A. Seckin Ertugrul

Associate Professor


Dr.A. Seckin ERTUGRUL, Dental Doctor (Ph.D.-Periodontology),now is an Associate professor of Periodontology, head of the Yuzuncu Yil University Dentistry Faculty Department of Periodontology, members of the Turkish association of dentists, European Federation of Periodontology and Turkish Federation of Periodontology. He got his Master's Degree at Hacettepe University, Dentistry Faculty and He got his Ph.Dand Specialist Dr. in Periodontology, at Selcuk UniversityDentistry Faculty.His PhD Thesis is about Periodontal, Biochemical and Immunohistochemical Analysis of Patients with Lichen Planus.


Area of Interest

Treatment of periodontaldiseases

top publication

1. A.S. Ertugrul, A. Dikilitas, H. Sahin, N.Z. Alpaslan, A. Bozoglan. Gingival crevicular fluid adrenomedullin level in individuals with and without diabetes mellitus type 2. J Periodontal Res. 2013 Jun;48(3):342-9. doi: 10.1111/jre.12013. Science Citation Index.
2. A.S. Ertugrul, A. Dikilitas, H. Sahin, N. Alpaslan, A. Bozoglan, Y Tekin. Gingival crevicular fluid levels of human beta-defensins 1 and 3 in subjects with periodontitis and/or type 2 diabetes mellitus: a cross-sectional study. J Periodontal Res. 2013 Aug;48(4):475-82. doi: 10.1111/jre.12029. Science Citation Index.
3. A.S. Ertugrul, H. Sahin, A. Dikilitas, N. Alpaslan, A. Bozoglan. Comparison of CCL28, interleukin-8, interleukin-1β and tumor necrosis factor-alpha in subjects with gingivitis, chronic periodontitis and generalized aggressive periodontitis. J Periodontal Res. 2013 Feb;48(1):44-51. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0765.2012.01500.x. Science Citation Index.
4. A.S. Ertugrul, R. Dursun, N. Dundar, M.C. Avunduk, S.S. Hakki. MMP-1, MMP-9, and TIMP-1 Levels in Oral Lichen Planus Patients With Gingivitis or Periodontitis. Arch Oral Biol. 2013 Jul;58(7):843-52. doi: 10.1016/j.archoralbio.2013.01.015. Science Citation Index.
5. A.S. Ertugrul, Sahin H, Dikilitas A, Alpaslan N, Bozoglan A. Evaluation of beta-2 microglobulin and alpha-2 macroglobulin levels in patient with different periodontal diseases. Aust Dent J. 2013 Jun;58(2):170-5. doi: 10.1111/adj.12022. Science Citation Index Expanded.
6. A.S. Ertugrul, Sahin H, Dikilitas A, Alpaslan N, Bozoglan A. Gingival Crevicular Fluid Levels of Human Beta-defensin-2 and Cathelicidin in Smoker and Non-Smoker Patients: A cross-sectional study. J Periodont Res 2014; 49: 282–289. doi: 10.1111/jre.12105. Science Citation Index.
7. A.S. Ertugrul, U. Arslan, R. Dursun, S.S. Hakkı. Periodontopathogen Profile of Healthy and Oral Lichen Planus Patients with Gingivitis or Periodontitis. Int J Oral Sci. (2013) 5, 92–97 doi: 10.1038/ijos.2013.30. Science Citation Index Expanded.
8. A.S. Ertugrul, Y. Tekin, N.Z. Alpaslan, A. Bozoglan, H. Sahin, A. Dikilitas. Comparison of peri-implant crevicular fluid levels of adrenomedullin and human beta defensins 1 and 2 from mandibular implants with different implant stability quotient levels in nonsmoker patients. J Periodontal Res. 2013 Jul 6. doi: 10.1111/jre.12127. [Epub ahead of print]. Science Citation Index.
9. A.S. Ertugrul, H. Sahin. Relationship between furcation defects and periodontal disease. Univers. J. Med. Dent. 2012 1(9): 108-114.
10. A.S. Ertugrul, A. Talmac, E. Eroglu. Are The Antibiotics Primary Treatment Methods for Periodontal Diseases? J. Med. Clin. Sci. 2012 1(5): 68-72.