Dr. Nijat Alishev

Interventional Radiologist and Interventional Oncologist

Dr. Nijat Alishev

Interventional Radiologist and Interventional Oncologist

Education Info:

Medical Faculty: Marmara University School of Medicine, Istanbul Turkey ( 2002-2008) 

Residency: Istanbul University Istanbul Medical Faculty Department of Radiology (September 2010 – November 2015) (24 months full-time training in Division of Interventional Radiology and Interventional Neuroradiology) 

Subspeciality: Interventional Radiology Diploma given by Turkish Society of Interventional Radiology (TSIR) & Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe (CIRSE) (2017)


Work experience:

-Interventional Radiologist  Interventional Neuroradiologist at Medical Park Bahcelievler Hospital ( November 2015 – February 2017)

-Interventional Radiologist and Interventional Neuroradiologist at Bezmialem University Hospital ( March 2017 – February 2018 )

-Interventional Radiologist and  Interventional Oncologist at Kolan International Hospital Istanbul (March 2018 – June 2019)

-Interventional Radiologist and  Interventional Oncologist BonaDea International Hospital (August 2019-…)

Certificates, Diplomas and Conferences Attended:

-Embolotherapy Congress 2019 (Valencia, Spain)

-14th Annual Meeting of TSIR and EVIS 2019 International Joint Meeting ( Istanbul, Turkey)

-Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe (CIRSE) Congress 2018  (Lisbon, Portugal)

-Fellowship at Interventional Radiology Department of Frankfurt University Hospital under supervision of Prof. Thomas Vogl  2018

-Acute Ischemic Stroke Course 2018 (Barcelona Spain)

-Acute Stroke Endovascular Treatment Courses by Turkish Society of Interventional Radiology (TSIR) 2017 (Ankara Turkey)

-World Federation of Interventional and Therapeutic Neuroradiology 2017 ( Budapest, Hungary)

-CIRSE Congress 2016 ( Barcelona , Spain)

-TSIR Advanced Interventional Radiology Courses 2016 (Antalya, Turkey)

-TSIR Board Exams 2016

-TSIR Annual Meetings 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2018 (Antalya, Turkey)

-Istanbul Liver Imaging Course and Meeting 2013, 2015 (EACCME)

-MRI-PET imaging course at 27th National Nuclear Medicine Congress 2015 (Adana Turkey)

-35th Turkish National Congress of Radiology 2014 (Antalya, Turkey)

-3rd World Congress on Vascular Access (WoCoVA) 2014 (Berlin, Germany)

-CIRSE Congress 2014 (Glasgow, UK)

-12th Balkan Congress of Radiology (Istanbul, Turkey)

-ESUR Prostate MRI Course 2013 (Istanbul, Turkey)

-Breast Imaging Course 2012 (Istanbul, Turkey)

-Cardiovascular MRI Course  at Turkish Society of Magnetic Resonance Meeting 2013

-RSNA Annual Meeting 2012

Clinical Interests:

Interventional Oncology

-TACE (Chemoembolization), TARE/SIRT (Radioembolization) and HAI (Hepatic artery infusion) for primary and secondary liver tumors
-Preoperative tumor embolization
-Ablative treatments (RF: Radiofrequency ,MR: Microwave and Cryoablation of liver, lung, kidney, bone tumors)
-Gastrointestinal stenting of Esophagus, Duodenum and Colon

-Biliary Drainage, Balloon dilatation and Stenting
-Urologic interventions (Nephrostomy, Ureteral Balloon Dilatation,  Double J stent placement)
-Tracheobronchial Stenting
-Pain management in cancer (Neurolysis, Nerve block, Nerve and bone tumor ablation)
-Venous port placement and Picc placement
-Palliative treatment of ascites and pleural effusion
-Image guided biopsies


Neurovascular Interventions 

-Acute Stroke (Thrombectomy)
-Endovascular Treatment of Cerebral Aneurysms
-Carotid Artery Stenting
-Cerebral Angioplasty
-Intraarterial Chemotherapy in Retinoblastoma
-Dural AVFs
-Caroticocavernous Fistulas (CCF)


Peripheral Vascular Embolizations

-GIS bleeding, Hemoptysis, Trauma, Epistaxis, Postpartum

-Benign Tumor Embolization ( Hepatic Hemangioma, Renal Angiomyolipoma, Nasal Angiofibroma, Glomus tumors)

-Embolization of Visceral Artery Aneurysms ( Renal, Splenic, Hepatic, Mesenteric )

-Hemorrhoid Embolization


Female Health

-Uterine Fibroid and Adenomyosis Embolization

-Pelvic Congestion Syndrome Treatment (Pelvis Vein Incompetence / Pelvic & Genital Varicosities)

