Prof.Dr. Abdulkadir Kocer, MD, MSc - Istanbul Medeniyet University Medical Faculty - Head of department, Instructor

Prof.Dr. Abdulkadir Kocer

MD, MSc

Istanbul Medeniyet University Medical Faculty

Head of department, Instructor

Istanbul, Anatolian area | Turkey

Main Specialties: Clinical Neurophysiology, Emergency Medicine, Neurology, Pain Medicine, Preventive Medicine

Additional Specialties: Pain, Neurophysiology, Vascular Neurology, Neurodegenerative Disorders

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Prof.Dr. Abdulkadir Kocer, MD, MSc - Istanbul Medeniyet University Medical Faculty - Head of department, Instructor

Prof.Dr. Abdulkadir Kocer

MD, MSc

Introduction

ABDULKADIR KOÇER ( Professor of Neurology, M.Sc., M.D. )
Specialist on Algology, Specialist on Clinical Neurophsiology, Specialist on Vascular Neurology


Abdulkadir Koçer is well known and respected Neurology doctor specializing in algology, neurophysiology and vascular neurology especially rehabilitation.

He is very interested in dry needling and nerve blocks in pain treatment.

He was director of Neurology department, Medical Faculty, Istanbul Medeniyet University.

Abdulkadir Koçer draws on over 20 year experience in helping patients with conditions relating to pain, neurodegenerative diseases and vascular neurology.

As a specialist in the field of algology (pain science), Dr. Koçer assists patients with a wide range of symptoms such as headache, neck and back pain, shoulder pain etc.

His practice emphasizes treatment for any type of headache and other types of pain including both medical and other interventions i.e. dry needling and nerve blocks.

He also possesses expertise in vascular diseases of brain.

In addition, Dr. Koçer’s practice offers evaluation and treatment of neurodegenerative diseases i.e. Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson diseases.

After graduating from Marmara University Medical Faculty in 1992, Abdulkadir Koçer completed specialized training in neurology at PTT Teaching Hospital and in electrodiagnostic neurology at the Medical Faculty of Marmara University.

Abdulkadir Koçer is board certified in neurology, as well as algology, clinical neurophysiology and vascular neurology branches.

A member of the Turkish Neurological Society, he is also a member of Turkish Neuromodulation Society.

In his leisure time, he enjoys exploring the outdoors with his wife and two children, watching movies, playing football and driving.

Primary Affiliation: Istanbul Medeniyet University Medical Faculty - Istanbul, Anatolian area , Turkey

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Education

Dec 2011
Health Government
Specialist on Algology
Nov 2011
Health Government
Specialist on Clinical Neurophysiology
Jun 2006
Marmara University, Institue of Health Sciences
Master of Sciences
Electrodiagnostic Neurology
Jun 2000
Health Government, PTT Education Hospital
Specialist on Neurology
Dec 1992
Marmara University, Medical Faculty
Master

Experience

Nov 2012
Istanbul Medeniyet University, Medical Faculty
Head of Neurology Department, Instructor
2012-2016
Nov 2010
Bezm-i alem Vak?f University, Medical Faculty
Head of Neurology Department, Instructor
2010-2012
Dec 2005
Düzce University, Medical Faculty
Head of Neurology Department, Instructor
2006-2010

Publications

46Publications

505Reads

584Profile Views

1PubMed Central Citations

Nintendo Wii assessment of Hoehn and Yahr score with Parkinson's disease tremor.

Technol Health Care 2016 ;24(2):185-91

Department of Computer Engineering, Istanbul Medeniyet University, Istanbul, Turkey.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3233/THC-151124DOI Listing
January 2017
7 Reads
0.636 Impact Factor

Greater occipital nerve blocks in the treatment of refractory chronic migraine: An observational report of nine cases.

World J Clin Cases 2016 Oct;4(10):323-327

Abdulkadir Koçer, Department of Neurology, Göztepe Teaching Hospital, Istanbul Medeniyet University Medical Faculty, 34100 Istanbul, Turkey.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.12998/wjcc.v4.i10.323DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5067495PMC
October 2016
33 Reads
1 Citation

The effects of thrombomodulin and activated protein C on the pathogenesis of multiple sclerosis.

Mult Scler Relat Disord 2016 Jul 27;8:131-5. Epub 2016 May 27.

Istanbul Medeniyet University, Goztepe Education and Research Hospital, Department of Neurology, Istanbul, Turkey.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.msard.2016.05.017DOI Listing
July 2016
12 Reads

Blink reflex in migraine headache.

North Clin Istanb 2016 26;3(1):1-8. Epub 2016 Apr 26.

