Dr.Mustafa Faruk Usta was born at the 30th of August 1968 in the city of Rize. He visited the elemantary school in Duisburg, Germany and in Karabük. Following that he got his high school degree at the Sakarya Atatürk High School in 1986.
Dr. Mustafa Faruk Usta is Professor of Urology and Andrology (male infertility and sexual dysfunction) at Akdeniz University School of Medicine in Antalya, where he has been since 2000. His practice is specialized in the diagnosis and treatment of sexual dysfunction including Peyronie's disease, surgical and vascular reconstruction, prosthetic surgery, male infertility (both surgical and medical therapies), and BPH.
A clinician and lecturer, Dr.Usta has published numerous peer-reviewed articles in professional publications and has contributed numerous chapters in textbooks.
Dr. Usta earned his medical degrees at Istanbul University School of Medicine and completed his urology residency in the Urology department of the same University. During his residency Dr.Usta work abroad under Prof.Dr. Peter Junemann in Heidelberg, Germany. After his residency Dr. Usta completed his ‘Andrology Research Fellowship’ at the Tulane University School of Medicine, Depaertment of Urology under Prof.Dr. Wayne Hellstrom’s guidiance. He has been awarded many honors in the field of urology, male infertility, and erectile dysfunction.
2002 - 2003 SMS/Bayer Fellowship Grant
"Moleculer Aspects of Diabetic Associated Erectile Dysfunction : Influence of Gene Transfer of Endothelial Nitric Oxide Synthase"
Usta MF (Research Fellow in Andrology ) Tulane University, School of Medicine, Department of Urology , Section of Andrology, New Orleans, LA 70112, US
Jean Francois Finestie Prize
Best paper on Basic Science of Sexual Medicine ISSIR 2002, Montreal, CANADA
Bivalacqua TJ, Usta M, Matern R, Champion HC, Hellstom WJG
Potentiation of erectile response with the combination of endothelial NOS gene therapy and sildenafil in streptozotocin diabetic rats.
Prize for the best presentation on MSD (preclinical), ESSIR 2002, Hamburg, GERMANY
Bivalacqua TJ, Usta MF, Matern RV, Sanabria J,Champion HC, Hellstom WJG
Gene transfer of endothelial nitric oxide synthase partially restores NO synthesis and erectile function in streptozotocin diabetic rats.
American Society of Andrology 2003 "The New Investigator Award" ASA Annual Meeting 2003, Phoenix, Arizona, U.S.A
Bivalacqua TJ, Yang DY, Ramanitharan A, Sell DR, Viswanathan A, Champion HC, Hellstom WJG: The protective effect of aminoguanidine on erectile function in streptozotocin-diabetic rats.
American Society of Andrology 2003 "The 2003 Thomas SK Chang Traniee Award",
ASA Annual Meeting 2003, Phoenix, Arizona, U.S.A
15th Annual Tulane Health Sciences Research Days 2003,
"Dean of School of Medicine Award for Excellence in Research", New Orleans, Lousiana, U.S.A
Prize for the best presentation on MSD (preclinical), ESSIR 2003, Istanbul, TURKEY,
Prize for the best presentation on MSD (preclinical), SMS 2003, Denver, Colorado, U.S.A
Bivalacqua TJ, Pradhan L, Alvarez X, Kadowitz PJ, HellstomChampion HC, Hellstom WJG: Superoxide anion production in the rat penis impairs erectile function in diabetes: influence of in vivo extracellular superoxide dismutase gene therapy.
2004 AUA/Yamanouchi Best Abstract Prize in the category of Impotance, San Francisco, California, U.S.A
Bivalacqua TJ, Usta MF,
Champion HC, Cellek S, Mills TM, Lewis RW, Hellstom WJG: RhoA/Rho kinase suppresses endothelial nitric oxide synthase in the penis: novel mechanism for diabetic-associated erectile dysfuction
2006 Basic Science Abstract Award, Sexual Medicine Society of North America, Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.A
Gurbuz N, Sagdic N, Sanli A, Gurkan R, Baykal A: Therapeutic effect of combination of alagebrium and sildenafil on erectile function in diatebic rats
The ESSM 2014 Award for the best Surgical Presentation, Istanbul, TURKEY
Akin Y, Kol A: The Feasibility of theree-piece inflatable penile prosthesis implantation in patients who underwent radical pelvic surgery
Turkish Society of Andrology
Turkish Urology Association
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