Prof. Dr. Tayfun Aybek was born on the 6th of November, 1967 in Eskişehir, Turkey. He was graduated from Cerrahpaşa Medical Faculty in 1990. He specialized in Cardiovascular Surgery and became an associate professor at Johann Wolfgang Goethe University in Frankfurt, Germany. Currently, he is the head of the Cardiovascular Department of TOBB ETU University in Ankara, Turkey. Curriculum Vitae
Bypass in the Awake Patient (Hürriyet Newspaper, September 25, 2005):
Worldwide known Turkish Cardiac Specialist Tayfun Aybek, MD, 39, is being loved in Frankfurt very much.
"I got the quantum patent."
Aybek said that he is the very first surgeon who performed this new method as he found it. With this method he said, body temperature is being kept at 32 degrees so that it provides blood flow in the capillary vessel. "In this way, postoperative side effects are reduced."
Turkish Doctor Who Performs Bypass Surgery in the Awake Patient (Star Box Newspaper, September 22, 2002):
Tayfun Aybek, MD becomes popular with new methods of Cardiovascular Surgery that he developed. He started primary school t the age of 4 and a half. He finished high school when he was 16 and when he was at the age of 16 and a half, he entered University. Now, being at the age of 34 he became a worldwide known Heart Surgeon rather than becoming a Fighter Pilot. He is going to be a Professor of Medicine in the near future.
International and National Publications of Tayfun Aybek, MD, PhD
International Activities (Congress Presentations, Live Surgeries etc.)