Leyla Asena, M.D


Leyla Asena, M.D


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Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology  (resident)  2006 - 2011

Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine (English)                                                           1999 – 2005

METU High School Ankara                                                                                                     1996 – 1999

Medical Field of Expertise 

General Ophthalmology

Cornea and External Eye Diseases

Cataract Surgery

Corneal Transplantation

Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery

Work Experience
Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology   2012-present

Ophthalmologist, Dogubeyazıt State Hospital, Dpt. Of Opht.                       2011- 2012

Assistant Medical Doctor, Baskent University Hospital, Dpt. of Opht.         2006 – 2011

Intern, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine                                           2004 – 2005

Journal Editing, Editorial and Scientific Advisory Board Memberships 
British Journal of Ophthalmology (2011,2012)

International Ophthalmology (2016, 2017)

Journal of Ocular Pharmacology and Therapeutics (2016,2019)

Journal of Cataract and Refractive surgery (2017-2019)


European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Young Ophthalmologists Observership Grant 2012

Professional Memberships 

Turkish Republic Ophthalmology Society                                             2007-present

Turkish Ophthalmology Society                                                             2006-present

Turkish Doctors Society                                                                           2010-present

European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Society          2012-2015

Turkish Ophthalmology Society, Young Ophthalmologists Group Member  2016-present

Turkish Ophthalmology Society, Cornea and Ocular Surface Group Member  2016-present

Researches and Publications
International Journal Papers: 18

National Journal Papers: 12

International Conference Proceeding : 38

National Conference Proceeding: 18

National Ophthalmology Congress

European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Annual Meeting

European Contact Lens Society of Ophthalmologists Meeting

Congress of the European Society of Ophthalmology

Turkic World Transplantation Society

Congress of the Middle East Society for Organ Transplantation


ORCID ID:            0000-0002-6848-203X