OUR DOCTORS

Prof. Cüneyt Metin Alper, M.D.

Otolaryngology (ENT) - Head & Neck Surgery

Prof. Cüneyt Metin Alper, M.D.
  • Was named as a  Pittsburgh Magazine’s  2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 “Best Doctors” in Otolaryngology.
  • Was named as Outstanding Professor of the Year in Recognition of Dedication to Teaching by the Senior Otolaryngology Residents in University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine in 2010.
  • Was awarded the Committee Excellence Service Award by American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Foundation.
  • Received American Board of Otolaryngology and in 2006 and American Board of Otolaryngology Recertification in 2014.
  • Received the title of Associate Professor degree in 1995.
  • Has 97 articles published in international scientific journals and 5 books and 22 book chapters.
  • Member of Turkish Medical Association, Turkish Otorhinolaryngology Association, Association for Research in Otolaryngology, American Medical Association, American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, European Society of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology, Society for Ear, Nose, and Throat Advances in Children, American Association for the Advancement in Science, American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology, Pulitzer Society, International Society for Otitis Media, Pennsylvania Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery.

EDUCATION / TRAINING

Education Institution Year
Otolaryngology Residency Vakif Gureba Hospital Istanbul, Turkey 1988
Medical Education Hacettepe University School of Medicine 1982

CAREER

Title Institution Year
Professor of Otolaryngology Bodrum American Hospital 2021 - To date
Vice Chair of Research, Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology Department of Otolaryngology University of Pittsburgh, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center 2018 - To date
Director, ENT Research Laboratory Middle Ear Pressure Laboratory, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 2016 - To date
Professor of Clinical and Translational Science University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 2014 - To date
Director Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, Pediatric Otolaryngology Fellowship Program
 
2007 - 2016
Interim Director of Basic Research Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh 2003 - 2004
Assist. Prof.- Professor of Otolaryngology / Staff Otolaryngologist University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania / Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh        , Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 1995 - To date
Assoc. Prof. / Pediatric Otolaryngology Laboratory Supervisor Rangos Research Center, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh 1993 - 1997
Pediatric Otolaryngology Research Consultant Rangos Research Center, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine , Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 1992 - 1993
Visiting Otolaryngology Scholar University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 1992 - 1994
Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgeon Kartal Training and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey 1989 - 1996
Practitioner, Compulsory Government Service Ministry of Health Primary Health Care Center, Erzurum, Turkey 1986
Practitioner, Compulsory Government Service Ministry of Health Primary Health Care Center, Erzurum, Turkey 1982 - 1984
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