Born on February 1, 1965 in Ceyhan, Kemal Uğurlu completed Namık Kemal Primary School in 1976 and Yaldır Kardeşler Secondary School in 1979. In 1982, he was awarded a place at Cerrahpaşa Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul University. After studying there for two years, Ugurlu continued his education in France. Returning from France Kemal Uğurlu graduated from Cerrahpaşa Faculty of Medicine in 1989 and received the title of Medical Doctor.
He started his specialtist training in France and respectively completed his residency and received received his licence to practice from Vakıf Gureba Hospital Plastic, Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery Clinic on June 26, 1996.
1- Nantes University Plastic, Aesthetic, Burn and Reconstructive Surgery Clinic (1989-1991 Nantes, France)
2- Tours University Maxillo-Facial Surgery, Plastic, Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery (1991-1993 Tours, France)
3- Şişli Etfal Training and Research Hospital Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Clinic (1993-1994)
4- Vakıf Gureba Hospital Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Clinic (1994-1996)
In 1997, he studied a post-gradute degree in the Maxillo-Facial Surgery Clinic of the Faculty of Medicine of Tours University of France.
In 2011, he received certificate of minor expertise in the field of Hand Surgery.
In 2012, he received a certificate of proficiency in Oral-Maxillofacial Surgery.
He speaks good English and French. Kemal Uğurlu received the title of Associate Professor in 2005 and Professor in 2013.
Between 1997 and 2011, he worked in the Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Clinic of Şişli Etfal Training and Research Hospital.
Dr. Kemal Ugurlu currently examines his patients in his private clinic and performs his operations at a private hospital.
1988-1989 French Language Literature, University of Nantes, France
1989-1990 Anatomy and Orogenesis, University of Nantes, France
1991-1994 Facial Surgery, University of Grenoble, France
1992-1993 Experimental Microsurgery and Applied Surgical Anatomy, University of Tours, France
1997-2000 Cervico-Fasial Carcinology, Gustave Rossy Cancer Research Center, Paris, France
His Thesis Titled Expertise in Medicine and his Thesis Advisor:
“Comparison of Vascular Grafts and Nerve Grafts in Nerve Defect Repair”
(Experimental Study) Clinical Supervisor and Thesis Advisor: Op. Dr. Zafer Özsoy
Memberships in Scientific Organizations:
- Turkish Medical Association
- Turkish Society of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons
- Aesthetic Surgery Association
- Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Society
- Turkish Reconstructive Microsurgery Association
TÜBİTAK (The Scientific and Technological Research Countil of Turkey) International Scientific Publications Incentive Program Awards:
“The Combined Use of Flaps Based on Subscapular Vascular System for Unilateral Facial Deformities. ”
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 106, 1079-1089, (2000).
- 26th Turkish Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery National Congress (Bilkent Ankara)
“2nd prize in expert competition”
Use of Dorsal Thoracic Fascioliasis in Esophagus Defects: Experimental Study on a Dog.