DUTF Department of physical therapy

Department of Physical Therapy

The department carries out its activities in the fields of Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation and Rheumatology. Our clinic consists of 23 beds, where approximately 10,250 patients are cared for in the inpatient clinic and 550 patients in the outpatient clinic annually. The department encompasses 3 outpatient clinics:

1 - General outpatient clinic
2 - Rheumatic Diseases outpatient clinic
3 – Osteoporosis outpatient clinic


Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Internship is given in the fifth grade in a three-week period. During the internship, theoretical and practical course applications are made. Theoretical courses are given in the classroom while practical course applications are given in the clinic, outpatient clinic, treatment room and exercise room. Students with an average score of 60 and above are considered successful in the theoretical and practical exam.

Head: Prof. Dr. Remzi ÇEVİK

Academic Staff:

1. Prof. Dr. Remzi ÇEVİK

2. Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mehmet KARAKOÇ

3. Assoc. Prof. Dr. Serda EM

4. Assoc. Prof. Dr. Pelin OKTAYOĞLU

5. Assoc. Prof. Dr. İbrahim BATMAZ

6. Asst. Prof. Dr. Mehmet ÇAĞLAYAN


8. Dr. Bilal AKTEKİN

9. Dr. Mesut DEMİR

10. Dr. Melike Zelal ÇAKIR

11. Dr. Emine EVİZ ŞELÇUK

12. Dr. Özlem ER SAĞLAM

13. Dr. Sevgi (ÇAKMAK) GÜNDÜZ

14. Dr. İrem MERCAN


16. Dr. Canan PEHLİVAN

17. Dr. Tuğba TUNCER


Dicle University Faculty Of Medicine
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation,
21280, Diyarbakır

Phone: 90( 412) 2488001 (16 lines) / 4673