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Prof. Levent Alimgil, M.D.

Prof. Levent Alimgil, M.D.

Full Name: Prof. M. Levent Alimgil, M.D.
Place and Date of Birth: Bursa, 30.01.1961
Foreign Language: German, English
Curriculum Vitae of Doctor
Education:

2001 - 2007 Professor, Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Trakya University
1994 - 2001 Associate Professor, Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Trakya University
1990 - 1994 Assistant Professor, Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Trakya University
1986 - 1990 Resident, Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Trakya University
1980 - 1986 Cerrahpaşa School of Medicine, Istanbul University

Professional Experiences: 

2009 – 2019 Medicana International Istanbul Hospital (Head of Opthalmology Department)
2007 – 2009 Yeditepe University Eye Hospital (Chief Doctor, Medical Director)
2001 – 2007 Professor, Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Trakya University
1994 – 2001 Associate Professor, Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Trakya University
1990 – 1994 Assistant Professor, Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Trakya University
1986 – 1990 Resident, Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Trakya University

Fields of Experience: Glaucoma (high intraocular pressure) and surgery, Cataract and surgery (Toric, multifocal intraocular lenses), Cornea transplantation (Keratoplasty), Strabismus, Oculoplasty, Medical Retina, Uveitis, Contact Lens 

Courses and Certificates:

Ophthalmology Clinic, Cologne University (General Ophthalmology, Glaucoma)
Ophthalmology Clinic, Vienna University (Glaucoma)
Ophthalmology Clinic, Ulm University (Ocular blood flow) 


Association and Organization Memberships

Turkish Opthalmological Association 
American Academy of Ophthalmology

Scientific Studies:
Book chapters

1.Success in Glaucoma Surgery, Surgical Complications: Glaucoma. Editors: M Erol Turaçlı, Merih Önol, Ilgaz S.Yalvaç, Yapım-Grafik Tasarım Baskı, Ankara, 2003, pp:260-271

2.Physiology of Visual Field: Visual Field Guide. Editor: Prof. Pınar Aydın, M.D., Aksu Basın Yayın Dağıtım Co., Ltd. 2005, Istanbul. p. 16-19.

3. Posner Schlossman Syndrome: Uveitis Guide. Editors: Assoc. Prof. Levent Akduman, M.D., Prof. Pınar Aydın O’Dwyer, M.D., Güneş Medical Bookstores, 2007, Ankara, Section II, Chapter: 1.6.


INTERNATIONAL SCIENTIFIC ACTIVITIES
Articles published in international peer-review journals

1.Endothelveränderungen bei Kontaktlinsenträgern
    M.Levent Alimgil, Nazan Erda, Sait Erda 
    Contactologia 12:127-129.1990.
    (Free Paper presented in 19th European Contactology Congress)

2.Unsere Ergebnisse mit Verbandlinsen.
    M.Levent Alimgil, Nazan Erda, Dilhan Gönenç
    Contactologia 12:168-170,1990.
    (Free Paper presented in 19th European Contactology Congress)

3.Die zykloplegische Wirkung von Atropin im Vergleich mit Cyclopentolat Tropikamid Phenylephrin in Kombination. 
    M.Levent Alimgil, Nazan Erda
    Klin.Monatsbl. Augenheilk. 201:9-11,1992.

4.Die additive Wirkung von Dipivefrin bei Patienten mit Weitwinkelglaukom im Vergleich zu Clonidin.
    M.Levent Alimgil, Sait Erda, Ömer Benian 
    Klin.Monatsbl. Augenheilk. 205:114-116,1994. (Editorial Letter).
    (Free Paper presented in 26th National Ophthalmology Congress)

5.Clinical comperison of the ocular blood flow tonograph and the Goldmann  
     applanation tonometer.
    Haluk Esgin, M.Levent Alimgil, Sait Erda
    European Journal of Ophthalmology 8:162-166, 1998.

6.Ocular pulse amplitude in patients with Grave’s disease:A preliminary study.
    M.Levent Alimgil, Ömer Benian, Haluk Esgin, Sait Erda
    Acta Ophthalmologica (Scand.) 77:694-696, 1999.
    (Free Paper presented in 11th European Ophthalmology Congress)

7.The effect of systemic hypertension on pulsatile ocular blood flow.
    Haluk Esgin, M.Levent Alimgil, Sait Erda
    Acta Ophthalmologica,79:160-162, 2001.

 8.Topographical analysis of the visual field in tilted disc syndrome
    Vuslat Pelitli Gürlü, M.Levent Alimgil, Ömer Benian 
    Retina 22:366-367, 2002.

