Dr. Chidem is a double-board certified plastic surgeon specializing in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery of the breast, body, and face. She is board certified by both the Turkish and European Board of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery. She completed Istanbul University Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty. Her finishing thesis as a plastic surgeon won a “first prize” and a “runner up” at two different congresses. During her residency in plastic surgery, she did her surgery rotations in St’ Thomas’ Hospital and Sheffield Teaching Hospital, U.K.
After she became a board certified plastic surgeon, she also applied for European Board Examinations which she passed successfully and became European board certified. Dr. Chidem pursued her career in academics and became and associate professor of plastic surgery. She completed her fellowship in “breast reconstructive and aesthetic surgery” at Ghent University. Dr. Chidem is an active member of The Turkish, American and International Societies of Aesthetic And Plastic Surgeons. She has authored more than 20 peer-reviewed publications in plastic surgery, and has numerous lectures and presentations at the national and international level.