Ass. Prof. Uğur MERCAN

Education

Degree

Faculty / Department

University

Year

DDS

 Faculty of Dentistry

Hacettepe University

2007

PhD

 Department of Oral and  

Maxillofacial Surgery 

Ondokuz Mayıs

University

2012

PhD Dissertation: Evaluation of processed dentin effect on bone formation / Supervisor: Assoc. Prof. Mahmut Sümer 

Academic Titles

Title

Department

University

Year

Assistant

Professor

Department of Oral and

Maxillofacial Surgery

Okan University

2014

   

FELLOWSHIP

  1. Case Western Reserve University, School of Dental Medicine, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Feb 01- July 11, 2012, Cleveland, Ohio, USA. 
  2. AO Foundation Cranio-maxillofacial Trauma Fellowship, Hannover University, Hannover Medical School, Department of Craniomaxillofacial Surgery, Sep 05- Oct 28, 2016, Hannover, Germany.

PUBLICATIONS

Articles Published in International Peer Reviewed Journals (SCI and SCIExpanded Articles) 

  1. Misir AF, Mercan U, Günhan Ö. Metastasis of lung adenocarcinoma to the mandible. Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology 2013; 17(2): 253-6.
  2. Baur DA, Jannuzzi J, Mercan U, Quereshy FA. Treatment of long term anterior dislocation of the TMJ. International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 2013; 42(8): 1030-3.
  3. Balli U, Keles GC, Cetinkaya BO, Mercan U, Ayas B, Erdogan D. Assessment of vascular endothelial growth factor and matrix metalloproteinase-9 in the periodontium of rats treated with atorvastatin. Journal of Periodontology 2014; 85(1): 178-87.
  4. Sumer M, Keskiner I, Mercan U, Misir F, Cankaya S. Assessment of heat generation during implant insertion. Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry. 2014; 112(3):522-5
  5. Şener I, Bereket C, Arslan G, Özkan N, Özdemir M, Mercan U, Ayyildiz M, Agar E. The effect of hemostatic agents and tissue adhesive on injured peripheral nerve healing in rats - Part I. Electrophysiological study. Advances in Clinical and Experimental Medicine. 2015; 24(1): 23-9. 
  6. Mercan U, Bilhan H, Meral GD, Kazokoglu S, Sahin AG, Geckili O. The influence of the localization of frontal bone defects on primary stability values of two different implant designs: an in vitro study. Implant Dent. (Article in press)