 9.Two cases of Stenotrophomonas Maltophilia Endophthalmitis
    Ömer Benian, M.Levent Alimgil, Nazan Erda
    Ophthalmic Surgery and Lasers 33:253-256, 2002. 
    (Poster presented in 13th European Ophthalmology Congress) 

10.Choroideal effusion and shallowing of the anterior chamber after adjunctive therapy with latanoprost in a trabeculectomized patient with angle closure glaucoma
    M.Levent Alimgil. Ömer Benian
    Int Ophthalmol 24:129-131, 2002.

11.Arterial distensibility as determined by carotid-femoral pulse wave velocity in patients with Behçet’s disease
   Turhan Kürüm, Mustafa Yıldız, Mehmet Soy, Gültaç Özbay, M.Levent Alimgil, Binnur Tüzün
   Clin Rheumatol 24:134-138, 2005

12. Retinal nerve fiber analysis and tomographical investigation of optic disc in cases with tilted disc syndrome.
   Vuslat Pelitli Gürlü, Levent Alimgil
   Ophtahalmic Surgery, Lasers&Imaging 36(6):494-502, 2005.

13. Fluorescein angiographic findings in cases with intermediate uveitis in the inactive phase.
   Gürlü VP, Alimgil ML, Esgin H.
   Can J Ophthalmol. 2007 Feb;42(1):107-9.

14. Systemic and topical fresh-frozen plasma treatment in a newborn with ligneous     conjunctivitis.
   Gürlü VP, Demir M, Alimgil ML, Erda S.
   Cornea. 2008 May;27(4):501-3.

15. Anterior segment optical coherence tomography measurement of anterior chamber depth and angle changes after phacoemulsification and intraocular lens implantation.
   Kucumen RB, Yenerel NM, Gorgun E, Kulacoglu DN, Dinc UA, Alimgil ML.
   J Cataract Refract Surg. 2008 Oct;34(10):1694-8.

16. Management of postkeratoplasty ametropia: IntraLASIK after penetrating keratoplasty.
   Kucumen RB, Yenerel NM, Gorgun E, Alimgil ML.
   Eur J Ophthalmol. 2008 Nov-Dec;18(6):877-85.

17. Autofluorescence imaging of pingueculae.
   Utine CA, Tatlipinar S, Altunsoy M, Oral D, Basar D, Alimgil LM.
   Br J Ophthalmol. 2009 Mar;93(3):396-9. Epub 2008 Nov 19.

18. Corneal biomechanical properties and intraocular pressure changes after phacoemulsification and intraocular lens implantation.
   Kucumen RB, Yenerel NM, Gorgun E, Kulacoglu DN, Oncel B, Kohen MC, Alimgil ML.
   J Cataract Refract Surg. 2008 Dec;34(12):2096-8.

19. Quantitative assessment of anterior chamber volume using slit-lamp OCT and Pentacam.
   Dinc U, Oncel B, Gorgun E, Alimgil L.
   Eur J Ophthalmol. 2009 May-Jun;19(3):411-5.

20. Immediate evaluation of the flaps created by femtosecond laser using anterior segment optical coherence tomography.
   Kucumen RB, Dinc UA, Yenerel NM, Gorgun E, Alimgil ML.
   Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging. 2009 May-Jun;40(3):251-4.

21.Correlation of retinal sensitivity and retinal thickness in central serous chorioretinopathy.
   Dinc UA, Yenerel M, Tatlipinar S, Gorgun E, Alimgil L.
   Ophthalmologica. 2010;224(1):2-9. doi: 10.1159/000233229.
22. Assessment and comparison of anterior chamber dimensions using various imaging techniques.
   Dinc UA, Oncel B, Gorgun E, Yenerel MN, Alimgil L.
   Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging. 2010 Jan-Feb;41(1):115-22. doi: 10.3928/15428877-20091230-21.

