Ismail Baris Turkbey, M.D.

Ismail Baris Turkbey, M.D.
Associate Research Physician

Dr. Turkbey’s main research interests focus on prostate cancer imaging (multiparametric MRI, PET CT), prostate biopsy techniques, focal therapy for prostate cancer and image processing (segmentation, decision support systems). Dr. Turkbey directs the Artificial Intelligence Resource (AIR), which makes AI tools available to CCR investigators with the goal of developing better screening and detection methods or predictive markers for patients.

Areas of Expertise

1) imaging, 2) prostate cancer, 3) lymphatic imaging, 4) experimental MRI

Contact Info

Ismail Baris Turkbey, M.D.
Center for Cancer Research
National Cancer Institute
Building 10 - Room B3B85
Bethesda, MD 20892
Ph: 240-760-6112
turkbeyi@mail.nih.gov

Selected Publications

  1. Turkbey B, Brown AM, Sankineni S, Wood BJ, Pinto PA, Choyke PL
    CA Cancer J Clin. 28: Epub ahead of print, 2015. [ Journal Article ]
  2. Turkbey B, Agarwal HK, Shih J, Bernardo M, McKinney YL, Daar D, Griffiths GL, Sankineni S, Johnson L, Grant KB, Weaver J, Rais-Bahrami S, Harisinghani M, Jacobs P, Dahut W, Merino MJ, Pinto PA, Choyke PL
    AJR Am J Roentgenol. 38: 64-9, 2015. [ Journal Article ]
  3. Muller BG, Shih JH, Sankineni S, Marko J, Rais-Bahrami S, George AK, de la Rosette JJ, Merino MJ, Wood BJ, Pinto P, Choyke PL, Turkbey B
    Radiology. 741-50, 2015. [ Journal Article ]
  4. Siddiqui MM, Rais-Bahrami S, Turkbey B, George AK, Rothwax J, Shakir N, Okoro C, Raskolnikov D, Parnes HL, Linehan WM, Merino MJ, Simon RM, Choyke PL, Wood BJ, Pinto PA
    JAMA. 313(4): 390-7, 2014. [ Journal Article ]
  5. Turkbey B, Pinto PA, Mani H, Bernardo M, Pang Y, McKinney YL, Khurana K, Ravizzini GC, Albert PS, Merino MJ, Choyke PL
    Radiology. 255(1): 89-99, 2010. [ Journal Article ]

Dr. Turkbey obtained his medical degree from Hacettepe University in Ankara, Turkey in 2003. He completed his residency in Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology at Hacettepe University. He joined Molecular Imaging Program, National Cancer Institute, NIH in 2007. His main research areas are imaging of prostate cancer (multiparametric MRI, PET CT), prostate biopsy techniques, focal therapy for prostate cancer and image processing (segmentation, decision support systems).

Name Position
Stephanie Harmon Scientist I (Leidos)
Deepak Kesani M.D. Special Volunteer
Sherif Mehralivand Ph.D. Postdoctoral Fellow (Visiting)
Jonathan Sackett MRSP Fellow
Thomas Sanford M.D. Clinical Fellow