Born in 1979, Assoc. Prof. Karaca Başaran, MD completed his secondary and high school education at Tarsus American College. In 2003, he got his title of MD from Marmara University Faculty of Medicine. He completed his specialty in Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery at Istanbul University Faculty of Medicine (Çapa) which he entered with a degree. Being married and a father of 2 sons, Başaran’s hobbies include playing drums, playing basketball, and riding motorcycles.
Dr. Basaran carried out thousands of operations related to all areas of plastic surgery during his specialist training, overseas study period and obligatory service periods. Except for standard reconstructive and aesthetic procedures; he also operates surgeries, endoscopic facial surgery, eye surgery and migraine surgery.
Having a very filled academic background, Başaran put his signature under over 60 articles, more than 90 academic papers and many surgical techniques published in the best academic journals. These include 3 different breast reduction techniques described by him; breast augmentation, tummy tuck, liposuction and rhinoplasty techniques developed jointly by different surgeons. There are two different surgical instruments designed by himself and patented. He is the only Turkish surgeon who has articles about breast reduction, breast augmentation, rhinoplasty, tummy tuck, and liposuction and experimental study in PRS which is the world’s best plastic surgery magazine.