23.In Vivo Confocal Microscopy in Presumed Central Cloudy Dystrophy of François.
   Utine CA, Oral D, Altunsoy M, Basar D, Alimgil LM.
   Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging. 2010 Mar 9:1-4. doi: 10.3928/15428877-20100216-02. [Epub ahead of print]

 24. Assessment of anterior chamber depth using Visante optical coherence tomography, slitlamp optical coherence tomography, IOL Master, Pentacam and Orbscan IIz.
   Dinc UA, Gorgun E, Oncel B, Yenerel MN, Alimgil L.
   Ophthalmologica. 2010;224(6):341-6. doi: 10.1159/00031381

Peer-review Papers in International Congresses and Symposiums
     (Published papers are not listed)

1.Evaluation of systemic risk factors in patients with normal tension glaucoma.
   Tuba Vural, M.Levent Alimgil, Ömer Benian
   13th European Ophthalmology Congress, June 2001, Istanbul (Poster)

2.Automated visual field changes associated with optic disc hemorrhages
   Ömer Benian, M.Levent Alimgil 
   13th European Ophthalmology Congress, June 2001, Istanbul (Free Paper)

3.Evaluation of the peripapillary nerve fiber layer thickness with GDx and optic nerve head topography with TOPSS in unilateral pseudoexfoliation syndrome
   Ömer Benian, M.Levent Alimgil, Semih Samut
   4th International Glaucoma Symposium Mart 2003, Barcelona (Free Paper)

4.The effect of latanoprost on intraocular pressure and ocular blood flow in normal individuals
   M.Levent Alimgil, Nergis Baran, Ercüment Ünlü, Bilge Çakır
   4th International Glaucoma Symposium Mart 2003, Barcelona (Free Paper)

5.Interpretation of vitreous opacity artifacts of the GDx nerve fiber analyser (NFA) results
   M.Levent Alimgil, Ömer Benian
   4th International Glaucoma Symposium Mart 2003, Barcelona (Poster)

6.Pulse wave velocity in patients with Behçet’s disease
   Turhan Kürüm, Mustafa Yıldız, Mehmet Soy, Gültaç Özbay, M.Levent Alimgil, Binnur Tüzün
   9th International Conference on Behçet’s Disease October 2004, Antalya (Poster)

NATIONAL SCIENTIFIC ACTIVITIES
Articles published in national peer-review journals

1.Effects of short acting cycloplegic agents on consecutive accommodation. 
    M.Levent Alimgil, Selçuk Topsakal, Nazan Erda
    Tur. Cli. Ophthalmology Journal 2:201-203,1993. 
    (Free Paper presented in 26th National Ophthalmology Congress) 
  
2.Scanning laser infrared oftalmoskopi.
    Faik Gelişken, M.Levent Alimgil, Ulrike Schneider, Ingrid Kreissig, 
    Ret.Vit. 2:289-293,1994.
    (Poster presented in 28th National Ophthalmology Congress)

3. Drugs that affect adrenergic system in medical treatment of primary open-angle glaucoma.
    M.Levent Alimgil 
    Medical Journal of School of Medicine, Trakya University, Vol.11. Issue: 1,2,3:313-325, 1994.

4.Changes in Corneal Endothelium and Thickness in Cases with Unilateral Pseudoexfoliation Syndrome. 
    M.Levent Alimgil, Sait Erda 
    Tur. Cli. Ophthalmology Journal, 4:52-54,1995.
    (Free Paper presented in 27th National Ophthalmology Congress)

5. Hyphemas following non-perforating blunt traumas. 
    Ömer Benian, M.Levent Alimgil, Sait Erda 
    Tur. Cli. Ophthalmology Journal 4:272-275.1995.
    (Free Paper presented in 15th Spring Symposium of Turkish Society of Ophthalmology)

6. Effects of ¼% and 1/8% Clonidine Hydrochloride on intraocular pressure and cardiovascular system in healthy cases. 
    M.Levent  Alimgil, Adnan Çınal, Ömer Benian, Vuslat Pelitli, Turgut Yoleri
    Tur. Cli. Ophthalmology Journal 4:301-304.1995.
    (Free Paper presented in 27th National Ophthalmology Congress)

7. Argon laser trabeculoplasty: mid-term follow-up results in cases with primary open angle and pseudoexfoliative glaucoma.
    Azmiye Altınışık, M.Levent Alimgil, Haluk Esgin, Sait Erda 
    Medical Journal of School of Medicine, Trakya University, Vol.12. Issue: 1,2,3:157-160.1995, 1994.
    (Poster presented in 29th National Ophthalmology Congress)

8.Ocular pulsating blood flow in middle-aged healthy individuals. 
    M.Levent Alimgil, Haluk Esgin, Sait Erda 
    Medical Network Ophthalmology 2:327-330,1995.

