Dr. Eren Taskin is a graduate of Uskudar American Academy and completed his medical education at Istanbul Bilim University Medical Faculty in 2008. He finished General Surgery residency at Istanbul University Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty in 2014. During his senior residency years he worked as a research fellow in Department of Endocrine Surgery at the Cleveland Clinic, Ohio USA from 2012-2013 mentored by Dr. Eren Berber. He published 3 book chapters and 20 peer-reviewed International publications during this period.

He is now working as a Staff General Surgeon in Beykoz State Hospital in Turkey and has established a bariatric and metabolic surgery program there. His multiple research projects are still continuing in the Istanbul University Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty. He is experienced in Invasive Gastro-Intestinal Endoscopy and Endoscopic Treatment of Morbid Obesity. He has organised several International Meetings, most recently the 1st Mediterranean Congress on Treatment of Morbid Obesity and Metabolic Disorders. He was also one of the organisers of the IFSO 2013 World Congress in Istanbul. His areas of expertise are Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery in Low-BMI patients, Advanced Bariatric Endoscopy, Endocrine Surgery and Medical Genetics and Surgigenomics. He is an active member of IFSO and numerous national surgical and medical societies. He is a member of the IFSO-EC Chapter Development and Communication Committee and Secretary Treasurer of the Turkish Obesity Surgery Society and Young IFSO Chapter. He has recently moved back to the Istanbul University Cerrahpasa Medical School and works in the Bariatric Surgery Department as an Assistant Professor and continue his duties as a staff bariatric surgeon