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NPİSTANBUL History of NPİSTANBUL Brain Hospital

In 1998, as NP Group we have set out to raise the mental health level of the community, contribute to the solution of problems related to mental health, provide health services without bed and bed and in order to provide the methods and conditions stipulated by contemporary science while presenting this service. Within the past 20 years, we have increased our investments in order to bring the changing and developing medical technology to the use of patients and physicians. We have taken the necessary steps to ensure that our patients always benefit from the latest technology during their treatments..

In 2017, we act towards the same vision today in our new building. 

Here are the cornerstones that prepared us for these days:

1998: With the addition of the standard EEG brain mapping features and by adding Neurobiofeedback computerized clinical tests and computer training modules into diagnostic and treatment programs.

1999: Firstly, on May 25th, 1999 we started the Turkey Branch of Memory Centers of America in Istanbul Bağdat Street with the attendance of Turkish President Süleyman Demirel. Memory Center that realized the first “Brain Check-up” and “Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation” in Turkey serves with its team of experts and new treatment methods since then. Üsküdar University’s NP Feneryolu Polyclinic continues to serve from that day to today.

2000: On October 3rd, 2000, we added Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Unit to our services with attendance of Wernon Wells the Head of Memory Centers of America. We were happy to be the pioneer of new treatment approaches like “Treatment by measuring brain functions” and “Thought-oriented Medicine”. We continued to bring multidisciplinary approach by combining neurology, psychiatry and psychology to Turkey.

2003: In February 2003 in Feneryolu, we opened Adult Neurology and Psychiatry Center in a 5-storey building, and Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Unit in the house behind that building

2006:NPISTANBUL Neuropsychiatric Hospital, Turkey's first private hospital in the field of neuropsychiatry offered, was opened with the announcement of the 22nd Term Speaker of the Turkish Grand National Assembly Bülent Arınç

2006: In November 2006, we started to use Functional and Volumetric MRI techniques. 

2009:In June 2009, we opened Turkey’s first Clinical Pharmacogenetic Laboratory in Neuropsychiatry. Finally, on August 10th, 2009 in NPISTANBUL Etiler Polyclinic we started to serve with Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Adult Sleep Disorders Unit, and Neurology and Internal Medicine.

2011:On March 3rd, 2011 we established officially Üsküdar University. As from November 2011 NPISTANBUL Etiler Polyclinic and NPISTANBUL Feneryolu Polyclinic continue to serve as NPSUAM Neuropsychiatry Health, Implementation and Research Center within Üsküdar University. 

2014: : On December 2014, NPİSTANBUL Brain Hospital is the first private hospital in Turkey that holds AMATEM license from the Ministry of Health in Turkey and is JCI accredited. Thus, the Hospital holds the permission and license to write special medicines to addictive patients that can be only be written by doctors working in state hospitals.

2016: On December 2016, a child ergotherapy unit was added to the NP Etiler Polyclinic.

2017:On January 2017, Language and Speech Disorders, Ear Nose Throat and Audiology clinics in Altunizade were moved to the NP Feneryolu Polyclinic in Kalamış building. The present building continues to serve as Üsküdar University South campus.

2017:On January 2017, the NP Feneryolu Polyclinic expanded its service areas by adding physiotherapy and ergotherapy units in its new building in Kalamış.

2017:On February 2017, NPİSTANBUL Brain Hospital began to provide its services such as internal medicine, neurosurgery, general surgery, child health and illness, ENT with general hospital facilities including a fully equipped operating room and intensive care unit in its new building.