Dr. Savas Ceylan is a Professor and the Chairman of Neurosurgery Department and the Director of Pituitary Research Center at Kocaeli University. He is the current president of Turkish Neurosurgical Society. He obtained his MD at Hacettepe University in 1981, and he completed his neurosurgical training at Karadeniz Teknik University in 1987. Since 1994 he has been the Chairman of Neurosurgery Department at Kocaeli University.
Dr. Ceylan’s primary clinical interests involve endoscopic pituitary and skull base surgery and neuroendoscopy. He founded endoscopic unit in Kocaeli University in 1996 and since then more than 3000 transnasal endoscopic approaches have been performed in this unit.
Dr. Ceylan is member of AANS,CNS, Academia Eurasiana Neurochirurgica, ISPS, IFNE, WFNS Skull Base Committee, Turkish Neurosurgical Society, Society of Central Nervous System Surgery (Turkey), Neurooncology Group of Turkish Neurosurgical Society.