Jari Suvilehto

Ear nose and throat diseases Hyperbaric medicine

Specialist in Otorhinolaryngology and Allergology. Special Competence in Diving and Hyperbaric Medicine
M.D., Ph.D.

Language proficiency: 

Finnish, Swedish, English

Areas of special expertise: 

Allergology (minor), surgery of the nasal septum and paranasal sinus, paranasal sinus balloon angioplasty, tonsil surgery, ear tube surgery, examination and treatment of snoring and sleep apnea, ear and upper respiratory tract ailments of divers.


Upper respiratory tract diagnostics, endoscopic examinations, biopsies and follow-up care of treated cancers.

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Doctor of Medicine and Surgery, University of Helsinki 2009
Specialist of Allergology (minor), 2003
Special Competence in Diving and Hyperbaric Medicine, The Finnish Medical Association 2000
Specialist in Otorhinolaryngology, University of Helsinki 1993
M.D., University of Helsinki 1985

Work experience 

  • Docrates Cancer Center, Specialist in Otorhinolaryngology 2009-
  • Qmedical, Chief Physician in Otorhinolaryngology 2011-
  • Medioxygen, CEO 1999-
  • Private practitioner (Dextra, Mehiläinen, Docrates, Diacor, Terveystalo) 1991-
  • Lohja Hospital, Chief Physician in Otorhinolaryngology 1996-2009
  • Meltola Hospital, Chief Physician in Otorhinolaryngology 1993-1996

Scientific activities 

Dissertation on the background factors of upper respiratory infections, medical articles on diving medicine and sinusitis for textbooks, handbooks and publications. Educational lecturing for domestic and international medical events.


Memberships and positions of trust 

Consociatio Rhinologica Fennica, Member of the Board 2016-
Finnish Society for Diving and Hyperbaric Medicine, Treasurer 1991-1998, Chairman 1999-2004, 2007, Member of the Board 1991-


Jari Suvilehto is an ear, nose and throat specialist with extensive and varied professional experience. He has specialised in upper respiratory surgery and maintains his professional skills through active continuing education. He has worked in Docrates since 2009.

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