 9. Clinical Evaluation of Topcon CT-20 Pneumatic Tonometer.
    Seha Özden, M.Levent Alimgil, Haluk Esgin, Sait Erda
    Medical Journal of School of Medicine, Trakya University, Vol.14. Issue: 1:33-37, 1997. 
    (Poster presented in 30th National Ophthalmology Congress)

10. Effects of calcium antagonists and angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors on ocular pulsating blood flow in hypertensive patients. 
    M.Levent Alimgil, Haluk Esgin, Sait Erda 
    Medical Journal of School of Medicine, Trakya University, Vol.14. Issue: 01:39:00 AM-43.1997, 1997. 
    (Poster presented in 29th National Ophthalmology Congress)

11.The effects of 1/8 % clonidine and 1 % apraclonidine on ocular pulsatile blood flow in normal individuals.
    M.Levent Alimgil, Haluk Esgin, Sait Erda
    Eastern Journal of Medicine 2 (2):86-89,1997.

12. High astigmatism in continuous saturation; effect of removal of suture. 
    Haluk Esgin, M.Levent Alimgil, Sait Erda
    Medical Network Ophthalmology 4 (5):287-290,1997.
   (Poster presented in 29th National Ophthalmology Congress)

13. Ocular pulsating blood flow values in normotensive glaucoma.
    Ömer Benian, M.Levent Alimgil, Sait Erda
    Turkish Ophthalmology Gazette. 27:370-374, 1997.
    (Poster presented in 30th National Ophthalmology Congress)

14. Heine Lambda 100 Retinometer in Evaluation of Potential Visual Acuity After Cataract Surgery.
    Ömer Benian, M.Levent Alimgil, Derya Yenigün, Sait Erda
    Turkish Ophthalmology Gazette. 27:382-387, 1997.
    (Poster presented in 30th National Ophthalmology Congress)

15. Prevalence of Clinical Types of Glaucoma in Patients Who Resident in Edirne and Nearby Cities to Ophthalmology Outpatient Clinic of School of Medicine, Trakya University.
    M.Levent Alimgil, Bayram Yapıcı, Soykan Özgür, Sait Erda
    Medical Journal of School of Medicine, Trakya University 15:155-161, 1998.
    (Poster presented in 32nd National Ophthalmology Congress)

16. Results and complications of Nd-YAG Laser posterior capsulotomy in secondary cataracts.
    Haluk Esgin, Ömer Benian, Mehmet Mısır, M.Levent Alimgil, Sait Erda
    Medical Network Ophthalmology 6:212-215, 1999.
    (Poster presented in 32nd National Ophthalmology Congress)

17. Treatment of Encapsulated Blebs with Needling Method Following Trabeculectomy.
    Zülfiye Mutlu, M.Levent Alimgil, Vuslat Pelitli, Sait Erda
    Medical Network Ophthalmology 6:225-227, 1999.
    (Free Paper presented in 32nd National Ophthalmology Congress)

18. Effect of cataract surgery on intraocular pressure in trabeculectomized eyes.
    Muhittin Kılıç, M.Levent Alimgil, Ömer Benian, Sait Erda
    Medical Network Ophthalmology 6:362-364, 1999.
    (Free Paper presented in 32nd National Ophthalmology Congress)

19. Ocular pulse amplitude, visual field and VEP in thyroid orbitopathy
    M.Levent Alimgil, Ömer Benian, Haluk Esgin
    Medical Network Ophthalmology 8:414-417, 2001.
    (Free Paper presented in 34th National Ophthalmology Congress)

20.The effect of dorzolamide on IOP and ocular pulse amplitude:Adjunctive therapy to betablockers as replacement for pilocarpine or as second line therapeutic agent in patients with open angle glaucoma. 
    M.Levent Alimgil, Ömer Benian
    Eastern Journal of Medicine 7:1-5, 2002.
   (Free Paper presented in 13th European Ophthalmology Congress)

21. Effects of trabeculectomy on results of long-term visual field and role of preoperative medications on success of trabeculectomy.
     Zülfiye Mutlu, M.Levent Alimgil, Sait Erda    
     Turkish Ophthalmology Gazette. 32:233-240, 2002.
     (Free Paper presented in 35th National Ophthalmology Congress)

22. Efficiency of tranexamine acid in prevention of secondary bleeding in cases with traumatic hyphema
     Vuslat Pelitli Gürlü, M.Levent Alimgil
     Turkish Ophthalmology Gazette. 33 (2): 199-203 2003
 
23. Risk of Glaucoma in Cases with Pseudoexfoliation Syndrome
     Vuslat Pelitli Gürlü, M.Levent Alimgil
     Turkish Ophthalmology Gazette. 34 (5): 371-375 2004
     (Free Paper presented in 36th National Ophthalmology Congress)

