Professor Dr. Serra Sencer




Professional physician, radiology and interventional neuroradiology specialist, faculty member

Title Doctor of Medicine, professor of Radiology and neuroradiology

Location I.Finish. Istanbul Faculty Of Medicine, Department Of Radiodiagnostics, Department Of Neuroradiology

Education and career

Robert College Of Education 1980-1987

I.Finish. Istanbul Medical Faculty 1987-1993

I.Finish. Istanbul Faculty Of Medicine, Radiodiagnostik A.D. 1993-1997 (specialization)

University of Washington, Dept. September-November ‘98, of Neuroradiology, Seattle, USA)

Career I.Finish. Istanbul Faculty Of Medicine Radiodiagnostik A.D. Neuroradiology B. D.

Expert 1997-2003

Associate professor 2003-2009

Professor 2009-present

Administrative duty Istanbul Faculty of Medicine Radiodiagnostik A.D. The presidency in 2011 – 2013

Istanbul Faculty of Medicine Department of Neuroradiology 2015-present

Scientific mission editorial board membership and invited refereeing duties:

European Radiology

Archives of Neuropsychiatry

Journal Of Nervous System Surgery

Istanbul University Faculty Of Dentistry Journal

Turkey Clinics

Association Membership




Turkish Radiological Society

Turkish Society Of Neuroradiology

Turkish Society Of Neurooncology

Turkish Neurosurgical Society

Society Of Nervous System Surgery




European Society of Radiology (ESR)

European Society of Neuroradiology (ESNR)

(Certification of’ Established Neuroradiologist ‘ by esnr owner)

Radiological Society of North America (RSNA)

Foreign Language: English, German

Interests and areas of study

Interventional Neuroradiology




Cerebral angiography

Spinal (spine and spinal cord) angiography

Intrathecal (articulated) contrast MRI cisternography

Petrozal and cavernous sinus sampling (Cushing’s disease tests)

Carotid and vertebral artery occlusion tests



For the treatment:


Brain aneurysm embolization

Brain arteriovenous malformation and arteriovenous fistula embolization

Carotid and vertebral artery (neck vein) stent treatment

Intracranial (brain) vascular stent treatment

Head-neck tumor embolization

Vascular lesion in head and neck region, hemangioma treatments

Embolization in vascular malformations of head and neck region

Intraarterial chemotherapy (treatment of retinoblastoma)

Vascular lesions of the spine and spinal cord (AVM, fistula)


Diagnosis and treatment in children:

Cerebral (brain) angiography

Endovascular therapy for Galen vein aneurysm malformation

Treatment of pediatric cerebral aneurysms, arteriovenous malformation and fistulas

Intraarterial chemotherapy in retinoblastoma


Diagnostic neuroradiology and head and neck radiology

Conventional and advanced MRI and CT applications