Dr.Melike Erdim is graduated from Beşiktaş High School with honors degree in 1992. In 1999, she graduated again with honors degree from Marmara University School of Medicine and received her title as a Medical Doctor. The same year, after successfully passed Specialty in Medicine (TUS) exam, she got a chance to get specialty education at Marmara University Faculty of Medicine Department of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery. With her thesis on stamina of fat grafts taken with liposuction, she received her degree as a Specialist Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeon in 2005. Between 2005 and 2010, she worked at private hospitals in İstanbul. Since 2010 she has been working at her private Aesthetic and Plastic Surgery Clinic in İstanbul and she has been performing aesthetic surgical operations at certified hospitals. She is currently a member of Turkish Medical Association, Turkish Society of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons and Turkish Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery.
Her main activity fields are aesthetic surgery of the breast and abdomen, blepharoplasty, brow Lift, hair transplantation and nonsurgical facial aesthetics.
Boston, USA, 2005: Aesthetic face surgery training with Prof. Dr. Michael Yaremchuk at Harvard Medical School-Massachusetts General Hospital.
Munich, Germany, November 2011: Advanced techniques on breast surgery,International symposium for plastic surgeons.
1- Patients and Surgeons perspective on the scar components after inferior pedicle breast reduction surgery. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 2005 Aug; 116(2):459-64. Celebiler O, Sonmez A, Erdim M, Yaman M, Numanoglu A.
2- A case of skin necrosis as a result of cholesterol crystal embolisation. Journal of Plastic Reconstructive Aesthetic Surgery 2006; 59(4):429-32. Erdim M, Tezel E, Biskin N
3- Scalp metastases of glioblastoma multiforme: case report. European Journal of Plastic Surgery 2007 Feb 29(6): 303-306. Ozturk N, Erdim M, Sonmez A, Bayramicli M.
4- Atypical midline cleft with duplication of metopic suture. Journal of Craniomaxillofacial Surgery 2007 Mar; 35(2)81-3. Celebiler O, Sonmez A, Erdim M, Ozek M, Numanoglu A.
5- The effects of the size of liposuction cannula on adipocyte survival and the optimum temperature for fat graft storage: an experimental study.
Erdim M, Tezel E, Numanoglu A, Sav A.
J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2008 Jun 19. [Epub ahead of print]
6- Association between C677T and A1298C MTHFR gene polymorphism and nonsyndromic orofacial clefts in the Turkish population: a case-parent study Turk J Pediatr. Nov-Dec 2012;54(6):617-25. Semiç-Jusufagiç A, Bircan R, Çelebiler Ö, Erdim M, Akarsu N, Elçioğlu NH.