Assoc. Dr. Barış Görgün

Pediatric Orthopedics
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Assoc. Dr. Barış Görgün Orthopedic Specialist

Born in Adana in 1985, Barış Görgün completed his primary and secondary school years in Adana and continued his education at Istanbul Beşiktaş Atatürk Anatolian High School. Barış Görgün, who started attending Yeditepe University Faculty of Medicine after graduating from high school in 2003, received general surgery training for a month at Universitat Giessen in Giessen, Germany, during his medical school student period. After graduating from medical school with honors in 2009, he completed his compulsory service at Istanbul Kuzguncuk Ethem Arutan Health Center. As a result of the Medical Specialization Exam he took during his compulsory service, he started his orthopedics specialization at Istanbul University Cerrahpaşa Faculty of Medicine, Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology in 2011. After 5 years of specialization training, he completed his specialization thesis on "Evaluation of Muscle Spasticity with Elastography Method in Children with Hemiparesic Cerebral Palsy and Determination of the Treatment Algorithm" in 2016 with Prof. Dr. He completed his thesis under the supervision of Muharrem İNAN and received the title of Orthopedics and Traumatology Specialist. Barış Görgün, who is fluent in English and beginner-level German, received hand surgery and microsurgery training at Rhön Klinikum, Clinic für Handchirurgie in Bad Neustadt, Germany, for two months after his specialization training. In 2016, he successfully passed the Orthopedics Proficiency Exam held by the Turkish Orthopedics and Traumatology Education and Research Council (TOTEK). He completed his compulsory service in Patnos district of Ağrı between 2017-2018. Barış Görgün, who currently serves as the team doctor of the Turkey U17 Men's National Basketball Team, joined the Ortopediatric family in March 2018.


2011 – 2016 Istanbul University Cerrahpaşa Faculty of Medicine Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology

2003 – 2009 Yeditepe University Faculty of Medicine

1999 – 2003 Istanbul Beşiktaş Atatürk Anatolian High School

1997 – 1999 Adana Anatolian High School

1993 – 1997 Adana Celalettin Sayhan Primary School

Education Abroad

July – August 2016 Clinic für Handchirurgie in Bad Neustadt (Germany)

July – August 2007 Justus-Liebig Universitat Giessen, Zentrum für Chirurgie (Germany)

Work Experience

2018 – Present Orthopedics Pediatric Orthopedics Clinic

2017 – Present Turkish U17 Men's Basketball National Team Doctor

2017 – 2018 Ağrı Patnos State Hospital Orthopedics and Traumatology Department

2009 – 2010 Istanbul Kuzguncuk Ethem Arutan Health Center

Publications Contributed to

  • High-Riding Congenital Hip Dislocation: THA With Unilateral vs Bilateral Transverse Femoral Shortening Osteotomy.

    Can A, Sarikaya IA, Yontar NS, Erdogan AO, Gorgun B., Erdogan F..

J Arthroplasty. 2018 May;33(5):1432-1436. doi: 10.1016/j.arth.2017.11.067. Epub 2017 Dec 8. PMID: 29289447

  • Management of knee rheumatoid arthritis and tibia nonunion with one-stage total knee arthroplasty and intramedullary nailing: A report of two cases.

    Erdogan F, Sarikaya IA, Can A, Gorgun B..

Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc. 2018 Jan;52(1):65-69. doi: 10.1016/j.aott.2017.04.003. Epub 2017 Jun 3. PMID: 28583752

  • Atelosteogenesis type III: orthopedic management.

    Sarikaya IA, Gorgun B., Erdal OA.

J Pediatr Orthop B. 2017 Nov;26(6):546-551.

doi: 10.1097/BPB.0000000000000338.

  • Rotator Cuff Tear Arthropathy: Pathophysiology, Diagnosis and Treatment. 

    Aydin N, Tok O, Gorgun B..

Orthopedic Muscul Syst 3: 159. doi: 10.4172/2161-0533.1000159

Book Chapters Contributed

  • Sagittal Plan Deformities of the Spine, Turkish Spine Association Publications, 2016, Ankara – Postradiation Kyphosis


International Training and Meetings Attended

February 2016 – 6th International “Cerebral Palsy” and Developmental Disorders Congress, Istanbul

June 2015 – Gallipoli 2015 Orthopedic Meeting, Istanbul – Çanakkale

February 2015 – ISCO'15 Istanbul Symposium on Children's Orthopedics, Istanbul

July 2014 – Hip Joint Preservation Course, Sheffield, England

May 2014 – Current Concepts In External Fixation, Istanbul

December 2013 – 4th International “Cerebral Palsy” and Developmental Disorders Congress and Post-Congress Course “Movement Analysis”, Istanbul

National Training and Meetings Attended

January 2018 – XXXI. Basic Microsurgery Course, Istanbul

October 2017 – 27th National Turkish Orthopedics and Traumatology Congress, Antalya

October 2016 – 26th National Turkish Orthopedics and Traumatology Congress, Antalya

October 2016 – Knee Joint Arthroscopy and Foot-Ankle Surgical Interventions Applied Cadaver Courses, Antalya

September 2016 – XIII. Basic Orthopedic Trauma Training Meeting, Ankara

May 2016 – 6th Orthopedics and Traumatology Istanbul Meeting, Istanbul

March 2016 – 1st National Pediatric Orthopedics Congress, Istanbul

October 2015 – 25th National Turkish Orthopedics and Traumatology Congress, Antalya

October 2015 – Upper Extremity Theoretical and Cadaver Applied Surgical Approaches Course, Antalya

October 2015 – Xth Foot and Ankle Surgery Training Meeting, Istanbul

September 2015 – VI. Core Education Program (CEP) Clinical Knowledge Refresher Course, Istanbul

April 2015 – 5th Orthopedics and Traumatology Istanbul Meeting, Istanbul

January 2015 – Hip Preserving Surgery Course in Children, Izmir

December 2014 – VI. Minimally Invasive, Locking Plate Osteosynthesis and Advanced Trauma Training Meeting, Ankara

November 2014 – 2nd Physiotherapy – Orthopedics Joint Symposium, Antalya

November 2014 – 24th National Turkish Orthopedics and Traumatology Congress, Antalya

April 2014 – 4th Orthopedics and Traumatology Istanbul Meeting, Istanbul

February 2014 – XII. School of Basic Sciences and Research, Diyarbakır

November 2012 – Basic Approaches in Radiation Oncology Symposium, Istanbul

September 2012 – VII. Foot and Ankle Surgery Course, Istanbul

February 2012 – Basic Surgery – Concepts, Attitudes and Skills Training, Istanbul

September 2011 – VIII. Basic Orthopedic Trauma Training Meeting, Ankara