 24. Effect of dilated pupils on scanning laser polarimeter measurements
     Hakan Özkan, Vuslat Pelitli Gürlü, M.Levent Alimgil    
     Turkish Ophthalmology Gazette. 34 (6) :2004
     (Poster presented in 37th National Ophthalmology Congress)

25. Repeatability of Scanning Laser Polarimeter Measurements
     H. Semih Samut, Vuslat Pelitli Gürlü, M. Levent Alimgil
     MN Ophthalmology 12:35-37,2005.
     (Poster presented in 37th National Ophthalmology Congress)

26. Scanning Laser Tomography in Diagnosis and Follow-up of Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
     Vuslat Pelitli Gürlü, M. Levent Alimgil,  Haluk Esgin
     Retina-Vitreus;13:179-182, 2005.
     (Poster presented in 37th National Ophthalmology Congress)

27. Change of astigmatism in patients who undergo phacoemulsification with right upper and temporal clear corneal incision
     Serdar Rodoplu, Haluk Esgin, Nazan Erda, M.Levent Alimgil
     T Clin Ophth 14:173-179. 2005.

28. Comparing Results of Mobile Aplanation Tonometer with Goldmann Aplanation Tonometer
     Vuslat Pelitli Gürlü,  M.Levent Alimgil, Ebru Demet Bülbül, Serdar Rodoplu
     MN Ophthalmology 12:284-287, 2005 
     (Poster presented in 38th National Ophthalmology Congress)

29. Effect of phacoemulsification surgery with right upper clear corneal incision (5.7 mm) and upper scleral tunnel incision on postoperative astigmatism.
     Serdar Rodoplu, Haluk Esgin, M.Levent Alimgil,Ömer Benian, Vuslat Pelitli Gürlü
     MN Ophthalmology 12: 319-321, 2005
     (Poster presented in 38th National Ophthalmology Congress)

30. Effects of Age on Retinal Nerve Fiber Layer Thickness and Effect of GDx on Standard Parameters
     Vuslat Pelitli Gürlü, H.Semih Samut, Hakan Özkan, M.Levent Alimgil
     Turkish Ophthalmology Gazette 36:160-165, 2006
     (Poster presented in 38th National Ophthalmology Congress)
    
31. Comparing corneal thickness in normotensive and ocular hypertensive patients with pigment dispersion
    M.Levent Alimgil, Baran Gencer
    Glaucoma – Cataract 1: 285-287, 2006

32. Changes in Refractive Parameters In Early Postoperative Period of Trabeculectomy
    Serdar Rodoplu, M.Levent Alimgil, Vuslat Pelitli Gürlü
    Glaucoma – Cataract 2: 43-46, 2007

33. Pattern Dystrophy in Curschmann Steinert Syndrome
    Umut Aslı Dinç, Sinan Tatlıpınar, Şule Ziylan, Levent Alimgil, Demir Başar
    TOG 2008; 38 - 6 | Pages 524 – 527

34. Treatment and Clinical Course in a Patient with Fungal Endophthalmy
    Umut Aslı Dinç, Sinan Tatlıpınar, Melda Yenerel, Ebru Görgün, Levent Alimgil,   
    Demir Başar
    TOG 2009; 39 - 1 | Pages 52 – 55

35. Intracorneal Ring (Keraring) with Femtosecond Laser in Keratoconus
    Raciha Beril Küçümen, Demir Başar, Murat Levent Alimgil
    TOG 2009; 39 - 2 | Pages 96 – 102

36. Treatment of symptomatic choroid hemangioma that associated to Struge-Weber syndrome with photodynamic therapy
    Melda YENEREL, Ebru GÖRGÜN, Umut Aslı DİNÇ, Hüseyin YETİK, Faruk    
    ÖRGE, Levent ALİMGİL
    Retina Vitreus 2009, Vol. 17, Issue 1 Pages: 069-072

37. Evaluating Depth of Anterior Chamber and Angle Changes with Optic Coherence Tomography of Anterior Segment Following Cataract Surgery 
    Raciha Beril KÜÇÜMEN1, Nursal Melda YENEREL1, Ebru GÖRGÜN1, Destan Nil  KULAÇOĞLU1, Umut Aslı DİNÇ1, Murat Levent ALİMGİL2
    Glaucoma Cataract 2008, Vol. 3, Issue 1 Pages: 025-028

Papers Presented in National Congresses and Symposiums
a. Papers published in full text