Neurology Department, Marmara University Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul, Turkey.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.14744/nci.2016.30301DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5175071PMC
April 2016
7 Reads

A case of isolated abducens nerve paralysis in maxillofacial trauma.

Ann Maxillofac Surg 2015 Jul-Dec;5(2):258-61

Department of Neurology, Istanbul Medeniyet University, Istanbul, Turkey.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/2231-0746.175752DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4772574PMC
March 2016
4 Reads

Cognitive problems related to vertebrobasilar circulation.

Turk J Med Sci 2015 ;45(5):993-7

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February 2016
11 Reads
0.841 Impact Factor

Dry Eye Related to Commonly Used New Antidepressants.

J Clin Psychopharmacol 2015 Aug;35(4):411-3

From the *Psychiatry Department, Bezmialem Vakıf University Medical Faculty; †Neurology Department, Istanbul Medeniyet University Medical Faculty; and ‡Ophtalmology Department, Bezmialem Vakıf University Medical Faculty, Istanbul, Turkey.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/JCP.0000000000000356DOI Listing
August 2015
32 Reads
3.243 Impact Factor

Otitis complicated by Jacod's syndrome with unusal facial nerve involvement: Case report and review of literature.

J Pak Med Assoc 2015 Apr;65(4):429-31

Bezmialem Vakif University Medical Faculty, Radiology, Istanbul, Turkey.

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April 2015
14 Reads
0.403 Impact Factor

The effect of obesity on brain diffusion alteration in patients with obstructive sleep apnea.

ScientificWorldJournal 2014 3;2014:768415. Epub 2014 Mar 3.

Department of Pulmonology, School of Medicine, Bezmialem Vakif University, Vatan Street, Aksaray, 34400 Istanbul, Turkey.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/768415DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3960565PMC
December 2014
6 Reads
1.219 Impact Factor

Association between smoking and cognitive impairment in multiple sclerosis.

Neuropsychiatr Dis Treat 2014 10;10:1715-9. Epub 2014 Sep 10.

Deparment of Neurology, Medical Faculty, Bezmialem Vakıf University, Istanbul, Turkey.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2147/NDT.S68389DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4166212PMC
September 2014
11 Reads
2.154 Impact Factor

Two-point discrimination in diabetic patients.

J Diabetes 2013 Dec 4;5(4):442-8. Epub 2013 Jun 4.

Neurology Department, Medical Faculty, Düzce University, Düzce, Turkey.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1753-0407.12055DOI Listing
December 2013
10 Reads

An unusually mild presentation of megalencephalic leukoencephalopathy with subcortical cysts.

Clin Neurol Neurosurg 2013 Aug 26;115(8):1564-6. Epub 2013 Feb 26.

Bezmialem Vakif University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Neurology, Turkey.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.clineuro.2013.01.024DOI Listing
August 2013
6 Reads
1.248 Impact Factor

Elevated troponin level with negative outcome was found in ischemic stroke.

Cardiovasc Psychiatry Neurol 2013 13;2013:953672. Epub 2013 Jun 13.

Department of Neurology, Istanbul Medeniyet University Medical Faculty, 34720 Istanbul, Turkey.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/953672DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3697238PMC
July 2013
8 Reads

A 17-year-old female with systemic lupus presents with complex movement disorder: possible relationship with antiribosomal p antibodies.

Case Rep Neurol Med 2013 8;2013:590729. Epub 2013 May 8.

Department of Neurology, Bezmialem Vakıf University, Adnan Menderes Bulvarı, Vatan Caddesi, 34093 Fatih İstanbul, İstanbul, Turkey.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/590729DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3664480PMC
June 2013
6 Reads

Low scores on the Benton Facial Recognition Test associated with vertebrobasilar insufficiency.

Med Hypotheses 2013 May 6;80(5):527-9. Epub 2013 Mar 6.

Medeniyet University Medical Faculty, Neurology, Turkey.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mehy.2013.02.010DOI Listing
May 2013
19 Reads
1.152 Impact Factor

Involvement of the corpus callosum splenium in a case with SSPE: magnetic resonance spectroscopy findings.

Arch Med Sci 2013 Apr 9;9(2):386-7. Epub 2013 Apr 9.

Department of Radiology, Bezmialem Vakif University School of Medicine, İstanbul, Turkey.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5114/aoms.2013.34420DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3648828PMC
April 2013
15 Reads
1.890 Impact Factor

The evaluation of atherosclerosis in migraine patients.

Pain Pract 2013 Jan 24;13(1):41-5. Epub 2012 Apr 24.

