University of Wisconsin–Madison

Yücel Yankol, MD, FACS

Assistant Professor

600 Highland Ave
Madison, WI, 53792-7375


  • MD, Istanbul University, Istanbul Faculty of Medicine, 1998
  • General Surgery Residency, Taksim Training and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey, 2004
  • Transplant Surgery Fellowship, Memorial Sisli Hospital, Transplantation Center, Istanbul, Turkey, 2009

Clinical Specialties

Dr. Yankol specializes in liver transplantation, live donor hepatectomy, live donor liver transplantation (LDLT), and hepatobiliary surgery in adult and pediatric patients.

Dr. Yankol provides a wide range of services including Wedge Resection of the Liver, Pediatric Liver Transplant, Deceased Donor Liver Transplantation, Liver Resection, Live Donor Liver Transplantation (LDLT).

Recent Publications

    • Beliefs of Living Donors About Recipients' End-Stage Liver Failure and Surgery for Organ Donation.
    • Krespi MR, Tankurt A, Acarli K, Kanmaz T, Yankol Y, Kalayoglu M
    • Transplant. Proc. 2017 Jul - Aug; 49(6): 1369-1375
    • [PubMed ID: 28736009]
    • Liver Transplant in Children with Hepatoblastoma.
    • Okur MH, Yankol Y, Cimşit B, Mecit N, Ertuğrul G, Kanmaz T, Bozkurt C, Acarlı K, Kalayoğlu M
    • Exp Clin Transplant 2017 Apr 14;
    • [PubMed ID: 28411361]
    • Diaphragmatic Hernia After Liver Transplant in Children: Report of 2 Cases.
    • Okur MH, Yankol Y, Mecit N, Hoş G, Ertugrul G, Kanmaz T, Acarli K, Kalayoglu M
    • Exp Clin Transplant 2018 Jun; 16(3): 337-339
    • [PubMed ID: 27143191]
    • Management of Pediatric Acute Liver Failure in a Region With Insufficient Deceased Donor Support: A Single-Center Experience.
    • Yankol Y, Ertugrul M, Kanmaz T, Mecit N, Ocak I, Durmaz O, Acarli K, Kalayoglu M
    • Exp Clin Transplant 2016 Oct; 14(5): 535-541
    • [PubMed ID: 26975186]
    • Results of pediatric living donor compared to deceased donor liver transplantation in the PELD/MELD era: Experience from two centers on two different continents.
    • Yankol Y, Fernandez LA, Kanmaz T, Leverson GE, Mezrich JD, Foley D, Mecit N, D'Alessandro AM, Acarli K, Kalayoglu M
    • Pediatr Transplant 2016 Feb; 20(1): 72-82
    • [PubMed ID: 26861217]

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