1. Cases of ptosis with Marcus Gunn Phenomenon. 
    M.Levent Alimgil, Sait Erda 
    Bulletin of 23rd National Ophthalmology Congress (1989). Editors: Ö.F.Köker, T.R.Ersöz, A.Kaya.Çukurova University Printing House,Adana,Vol:1 Pages:439-441,1989.
    (Poster presented in 23rd National Ophthalmology Congress)

2. Comparing Cycloplegic Effects of Atropin and Combination of Phenylephrine, Cyclopentolate and Tropicamide. 
    M.Levent Alimgil, Nazan Erda 
    Bulletin of 23rd National Ophthalmology Congress (1989). Editors: Ö.F.Köker, T.R.Ersöz, A.Kaya.Çukurova University Printing House,Adana,Vol:2 Pages:738-742.1989.
    (Free Paper presented in 23rd National Ophthalmology Congress)

3. Effects of number of sessions in CAM vision stimulator on improvement of visual acuity. 
    Nazan Erda, M.Levent Alimgil, Ahmet Saltık, Dilhan Gönenç
    Bulletin of 12th Winter Symposium of Turkish Society of Ophthalmology, (1989). Editors: Ö.K.Doğan, H.Pekel, Pages: 51-56.
    (Free Paper presented in 12th Winter Symposium of Turkish Society of Ophthalmology)

4. Evaluating Parameters that Influence results of CAM Vision Stimulator.
    Nazan Erda, M.Levent Alimgil, Ahmet Saltık, Dilhan Gönenç
    Bulletin of 12th Winter Symposium of Turkish Society of Ophthalmology, (1989). Editors: Ö.K.Doğan, H.Pekel, Pages: 57-63.
    (Free Paper presented in 12th Winter Symposium of Turkish Society of Ophthalmology)

5. Corneal endothelial changes in patients with Type II diabetes. 
    M.Levent Alimgil, Adnan Çınal, Sait Erda, Nazan Erda
    Bulletin of 14th Winter Symposium of Turkish Society of Ophthalmology, (1991). Editor: K.Gündüz,Ceylan Ofset,Konya, Pages: 105-110,1991.
    (Free Paper presented in 14th Winter Symposium of Turkish Society of Ophthalmology)

6. Corneal endothelial changes secondary to use of contact lens. 
    M.Levent Alimgil, Nazan Erda, Sait Erda
    Bulletin of 3rd National Turkish Medical Contact Lens Congress, Turkish Society of Ophthalmology, (1991) Editor : H.Kandemir. Pages : 57-65,1991.
    (Free Paper presented in 3rd National Turkish Medical Contact Lens Congress, Turkish Society of Ophthalmology)

7.Changes in Corneal Endothelium and Thickness in Cases with Unilateral Pseudoexfoliation Glaucoma. 
    M.Levent Alimgil, Sait Erda
    Turkish Society of Ophthalmology, 27th National Ophthalmology Congress (1993). Editors: K.Andaç, J.Menteş,A.Yağcı,G.Haznedaroğlu, M.Ergin, Z.Gürcan, C.Akkın,K.Pamukçu,Yeniyol Printing House, İzmir,Vol.:1, Pages: 292-297,1994.
    (Poster presented in 27th National Ophthalmology Congress)

8. Effects of Single-dose Apraclonidine on Intraocular Pressure and Cardiovascular Systems in Patients with Ocular Hypertension.
    Turgut Yoleri, M.Levent Alimgil, Ömer Benian, Vuslat Pelitli 
    Turkish Society of Ophthalmology, 27th National Ophthalmology Congress (1993). Editors: K.Andaç, J.Menteş,A.Yağcı,G.Haznedaroğlu, M.Ergin, Z.Gürcan, C.Akkın,K.Pamukçu,Yeniyol Printing House, İzmir,Vol.:3, Pages: 1883-1887.1994.
    (Poster presented in 27th National Ophthalmology Congress)

9. Relationship between corneal thickening and loss of endothelial cell following implantation of intraocular lens into posterior chamber
    Haluk Esgin, M.Levent Alimgil, Nazan Erda, Adnan Çınal 
    Turkish Society of Ophthalmology, 28th National Ophthalmology Congress (1994). Editors:  Ö.K. Doğan, R.Ç.Aydın,Yeni İnan Printing House, Vol. 1, Pages: 203-206,1995.
    (Free Paper presented in 28th National Ophthalmology Congress)

