MINISTRY OF HEALTH ANKARA CITY HOSPITAL

Gynecologic Surgical Oncology Updated: 08 June 2020

Gynecologic Surgical Oncology


Clinical Information

The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology in Ankara City Hospital is located in Maternity Hospital (MH-5) The Clinic offers diverse gynecologic and obstetric specialities including Perinatology, Gynecologic Oncology, Assisted Reproduction and Gynecology-Minimal Invasive Gynecologic Surgery. The department provides personalized care for women throughout their lifetime with the help of advanced diagnostic and treatment techniques. Gynecologic Surgical Oncology is located on the 8th floor for inpatients, and on the ground floor for outpatients. If you are diagnosed with gynecologic cancer, Ankara City Hospital Gynecologic Surgical Oncology Department is one of the best and biggest centers in Turkey with its devoted healthcare professionals. The medical team consists of gynecologic oncologists, gynecologic oncology fellows and experienced nurses. We are able to perform colposcopic procedures immediately with the aid of colposcopes without having to take future appointments. There is one diagnosis and treatment room for sexually transmitted diseases. All gynecologic oncology procedures including minimally invasive surgeries are performed by an experienced team of surgeons. There is a special team devoted themselves for fertility preservation of female patients with gynecologic and non-gynecologic cancers. 

Gynecologic Surgical Oncology

Gynecologic Surgical Oncology Department provides service for screening, treatment and diagnosis of cancers of female organs such as uterus, cervix, ovary, vagina, female external genital. Our clinic consists of 2 professors, 5 assoc. professors and 3 specialists (minor) who are experts in management and surgical procedures of female organ cancers (gynecologic oncology) Our department has also the status of Subspecialty Education Center by The Ministry of Health. 

Diagnose and Treatment: 

Mainly diseases screened, diagnosed and treated are listed below:

• Uterine cancer (endometrium cancer, i.e. sarcoma)

• Cervical (cervix) cancer

• Ovary cancer

• Vaginal cancer

• Female external genital (vulva) cancer/mass

• Gestation Trophoblastic Diseases

• Peritoneal Cancer

• Female External Genital Organ Warts (Condyloma)

• Anormal Smear and/or HPV Detection

• Pre-cancer diseases (preinvasive)

 Cervix Diseases

 Uterine wall anormal thickness (hyperplasia)

• Anormal vaginal bleeding (premenopause, postmenopause or post-coital)

• Pelvic cyst/mass (ovarian cyst/mass)

Featured Services: 

- Cancer Screenings for women

- Smear Testing and follow-up

-Diagnostic curettage

-HPV Testing and follow-up

-Colposcopy

-Cervix Biopsy

• Conization /LEEP Ultrasonography

• Condyloma (wart) catheterization (TCA)

• Open / Closed Laparoscopic Surgeries

Uterian cancer surgeries 

Cervix cancer surgeries

ovarian cancer surgeries

peritoneal cancer surgeries

surgeries for uterian wall anormal thickness ((endometrial hyperplasia) 

Open / Closed (laparoscopic) Hysterectomy, radical hysterectomy)

• Vaginal cancer surgeries

• Female external genital (vulva) cancer surgeries

• Cytoreductive Surgery


Sub-branches of The Department


Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy: Applied to selected patients during surgery

Fertility-preserving surgical procedures: Our clinic offers fertility preservation surgeries for selected patients after multidisciplinary evaluation considering cancer type and stage in reproductive age group of women.

• Tumor Board: ''Cancer boards'' arrangements are organized in our center, hosting gynecologic-oncology, medical oncology (chemotherapy unit), radiation oncology, radiology and pathology doctors. Thus, it is aimed that a comprehensive multidisciplinary management is carried out during pre-op, post-op or relapse (recurrence)

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