-Lower Extremity Venous Doppler Ultrasound. Treatment of  venous insufficiency & varicosities with Laser, RF and Sclerotherapy

-Breast Imaging (Mammography, Ultrasound and MRI) and Biopsies

-Breast Cyst Treatment

-Minimally invasive treatment of Fibroadenomas (BLES, Vacuum biopsy)

-Hysterosalpingography and Fallopian Tube Recanalization

-Thyroid  Nodule Ablations

-Percutaneous treatment of Ovarian Cysts

-Percutaneous treatment of Tubo-ovarian Abscesses

-Endovascular treatmet of Ectopic Pregnancies 


Male Health

Varicocele Embolizations

-Multiparametric Prostate MRI

-Prostatic Artery Embolization

-Prostate Fusion Biopsy

-Endovascular Priapism Treatment


Thyroid Diseases

-Ablation of Cystic and solid Thyroid Nodules ( Alcohol , RF and MW ablations)

-Goiter and Large Nodule Embolization


Vascular Malformation Treatments  

-Venous and Lymphatic Malformations (diagnosis, treatment and followup)



Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm Repair 


-Endoleak embolization


Portal Venous Interventions

-Portal Vein Thrombosis treatment
-Portal Vein Embolization


Biliary Interventions

-Percutaneous Biliary Draniage in Cancer, benign Stricture and biliary Trauma patients

-Balloon dilatation in benign Strictures and Transplant patients

-Temporary and Permanent Stenting

-Percutaneous Removal of Biliary Stones

-Percutaneous Cholesistostomy


 Peripheral Arterial Disease and Diabetic Foot

-Balloon Angioplasty

-Stent Angioplasty




-Permanent hemodialysis catheterization

-Venous Balloon and Stent Angioplasties

-Thrombolysis and thrombectomy in dialysis fistulas thromboses


Renal and Mesenteric Arterial Diseases

-Balloon and Stent Angioplasties of stenosis, FMD

-Renal Denervation in Resistant Hypertension

-Thrombolysis in Acute thrombosis

-Embolization of Visceral aneurysms

-Nutcracker Syndrome Treatment


Venous Insufficiency Diagnosis & Treatment 

-Laser & Radiofrequency ablations

-Sclerotherapy of varicose, reticular and spider veins


Venous Thromboembolic Diseases

-Thrombectomy in Acute Deep Venous Thrombosis

-Venous Balloon and Stent Angioplasty Chronic Deep Venous Thrombosis

-ECOS in Pulmonary Embolism


Musculosceletal Interventions

-Osteoid Osteoma Radiofrequency Ablation

-Intraarticular Injection ( Facet, Sacroiliac, etc)

-MRI Arthrography

-Vertebroplasty, Kyphoplasty

-Epidural Blocks (Translaminar, Transforaminal)

-Embolizations for Knee Osteoarthritis, Gonarthrosis and Frozen Shoulder


Cardiac MRI and Vascular Imaging

-Ischemic and non-ischemic cardiomyopaties

-Myocardial Viability


-Primary and secondary cardiac tumors


-CT and MRI Angiography of peripheral vascular diseases

-Diagnosis of Congenital Cardiovascular Anomalies


-Cardiovascular and Interventioal Radiological Society of Europe (CIRSE)

-Turkish Society of Interventional Radiology

-Radiological Society of North America (RSNA)

-Turkish Society of Radioloy

-International Society of Endovascular Specialists

Other Qualifications:

-Gold Medal from the International Environmental Project Olympiad 2001

-American-European Studies Program 2001 participant, West Cherter University, Pennsylvania USA , Grant from The Soros Foundation.

-Winner of  Best Research Poster Marmara University School of Medicine Student Congress 2005, İstanbul Turkey

-2nd Breast Cancer Conference 2006, The Marmara, Istanbul Turkey

-Medical Biology Student Congress 2006, Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty, Istanbul Turkey

-9th  National  Breast Diseases Conference 2007, Ankara Turkey

-3rd  Breast Cancer Conference 2008, Istanbul Turkey

-1st  National Breast Cancer Consensus Meeting 2008, İstanbul Turkey

-The Nippon Foundation Scholarship 2010-2011



Turkiye Klinikleri J Radiol-Special Topics 2013;6(1):29-32

Bülent Acunaş, Nijat Alisev

2.Cerebral protection with a crossover external carotid artery bypass during arch debranching.

