Surgeon Doctor İlker Manavbaşı is the youngest member of the Rhinoplasty Society which was
founded by American nasal aesthetics surgeons. Rhinoplasty Society accepts only a limited
number of surgeons from around the world as members.
The Surgeon Doctor İlker Manavbaşı was born in Ankara in 1971. After graduating from Ankara
University Faculty of Medicine in 1994, he passed the TUS examination with high scores in the
same year and was qualified to specialize in the Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery of
Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine is one of the oldest medical schools in Turkey. With the
the ideal of being a respected aesthetic surgeon, İlker Manavbaşı during his six years of specialization
training at Hacettepe University visited the University of Kuopio in Finland and Linköping University
in Sweden as an observer doctor.
After completing his specialization in 2001 he worked as Chief of the Department of Hand Surgery in
İstanbul Private İren Hospital until 2004. Then, he worked at the Plastic and Aesthetic Surgery Clinic
of Professor. Dr. Onur Erol, one of the known surgeons in our country as a fellow and later as a
partner. Then, Mr. İlker focused on nasal surgeries (rhinoplasty), and worked in the Zeeba clinic in
Cleveland, Ohio with the Professor. Dr. Bahman Guyuron is one of the world’s leading plastic
surgeons in the field of rhinoplasty.
Functional aesthetic nasal surgery, breast implants, deep layer facelift, rejuvenation surgery
around the eyes and mega-liposuction (over 5 liters of liposuction) Buttock enhancement(bbl) are
some of the special areas of his specialization.
Mr. İlker’s ideal is to obtain the ideal nose with a single operation and to eliminate the main
problems encountered in nose operations. Two of the techniques he developed for this purpose
were presented at the Symposium on Plastic Surgery Symposium in Italy in 2008.
These techniques, which prevent nasal collapse and provide permanent recovery of curved noses
in one séance, in 2010 and 2011 were entitled to be published in the world-renowned aesthetic
surgery magazines. Click here to come up with scientific publications on these new techniques.
He is currently working on other techniques that have been developed to enable computerized nose
simulations to be applied to the patient’s nose during surgery.
Mr. İlker’s English knowledge is at an advanced level. In his spare time from plastic surgery, he is
engaged in reading history, and philosophy, and likes to listen to classical music. His sports activities
indispensable for a healthy life are fencing, skiing, and swimming. He is a member of the Istanbul
Medical Chamber, Turkish Society of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery and Aesthetic
Plastic Surgery Association.