Caglar Yilgor

Current Academic Appointment:

Assistant Professor,
Ac?badem University, School of Medicine
Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology
Istanbul, Turkey

Publications -  Journal Articles:

  1. Boissière L, Takemoto M, Bourghli A, Vital JM, Pellisé F, Alanay A, Yilgor C, Acaroglu E, Perez-Grueso FJ, Kleinstück F, Obeid I; European Spine Study Group, ESSG. Global Tilt and Lumbar Lordosis Index: Two Parameters correlating with Health related quality of life scores; but how do they truly impact disability? Spine J. 2016 Nov 1. pii: S1529-9430(16)31019-1. doi: 10.1016/j.spinee.2016.10.013. [Epub ahead of print]
  2. Obeid I, Boissière L, Yilgor C, Larrieu D, Pellisé F, Alanay A, Acaroglu E, Perez-Grueso FJ, Kleinstück F, Vital JM, Bourghli A; European Spine Study Group, ESSG. Global tilt: a single parameter incorporating spinal and pelvic sagittal parameters and least affected by patient positioning. Eur Spine J. 2016 Jun 20. [Epub ahead of print].
    Gokcen B, Yilgor C, Alanay A. Osteotomies/spinal column resection in paediatric deformity. Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol. 2014 Jul;24 Suppl 1:59-68

Publications - Book Chapters:

  1. Yilgor C, Alanay A. Non-fusion Techniques in Pediatric Spine. AOSpine Master Series, Vol 9. Pediatric Spinal Deformity, Berven S, de Kleuver M eds., Thieme, 2016
  2. Alanay A, Yilgor C. Instrumentation strategies in osteoporotic spine. How to prevent failure? In: Lenke L, Cheung K eds. AOSpine Master Series, Vol 4. Adult Spinal Deformity, Thieme, 2014
  3. Alanay A, Yilgor C. Pediatric Spinal infection (Acute). In: Akbarnia, Yazici, Thompson eds. The Growing Spine, 2nd edition, Springer, 2014

Honors & Awards:

  1. Best Paper Award, 1st National Pediatric Orthopedic Congress, ?stanbul, March, 2016
  2. Best Paper Award, 11th International Turkish Spine Congress, Çe?me, April, 2015
  3. EFORT Travelling Fellowship, Marseille-Nice, April, 2012
  4. Member of the Knowledge Bowl team, 1st place, American Board Debate and Knowledge Bowl Contest, Istanbul, May, 2000
  5. 17th place in Europe, European Council of International Schools (ECIS) Math Contest, Istanbul, August, 1999