orthopedics and Traumatology Education Commission (TOTEK).

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Associate Professor İsmail Safa SATOĞLU


Associate Professor İsmail Safa SATOĞLU
Associate Professor İsmail Safa SATOĞLU

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  • What is foot surgery?

    Foot and ankle surgery are surgical functions prescribed for the treatment of all kinds of problems associated with the foot and ankle.

  • What is good for hand and wrist pain?

     Applying ice in wrist pain can relieve the pain. Ice should be kept on the area for a maximum of 15 minutes. If the pain increases, the application should be stopped immediately. Bandage can be wrapped: Another way to reduce pain in the wrists is bandage wrapping.

  • Does spinal curvature cause pain?

    Back pain can be caused by the spine. In particular, curvatures in the spine can cause pain as they put pressure on the back. Tense muscles put the nerves under pressure and cause pain.

  • Where does scoliosis cause pain?

    As the pressure on the nerves increases due to scoliosis, leg pain, fatigue, spasms in the back and lumbar muscles can be observed. As the condition progresses and the nerve pressure intensifies, complaints of weakness, numbness and pain in the legs increase.

  • Which diseases does orthopedic traumatology treat?

    Major areas such as arms, legs, pelvic region, spine and connecting tissues of bones, muscles, vessels, nerves and spinal cord are within the field of interest of the Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology.