Dr. Bülent Çekiç

Dr. Bülent Çekiç

Antalya Training and Research Hospital

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Antalya Training and Research Hospital

Antalya, Turkey

+90.532.480.9971 bulend71@yahoo.com


Interventional Radiology
Microwave and Radiofrequency Ablation
Peripheral and Abdominal vascular diasease
Vertebral Augmentation
  • 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 3500 cases using these methods since 2013, and has published 8 articles on the topic in Pubmed.

In addition to his clinical work, Dr. Çekiç has also organized 14 workshops on thyroid thermal ablation in his own clinic and 7 workshops in various countries. These workshops have been attended by a total of 40 local and 70 international doctors.

Dr. Çekiç has also presented on thyroid thermal ablation at international interventional radiology congresses such as CCMA, CIRSE, TRD, TGRD, and PAIRS. 

In recent years, he has also begun offering thyroid artery embolization as a non-surgical treatment option for Plonjuan goiter and diffuse goiter, and has treated nearly 70 cases using this method.

Dr. Bulent Cekic is currently working as a chief at the Antalya Research and Training Hospital. He has received his MD from Ataturk University. He specialized in Interventional Radiology.

Language Spoken: Turkish, German, English


Professional Societies

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

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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 […]