Department of Radiology, Medical Faculty, Düzce University, Düzce, Turkey.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1533-2500.2012.00551.xDOI Listing
January 2013
6 Reads
2.361 Impact Factor

Relationship between electrodiagnostic severity and neuropathic pain assessed by the LANSS pain scale in carpal tunnel syndrome.

Neuropsychiatr Dis Treat 2013 7;9:65-71. Epub 2013 Jan 7.

Department of Neurology, Bezmialem Vakıf University, Istanbul, Turkey.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2147/NDT.S38513DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3544346PMC
January 2013
7 Reads
2.154 Impact Factor

Thioctacid is effective for neuropathy symptoms and hyperglycemia control without pronounced electromyographic changes.

Neurosciences (Riyadh) 2012 Oct;17(4):384-6

Neurology Department, Duzce University Medical Faculty, Duzce, Turkey.

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October 2012
10 Reads
0.391 Impact Factor

Amlodipine-induced delirium in a patient with ischemic stroke.

Neurologist 2012 May;18(3):171-2

Department of Neurology, Faculty of Medicine, Duzce University, Duzce, Turkey.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/NRL.0b013e318251e725DOI Listing
May 2012
4 Reads
1.078 Impact Factor

Long-term depression is a stroke risk factor.

Acta Neuropsychiatr 2011 Dec;23(6):292-6

Neurology Department, Düzce Medical Faculty, Düzce University, Duzce, Turkey.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1601-5215.2011.00573.xDOI Listing
December 2011
10 Reads

Impaired cerebral circulation in patients with slow coronary flow.

Tohoku J Exp Med 2011 09;225(1):13-16

Bakirkoy Sadi Konuk Education and Research Hospital, Department of Cardiology, Istanbul, Turkey.

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September 2011
6 Reads
1.283 Impact Factor

Interleukin-6 levels in tension headache patients.

Clin J Pain 2010 Oct;26(8):690-3

Department of Neurology, Düzce University Medical Faculty, Turkey.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/AJP.0b013e3181e8d9b6DOI Listing
October 2010
7 Reads
2.527 Impact Factor

IL-6 levels in migraine patients receiving topiramate.

Pain Pract 2009 Sep-Oct;9(5):375-9. Epub 2009 Jul 19.

Düzce University, Medical Faculty, Department of Neurology, 81620 Düzce, Turkey.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1533-2500.2009.00301.xDOI Listing
November 2009
10 Reads
2.361 Impact Factor

Auditory evaluation in Parkinsonian patients.

Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 2009 May 5;266(5):669-71. Epub 2009 Mar 5.

Department of ENT and Head and Neck Surgery, Düzce Medical Faculty, Düzce University, Düzce, Turkey.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00405-009-0933-8DOI Listing
May 2009
13 Reads
1.608 Impact Factor

P wave duration changes and dispersion. A risk factor or autonomic dysfunction in stroke?

Neurosciences (Riyadh) 2009 Jan;14(1):14-8

Neurology Department, Duzce Medical Faculty, Duzce University, Duzce, Turkey. Tel. +90 (505) 4262828. E-mail:

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January 2009
4 Reads
0.391 Impact Factor

Serum uric acid and lipid levels while taking topiramate for migraine.

Headache 2008 Jul 27;48(7):1056-60. Epub 2007 Dec 27.

Neurology, Düzce Medical Faculty, Düzce University, Düzce, Turkey.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1526-4610.2007.01008.xDOI Listing
July 2008
6 Reads
2.707 Impact Factor

Episodic tonic pupil with aneurysm located on the same side.

Neurosciences (Riyadh) 2008 Apr;13(2):182-3

Neurology Department, Duzce Medical Faculty, Duzce University, Duzce, Turkey. Tel. +90 (505) 4262828. E-mail:

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April 2008
3 Reads
0.391 Impact Factor

Thyrotoxic hypokalaemic periodic paralysis in a Turkish population: three new case reports and analysis of the case series.

Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 2008 Jan 25;68(1):143-52. Epub 2007 Sep 25.

Ufuk University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases, Ankara, Turkey.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2265.2007.03014.xDOI Listing
January 2008
6 Reads
3.457 Impact Factor

Optic neuropathy related to hydrogen peroxide inhalation.

Clin Neuropharmacol 2007 Jan-Feb;30(1):55-7

Haydarpapa Numune Teaching Hospital, Neurology Department, Istanbul, Turkey.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/01.WNF.0000240948.34068.FFDOI Listing
March 2007
3 Reads
1.836 Impact Factor

Assessment of P wave duration and dispersion in Parkinson's disease.

Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 2006 Jun 4;30(4):718-23. Epub 2006 Apr 4.

