Prof. Mete Çek, MD

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Director of the Clinic of Urology, Taksim Teaching Hospital, Istanbul

Business Address:
Clinic of Urology
Taksim Teaching Hospital
Phone: +212 2524300/1501
Fax: +212 234 5139 Email: cekmd (at) do­

Dr. Mete Çek, Prof. of Urology, has been the Director of the Clinic of Urology, Taksim Teaching Hospital, Istanbul, TURKEY since 1998.

He graduated from Istanbul University, Faculty of Medicine in 1980 and completed his residency at Cerrahpaşa Medical Faculty, Dept. Of Urology, Istanbul from 1980 to1984. From 1984 to 1991 he worked as the Chief Assistant, Clinic of Urology, Haydarpaşa Numune Teaching Hospital, Istanbul and in 1991 became the Associate Medical Director, Clinic of Urology, Vakıf Gureba Teaching Hospital, Istanbul. In 1998 he accepted his present position as Director, Clinic of Urology, Taksim Teaching Hospital, Istanbul.

Since 1991 he has served on the Executive Committee of the Turkish Association of Urology in an executive capacity. In 1998 he became a member of the European Board of Urology and its Manpower Committee, and is currently the secretary of the European Board of Urology.

Dr. Çek has been instrumental in organising and participating as a speaker in various international symposia annually in Andrology, urology and related fields. In 1998 he served as co-chairman of the European School of Urology Course of Continent Urinary Diversion. In the year 2000 he received Honorary Membership of the Georgian Society of Urology. He also has membership of the following associations:

Turkish Association of Urology, Turkish Society of Andrology, Society of Endourology, Society of Pediatric Urology, European Association of Urology, American Urological Association, Societe International D’Urologie. During the years 1996 – 1998 he served in an editorial position on the Vakıf Gureba Medical Journal. He currently serves on the Turkish Journal of Urology Scientific Board as well as actively participate in the Genitourinary Infections Study Group of the Turkish Association of Urology. Dr. Çek is regularly asked to review medical publications. His major areas of interest includes; Urooncology, Reconstructive urology and Genitourinary Infections (written guidelines on TB for ESIU). Dr. Çek is currently writing a PhD in Hospital Acquired Infections with the assistance of the University of Aarhus in Denmark.