Dr. Bülent Çekiç

Dr. Bülent Çekiç

Cekic Interventional Radiology Clinic

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Cekic Interventional Radiology Clinic

Antalya, Turkey

+905326457697 bulend71@yahoo.com www.bulentcekic.com


Thyroid ablation
Parathryoid adenoma ablation
Goitre embolization
Thyroid artery embolization
  • Medical Board Eligibility / Certification
  • General Physician License, Turkish Government
  • Specialty Diploma in Family Medicine
  • Specialty Diploma in Radiology 
  • Certificate, National Board of Radiology 
  • Certificate, National Board of Interventional Radiology 
  • Associate Professor, Interventional Radiology 
  • Employment History
  • Assistant Professor, Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, Antalya Research and Training Hospital, Antalya
  • Present Associate Professor of Radiology, Chief, Interventional Radiology, Antalya Research and Training Hospital, Antalya
  • Education & Experience
  • Fellowship — Interventional Radiology, Antalya Research and Training Hospital, Antalya
  • Residency — Diagnostic Radiology, Istanbul Research and Training Hospital, Istanbul
  • Residency — Family Physician, Izmir Research and Training Hospital, Izmir 
  • Medical School — Atatürk University, Erzurum 
  • Secondary School — Izmir Atatürk High School

Dr. Bulent Cekic

Dr. Bülent Çekiç is a leading expert in thyroid thermal ablation, specifically microwave and radiofrequency ablation. He has treated over 6000 cases using these methods since 2013, and has published 6 articles on the topic in Pubmed.

Beyond his clinical practice, Dr. Çekiç has conducted 28 workshops on thyroid thermal ablation at his own clinic and 23 workshops in various countries including Iraq, Morocco, Oman, India, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Libya, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, Jordan, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Italy, and Hungary. These workshops have attracted 50 local and 250 international doctors in total.

Moreover, Dr. Çekiç has delivered presentations on thyroid thermal ablation and thyroid artery embolization at international interventional radiology congresses such as CCMA, CIRSE, TRD, TGRD, and PAIRS, as well as ET Valencia and FHNO. In recent years, he has expanded his services to include thyroid artery embolization as a non-surgical treatment option for Plonjuan goiter and diffuse goiter, having treated nearly 150 cases using this approach.

Currently, Associate Professor Dr. Bülent Çekiç practices at his own clinic in Antalya, Turkey.


Professional Societies

  • Turkish Society of Radiology
  • Turkish Society of Interventional Radiology
  • European Society of Radiology (ESR)
  • Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe (CIRSE)

Treating Parathyroid Disease with Ablation 🛑 NO SURGERY REQUIRED with Dr. Bülent Çekiç

Find an RFA doctor at www.rfamd.com Parathyroid adenomas are a common medical condition that results from the abnormal growth of one or more parathyroid glands. Patients with this condition may suffer from symptoms like high parathyroid hormone levels, high calcium levels, osteoporosis, and even kidney stones. While surgery is the traditional treatment for parathyroid adenomas, […]

Which Ablation is best for Treating Thyroid Nodules? RFA or Microwave? with Dr. Bülent Çekiç

Dr. Çekiç is well-known for not only treating patients but also training other doctors in the field of ablation.  Thyroid nodules can cause discomfort, pain, and even serious health issues if left untreated. Fortunately, ablation therapy offers a non-invasive solution to treating these nodules. Two popular types of ablation are radiofrequency ablation (RFA) and microwave […]