DDS. Ph.D. Levent Kardesler

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Academic Background

1997-2002 Ege University, School of Dentistry, Izmir 
2002-2009 Ege University, Department of Periodontology, PhD, Izmir
  
Working Experience:

2002-2009 Ege University, Department of Periodontology, Residency, Izmir
2009-2010 Turkish Military Hospital, Periodontology and Implantology Section, Izmir
2010- CTG Dental Hospital, Periodontology and Implantology Specialist, Izmir

Clinical Skills    Conventional periodontal treatments
                             Periodontal surgery
                             Plastic and microsurgical esthetic periodontal operations
                             Implant surgery
                             Esthetic implant surgery, bone regeneration, augmentation, advanced 
                             surgical procedures. Lazer surgery

Professional     Turkish Federation of Periodontology (TPD)    
Memberships:  European Federation of Periodontology (EFP)  

Courses

1. Turkish Dental Association International Congress, 2002, Izmir
2. Turkish Federation of Periodontology 12th Symposium, 2002, Konya
3. Turkish Federation of Periodontology 13 Symposium, 2003, Erzurum
4. Turkish Federation of Periodontology 14th Symposium, 2004, Izmir
5. Turkish Federation of Periodontology 34th Congress, 2004, Ankara
6. Joint Meeting of the Continental European Division (CED), Scandinavian Division (NOF) and Israel
Division (ID) of International Association of Dental Research (IADR), 2004, Istanbul
7. 6th Dentsply Friadent Symposium Turkey,2005, Istanbul
8. Turkish Federation of Periodontology 15th Symposium, 2005, Konya
9. Ege University School of Dentistry International Dental Congress, 2005, Izmir
10. 2nd European Conference on the Reconstruction of the Periodontally Diseased Patient,   2005, Copenhagen, Denmark 
11. Turkish Federation of Periodontology  35th Congress 2005, Istanbul
12. 83rd General Session and Exhibition of the IADR/AADR/CADR, 2005, Baltimore, USA
13. Continental European and the Scandinavian Divisions of the International Association of Dental Research (IADR), 2005, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
14. Ankara University School of dentistry and Boston University Scientific Workshop, 2006, Ankara
15. Turkish Federation of Periodontology 36th Congress and 16th Symposium, 2006, Cesme, Izmir
16. Europerio 5 Conference, 2006, Madrid, Spain
17. EBDO International Congress, 2007, Fethiye
18. 1st International Zimmer and Mutlu Dental Implantology Days, 2007, Ankara
20. Turkish Federation of Periodontology 17th Symposium, 2007, Adana
21. 2nd International Mutlu Implantology Days, 2009, Antalya
22. BioHorizons International Symposium, 2010, Antalya
23. 3rd International Mutlu Implantology Days, 2011, Antalya

International Publications (SCI)

1. Nurcan Buduneli, Eralp Buduneli, Levent Kardeşler, David Lappin, Denis F. Kinane.
    Plasminogen activator system in smokers and non-smokers with and without periodontal
    disease.
    Journal of Clinical Periodontology, 2005; 32 (4): 417-424.

2. Nurcan Buduneli, A. Rıza Alpöz, Ümit Candan, Levent Kardeşler, Enver Yetkiner.
    Dental management of isolated growth hormone deficiency: a case report.
    Journal of Clinical Pediatric Dentistry,2005 Spring;29(3): 263-6

3. Eralp Buduneli, Nurcan Buduneli, Saynur Vardar-Şengül, Levent Kardeşler, Gül Atilla, David
    Lappin, Denis F. Kinane.
    Systemic low-dose doxycycline and alendronate administration and serum interleukin-1beta,
    osteocalcin, and C-reactive protein levels in rats.
    Journal of Periodontology, 2005; 76 (11): 1927-33

4. Nurcan Buduneli, Levent Kardesler, Hasan Isık, Willis CS 3rd, Hawkins SI., Denis F. Kinane,
    Scott DA.
    Effects of smoking and gingival inflammation on salivary antioxydant capacity.
    Journal of Clinical Periodontology, 2006, 33(3); 159-64

5. Saynur Vardar-Şengül, Nurcan Buduneli, Eralp Buduneli, Levent Kardesler, Haluk Baylas, Gül
    Atilla, David Lappin, Denis F. Kinane
    Dietary supplementation of omega 3 fatty acid and circulating levels of interleukin 1β, osteocalcin
    and C-reaktive protein in rats.
    Journal of Periodontology, 2006, 77(5); 814-20

6. Başak Bıyıkoğlu, Nurcan Buduneli, Levent Kardeşler, Kenan Aksu, Gonca Önder, Necil
    Kütükçüler
    Evaluation of t-PA, PAI-2, IL-1beta and PGE2, in gingival crevicular fluid of rheumatoid arthritis
    patients with periodontal disease.
    Journal of Clinical Periodontology, 2006, 33(9):605-11