Ann Thorac Surg 2015 Feb;99(2):725-7

Murat Ugurlucan, Omer Ali Sayin, Mehmet Akif Onalan, Nijat Alishev, Murat Basaran, Ufuk Alpagut, Enver Dayioglu

3.Simultaneous coronary revascularization and aortobifemoral bypass surgery

Türk Göğüs  Kalp Damar Cerrahisi Dergisi 2015 April;23(2):366-370

Didem Melis Öztaş, Murat Uğurlucan, Ömer Ali Sayın, Mehmet Barburoğlu, Nijat Alishev, Onur Selçuk Yüksel, Murat Başaran, Ufuk Alpagut, Enver Dayıoğlu 

  1. Neoadjuvant volumetric modulated arc therapy in rectal cancer and the correlation of pathological response with diffusion-weighted MRI and apoptotic markers.

Tumori. 2018 Aug;104(4):266-272. 

Gurdal N, Fayda M, Alishev N, Bakir B, Tastekin D, Aykan F, Gezer U, Balik E, Saglam EK, Oral EN, Gulluoglu M, Kizir A.


1.Interventional Treatment of Lung Tumors : Ablations and Chemoembolization

Novelties in Thoracic Surgery Symposium  2016 Malatya Turkey 

2.Role Cardiac MRI in detecting Hemodynamic Effects of Coronary Artery Bridges

Nijat Alishev, Remzi Sarıkaya, İmran Onur, Memduh Dursun

Türk Radyoloji Kongresi 2014 Antalya


1.Phantom of the Lung; Pulmonary Artery Aneurysms in the Behcet’s Disease [LL-CHE1136]

Nijat Alishev, Ensar Yekeler, Ahmet Gul, Atadan Tunaci

Radiological Society of North America 2012 Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting, Chicago


2.Intimal Angiosarcoma of the Descending Aorta That Caused Heart Failure: Treatent With Endovascular Stent Grafting [P-14]

N.Alishev, M.Barburoglu, B.Acunas, M.Ugurlucan, U.I.Alpagut

CIRSE 2014


3.Percutaneous Abscess Drainage of an Aortoesophageal Fistula After Endovascular Stent Grafting for ThoracicAortic Aneurysm [P-48]

N.Alishev, M.Barburoglu, B.Acunas, M.Ugurlucan, U.I.Alpagut

CIRSE 2014


4.Bleomycin-Lipiodol Embolization of Giant Hepatic Hemangiomas: Is It Really Effective? [P-105]

Z.Bayramoglu, N.Alishev, F.Bicen, G.Yildirim, B.Acunas

CIRSE 2014


Askeri Radyolojinin Kökeni : Osmanlı İmparatorluğunda ilk defa X-ışınlarının kullanımı [P-827]

Nijat Alishev, Nuran Yıldırım, Atadan Tunacı

Türk Radyoloji Kongresi 2012 Antalya


Behçet Hastalığında Büyük Damar ve Akciğer Parankimi Tutulumu : Olgu Sunumu [P-888]

Nijat Alishev, Koray Güven, Melih Pekcan, Atadan Tunacı

Türk Radyoloji Kongresi 2013 Antalya


Appendektomi Sonrası Rastlantısal Olarak Saptanan Nöroendokrin Tümör Olgusu [PS-1708]

Elidor Agolli, Admir Sulovari, Nijat Alishev, Barış Bakır, Bülent Acunaş

Türk Radyoloji Kongresi 2013 Antalya


Bilgisayarlı Tomografi Görüntülerinde Kolon Bölgesinin Bulanık C-Means Yöntemiyle Bölütlenmesi

Gökalp Tulum, Onur Osman, Bülent Bolat, Nijat Alishev

TIPTEKNO 2013 Antalya


BT Görüntülerinde Polip Adaylarının Belirlenmesi

Gökalp Tulum, Onur Osman, Bülent Bolat, Nijat Alishev

İstanbul Arel Üniversitesi EBBT 2014 İstanbul


Batın İçi Assit Gibi Davranan Lenfosel Olgusunun Perkütan Tedavisi [PS-1689]

Nijat Alishev, Doğan Vatansever, Bülent Acunaş

Türk Radyoloji Kongresi 2014 Antalya


Aortik Debranching Sırasında Serebral Koruma : Yeni bir teknik [P-315]

Murat Ugurlucan, Omer Ali Sayin, Mehmet Akif Onalan, Nijat Alishev, Metin Onur Beyaz, Murat Basaran, Ufuk Alpagut

Türk Kalp Damar Cerrahisi Kongresi 2014


Aortoözofajeal ve Aortobronşial fistül: Torasik Endovasküler Aort Tamirinin Nadir Ancak Fatal Komplikasyonu [P-317]

Metin Onur Beyaz, Nijat Alishev,Murat Uğurlucan, Murat Başaran, Ufuk Alpagut

Türk Kalp Damar Cerrahisi Kongresi 2014


Laparoskopik Sleeve Gastrektomi Sonrası Superior Mezenterik Ven ile Splenik Ven Trombozu


Cengiz Eris,  Nijat Alishev

Türk Cerrahi Kongresi 2018

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