İlker Sarıkaya was born in 1981 in Ankara; after completing his education in Cağaloğlu Anatolian High School, he graduated from Istanbul University Faculty of Medicine in 2005 and completed his medical education. He speaks English and German fluently. He had his specialty in the field of Orthopedics and Traumatology with the thesis titled “Mid-Term Results of Thoracolumbar Spine Burst Fractures Treated with Short Segment Posterior Instrumentation and Fusion” at Istanbul University Cerrahpaşa Faculty of Medicine; and he studied Arthroplasty and Gait Analysis at Heidelberg University Faculty of Medicine in Mannheim and at Heidelberg Medical Faculty in Germany between 2009 and 2015. Dr. İlker Sarıkaya also worked in the Autistics Association between 2009 and 2012.

He worked as a Team Physician for Turkey U18 National Basketball Team in 2007; he worked in the field of Orthopedics and Traumatology in Muş State Hospital between 2011 and 2012; and now, he has been working as a Pediatric Orthopedist in Ortopediatri Pediatric Orthopedic Academy. Dr. İlker Sarıkaya is married and has one child.

Educational Information;

  • 1992-1999 Cağaloğlu Anatolian High School – Science and Math
  • 1999-2005 İstanbul University, İstanbul Faculty of Medicine – Medicine
  • 2005-2010 İstanbul University, Medical Faculty – Orthopedics and Traumatology Specialty
  • April –June 2009 Heidelberg University Faculty of Medicine in Mannheim Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology – Arthroplasty-Fellow
  • March –May 2015 Heidelberg University Medical Faculty Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology – Gait Analysis and Cerebral Palsy-Fellow

Work Experience;

  • June 2007 – Team Physician – Turkey U18 National Basketball Team
  • January 2011- June 2012 – Orthopedics and Traumatology Specialist, Muş State Hospital
  • June 2012- Still working – Orthopedics and Traumatology Specialist, Ortopediatri Pediatric Orthopedic Academy İstanbul, Pediatric Orthopedic Clinic İstanbul

Professional Education;

  • GKD-PEV Course (2017)
  • Gait Analysis Course (2016)
  • International İstanbul Pediatric Orthopedics Symposium (ISCO) (2016)
  • Cerebral Palsy Congress Gait Analysis Course (2014)
  • EPOS-BAT Course for Current Approaches in the Treatment of Pediatric Hip Problems (2013)
  • Ilizarov and External Fixator Practical Training Course (2013)
  • National Congress of Orthopedics and Traumatology (2011)
  • Course for Surgical Treatment Techniques in Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip (2010)
  • National Congress of Orthopedics and Traumatology (2009)
  • National Congress of Sports Medicine, Arthroscopy and Knee Surgery (2008)
  • Course of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery (2008)
  • Course of Pediatric Hip Ultrasound (2008)
  • Turkish Course of Talipes Equinovarus (2006)

Publications;