Presentations Published in International Academic Conference Proceedings 

  1. Şenyurt Ö, Mercan U. Autotransplantation of lateral and bilateral maxillary impacted canines: Case report. 3rd Intrenational Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Society Congress, May 22-26, 2009, Antalya, Turkey.
  2. Mercan U, Şenyurt Ö, Yılmaz N, Uzbay P. Pyogenic granuloma in oral cavity; Case report, 16th International Congress of Turkish Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, November 03-08, 2009,Ürgüp, Turkey.
  3. Bereket C, Şener İ, Koyuncu M, Mercan U, Özkan N. A rare location of lowgrade mucoepidermoid carcinoma in oral cavity: A case report. 4th AÇBİD International Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Society Congress, May 26-30, 2010, Antalya, Turkey.
  4. Şenyurt Ö, Yılmaz N, Hoşgör F, Mercan U, Gülbahar MY, Yardımcı C. An evaluation of factors effecting the quality of bone obtained from rabbits by distraction osteogenesis. 1st Scientific Congress of Hellenic, Israeli and Turkish Associations of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (HITAOMS) in Conjunction with The 17th Scientific Congress of Turkish Associations of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (TAOMS), October 14-17, 2010, Istanbul, Turkey.
  5. Özdemir OS, Mercan U, Dede DÖ, Guler AU. Prosthetic rehabilitation of autotransplanted tooth and dental implants in the same jaw. 35th Annual Congress European Prosthodontic Association, September 29 – October 01 2011, Bern, Switzerland.
  6. Dede DÖ, Mercan U, Özdemir OS, Guler AU. Prosthetic rehabilitation of autotransplanted maxiller canines: Case report. 35th Annual Congress European Prosthodontic Association, September 29 - October 01, 2011, Bern, Switzerland.
  7. Yenisey M, UZ N, Sümer M, Dede DÖ, Mercan U. Maxillofacial prosthetic rehabilitation of a patient with a nasopharyngeal CA. 35th Annual Congress European Prosthodontic Association, September 29 - October 01, 2011, Bern, Switzerland.
  8. Türer A, Mercan U, Yılmaz N. Reliability of panoramic radiographs. 18th International Turkish Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Society Congress, October 02- 06, 2011, Istanbul, Turkey.
  9. Sumer M, Keskiner İ, Mercan U, Mısır F, Çankaya S. Assessment of heat generation during implant insertion. AÇBİD 2012, 6th International Congress, May 30 - July 3, 2012, Antalya, Turkey.
  10. Mercan U, Sumer M, Senyurt O, Balli U. Evaluation of processed dentin effect on bone formation. AÇBİD 2014, 8th International Congress, May 28 - July 01, 2014, Antalya, Turkey.  
  11. Mercan U, Aykol Sahin G. The Management of Dental Implant Treatment for Insufficient Keratinized Gingiva with Atrophic Mandible by Modified Kazanjian Technique; 2 Case reports. AÇBİD 9th International Congress, May 27 -31, 2015, Belek- Antalya, Turkey.
  12. Mercan U, Kabak YB, Türer A, Kelahmetoglu O, Meral DG. Effects of Single High Dose Systemic DVitamin Injection to Early Healing Period of Condylar Fracture in Osteoporotic Rats. AÇBİD 10th International Congress, May 11 - 15, 2016, Antalya, Turkey. (Best Oral Presentation Award Second Prize)
  13. Mercan U, Gönen ZB, Salkın H, Yalçın MG, Meral DG. Comparison of the Effect of Postoperative Care Agents on Human Gingival Fibroblasts. AÇBİD 10th International Congress, May 11 - 15, 2016, Antalya, Turkey.
  14. Mercan U, Bilhan H, Meral GD, Kazokoglu S, Sahin AG, Geckili O. The influence of the localization of frontal bone defects on primary stability values of two different implant designs: an in vitro study. 23rd International Turkish Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Society Congress, May26- 30, 2016, Istanbul, Turkey.

Articles in National Peer-Reviewed Journals 

  1. Sumer PA, Zengin Z, Çankaya S, Mercan U. Dijital ve konvensiyonel panoramik radyograflarda anatomik yapıların görünürlüğünün değerlendirilmesi. Ondokuz Mayıs Üniversitesi Diş Hekimliği Fakültesi Dergisi, 2012; 13(1): 25-29
  2. Bereket MC, Şener İ, Koyuncu M, Mercan U. Düşük dereceli mukoepidermoid karsinomanın ağız kavitesindeki nadir bir lokalizasyonu. Turkiye Klinikleri J Dental Sci, 2014; 20(1):53-6.

