Allahshukur Ilgarli, MD

Office Address

Department of Neurology 
University of Kentucky Medical Center
KY Clinic, J-401
Lexington, KY 40536-0284

Personal Statement

Dr. Ilgarli graduated from Istanbul University, Cerrahpasa Faculty of Medicine, Turkey. Before attending the University of Kentucky, he was a postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Pediatric Neuro-Oncology at the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center. While working at MD Anderson, his research work was focused on developing novel immunotherapy approaches to target specific tumor biomarkers expressed in pediatric brain tumors and developed mouse models of glioma for the preclinical evaluation of adoptive immunotherapy targeting brain tumors. His clinical and research interests include neuro-oncology, epilepsy and movement disorders. In his leisure time, he likes to go fishing and dancing, play soccer and table tennis, and enjoys hiking and traveling to new places.

Medical School

Istanbul University, Cerrahpasa Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul, Turkey

  • 2018, Child Neurology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY

Fellowship Plans

Movement Disorder, Epilepsy

Clinical and Research Interess
Medical Licensure Certifications
  • Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS)

  • Handover Certification

  • NIH Stroke Scale Certification

  • NRP

  • PALS

Hospital Privileges

University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Neurology

Poster Presentations