Berk Mehmet

Mehmet Caglar Berk, MD

Specialist

  • Specialty: Pediatric Neurosurgery
  • Clinical Interests: Brain & Spine Tumors, Cerebral Palsy, Concussion and head injuries, Craniosynostosis, Epilepsy Surgery, Facial Pain, Gamma Knife stereotactic radiosurgery, Hydrocephalus, Movement Disorders, Neurological Disorders, Parkinsons Disease, Spasticity Management, Spina Bifida, Spinal Cord Injury, Spine Trauma, Tethered cord
  • Languages: English, Turkish, Interpreters Available

Biography

Mehmet Caglar Berk, MD is a pediatric and adult neurosurgeon. He is board-eligible by the American Board of Neurological Surgery and the American Board of Pediatric Neurological Surgery. Dr. Berk earned his medical degree from Hacettepe University, in his native country - Turkey. He completed his neurosurgery residency at Ankara University. He reached the rank of Associate Professor before embarking on his career in the USA. Dr. Berk also completed a residency training in Neurological Surgery, and a postgraduate certificate program in Human Investigations at Oregon Health & Science University in Portland. He is fellowship trained in both Pediatric Neurological Surgery and Stereotactic & Functional Neurosurgery. Dr. Berk's research focuses on clinical outcomes and he authored numerous publications in peer-reviewed journals.

Dr. Berk has clinical expertise in the surgical treatment of all complex neurosurgical problems:

Surgical treatment of all complex neurosurgical problems, including Adult and Pediatric brain tumors; Adult and Pediatric Spine Surgery; Neurotraumatology and Head Injuries; Spasticity; Spina Bifida; Tethered cord; Movement Disorders; Parkinson's disease; Essential tremor; Dystonia; Chronic pain; Spinal cord stimulation; Deep Brain stimulation; Trigeminal Neuralgia and facial pain; Cerebral palsy; Spasticity; Chiari malformation; Craniosynostosis; Epilepsy Surgery; Hydrocephalus; Gamma knife radiosurgery.

Certificate of Training in Human Investigations- OHSU School of Medicine, Portland, OR - 2012

Neurosurgery Board-eligible, Accepting referrals - Require referral from a MD

Pediatric Neurosurgery Accepting Referrals, Require referral from a MD,

Board-eligible - Pain Management Accepting referrals, Require referral from a MD


Education and Certification

  • Internship: Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine - Ankara, Turkey
  • Fellowship: Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario, University of Ottawa - Ottawa, ON, Canada
  • Fellowship: Dalhousie University - Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Fellowship: Louisiana State University, School of Medicine - Shreveport, LA
  • Fellowship: University of British Columbia

Contact Information

  • Practice Name: Berk Neurosurgical LLC

Office Locations

  1. Primary Address
    Medical Office Building 2
    • 501 N. Graham Street, Ste 500
    • Portland, OR, 97227
    • Phone: 503 528-0704
    • Fax: 503 528-0708

Hospital Locations

  1. Primary Address
    Legacy Emanuel Medical Center
    • 2801 N. Gantenbein
    • Portland, OR, 97227
    • Phone: 503-413-2200