Dr Lütfi Kirdar Kartal Education and Research Hospital, Department of Neurology, Istanbul, Turkey.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pnpbp.2006.02.011DOI Listing
June 2006
5 Reads
3.689 Impact Factor

Factors influencing treatment compliance among Turkish people at risk for stroke.

J Prim Prev 2006 Jan 19;27(1):81-9. Epub 2006 Jan 19.

AIBU, Medical Faculty of Düzce, Duzce, Turkey.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10935-005-0020-xDOI Listing
January 2006
18 Reads

A comparison of F waves in peripheral nerve disorders.

Electromyogr Clin Neurophysiol 2005 Dec;45(7-8):417-23

Neurology Department, PTT Education and Research Hospital, Düzee, Turkey.

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December 2005
4 Reads

P wave duration and dispersion in multiple sclerosis.

Clin Auton Res 2005 Dec;15(6):382-6

Dr Lütfi Kirdar Kartal Education and Research Hospital, Dept. of Neurology, Istanbul, Turkey.

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December 2005
5 Reads
1.864 Impact Factor

The efficacy of steroids in idiopathic facial nerve paralysis: an open, randomized, prospective controlled study.

Kulak Burun Bogaz Ihtis Derg 2005 ;14(3-4):62-6

Department of Neurology, Dr. Lütfi Kirdar Kartal Training and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey.

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December 2005
6 Reads

C-reactive protein is an indicator for fatal outcomes in first-time stroke patients.

Med Sci Monit 2005 Nov;11(11):CR540-4

Department of Neurology, PTT Teaching Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey.

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November 2005
12 Reads

Skin findings related to chronic usage of anti-epileptic drugs.

Neurosciences (Riyadh) 2005 Oct;10(4):268-71

Neurology Department, Post, Telephone and Telegraph Teaching Hospital, Namik Kemal Mah, Kirishane Cad, Aysungur Sitesi 20/24, Umraniye, Istanbul, Turkey. Tel. +90 (505) 4262828. Fax. +90 (216) 5216779. E-mail:

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October 2005
5 Reads
0.391 Impact Factor

Skin findings related to chronic usage of anti-epileptic drugs.

Saudi Med J 2005 Aug;26(8):1216-9

Neurology Department, Post, Telephone and Telegraph Teaching Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey.

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August 2005
5 Reads
0.554 Impact Factor

The related causes in very early morning onset of stroke.

Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 2005 Jul;29(6):983-8

Department of Neurology, Dr. Lütfi Kýrdar Teaching Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pnpbp.2005.06.005DOI Listing
July 2005
17 Reads
3.689 Impact Factor

Prevalence and characteristics of migraine in women of reproductive age in Istanbul, Turkey: a population based survey.

Tohoku J Exp Med 2005 May;206(1):51-9

Neurology Department, Dr. Lutfi Kirdar Kartal Research and Education Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey.

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May 2005
9 Reads
1.283 Impact Factor

Erdosteine ameliorates PTZ-induced oxidative stress in mice seizure model.

Brain Res Bull 2005 May 22;65(6):495-9. Epub 2005 Mar 22.

Inonu University Medical Faculty, Department of Neurology, Malatya, Turkey.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.brainresbull.2005.02.027DOI Listing
May 2005
15 Reads
2.718 Impact Factor

Prevalence of peripheral neuropathy in type 2 diabetic patients attending a diabetes center in Turkey.

Endocr J 2004 Dec;51(6):563-7

Neurology Department, Dr Lütfi Kirdar Kartal Education and Research Hospital, Istanbul 34865, Turkey.

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December 2004
37 Reads
2.019 Impact Factor

Serum vitamin B12 and folic Acid levels in acute cerebral atherothrombotic infarction.

Tohoku J Exp Med 2004 Oct;204(2):155-61

Department of Neurology, Dr. Lutfi Kirdar Kartal Education and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey.

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October 2004
3 Reads
1.283 Impact Factor

Top co-authors

Abdulkadir Kocer
Abdulkadir Kocer

Istanbul Medeniyet University Medical Faculty

23
Emel Koçer
Emel Koçer

Bezmialem Vak?f University, Medical Faculty, Psychiatry Department

6
Nurhan Ince
Nurhan Ince

Istanbul University

5
Atilla Ilhan
Atilla Ilhan

Inonu University

4
Osman Karakaya
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Suber Dikici
Suber Dikici

Duzce University School of Medicine

4
Sefika Okuyucu
Sefika Okuyucu

Duzce University Medical Faculty

3
Alpay Alkan
Alpay Alkan

Inonu University School of Medicine

3