Metin Basaranoglu has completed Medical School and Internal Medicine residency at Istanbul University then, completed gastroenterology fellowship and postdoctoral studies in St. Louis University School of Medicine/Liver Centre, St. Louis/MO, USA. He is the author of a book “NASH pathogenesis (NY, 2009)” and a book chapter “Metabolic Aspects of Chronic Liver Diseases” published (NY, 2008). He has served on the editorial boards for the journals and referee for "Gastroenterology", "Hepatology", and "The American Journal of Gastroenterology". He is the member of The American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD) and The European Association for the Study of the Liver (EASL). He was awarded twice by AASLD (1998/2002) and once by EASL (2009).
His main research areas : Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), Crohn's, Ulcerative Colitis, fatty liver disease/NAFLD, Hepatology, echoendoscopy (EUS), advanced endoscopy and i-scan (pentax), RF ablation and fibroscan for liver.