Surgery Photo Breaks Record

Prof. Dr. Erbuğ Keskin, member of İÜ İstanbul Faculty of Medicine Department of Pediatric Surgery, shared a picture from his Facebook account on 23 May. The photo was ordinary for doctors but not for our public



Translated by Begüm ERGİNBAY

Few minutes after sharing the photo, Prof. Dr. Keskin got many likes. In the photo, he was lying alongside of a child patient to get over his fear of surgery. 24 hours after sharing this photo in social media which is ordinary for doctors but not for our public, it reached out to 2.5 million people and got more than 100 thousand likes.

Saying that he received intense interest and greeting, Prof. Dr. Keskin stated that he is going to open a personal Facebook page to share his profession experiences more frequently.