Alper Celik was born in Aksaray on 26.02.1975. He completed his secondary education at Iskenderun Namık Kemal Primary School at Iskenderun Istiklal Makzume Anatolian High School. In 1993, he began his medical education at Ankara University Faculty of Medicine. In 2000, he began his residency in general surgery at Ankara Oncology Training and Research Hospital and completed his residency in 2004. Alper Celik was a lecturer at Tokat Gaziosmanpasa University in 2005 and then asst. Assoc.prof. He was a faculty member.
In 2007, Prof. At the invitation of Dr. Fumio Konishi, he worked as a clinical and research fellow at Saitama Medical Center of Jichi Medical University in Japan. During this time, he completed two research projects and had the opportunity to work and research with Dr. Kazunori Kasama during the same period. In 2008, he was able to work with Dr. Ricardo Cohen and Dr. Louis Berti at Sao Paolo Sao Camilio Hospital in Brazil. He then worked with Dr. Muffazal Lakdawala and Dr. Suren Ugale in India.
Alper Çelik completed his military service in 2009 at Ankara Gülhane Military Medical Academy. In 2010, prof. Prof. In addition to Dr. Nicola Scopinaro, he studied BPD (Biliopanchreadia) surgery. In the same year, he left his position at Gaziosmanpasa University and attended The New Century University of Universal Hospitals. Assoc.prof. He started working as a dr.
In June 2011, Alper Celik, an Associate Professor, founded the Metabolic Surgery Unit at Universal Taksim German Hospital in September 2011.
In 2012, he founded the Academy of Metabolic Surgery, the Metabolic Surgery Association in 2013, the Istanbul Metabolic Surgery Clinic in 2014 and the Turkish Metabolic Surgery Foundation.
In 2015, he founded the National Obesity Database.
In 2016, he was awarded the title of Professor Doctor.
Assoc.prof. Dr. Alper Çelik speaks good English, moderate German and Japanese. He is married with one child.