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Mert Ozan Bahtiyar MD

Associate Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences; Director, Yale Fetal Care Center

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Mert Ozan Bahtiyar, MD

Patient Care Locations

Office Location

Mailing Address

  • Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences

    333 Cedar Street

    New Haven, CT, 06510-

    United States

Mert Ozan Bahtiyar
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Biography

Dr. Mert Ozan Bahtiyar is an Assistant Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences at Yale University School of Medicine. Dr. Bahtiyar is a graduate (‘94) of the Istanbul University, Turkey. He completed his residency training (‘02) and his Maternal-Fetal Medicine Fellowship (‘04) at Yale University. Dr. Bahtiyar joined the Yale MFM Faculty in 2004. Dr. Bahtiyar’s primary research interest involves ultrasound, fetal echocardiography and invasive fetal therapy. He was part of the team, which performed, for the first time at Yale and State of Connecticut, in-utero laser therapy in pregnancies complicated by twin-twin transfusion. Dr. Bahtiyar is the 2010 recipient of one of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) Endowment for Education & Research grant aimed to identify the role of intra-uterine inflammation in altering the fetal heart function.

Education & Training

  • MD
    University of Istanbul, Turkey (1994)
  • Fellow
    Yale University School of Medicine
  • Resident
    Yale-New Haven Hospital
  • Intern
    Hospital of Saint Raphael
  • Fellow
    Yale University School of Medicine
  • Board Certification
    AB of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Obstetrics & Gynecology (2006, recertified: 2015)
  • Board Certification
    AB of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Maternal-Fetal Medicine (2008, recertified: 2015)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
CREOG National Faculty Award (Resident Teaching Award)CREOG2008

Professional Service

OrganizationRoleDate
Yale University School of MedicineHuman Investigation Committee2005 - 2009

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