Doctor Nazim C. was born in 1959 in Istanbul. After graduating from Ankara Fen Lisesi (Science High School) in 1977, he has completed his medical degree from Hacettepe Medical Faculty, Ankara, in 1983. He has completed his obligatory service at Ordu-Unye between 1983-1985. He has started his plastic surgery training in 1985 at the Department of Plastic And Reconstructive Surgery, Istanbul University Faculty of Medicine. During his residency he has specifically worked on the field of microsurgery and has started the clinical applications of reconstructive microsurgery at the department.
At the year of 1990 he has completed his plastic surgery residency in Istanbul University Faculty of Medicine.The same year, he went to UAB (University of Alabama at Birmingham) for fellowship in the field of cosmetic surgery. As a result of his success in rhinoplasty (nose surgery) he has been invited to many international and national meetings as a guest panel speaker.
INTERNATIONAL AESTHETIC PLASTIC SURGERY CONGRESS
17th International Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Congress was held in Houston Texas in 28-31 th August 2004. Doctor Nazıi was invited as one of the four panelist in Rhinoplasty (nose aesthetic) Panel.
In the panel Doctor Nazim gave a lecture which titled „How to achieve a naturel nose which is in harmony with the other parts of the face“ to the 700 plastic surgeons from all over the world.
This August in Brazil, Professor Nazim Cerkes will attend the conference of ISAPS ( International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons) as a panelist again.
Doctor Nazim is a member of American Society of Plastic Surgeons, Turkish Association of Plastic Surgeons and Turkish Association of Reconstructive Microsurgery. Doctor Nazim is married and has two daughters. He speaks English and Italian. His hobies are free and scuba diving, skiing and playing bridge.