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Orthopedics, is the harmony of human with nature.

Prof. Dr. Yavuz Kocabey was born in Kırşehir, and completed his primary and secondary school there. After that, he graduated from Istanbul Kabataş Boys High School, moved to Ankara for his university education, and studied at Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine. During his university education, he was interested in table tennis and folk dancing and participated in various activities. Soon after completing his university education, he started to work in Adıyaman Besni State Hospital for compulsory service, and then he started to study at Trakya University Faculty of Medicine in Edirne for his specialisation in orthopaedics and traumatology.
During this period, Prof. Dr. Yavuz Kocabey developed himself by becoming interested in diving. He completed his compulsory service at the State Hospital in the district of Trabzon, which has the fierce, cute, natural beauty of the Black Sea, and decided to pursue a career in academia.
Yavuz Kocabey started his first academic duty in the field of orthopaedics and traumatology as an assistant professor at Harran University in Faculty of Medicine. He worked at the University of Kentucky (KY-USA) for 6 months in 2001. After then he worked as a fellow at the University of Louisville (KY-USA) for 2 years on sports injuries, including knee, shoulder, and ankle surgery.
During this period, Prof. Dr. Yavuz Kocabey has had numerous studies published in international journals. In 2006, he was promoted to associate professor, and began his position at Kocaeli Acıbadem Hospital. In 2007, he was also in Sarasota, (Mi) to research foot and ankle surgery. He became a professor at Acıbadem University in 2013 and serves in his own practice in Terrace Fulya.
For other areas of expertise,  You can visit Prof. Dr. Yavuz Kocabey personal website


Scientific Study Branch – First Place in Akif Şakir ŞAKAR Science Awards


Best Presentation at Turkish Sports Injuries, Arthroscopy and Knee Surgery Congress – First Place


Scientific Study Branch – Second Place in Akif Şakir ŞAKAR Science Awards


Experimental Study Branch – Second Place in Akif Şakir ŞAKAR Scientific Awards

Postoperative rehabilitation and outcomes following arthroscopic isolated meniscus repairs: A systematic review

Yavuz Kocabey, Gulcan Harput, Hande Guney-Deniz, John Nyland, Haziran 2020

Yavuz Kocabey, Sercan Yalçın, Mehmet Erdil, Gökhan Polat Mart 2019

John Nyland, Yee Han Dave Lee, Mark McGinnis, Shane Kibbe, Yavuz Kocabey, David N. M. Caborn Nisan 2014

Fuat DUYGULU, Metin DEMIREL, Gültekin ATALAN, F. Figen KAYMAZ, Yavuz KOCABEY, Turan Cihan DÜLGEROGLU, Hande CANDEMIR Aralık 2013

Yavuz Kocabey, Ömer Taşer, John Nyland, Haluk Ince, Fevzi Sahin, Ergun Bozdag, Meral Tuna Mayıs 2013

Erduran M, Hapa O, Sen B, Kocabey Y, Erdemli D, Aksel M, Havitcioglu H Nisan 2013

Yavuz Kocabey, Omer Taser, Onur Hapa, Aycan Guclu, Ergun Bozdag, Emin Sunbuloglu, Mahmut Nedim Doral Temmuz 2010

Daniel Rueff, John Nyland, Yavuz Kocabey, Haw Chong Chang, David N. M. Caborn Ekim 2010

Yavuz Kocabey, Omer Taser, John Nyland, Haluk Ince, Feyzi Sahin, Emin Sunbuloglu, Gokhan Baysal Mart 2012

Kocabey Y, Taser O, Nyland J, İnce H, Şahin F, Sünbüloglu E, Baysal G. Nisan 2012

 Hapa O, Barber FA, Sünbüloğlu E, Kocabey Y, Sarıkalkan N, Baysal G. Ekim 2011

Kocabey Y, Taşer O, Hapa O, Güçlü A, Bozdag E, Sünbüloglu E, Doral M

Nyland J, Chang H, Kocabey Y, Nawab A, Brand J, Caborn DN Mayıs 2008

Sarban S, Baba F, Kocabey Y, Cengiz M, Isikan UE Eylül 2007

Sarban S, Işıkan UE, Kocabey Y, Koçyigit A. Şubat 2007

Taşer O, Cetinkaya S, Kocabey Y Şubat 2007

Rueff D, Nyland J, Kocabey Y, Chang HC, Caborn DN approximately 50 years Ekim 2006

Keen J, Nyland J, Kocabey Y, Malkani A Eylül 2006

Kocabey Y, Taser O, Nyland J, Doral M, Demirhan M, Caborn DN, Sarban S Ekim 2006

Kocabey Y, Chang HC, Brand JC Jr, Nawab A, Nyland J, Caborn DN Nisan 2006

Kocabey Y, Nyland J, Nawab A, Caborn D. Ocak 2006

Klein SA, Nyland J, Caborn DN, Kocabey Y, Nawab A. Aralık 2005

Wozniak TD, Kocabey Y, Klein S, Nyland J, Caborn DN Temmuz 2005

Nyland J, Lachman N, Kocabey Y, Brosky J, Altun R, Caborn D Mart 2005

Nawab A, Kocabey Y, Caborn D, Nyland J. Ocak 2005

Işıkan UE, Sarban S, Kocabey Y Şubat 2005

Sarban S, Kocabey Y, Işıkan EU Şubat 2005

Kocabey Y, Taşer O, Doral MN, Demirhan M, Işıkan EU, Nyland J, Sarban S, Bozdağ E, Sünbüloğlu E, Caborn D. Mayıs 2005

Taşer O, Kocabey Y, Doral MN, Demirhan M, Işıkan EU, Nyland J, Sarban S, Bozdağ E, Sünbüloğlu E. Nisan 2005

Nyland J, Kocabey Y, Caborn DN Ağustos 2004

Kocabey Y, Tetik O, Isbell WM, Atay OA, Johnson DL Eylül 2004

Kocabey Y, Nawab A, Caborn DN, Nyland J. Temmuz 2004

Kocabey Y, Nawab A, Caborn DN, Nyland J. Temmuz 2004

Caborn DN, Brand JC Jr, Nyland J, Kocabey Y Haziran 2004

Kocabey Y, Nyland J, Isbell WM, Caborn DN. Kasım 2004

Nyland J, Kocabey Y, Caborn DN Nisan 2004

Klein SA, Nyland J, Kocabey Y, Wozniak T, Nawab A, Caborn DN Şubat 2004

Kocabey Y, Klein S, Nyland J, Caborn D. Mart 2004

Nyland J, Caborn DN, Rothbauer J, Kocabey Y, Couch J. Temmuz 2003

Özkul Y, Sabuncu T, Kocabey Y, Nazlıgül Y