Our Medical Specialties Doctors
Hemen Arayın

Expertise & Areas of interest

  • Lung cancer
  • Asthma
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  • Lung infections
  • Diffuse parenchymal lung diseases
  • Respiratory failure
  • Pulmonary vascular diseases
  • Tobacco addiction
  • Pleural disease
  • Tuberculosis

Foreign Languages

  • English


Esra Sönmez, MD, was born in 1973 in Istanbul. She graduated from Saint Benoit French High School in 1992. She graduated from Marmara University Medical School (in English) in 1999.  She completed her specialty training at Istanbul University, Cerrahpaşa Medical School Pulmonary Diseases Department, and became pulmonologist in 2005.  Being a fellow of American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP)  since 2009, Sönmez, MD, completed Interventional Bronchoscopy Observership at Johns Hopkins Hospital in 2012. Sönmez, MD, has been serving as a pulmonologist at Anadolu Medical Center since 2006. 



Marmara University, Medical School in English, Istanbul 1999 

Specialty Education 

Istanbul University Cerrahpaşa Medical School, Pulmonary Diseases Department, Istanbul 2005 

Johns Hopkins Hospital Interventional Bronchoscopy Observership 2012

Institutional Memberships

Turkish Thoracic Society

Turkish Respiratory Society

Lung Cancer Society 

Pulmonary Health and Intensive Care Society

European Respiratory Society

American College of Chest Physician


2 international articles, 1 national article 
23 international and national posters, verbal presentations

Course Participation

Turkish Thoracic Society Cardiopulmonary Exercise Tests Course, Ankara,2010 
European Respiratory Society GRACE: Lower respiratory tract interactive workshop, Budapest, November 2010

European Respiratory Society Lung Cancer interactive school course, Berlin, February 2011 

European Resuscitation Council  Advanced Life Support Certification, Istanbul, November 2013- November 2018 

Republic of Turkey, Ministry of Health, Tobacco Addiction Treatment Certificate, Istanbul, June 2013 

Pulmonary Health and Intensive Care Society Advanced Interventional Bronchoscopy Training, Ankara, May 2015 

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First of all we would like to emphasize that the health of our employees, our patients and their relatives is our first priority. Due to the spread of the Coronavirus worldwide and the first confirmed case of the Coronavirus (Covid-19) disease in Turkey, the executive team of the Anadolu Medical Center has taken preventive measures to protect the patients and their relatives. In order to give treatment for each patient with utmost security we would like to announce that currently there will be no visitors allowed.

Please note that only one attendant per in-patients is permitted.

Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.