Berk Mehmet

Mehmet Caglar Berk, MD

Specialist

  • Specialty: Pediatric Neurosurgery
  • Languages: English, Turkish, Interpreters Available

Biography

Mehmet Caglar Berk, MD; is a pediatric neurosurgeon with Legacy Medical Group-Pediatric Neurosurgery at Randall Children's Hospital at Legacy Emanuel. 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.

Clinical Interests:

Cerebral Palsy, Chiari malformation, Craniosynostosis, Epilepsy Surgery, Head Injuries, Hydrocephalus, Movement Disorders, Pain, Pediatric Brain Tumors, Pediatric Spine Surgery, Radiosurgery, Spasticity, Spina Bifida, Tethered cord

Education and Certification:

Medical School: Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine - Ankara, Turkey

Internship: Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine - Ankara, Turkey

Residency: Oregon Health & Science University - Portland, OR

Ankara University School of Medicine - Ankara, Turkey

Fellowship: St. Louis Children's Hospital, Washington University in St. Louis - St. Louis, MO

Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario, University of Ottawa - Ottawa, ON, Canada

Louisiana State University - Shreveport, LA

Dalhousie University - Halifax, NS, Canada

University of British Columbia - Vancouver, BC, Canada

Certifications:

Licentiate of Medical Council of Canada

ECFMG-USMLE

EANS/UEMS European Examination in Neurosurgery

Associate Professor of Neurological Surgery - The Council of Higher Education, Turkey

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

American Board of Neurological Surgery - Board Eligible

American Board of Pediatric Neurological Surgery - Board Eligible


Contact Information

  • Practice Name: Legacy Medical Group -Neurosurgery

Office Locations

  1. Primary Address
    Legacy Medical Group - Pediatric Neurosurgery
    • 501 N. Graham Street, Ste 330B
    • Portland, OR, 97227
    • Phone: 503 413-3690
    • Fax: 503 413-3660

Hospital Locations

  1. Primary Address
    Randall Children's Hospital at Legacy Emanuel
    • 2801 N. Gantenbein
    • Portland, OR, 97227
    • Phone: 503-276-6500