Barış Görgün was born in Adana in 1985. After completing primary school and the first years of the secondary school in Adana, he continued his education in Istanbul Beşiktaş Atatürk Anatolian High School. After graduating from high school in 2003, Barış Görgün continued his education at Yeditepe University Faculty of Medicine and he received general surgery education at Universitat Giessen in Giessen, Germany for a month during his medical faculty years. After graduating from medical faculty with honors in 2009, he completed his compulsory service in Istanbul Kuzguncuk Ethem Arutan Health Center. As a result of the Examination for Specialty in Medicine he took during the compulsory service, he started specialization education in the Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology of Cerrahpaşa Medical Faculty at Istanbul University in 2011. After 5 years of specialization education, he completed his thesis titled “Evaluation of Muscle Spasticity in Children with Hemiparetic Cerebral Palsy with Elastography Method and Determination of Treatment Algorithm” with his thesis supervisor Prof. Dr. Muharrem İNAN, and got the title of Orthopedics and Traumatology specialist in 2016.

Barış Görgün speaks fluent English and beginner German. After specialization education he had hand surgery and microsurgery education in Rhön Klinikum, Klinik für Handchirurgie in Bad Neustadt, Germany for two months.

He had passed Turkish Orthopedics and Traumatology Education Council (TOTEK) proficiency exam in 2016. He completed his compulsory service in Patnos district of Ağrı between 2017 and 2018. Barış Görgün, who is currently team physician of Turkey U17 Men’s National Basketball Team, joined the Ortopediatri family in Mart, 2018.


2011 – 2016 İstanbul University Cerrahpaşa Medical Faculty, Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology

2003 – 2009 Yeditepe University Faculty of Medicine

1999 – 2003 İstanbul Beşiktaş Atatürk Anatolian High School

1997 – 1999 Adana Anatolian High School

1993 – 1997 Adana Celalettin Sayhan Elementary School

Foreign Education

2016 July – August Klinik für Handchirurgie in Bad Neustadt (Germany)

2007 July – August  Justus-Liebig Universitat Giessen, Zentrum für Chirurgie (Germany)

Work Experience

2018 – Ortopediatri Pediatric Orthopedic Clinic (Currently)

2017 – Team Physician of Turkey U17 Men’s National Basketball Team

2017 – 2018 Ağrı Patnos State Hospital Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology

2009 – 2010 İstanbul Kuzguncuk Ethem Arutan Health Center

Publications Contributed

  • High-Riding Congenital Hip Dislocation: THA With Unilateral vs Bilateral Transverse Femoral Shortening Osteotomy.

Can A, Sarikaya IA, Yontar NS, Erdogan AO, Gorgun B, Erdogan F.

J Arthroplasty. 2018 May;33(5):1432-1436. doi: 10.1016/j.arth.2017.11.067. Epub 2017 Dec 8. PMID: 29289447

  • Management of knee rheumatoid arthritis and tibia nonunion with one-stage total knee arthroplasty and intramedullary nailing: A report of two cases.

Erdogan F, Sarikaya IA, Can A, Gorgun B.

Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc. 2018 Jan;52(1):65-69. doi: 10.1016/j.aott.2017.04.003. Epub 2017 Jun 3. PMID: 28583752

  • Atelosteogenesis type III: orthopedic management.

Sarikaya IA, Gorgun B, Erdal OA.

J Pediatr Orthop B. 2017 Nov;26(6):546-551.

doi: 10.1097/BPB.0000000000000338.

  • Rotator Cuff Tear Arthropathy: Pathophysiology, Diagnosis and Treatment.

Aydin N, Tok O, Gorgun B.

Orthopedic Muscul Syst 3: 159. doi: 10.4172/2161-0533.1000159

Book Chapters Contributed

  • Sagittal Plan Deformities of the Spine, Turkish Society of Spine Publications, 2016, Ankara – Postradiation kyphosis

International Educations and Meetings

February 2016 – 6th International Congress of “Cerebral Palsy” and Developmental Disorders, İstanbul

June 2015 – Gallipoli 2015 Orthopaedic Meeting, İstanbul – Çanakkale

February 2015 – ISCO’15 Istanbul Symposium on Children’s Orthopaedics, İstanbul

July 2014 – Hip Joint Preservation Course, Sheffield, İngiltere

May 2014 – Current Concepts In External Fixation, İstanbul

December 2013 – 4th International Congress of “Cerebral Palsy” and Developmental Disorders and Post-Congress Course “Motion Analysis”, İstanbul

National Educations and Meetings

January 2018 – XXXIst Basic Microsurgery Course, İstanbul

October 2017 – 27th National Turkish Orthopedics and Traumatology Congress, Antalya

October 2016 – 26th National Turkish Orthopedics and Traumatology Congress, Antalya

October 2016 – Applied Cadaver Courses for Knee Joint Arthroscopy and Foot-Ankle Surgical Interventions, Antalya

September 2016 – XIIIrd Meeting of Training Course in Basic Orthopedic Trauma, Ankara

May 2016 – 6th  Istanbul Meeting of Orthopedics and Traumatology, İstanbul

March 2016 – 1st National Pediatric Orthopedics Congress, İstanbul

October 2015 – 25th National Turkish Orthopedics and Traumatology Congress, Antalya

October 2015 – Course of Theoretical and Cadaver Applied Surgical Approaches in Upper Extremity, Antalya

October 2015 – Xth Foot and Ankle Surgery Training Meeting, İstanbul

September 2015 – VIth Core Training Program (CTP) Clinical Knowledge Renewal Course, İstanbul

April 2015 – 5th Istanbul Meeting of Orthopedics and Traumatology, İstanbul

January 2015 – Course of Preventive Hip Surgery in Children, İzmir

December 2014 – VIth Minimally Invasive Locking Plate Osteosynthesis and Advanced Trauma Training Meeting, Ankara

November 2014 – 2. Physiotherapy – Orthopedics Joint Symposium, Antalya

November 2014 – 24th National Turkish Orthopedics and Traumatology Congress, Antalya

April 2014 – 4th Istanbul Meeting of Orthopedics and Traumatology, İstanbul

February 2014 – XIInd School of Basic Sciences and Research, Diyarbakır

November 2012 – Symposium on Basic Approaches in Radiation Oncology, İstanbul

September 2012 – VIInd Course of Foot and Ankle Surgery, İstanbul

February 2012 – Basic Surgery – Concepts, Attitudes and Skills Training, İstanbul

September 2011 – VIIIrd Basic Orthopedic Trauma Training Meeting, Ankara