10. Etiology of Intravitreal Hemorrhages.
    Gürol Dölek, Faik Gelişken, M.Levent Alimgil, Sait Erda 
    Turkish Society of Ophthalmology, 28th National Ophthalmology Congress (1994). Editors:  Ö.K. Doğan, R.Ç.Aydın,Yeni İnan Printing House, Vol. 2, Pages: 428-429.1995.
    (Free Paper presented in 28th National Ophthalmology Congress)

11. Evaluation of Etiology in Retinal Vein Occlusions. 
    Titap Yazıcıoğlu, Faik Gelişken,  M.Levent Alimgil, Sait Erda 
    Turkish Society of Ophthalmology, 28th National Ophthalmology Congress (1994). Editors:  Ö.K. Doğan, R.Ç.Aydın,Yeni İnan Printing House, Vol. 2, Pages: 627-628.1995.
    (Free Paper presented in 28th National Ophthalmology Congress)

12. Effects of addition of clonidine and apraclonidine to single-dose non-selective beta blocker agent on intraocular pressure and cardiovascular system.
    M.Levent Alimgil, Ömer Benian, Adnan Çınal, Vuslat Pelitli, Turgut Yoleri, Sait Erda
    Turkish Society of Ophthalmology, 28th National Ophthalmology Congress (1994) Editors:  Ö.K. Doğan, R.Ç.Aydın,Yeni İnan Printing House, Vol. 2, Pages: 682-685.1995.
    (Free Paper presented in 28th National Ophthalmology Congress)

13. Stereophotography in evaluating concavity of optic disc. 
    M.Levent Alimgil, Faik Gelişken, Cenk Kallemoğlu, Turgut Yoleri, Sait Erda 
    Turkish Society of Ophthalmology, 28th National Ophthalmology Congress (1994). Editors:  Ö.K. Doğan, R.Ç.Aydın,Yeni İnan Printing House, Vol. 3, Pages: 1028-1030.1995.
    (Poster presented in 28th National Ophthalmology Congress)

14. Stereotopography of posterior segment lesions.
    Cenk Kallemoğlu,  M.Levent Alimgil, Faik Gelişken, Sait Erda 
    Turkish Society of Ophthalmology, 28th National Ophthalmology Congress (1994). Editors: Ö.K. Doğan, R.Ç.Aydın,Yeni İnan Printing House, Vol. 3, Pages: 1073-1074.1995.
    (Poster presented in 28th National Ophthalmology Congress)

15. Diagram of Fundus with Three-mirror Contact Lens
    Vuslat Pelitli, Faik Gelişken, M.Levent Alimgil, Sait Erda 
    Turkish Society of Ophthalmology, 28th National Ophthalmology Congress (1994). Editors: Ö.K. Doğan, R.Ç.Aydın,Yeni İnan Printing House, Vol. 3, Pages: 1081-1083.1995.
    (Poster presented in 28th National Ophthalmology Congress) 

b. Papers published in form of abstract
(Published papers are not listed)

1. Quantitative comparison of visual field defects in some types of glaucoma.
    Seha Özden,Cenk Kallemoğlu,M.Levent Alimgil,Sait Erda.
    Turkish Society of Ophthalmology, 31st National Congress, September 1997, Istanbul (Poster).

2. RELATIONSHIP OPTIC DISC TOPOGRAPHY DETERMINED WITH SCANNING LASER TOMOGRAPHY (TOPSS) AND SCANNER LASER POLARIMETER (GDX) AND PERIPAPILLARY NERVE FIBER LAYER THICKNESS IN PATIENTS WITH AND WITHOUT PHYSIOLOGICAL CONCAVITY
   Hasan Semih Samut, Ömer Benian, M.Levent Alimgil.
   Turkish Society of Ophthalmology, 36th National Congress, October 2002, Ankara (Free Paper)

3. FACTORS THAT INFLUENCE PROGRESSION OF VISUAL FIELD DAMAGE IN PATIENTS WITH GLAUCOMA
    Bayram Yapıcı, M.Levent Alimgil.
    Turkish Society of Ophthalmology, 36th National Congress, October 2002, Ankara (Free Paper) 
   
4. EFFECT OF INTRAVITREAL OPACITIES ON RESULTS OF FDX NERVE FIBRE ANALYSER (NFA) 
  M. Levent Alimgil, Ömer Benian.
   Turkish Society of Ophthalmology, 36th National Congress, October 2002, Ankara (Poster)

5. COMPARING DIFFERENCES OF OPTIC DISCS BETWEEN TWO EYES IN HEALTHY INDIVIDUALS WITH SCANNING LASER TOMOGRAPHY (TOPSS) AND POLARIMETER (NFA GDX)
   Ömer Benian, M.Levent Alimgil, Semih Samut.
   Turkish Society of Ophthalmology, 36th National Congress, October 2002, Ankara (Poster)

