Pediatric Cardiology Clinic

SBU Izmir Dr.Behçet Uz Children's Hospital

Pediatric Cardiology Clinic

Our Clinical Staff

Clinical Education Supervisor: Prof Timur Meşe, Clinic Management Supervisor. Assoc. Prof  Murat M. Yılmazer, Staff: Cüneyt Zihni M.D and Eser Doğan M.D.


Our clinic, which was established in 2003, started catheter-angiography applications in 2003 in Atatürk Training and Research Hospital Cardiology Unit. We have 13 clinic beds where we currently actual pediatric cardiology diagnosis and treatment follow-up practices are performed.

Children's Cardiology Clinic Academic Studies:

SCI / SCI-E original article: Turkish citation index (national) original articles> 100, Turkish citation index (national) case presentations, oral presentations at national and international congresses, poster papers. Awards connected to our Cardiology


Outpatient (2 units), Clinic (13 beds), Echocardiography TTE, TEE, Fetal Echocardiography. Catheterization-Angiocardiography Biplane Angiography Unit can provide 24/7 service Arrhythmia and Syncope Unit Holter, Event recording, Tilt, Effort test PAH (Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension) -Clinical Studies Follow-up room, Radiology support services Cardiac CT, MR studies.

Clinical Applications

Scientific and other activities, 2 times daily clinical visit, 2 times a week in-house assistant seminar, 1 time a week literature time, 1-week side branch assistant seminar once a week, Nurse training, Staff education, 

Clinical Practice

3D eco applications, Transesophageal echo applications, Semi-supin bicycle stress test / stress echo applications

Pediatric Cardiology-Pediatric Cardiac Surgery Council

Since 2012, it is routinely performed once a week, except in the usual circumstances.

Cardiac Cath and Angiography unit

Congenital and acquired heart diseases in neonatal-adolescent children

Diagnostic Catheterization, Interventional Catheterization, Balloon valvuloplasty, Balloon angioplasty, Balloon atrial septostomy, Percutaneous ASD, VSD and PDA closure, Application of coarctation, PDA stents and branches pulmonary artery, Closure of additional vascular anomalies with vascular plug, fistula embolization, Pacemaker and ICD implantation, Coronary interventions, Hybrid applications with Pediatric Cardiac Surgery

Arrhythmia and Syncope Unit

24 hour Holter ECG-event recorder applications, TREADMILL ECG, TILT TEST