Can Ficicioglu, MD, PhD

Areas of Expertise: Newborn metabolic screening, Lysosomal Storage Disorders, Fatty acid oxidation defects, Galactosemia, PKU
Locations: Main Campus
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

  • Education and Training

    Medical School

    University of Istanbul, Cerrahpasa Medical School, Istanbul, Turkey

    Internship

    University of Istanbul, Cerrahpasa Medical School

    Residency

    Albert Einstein Medical College, Montefiore Hospital and Medical Center, New York Medical College and St. Vincent's Catholic Medical Center, New York, N.Y.

    Fellowship

    Harvard Medical School and Children's Hospital Boston, Boston, Mass.

    Board Certification

    American Board of Pediatrics
    American Board of Medical Genetics/Biochemical Genetics

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Director, Newborn Metabolic Screening Program

    Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

  • Departments and Services
  • Publications

    Papers

     

    Ficicioglu C, Hussa C, Gallagher PR, Thomas N, Yager C. Monitoring of biochemical status in children with Duarte galactosemia: utility of galactose, galactitol, galactonate, and galactose 1-phosphate. Clin Chem. 2010 Jul;56(7):1177-82. Epub 2010 May 20. Read abstract

    Freer DE, Ficicioglu C, Finegold D. Newborn screening for galactosemia: a review of 5 years of data and audit of a revised reporting approach. Clin Chem. 2010 Mar;56(3):437-44. Epub 2010 Jan 14. Read abstract.

    Ficicioglu C, An Haack K. Failure to thrive: when to suspect inborn errors of metabolism. Pediatrics. 2009 Sep;124(3):972-9. Epub 2009 Aug 10. Read abstract.

    Arnold GL, Van Hove J, Freedenberg D, Strauss A, Longo N, Burton B, Garganta C, Ficicioglu C, Cederbaum S, Harding C, Boles RG, Matern D, Chakraborty P, Feigenbaum A. A Delphi clinical practice protocol for the management of very long chain acyl-CoA dehydrogenase deficiency. Mol Genet Metab. 2009 Mar;96(3):85-90. Epub 2009 Jan 20. Read abstract.

     

     

    Ficicioglu C, Coughlin CR 2nd, Bennett MJ, Yudkoff M. Very long-chain acyl-CoA dehydrogenase deficiency in a patient with normal newborn screening by tandem mass spectrometry. J Pediatr. 2010 Mar;156(3):492-4. Epub 2010 Jan 8. Read abstract

    Coughlin CR 2nd, Ficicioglu C. Genotype-phenotype correlations: sudden death in an infant with very-long-chain acyl-CoA dehydrogenase deficiency. J Inherit Metab Dis. 2010 Jan 27. [Epub ahead of print] Read abstract.