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Faculty Detail    
Associate Professor
Campus Address FOT 1102 Zip 0000
Phone  (205) 934-3312
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Medical School  Hacettepe University Medical School    2000  MD 
Residency  Cerrahpasa Medical School    2006  MD 
Fellowship  University of Alabama at Birmingham    2010  Aesthetic Plastic Surgery 
Fellowship  University of Alabama at Birmingham    2012  Hand Surgery  
Fellowship  University of Alabama at Birmingham    2013  Microsurgery 
Graduate  University of Alabama at Birmingham    2017  Master of Science in Health Administration 

Education Commission For Foreign Medical Graduate Certificate  2005 
Hyperbaric Oxygen Treatment Certificate  2014 

Faculty Appointment(s)
Appointment Type Department Division Rank
Primary  Surgery   Surgery - Plastic Associate Professor

Biographical Sketch 
Dr. Ali Kilic, M.D. is an Associate Professor with the Division of Plastic Surgery at UAB. Dr. Kilic began his medical training in Ankara, Turkey. After finishing his plastic surgery residency at Istanbul University, he did his military duty for 1 year. Later He worked at a government hospital for 2 years. At that time He had special interest in facial plastic surgery especially rhinoplasty. In 2006, he came to the United States as an Observer at Yale University , then matriculating to UAB School of Medicine to complete 3 fellowships over a period of 6 years including Aesthetic and Breast Reconstruction, Microsurgery and Hand Surgery. This has provided him his extensive training and expertise in aesthetic, hand, foot, micro and reconstructive plastic surgery. Dr. Kilic is multi-lingual and licensed to practice medicine in the State of Alabama and Georgia.

Society Memberships
Organization Name Position Held Org Link
Alabama Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons  Active Member 
American Association for Hand Surgery   Candidate Member 
American Council of Academic Plastic Surgeons  Associate Member 
American Society for Surgery of the Hand  Candidate Member 
American Society of Plastic Surgeons  Associate Member 
Turkish Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons  Active Member 
Turkish Society of Plastic, Reconstructive Aesthetic Surgeons  Active Member 

Research/Clinical Interest
Dr. Kilics clinical and research focii are: Hand Surgery, Aesthetic Breast Surgery, Facial plastic Surgery

Selected Publications 
Publication PUBMEDID
Altindas M, Kilic A, Cinar C, Bingol UA, Ozturk G. The epidemiology of foot wounds in patients with diabetes: a description of 600 consecutive patients in Turkey. J Foot Ankle Surg. 2011 Mar-Apr;50(2):146-52. doi:
Altindas M, Ceber M, Kilic A, Sarac M, Diyarbakirli M, Baghaki S. A reliable method for treatment of nonhealing ulcers in the hindfoot and midfoot region in diabetic patients: reconstruction with abductor digiti minimi muscle flap. Ann Plast Surg. 2013 Jan;70(1):82-7. doi: 10.1097/SAP.0b013e318228e3b2.  21785332 
Kilic A, Cinar C, Arslan H, Pilanci O, Altindas M. Re: a benign schwannoma of the digital nerve distal to the proximal interphalangeal joint. J Hand Surg Eur Vol. 2008 Apr;33(2):212-3. doi: 10.1177/1753193408087033.  18443067 
Altindas M, Kilic A. Is Boyd's operation a last solution that may prevent major amputations in diabetic foot patients? J Foot Ankle Surg. 2008 Jul-Aug;47(4):307-12. doi: 10.1053/j.jfas.2008.02.019. Epub 2008 May 9.  18590894 
Altindas M, Kilic A, Cinar C. A reliable surgical approach for the two-staged amputation in unsalvageable limb and life threatening acute progressive diabetic foot infections: tibiotalar disarticulation with vertical crural incisions and secondary transtibial amputation. Foot Ankle Surg. 2011 Mar;17(1):13-8. doi:
10.1016/j.fas.2009.11.007. Epub 2009 Dec 29. 
Altindas M, Kilic A, Ceber M. A new limb-salvaging technique for the treatment of late stage complicated Charcot foot deformity: Two-staged Boyd's operation. Foot Ankle Surg. 2012 Sep;18(3):190-4. doi: 10.1016/j.fas.2011.10.006. Epub 2011 Nov 21.  22857961 

Plastic, Reconstructive, Aesthetic, Microsurgery, limb salvage, rhinoplasty, facelift, breast reduction and breast augmentation