6. EVALUATING HEAD OF OPTIC NERVE WITH TOPSS AND PERIPAPILLARY NERVE FIBER LAYER THICKNESS WITH NFA-GDX IN PATIENTS WITH UNILATERAL PSEUDOEXFOLIATIONB SYNDROME
   Ömer Benian, M.Levent Alimgil, Semih Samut.
   Turkish Society of Ophthalmology, 36th National Congress, October 2002, Ankara (Free Paper)

7. RISK OF GLAUCOMA IN PATIENTS WITH PSEUDOEXFOLIATION SYNDROME
   Vuslat Pelitli Gürlü, M. Levent Alimgil.
   Turkish Society of Ophthalmology, 36th National Congress, October 2002, Ankara (Free Paper) 

8. ANALYSIS OF RETINAL NERVE FIBER LAYER AND OPTIC DISC TOMOGRAPHY IN TILTED DISC SYNDROME
   Vuslat Pelitli Gürlü, M. Levent Alimgil.
   Turkish Society of Ophthalmology, 36th National Congress, October 2002, Ankara (Poster)

9. EFFECT OF HORMONE REPLACEMENT THERAPY ON EYE TEAR FUNCTION AND INTRAOCULAR PRESSURE 
   Murat Şahin, Sinan Dervişoğlu, M. Levent Alimgil, Ali Yüce, Fatih Güçer.
   Turkish Society of Ophthalmology, 36th National Congress, October 2002, Ankara (Poster)
  
10. Repeatability of Laser Polarimeter Measurements
     H.Semih Samut, Vuslat Pelitli Gürlü, M.Levent Alimgil
     Turkish Society of Ophthalmology, 37th National Congress, October 2003, Istanbul (Poster).

11. Effect of dilated pupils on scanning laser polarimeter results
     Hakan Özkan, Vuslat Pelitli Gürlü, M.Levent Alimgil
     Turkish Society of Ophthalmology, 37th National Congress, October 2003, Istanbul (Poster).

12. Role of Scanning Laser Tomography in Diagnosis CSCR
     Vuslat Pelitli Gürlü, M.Levent Alimgil, Haluk Esgin
     Turkish Society of Ophthalmology, 37th National Congress, October 2003, Istanbul (Poster).

13. Effect of phacoemulsification surgery with right upper clear corneal incision (5.7 mm) and upper scleral tunnel incision on postoperative astigmatism.
     Serdar Rodoplu, Haluk Esgin, M.Levent Alimgil, Ömer Benian, Vuslat Pelitli Gürlü
     Turkish Society of Ophthalmology, 38th National Congress, October 2004, Antalya, (Poster)
        
14. Comparing Results of Mobile Aplanation Tonometer with Goldmann Aplanation Tonometer
      Vuslat Pelitli Gürlü,  M.Levent Alimgil, Ebru Demet Bülbül, Serdar Rodoplu
      Turkish Society of Ophthalmology, 38th National Congress, October 2004, Antalya, (Poster)

15. Thickness of Retinal Nerve Fiber Layer in Healthy Individuals
      Vuslat Pelitli Gürlü, Hasan Semih Samut, Hakan Özkan, M.Levent Alimgil
    Turkish Society of Ophthalmology, 38th National Congress, October 2004, Antalya, (Poster)

 SUPERVISION OF DISSERTATIONS

1. Findings of Anterior Segment and Optic Disc in Patients with Unilateral Pseudoexfoliation Syndrome  
   (1995- completed dissertation)
   Ömer Benian, M.D.

2. Ocular Complications in Retinal Vein Occlusions (1996, completed dissertation)
    Titap Yazıcıoğlu, M.D.

3. Quantitative comparison of visual field defects in some types of glaucoma 
   (1997- completed dissertation)
   Cenk Kallemoğlu, M.D.

4. Effects of Reduction of Intraocular Pressure with Various Methods in Some Types of Glaucoma on Parameters of Optic Disc and Visual Field (1998, completed dissertation)    
    Seha Özden, M.D.

5. Long-Term Results of Trabeculectomy (2001, completed dissertation)
    Zülfiye Mutlu, M.D.

6. Investigating Factors That Influence Progression of Visual Field Defect in Patients with Open-Angle Glaucoma (study continues)
   Bayram Yapıcı, M.D.
 



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