Dr. Mehmet Kanbay

Division of Nephrology

Istanbul Medeniyet University School of Medicine, Turkey

Associate Professor



2000 M.D., Istanbul University, Turkey

1993 B.Sc., Yamanlar Science School, Turkey


  1. Türkay, C., O. Yönem, S. Arici, A. Koyuncu ve M. Kanbay, "Effect of angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibition on experimental hepatic fibrogenesis", Dig Dis Sci, 53, 789-793 (2008).
  2. Turgut, F., O. Bayrak, M. Kanbay, A. Ozkara, E. Uz, N. Bavbek, A. Kargili ve A. Akcay, "Circadian rhythm of blood pressure in patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia", Scand J Urol Nephrol, 42, 47-52 (2008).
  3. Uz, E., N. Bavbek, F. H. Turgut, M. Kanbay, A. Kaya ve A. Akcay, "Cefuroxime-induced lupus", J Natl Med Assoc, 99, 1066-1067 (2008).
  4. Altay, M., F. Turgut, H. Akay, M. Kanbay, A. Babali, A. Akcay, M. Duranay, R. Yigitoglu ve A. Covic, "Dyspepsia in Turkish patients on continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis", Int Urol Nephrol, 40, 211-217 (2008).
  5. Selcoki Y., C. Gorpelioglu, F. Turgut, E. Sarifakioglu, A. Ozkara, O. Tekin, M. Kanbay ve A. Akcay, "Isotretinoin: is there any arrhythmic effect?" Int J Dermatol, 47, 195-197 (2008).
  6. Uz, E., O. Bayrak, E. Uz, A. Kaya, R. Bayrak, B. Uz, F. H. Turgut, N. Bavbek, M. Kanbay ve A. Akcay, "Nigella sativa oil for prevention of chronic cyclosporine nephrotoxicity: an experimental model", Am J Nephrol, 28, 517-522 (2008).
  7. Schmitt, R., S. Coca, M. Kanbay, M. E. Tinetti, L. G. Cantley ve C. R. Parikh, "Recovery of kidney function after acute kidney injury in the elderly: a systematic review and meta-analysis", Am J Kidney Dis, 52, 262-271 (2008).
  8. Turgut, F., M. Kanbay, MR. Metin, E. Uz, A. Akcay ve A. Covic, "Magnesium supplementation helps to improve carotid intima media thickness in patients on hemodialysis", Int Urol Nephrol, 40, 1075-1082 (2008).
  9. Selcuk, H., M. Korkmaz, M. Kanbay, E. Tore, H. Sumer, H. Unal, O. Yeloglu, G. Gur, B. Bilezikci, B. Demirhan, U. Yilmaz ve S. Boyacioglu, "Total colonic polyp diameter: a marker for the risk of malignancy?" Hepatogastroenterology, 55, 936-939 (2008).
  10. Perazella, M. A., S. G. Coca, M. Kanbay, U. C. Brewster ve C. R. Parikh, "Diagnostic value of urine microscopy for differential diagnosis of acute kidney injury in hospitalized patients", Clin J Am Soc Nephrol, 3, 1615-9 (2008).
  11. Kanbay, M., B. Kasapoglu, F. Turgut ve A. Akcay, "Secondary hyperparathyroidism is associated with higher mortality in men with moderate to severe chronic kidney disease", Kidney Int, 74, 967-968 (2008).
  12. Kanbay, M., F. Turgut, M. E. Uyar, A. Akcay ve A. Covic, "Causes and mechanisms of nondipping hypertension", Clin Exp Hypertens, 30, 585-597 (2008).
  13. Ellis, M. J., C. R. Parikh, J. K. Inrig, M. Kanbay ve U. D. Patel, "Chronic kidney disease after hematopoietic cell transplantation: a systematic review", Am J Transplant, 8, 2378-2390 (2008).
  14. Kurtaran, H., ME. Uyar, B. Kasapoglu, C. Turkay, T. Yilmaz, A. Akcay ve M. Kanbay, "Role of Helicobacter pylori in pathogenesis of upper respiratory system diseases", J Natl Med Assoc, 100, 1224-1230 (2008).
  15. Bavbek, N., B. Isik, A. Kargili, E. Uz, B. Uz, M. Kanbay, F. Turgut, F. Karakurt ve A. Akcay, "Association of obesity with inflammation in occult chronic kidney disease", J Nephrol, 21, 761-767 (2008).
  16. Kanbay, M., B. Kasapoglu ve A. Akcay, "Sodium bicarbonate vs sodium chloride in preventing contrast medium-induced nephropathy", JAMA, 301, 378 (2009).
  17. Kanbay, M., D. Goldsmith, A. Akcay ve A. Covic, "Phosphate - the silent stealthy cardiorenal culprit in all stages of chronic kidney disease: a systematic review", Blood Purif, 27, 220-230 (2009).
  18. Guz, G., M. Kanbay ve M. A. Ozturk, "Current perspectives on familial Mediterranean fever", Curr Opin Infect Dis 2009 Jun;22(3):309-15.
  19. Karadag, R., R. Yagci, B. Aydin, M. Kanbay, M. Erdurmus, U. C. Keskin, A. Akcay ve M. Durmus, "Effects of erytropoietin treatment and hemodialysis on the serum endothelin level and intraocular pressure of hemodialysis patients", Int Ophthalmol 2009 Oct;29(5):385-8.
  20. Kanbay M, Covic A, Coca SG, Turgut F, Akcay A, Parikh CR. Sodium bicarbonate for the prevention of contrast-induced nephropathy: a meta-analysis of 17 randomized trials. Int Urol Nephrol. 2009;41(3):617-27.