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About Us

Who We Are: Get to Know Eye Travel Turkey

EyeTravelTurkey is a trusted medical travel provider owned and operated by Kaskaloglu Eye Hospital, a modern and reputable eye clinic located in Izmir, Turkey. Since its establishment in 2000, Kaşkaloğlu Eye Hospital has been dedicated to delivering exceptional eye health services, maintaining the highest standards of care. As a private hospital, it is accredited by the Turkish Ministry of Health and holds TÜVRheinland ISO certification, ensuring excellence in patient care.

Our team of experienced surgeons specializes in quality laser vision correction, offering affordable prices without compromising on patient satisfaction. Founded by Prof. Dr. Mahmut KAŞKALOĞLU and Op. Dr. Selma KAŞKALOĞLU, Kaşkaloğlu Eye Hospital is the first eye hospital in the Aegean Region, aiming to become a leading eye care facility in Turkey by utilizing state-of-the-art technology and a team of expert physicians.

Our Vision

Our objective is to exceed patient expectations in satisfaction by staying updated with industry developments, investing in our employees' growth, and expanding our global presence through reliable service.

Our Mission

To provide the highest level of patient satisfaction through teamwork and the delivery of quality services with the latest technology.

Kaskaloglu Eye Hospital is renowned for its expertise in refractive eye surgery, offering advanced procedures such as femto LASIK, LASEK, PRK, and Lens Replacement with Trifocal/EDOF Lenses. These outpatient treatments effectively address common eye issues like farsightedness, nearsightedness, and astigmatism. Additionally, our skilled surgeons specialize in cataract surgery, providing a swift and effective solution for the condition that affects many individuals over the age of 65.

To ensure the best outcomes for our patients, all surgeries, including LASIK, LASEK, PRK, ICL, RLE, as well as cataract and retinal procedures, are performed using cutting-edge technology and top-quality equipment.

At Kaşkaloğlu Eye Hospital, we take pride in maintaining high standards of quality, reflected in our annual update of quality standards through the TÜV-CERT ISO 9001 Quality Certificate since 2004. Our hospital strictly adheres to the TS EN ISO 9001 Quality Management System and follows the guidelines set forth by the regulation on the Development and Evaluation of Health Quality.

We strive to make our services accessible to as many patients as possible, accepting Turkish Social Security (SGK) and Private health insurances. Furthermore, we are fully compliant with the Personal Data Protection Law of Turkey (KVKK), ensuring the utmost privacy and security for our patients’ information.

Our Values

- Equal Service: We are committed to offering equal service to all our patients, regardless of their background or segment.
- Trust: We consistently strive to earn and maintain our patients' trust by delivering services that are worthy of their confidence in us.
- Excellence: Our aim is to provide satisfaction by delivering high-quality service in every aspect of our institution.

Our Quality Policy

-To stay abreast of innovations and technological advancements in modern medicine.
-Upholding unwavering adherence to medical ethics and scientific principles.
- To be reliable and dependable, respecting the rights of our patients.
- Serving with a team of skilled and trained staff.
- Providing health services in a clean and hygienic environment.
- Continually enhancing the effectiveness of our quality management system.

Eye Travel Turkey: Where Vision Enhancement Meets the Splendor of Izmir

Izmir is easily accessible from central UK, Ireland, and Europe with direct flights offered by airlines like Pegasus, Jet2, TUI, EasyJet, SunExpress, and Aer Lingus to Izmir ADB airport. UK and Ireland passport holders do not need a visa to enter Turkey.

Transportation to the city center from the airport is convenient. A taxi ride takes about 30 minutes and costs approximately 20 pounds. Alternatively, you can opt for the train IZBAN, which offers frequent services, reaching Alsancak station in just 20 minutes at a cost of less than one pound. To reach the train station, simply cross the street as you exit the terminal. You have the option to purchase tickets using your credit card or utilize your contactless VISA card at the turnstile. From Alsancak station, Kaskaloglu Eye Hospital is just a short 10-15 minute walk away. 

For more information about city transportation, you can visit the airport website.

Izmir offers a variety of hotels in different categories, and most of them are conveniently located within walking distance to the hospital. In this digital age, many of our patients prefer to arrange their own transfers and accommodations. However, we are always here to assist and provide any necessary help. Even if you make your hotel reservation independently, we offer free transfers between city hotels and the hospital for your convenience.

A noteworthy detail that might capture your interest if you find yourself with some spare time: Approximately 400m from the hospital lies a newly established museum complex. You can explore more about it on their website: https://izmirkultursanatfabrikasi.gov.tr/en/. Within this complex, you’ll find an archaeological museum, an arts museum, and a library. Additionally, there are two inviting cafes where you can unwind and enjoy light refreshments.

Public Holidays in Turkey 2023-2024

  1. August 30, 2023 Victory Day
  2. October 29, 2023 Republic Day
  3. January 1, 2024 New Year’s Day –
  4. April 10-12, 2024 Ramadan Feast
  5. April 23, 2024 National Sovereignty and Children’s Day –
  6. May 1, 2024 Labor and Solidarity Day –
  7. May 19, 2024 Youth and Sports Day –
  8. 16-19 June, 2024 Eid al-Adha –
  9. July 15, 2024 Veterans Day –
  10. August 30, 2024 Victory Day
  11. October 29, 2024 Republic Day – 

Welcome to Eye Travel Turkey, a top-tier eye care institution situated in the beautiful city of Izmir, Turkey. At the heart of our operations is Kaskaloglu Eye Hospital, where our dedicated team of expert surgeons provide exceptional eye care services to our global patient base.

Izmir, an Aegean jewel, captivates its visitors with a harmonious blend of historical landmarks, modern structures, and scenic coastal vistas. Its temperate climate, bustling markets, and hospitable residents add to the charm, offering you a warm and inviting experience as you embark on your medical journey.

Patients choose Eye Travel Turkey from across the globe for our comprehensive range of specialty eye treatments. Our services encompass LASIK procedures, lens replacement, cataract surgery, and eye aesthetics. Leveraging cutting-edge technology and our team’s extensive expertise, we are dedicated to helping you restore your vision and enhance your ocular health.

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Reach out to us to have your questions answered, schedule appointments and discover the most suitable solutions for you.  


+90 532 596 16 01


+90 532 596 16 01

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