7. Nurcan Buduneli, Dilşah Çoğulu, Levent Kardeşler, Necil Kütükçüler
    Dental findings and treatment in consanguinity associated congenital chronic familial 
    neutropenia
    Journal of Clinical Pediatric Dentistry, 2006, 31(2): 123-6

8. Levent Kardeşler, Nurcan Buduneli, Başak Biyikoğlu, Şevki Cetinkalp, Necil Kütükçüler.
    Gingival crevicular fluid PGE2, IL-1 beta, t-PA, PAI-2 levels in type 2 diabetes and relationship
    with periodontal disease.
    Clinical Biochemistry, 2008, 41(10-11): 863-8

9. Başak Bıyıkoğlu, Nurcan Buduneli, Levent Kardeşler, Kenan Aksu, Marjut Pitkala, Timo Sorsa.
    Gingival crevicular fluid MMP-8 and -13 and TIMP-1 levels in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    and inflammatory periodontal disease.
    Journal of Periodontology,2009, 80(8):1307-14 

10. Levent Kardeşler, Nurcan Buduneli, Şevki Çetinkalp, Denis F. Kinane.
      Adipokines and Inflammatory Mediators Following Initial Periodontal Treatment in Type 2 
      Diabetic Chronic Periodontitis Patients
      Journal of Periodontology, 1-12

11. Levent Kardeşler, Başak Bıyıkoğlu, Şevki Çetinkalp, Marjut Pitkala, Timo Sorsa, Nurcan
      Buduneli
      Crevicular fluid matrix metalloproteinase-8, -13, and TIMP-1 levels in type
      2 diabetes Oral Diseases, 29.11.2009 da kabul edilmiştir.

International Presentations

1.   Eralp Buduneli, Nurcan Buduneli, Saynur Vardar, Levent Kardeşler, Gül Atilla, David Lappin,
      Denis Kinane.
      Serum IL-1, osteocalcin, CRP levels in rats administered doxycycline, alendronate. (Oral
      presentation)
      Joint Meeting of the Continental European Division (CED), Scandinavian Division (NOF) and
      Israeli Division ID) of IADR, 2004, İstanbul, Türkiye.
      79, Abstract no: 0560.

2.   Saynur Vardar, Nurcan Buduneli, Eralp Buduneli, Levent Kardeşler, Haluk Baylas, Gül Atilla,
      David F. Lappin, Denis F. Kinane.
      Omega-3 fatty acid administration and serum IL-1beta, osteocalcin, CRP levels. (Poster)
      83rd General Session & Exhibition of the IADR,2005, Baltimore, Maryland, US. 150, Abstract
      no: 2351

3.   Nurcan Buduneli, Levent Kardeşler, Hasan Işık, C.Steadman Willis, Dennis F. Kinane, David
      A.Scott.
      Effects of smoking and gingival inflammation on salivary antioxydant capacity. (Poster)
      Joint Meeting of the Continental European Division (CED) and the Scandinavian Division (NOF)
      of the IADR, 2005, Amsterdam, Nederlands. 37, Abstract no: 0086

4.  Levent Kardesler, Nurcan Buduneli, Başak Bıyıkoğlu, Şevki Çetinkalp, Necil Kütükçüler
     Gingival crevicular fluid levels of PGE2, IL-1beta, t-PA and PAI-2 in type 2 diabetic patients with
     periodontal disease (Oral presentation)
     Europerio 5, 2006, Madrid,Spain. Abstract no:148

5.   Levent Kardeşler, Nurcan Buduneli, Başak Bıyıkoğlu, Şevki Çetinkalp, Marjut Pitkala, Timo
      Sorsa.
      GCF levels of MMP-8, MMP-13, TIMP-1 in diabetes mellitus patients. (Oral presentation)
      4th Scientific Meeting of the Pan European Federation (PEF)of the IADR, 2008, London,
      England.

6.   Levent Kardeşler, Nurcan Buduneli, Şevki. Çetinkalp, Denis F. Kinane.
      Clinical and biochemical evaluation of initial periodontal treatment in type 2 diabetic
      periodontitis patients (Poster)
      Europerio 6, 2009, Stockholm, Sweden.
      Journal of Clinical Periodontology, 2009; 36 (Supplement 9): 38.
 
 National Presentations

1.  Nurcan Buduneli, Eralp Buduneli, Levent Kardeşler, Lappin David, Denis F. Kinane.
     Farklı periodontal hastalıklarda sigara içen ve içmeyen bireylerdeki plazminojen aktivatör
     sistemin değerlendirilmesi. (Oral presentation)
     Türk Periodontoloji Derneği 34. Bilimsel Kongresi, 2004, Ankara.