Attended Courses

  1. Botox and Injectible Soft Tissue Fillers for Facial Rejuvenation. Surgical Clinic Course, Prof. Bruce N. Epger, May 16-20, 2008, Antalya, Turkey.
  2. Current Guidelines to Conduct Research Projects with Emerging Trends and How to Get It Published. Surgical Clinic Course, Prof. Stephen Feinberg and Prof. Piet Haers, May 16-20, 2008, Antalya, Turkey.
  3. Intraoral Distraction Osteogenesis A to Z. Surgical Clinic Course, Prof. A. Cesar Guerrero, May 16-20, 2008, Antalya, Turkey.
  4. Zygomatic Implant Course and Hands on Training. Prof. Chantal Maleves, Pre- Congress Course of the 7th Osseder Congress, April 02, 2009, Istanbul, Turkey.
  5. International Course on Stereotaxy Microsurgery and Stereology. European Graduate School of Neuroscience Course (EURON) Departments of Neurosurgery and Neuroscience, Maastricht University, Department of Histology and Embryology, Medical School of 19 Mayıs University Turkish Society for Stereology (TSS), October 05-07, 2009, Samsun, Turkey.
  6. Certificate for Use of Animals in Reply to: Experimental Studies. 19 Mayıs University Local Ethical Committee for Animal Studies, February 08, 2010, Samsun, Turkey.
  7. Diagnosis, Facial Planning and Treatment of Orthognatic Surgery Cases Course. Dr. G. William Arnett Dds, Facd. May 24-25, 2010, Istanbul, Turkey.
  8. Hands on Courses on General Laser Aplication. M. Sc. Dt. Zafer Kazak, November 27, 2010, Samsun, Turkey.
  9. Courses on Laser Application of Hard and Soft Tissues. Dr. Veysel Balkaya, December 29, 2010, Samsun, Turkey.
  10. S.O.R.G. Symposium on Arthroscopic and Open Temporomandibular Joint Surgery – Basic and New Horizons – Lecture and Hands - on Human Cadaver Course. Prof. Dr. Dr. Gerhard Undt, October 8-11, 2011, Vienna, Austria.
  11. AOMF Course-Principles    in         Craniomaxillofacial Fracture         Management.
  12. February 7-8, 2014, Istanbul, Turkey.
  13. Rehabilitation of Edentulism with All on 4 Concept. Dr. Wolfgang Bolz, March 21-22, 2014, Yeditepe University, Istanbul, Turkey.  
  14. Speaker Training Platform, Photo and Digital Dental Smile Design Practice Course, March 21-22, 2015, İstanbul, Turkey 
  15. Periosyal Hyaluronic Acid-based Gingival Filler Course, November 28, 2014, EDAD, Istanbul, Turkey
  16. A-PRF in Oral Surgery Course, January 9, 2015, Point Hotel, İstanbul.
  17. TMJ: A Multidisciplinary Approach, February 19-21, 2015, Madrid, Spain.
  18. Botiss Academy ‘’ Compact Level’’, February 28, 2015, Istanbul, Turkey.
  19. Applied oral fibroblasts and Mesenchymal Stem Cell Techniques Course, Erciyes University Genom and Stem Cell Center, May 4-6, Kayseri, Turkey. 
  20. Zygomatic Implant Concept and Hands-on Cadaver Course, February 21-22, 2016, Istanbul, Turkey. 
  21. Principles of TMJ Surgery, 1st Hands-on Cadaver Dissection Course, February 27, 2016, Istanbul, Turkey. 
  22. Orthognathic Surgery Symposium and Hands-on Cadaver Course, March 1720, 2016, Adana, Turkey.
  23. Current Clinical Concepts in Orbital Reconstruction, S.O.R.G Course, October 21st, 2016, Tuttlingen, Germany.

 

İnvited Lectures

  1. Mercan U. Diş Hekimliği Eğitimi Hakkında. Okan Üniversitesi Tanıtım Günleri, 17 Kasım 2014, İzmir.
  2. Mercan U. Diş Hekimliği Eğitimi Hakkında. Okan Üniversitesi Tanıtım Günleri, 24 Mart 2015, İzmir.
  3. Mercan U. Dental İmplant Cerrahisindeki Olası Lokal Komplikasyonlar ve Tedavileri, 2 Nisan 2015, Double Tree, Beylikdüzü, İstanbul.

Given Seminars 

  1. Mandibular Distraction Osteogenesis, Ondokuz Mayıs University Faculty of Dentistry, February 6, 2009, Samsun, Turkey.
  2. Treatment of Temporomandibular Joint Disorder, Ondokuz Mayıs University Faculty of Dentistry, April 10, 2010, Samsun, Turkey.
  3. Condylar Fractures and Treatment Options, Ondokuz Mayıs University Faculty of Dentistry, March 25, 2011, Samsun, Turkey.  

Administrative Tasks

  1. Okan University Faculty of Dentistry, Member of the Quality Committee, 05.09.2014-
  2. Okan University Faculty of Dentistry, Member of the Radiation Safety Committee, 05.09.2014-
  3. Okan University Faculty of Dentistry, Member of the WEB Committee,05.09.2014-
  4. Okan University Faculty of Dentistry, Member of the Organizing Committee,05.09.2014-

Membership of Scientific / Professional Organizations 

  1. Turkish Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery (Taoms)
  2. ACBID (Maxillofacial Surgery Society)
  3. Turkish Dental Association (TDB)  
  4. AO Foundation (AOCMF)
  5. International Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (ICOMS)