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ZEYNEP OLGUN

Zeynep D. Olgun, MD

Specialties
  • Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery
Languages Spoken:
  • English
  • Turkish
  • German

Deniz Olgun, M.D., received her medical degree from Hacettepe University Medical School in Ankara, Turkey and completed her residency at Hacettepe University Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology. She also completed a fellowship in pediatric orthopedic surgery at Rainbow Babies' and Children's Hospital in Cleveland, Ohio, and a fellowship in orthopedic trauma at Hospital for Special Surgery in New York. Dr. Olgun's specialties include a wide variety of pediatric orthopedic conditions, as well as pediatric orthopedic trauma.

Pediatric Care

Specialties and Areas of Care

More About Me

Board Certifications
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery,
Education and Training

Medical Education
Hacetteppe University School of Medicine
Ankara
Turkey
6/29/2005

Internship
Hacettepe University Medical Faculty
Ankara
Turkey
11/11/2006

Residency
Hacettepe University
Ankara
Turkey
1/10/2011

Fellowship
Hospital for Special Surgery
New York, NY
7/31/2014

Fellowship
Rainbow Babies & Childrens Hospital
Cleveland, OH
7/31/2015

Academic Positions and Locations

University of Pittsburg
Assistant Professor

Leadership and Memberships
  • 2016-Present: Member, Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America
  • 2016-Present: Member, European Pediatric Orthopaedic Society
  • 2015-Present: Member, Turkish Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery
  • 2015-Present: Member, Turkish Spine Society
  • 2015-Present: Member, Turkish Society of Orthopedics and Traumatology
  • 2014-Present: Member, Orthopaedic Trauma Association
Awards and Honors
  • 2016, Best Paper Award Nominee, ICEOS
  • 2016, Best Paper Award Nominee, ICEOS
  • 2016, Russell A. Hibbs Award Nominee, SRS Annual Meeting
  • 2013, Best Research Paper, 10th International Turkish Spine Congress
Academic Works and Presentations
  • Presentation: 10th International Congress on Early Onset Scoliosis, Utrecht, Holland - Graduation Protocol After Growing Rod Treatment: Is Removal of Hardware Without New Instrumentation a Realistic Approach? (11/2016)
  • Presentation: 10th International Congress on Early Onset Scoliosis, Utrecht, Holland - Health Related Quality of Life in Early-onset Scoliosis Patients Treated Surgically: EOSQ Scores in Traditional Growing Rod vs. Magnetically-controlled Growing Rods (11/2016)
  • Presentation: 51st Annual Meeting Scoliosis Research Society, Prague, Czech Republic - Psychological Profile of Children Who Require Repetitive Surgeries for Early-onset Scoliosis: Is a Poor Quality of Life the Cost for a Straighter Spine? (9/2016)
  • Presentation: 9th Annual Congress on Early Onset Scoliosis, Boston, Massachusetts - Psychological Profile of Children Who Require Repetitive Surgeries for Early-onset Scoliosis: Is a Poor Quality of Life the Cost for a Straighter Spine?(11/2015)
  • Presentation: 10th International Turkish Spine Congress, Cappadocia, Turkey - Reliability and Validity of the Adapted Turkish Version of the EOSQ-24 (4/2013)