  • Kesmezacar H, Sarıkaya IA. The results of conservatively treated simple elbow dislocations. Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc. 2010;44(3):199-205. doi:10.3944/AOTT.2010.2400.
  • Ogut T, Ayhan E, Irgit K, Sarikaya AI. Endoscopic treatment of posterior anklepain. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2011 Aug;19(8):1355-61. doi: 10.1007/s00167-011-1428-x.
  • Sarıkaya İA, İnan M, Şeker A. Improvement of popliteal angle with semitendinosus or gastrocnemius tenotomies in children with cerebral palsy. Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc. 2015;49(1):51-6. doi: 10.3944/AOTT.2015.14.0078.
  • İnan M, Sarikaya İA, Yildirim E, Güven MF. Neurological complications after supracondylar femoral osteotomy in cerebral palsy. J Pediatr Orthop. 2015 Apr-May;35(3):290-5. doi: 10.1097/BPO.0000000000000264.
  • Yıldırım E, Sarıkaya İA, İnan M. Unusual entrapment of deep peroneal nerve after femoral distal extension osteotomy. J Pediatr Orthop B. 2015 Sep;24(5):440-3. doi: 0.1097/BPB.0000000000000167.
  • Inan M, Sarikaya IA, Seker A, Guven MF. Risk Factors of Refracture and Morbidity During Removal of Titanium Pediatric Proximal Femoral Locking Plates in Children With Cerebral Palsy. J Pediatr Orthop. 2016 Jun;36(4):387-91. doi: 10.1097/BPO.0000000000000455.
  • İnan M, Sarıkaya İA, Şeker A, Beng K. A combined procedure for irreducible dislocation of patella in children with ligamentous laxity: a preliminary report. Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc. 2015;49(5):530-8. doi: 10.3944/AOTT.2015.15.0044.
  • Erdogan F, Sarikaya IA, Can A, Gorgun B. Management of knee rheumatoid arthritis and tibia nonunion with one-stage total knee arthroplasty and intramedullary nailing: A report of two cases. Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc. 2017 Jun 2. pii: S1017-995X(17)30275-4. doi: 10.1016/j.aott.2017.04.003.
  • Seker A, Sarikaya IA, Korkmaz O, Yalcin S, Malkoc M, Bulbul AM. Management of persistent coccydynia with transrectal manipulation: results of a combined procedure. Eur Spine J. 2017 Dec 12. doi: 10.1007/s00586-017-5399-6.
  • Sarikaya IA, Gorgun B, Erdal OA. Atelosteogenesis type III: orthopedic management. J Pediatr Orthop B. 2017 Nov;26(6):546-551. doi: 10.1097/BPB.0000000000000338
  • Can A, Sarikaya IA, Yontar NS, Erdogan AO, Gorgun B, Erdogan F. High-Riding Congenital Hip Dislocation: THA With Unilateral vs Bilateral Transverse Femoral Shortening Osteotomy. J Arthroplasty. 2017 Dec 8. pii: S0883-5403(17)31085-9. doi: 10.1016/j.arth.2017.11.067.
  • Seker A, Sarikaya IA, Korkmaz O, Yalcin S, Malkoc M, Bulbul AM. Management of persistent coccydynia with transrectal manipulation: results of a combined procedure. Eur Spine J. 2017 Dec 12. doi: 10.1007/s00586-017-5399-6.
  • Muharrem İnan, İlker A. Sarıkaya, Ozan A. Erdal. Serebral Palsi: Video Anlatımlı Cerrahi Teknikler – 34 Video Sunum 2016. Nobel Tıp Kitabevleri
  • Sarikaya IA, Inan M. Riskli Bebeklerin Ortopedik Sorunlarının Tedavisi. In : Ipek Akman editor. Riskli Bebek İzlemi. İlk baskı. Istanbul: Boyut; 2014, 272-282.
  • Kesmezacar H, Sarikaya IA. Çekirdek Eğitim Programı Anketi Araştırması Core Education Programm Questionnaire Survey. Türk Ortopedi ve Travmatoloji Birliği Dergisi 2008, Sayı 7
  • Sarikaya IA, Inan M. Patolojik Yürüme. Türk Ortopedi ve Travmatoloji Birliği Dergisi 2014, Sayı 4.
  • Sarıkaya İA, Erdal OA, İnan M. Yürüme Analizi. Köse Ö, Kalenderer Ö. Erişkinlerde Ortopedik Muayene Yöntemleri. 1. Baskı. Ankara: Karınca; 2015. s.115-118.
  • Sarıkaya İA, İnan M. Femur Başı Epifiz Kayması komplikasyonları. Güven M. Kalenderer Ö. Ortopedi ve Travmatolojide Komplikasyonlar. 1. Baskı Karınca Creative Ajans Ankara 2016. s. 185-189
  • Şeker A, Sarıkaya İA. Alt ekstremitede Doğumsal Anomalilerin Komplikasyonları. Güven M. Kalenderer Ö. Ortopedi ve Travmatolojide Komplikasyonlar. 1. Baskı Karınca Creative Ajans Ankara 2016. s. 163-168.
  • Sarıkaya İA, Erdal OA, İnan M. Hareket Analizi. Feza Korkusuz. Ortopedi ve Travmatoloji Temel Bilimler Araştırma Kitabı. 2. Baskı. Ankara: Pelin Ofset Tipo Matbaacılık; 2016. s.71-79
  • Sarıkaya İA, İnan Muharrem. Ayak Sorunları. Pediatrinin Esasları – İstanbul Tıp Kitabevleri 2015