Prof. Dr. Arzu BABAYİĞİT
Prof. Dr. Arzu BABAYİĞİT
Pediatric Immunology and Allergy
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  • 1993 - 1999; Ege University Faculty of Medicine
  • 1999 - 2003; Pediatrics at Dokuz Eylül University Faculty of Medicine, Turkey
  • 2003; Consultant Pediatrician
  • 2004 - 2010; Further Specialised in Pediatric Allergyat the Department of Pediatric Allergy,           Chest Diseases and Immunology, Dokuz Eylül University
  • 2010; Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Pediatric Allergy
  • 2010 - 2013; Department of Pediatric Allergy and Immunology at Istanbul Bakırkoy Maternity and Children's Hospital and Kanuni Sultan Suleyman Training and Research Hospitals, Turkey
  • 2013- On going; Near East University Hospital
  • 2015; Professor
  • 2016; Dr. Suat Günsel Kyrenia University Hospital
  • 2018; Immunology Specialist, ‘European Pediatric Allergist’ (European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, EAACI)

The diagnosis methods:

  • Allergy tests (skin test, blood tests when necessary),
  • Patch test,
  • Breathing function tests,
  • Challenge tests and drug allergy tests.

The treatment methods:

  • Medical treatment,
  • Preventative and allergy vaccination treatment (subcutaneous injection and sublingual drugs).

As a Child Allergy Specialist, they diagnose and treat allergic diseases such as;

  • Allergic and non-allergic asthma,
  • Chronic coughing,
  • Recurrent wheezing,
  • Allergic rhinitis,
  • Food allergies,
  • Drug allergies,
  • Eczema,
  • Rashes,
  • Contact allergies,
  •  Insect allergies (including bee venom).

As a Child Health and Diseases Specialist, they diagnose and treat paediatric diseases such as;

  • Follow-up of a healthy child,
  • Childhood vaccinations,
  • Upper and lower respiratory tract infections,
  • Pneumonia,
  • Bronchitis and bronchiolitis,
  • Growth and development delay,
  • Loss of appetite,
  • Inability to gain weight,
  • Diarrhoea,
  • Vomiting,
  • Stomach ache.