2.  Fatih Arıkan, Levent Kardeşler, Betül İlhan
     Aşırı melanin pigmentasyonunun tedavisinde krio cerrahi. (Oral presentation)
     Türk Periodontoloji Derneği 34. Bilimsel Kongresi,  2004, Ankara

3.  Saynur Vardar, Eralp Buduneli, Nurcan Buduneli, Levent Kardeşler, Haluk Baylas, Gül Atilla,
     Jaana Wahlgren, Timo Sorsa.
     Omega-3 yağ asidinin deneysel periodontitis modelinde dişeti MMP ekspresyonu üzerine etkisi.
     (Oral presentation)
     Türk Periodontoloji Derneği 35. Bilimsel Kongresi, 2005, Istanbul

4.  Saynur Vardar, Nurcan Buduneli, Eralp Buduneli, Levent Kardeşler, Haluk Baylas, Gül Atilla,
     David F. Lappin, David F. Kinane.
     Sıçanlarda endotoksin ile oluşturulan periodontal doku yıkımında omega-3 yağ asidi
     uygulamasının serum IL-1beta, osteokalsin ve CRP seviyeleri üzerine etkisi. (Poster)
     Türk Periodontoloji Derneği 35. Bilimsel Kongresi, 2005, İstanbul.

5.  Nurcan Buduneli, Levent Kardeşler, Hasan Işık, C.Steadman Willis, Dennis F. Kinane, David
     A.Scott. Sigara ve dişeti enflamasyonunun tükürük antioksidan kapasitesine etkileri. (Oral
     presentation)
     Ege Üniversitesi Dişhekimliği Fakültesi Uluslararası Dişhekimliği Kongresi  2005, İzmir, Türkiye.

6.  Nurcan Buduneli, Dilşah Çoğullu, Levent Kardeşler, Necil Kütükçüler.
     Akraba evliliği ile ilişkili doğumsal kronik familyal nötropenide dental bulgular ve tedaviler. (Oral
     presentation)
     Ege Üniversitesi Dişhekimliği Fakültesi Uluslararası Dişhekimliği Kongresi,2005, İzmir, Türkiye

7.  Başak Bıyıkoğlu, Nurcan Buduneli, Levent Kardeşler, Kenan Aksu, Gonca Önder, Necil
     Kütükçüler.
     Periodontal hastalığı olan romatoid artrit hastalığında dişeti oluğu sıvısı t-PA, PAI-2, IL- 1beta ve    
     PGE2 seviyelerinin değerlendirilmesi. (Oral presentation)
     Türk Periodontoloji Derneği 36. Bilimsel Kongresi,2006, Cesme / Izmir

8.  Levent Kardesler, Nurcan Buduneli, Başak Bıyıkoğlu, Şevki Çetinkalp, Necil Kütükçüler
     Periodontal hastalıklı tip 2 diyabetik büreylerde dişeti oluğu sıvısı PGE2, IL-1beta, t-PAve PAI-2
     seviyelerinin değerlendirilmesi. (Poster)
     Türk Periodontoloji Derneği 36. Bilimsel Kongresi, 2006, Çeşme/İzmir

10. Levent Kardeşler, Nurcan Buduneli, Başak Bıyıkoğlu, Şevki Çetinkalp, Marjut Pitkala, Timo
      Sorsa.
      Tip 2 diyabetik bireylerde dişeti oluğu sıvısı MMP-8, MMP-13 ve TIMP-1 seviyelerinin
      değerlendirilmesi (Oral presentation)
      Türk Periodontoloji Derneği 38. Bilimsel Kongresi, 22-24 Mayıs 2008 Istanbul

Awards

1.  International Association for Dental Research (IADR) Continental European Division (CED)
     Seyahat bursu 2005.
     Effects of smoking and gingival inflammation on salivary antioxydant capacity.
     Joint Meeting of the Continental European Division (CED) and the Scandinavian Division (NOF)
     of the IADR, 14-17 Eylül 2005, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

Lectures

1.   Importance of soft tissue management in implant surgery. Implant Direct Symposium, 2012, Istanbul, Turkey.
2.   Biological aspects in dental implantology. Basic Implant Education Course, Implant Direct, 14-16 Sept 2012,  Istanbul, Turkey
3.   Soft tissue management. Basic Implant Education Course, Implant Direct, 14-16 Sept 2012,  Istanbul, Turkey
4.   Advanced radiographic technology in implant surgery. Advanced Implant Education Course, Implant Direct, 5-22 Oct 2012,  Los Angeles, USA