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Mehmet Kocak, MD

Fachgebiete und Expertise

  • Radiology, Neuroradiology



  • Residency: Nuclear Medicine, Istanbul University Faculty of Medicine, Turkey
  • Residency: Radiology, Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals, Milwaukee, WI
  • Fellowship: Nuclear Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
  • Fellowship: Neuroradiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
  • Medical School: Istanbul University Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul, Turkey


  • American Board of Radiology – Diagnostic Radiology
  • American Board of Radiology – Neuroradiology

Ausgewählte Auszeichnungen, Errungenschaften und Publikationen

  • Cornelius G. Dyke Memorial Award for Excellence in Neuroradiology Research Functional MRI of the Motor Homunculus: Towards Optimizing Paradigms for Clinical Scenarios, 2002
  • Kocak M, Ulmer JL, Biswal BB, et al: The influence of gender on auditory and language cortical activation patterns: Preliminary data. Am J Neuroradiol 26: 2248-2255, 2005
  • Kocak M, Ulmer JL, Ugurel MS, et al: Motor homunculus: Passive mapping in healthy volunteers by using functional MR imaging – Initial results. Radiology 251(2): 485-492, 2009
  • Kochanski RB, Dawe R, Eddelman DB, Kocak M, Sani S: Identification of the stria medullaris thalami using diffusion tensor imaging. Neuroimage Clin 12:852-857, 2016
  • Kochanski RB, Dawe R, Kocak M, Sani S: Identification of stria medullaris fibers in the massa intermedia using diffusion tensor imaging. World Neurosurg 112:e497-e504, 2018
  • Guryildirim M, Kontzialis M, Ozen M, Kocak M: Acute Headache in the emergency setting. Radiographics 39(6):1739-1759, 2019
  • Liu J, Kocak M, Supanich M, Deng J: Motion artifacts reduction in brain MRI by means of a deep residual network with densely connected multi-resolution blocks (DRN-DCMB). Magn Reson Imaging 71:69-79, 2020
  • Borghei A, Kocak M, Kapucu I, Dawe R, Sani S: Structural connectivity of the human massa intermedia: A probabilistic tractography study. Hum Brain Mapp 42:1794–1804, 2021