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American Hospital, Vehbi Koc Foundation

American Hospital, Vehbi Koc Foundation

Istanbul, Turkey   |   Accreditation: JCI, AHA 

G?zelbah?e St. No:20



Tolga G?ng?r


+90 212 444 3 777 – 7255



Website in: Turkish, English, Dutch, Italian, French, Azerbaijan, and others

Turkey’s first, general, not -for profit hospital The American Hospital and School of Nursing, was established by Admiral L. Bristol in 1920. With its 300 bed capacity, the American Hospital continues to develop and give the best quality of services within each specialty of modern medicine. Each year the VKF American Hospital serves 131.000 patients. Seeking care, they come from all over Turkey and various parts of the world.

The VKF American Hospital is located in Nişantaşı, İstanbul’s most central residential and business section. It is a health complex located on 11.000 m? of land, with a covered area of 47.400 m?. The VKF American Hospital offers diagnostic, inpatient and outpatient care in 38 medical specialities. Its 24 hour service at international standards is given by 500 physician specialists and a health care and support service staff of 1.1500 persons. The world standard services are provided with the support of the most modern medical equipment and systems.

To continue the tradition of rendering high-quality and comprehensive medical care, the VKF American Hospital bases its modern management philosophy on the principle of investing equally, in people, through continuing education programs and in utilizing the most modern equipment available.

In addition to emphasising excellence in health care services, the VKF American Hospital also utilizes programs to meet the needs of patients and their families, through its Quality Assurance Control Programs and Patient’s Relations Services.

The VKF American Hospital sponsors joint conferences with internationally renowned health and education institutions, where the latest techniques and technologies in many medical specialities are presented and discussed.

VKF American Hospital cooperates with world-famous health care institutions. International symposiums where latest advancement in the field of medicine are held in our hospital, our patients are directed to the hospitals upon their request free of charge and our physicians particapate in joint efforts by mutual exchange of information through teleconferences. Affiliated with New York Presbyterian, Texas Children’ Hospital, European Institute of Oncology, American Hospital Association(AHA), 
The Methodist Hospital, The university of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center
Accredited in:
Program: Hospital
First Accredited: 15 December 2007


Allergy- Immunology
Anesthesiology and Reanimation
Cardiovascular Surgery
Clinical Laboratories
Clinical Pharmacology
Ear Nose and Throat
Emergency Service
General Surgery
Genetics Laboratory
Hand Surgery&Microsurgery
Healthy Life Clinic
ICU Coronary Care
ICU Neonatal
Infectious Diseases Outpatient Service
Intensive Care Units
Internal Medicine
New Born
NewBorn Service
Nuclear Medicine
Operating Room
Obstetrics & gynaecology
Orthopedics and Traumatology
Pain Management
Pediatric Cardiology
Pediatric Surgery
Peripheral Vascular Surgery
Plastic Surgery
Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation
Post Operative Evaluation Clinic
Psikoloji Psychiatry
Pulmonary Medicine
Radiology and Medical Imaging
Sleep Disorders Lab