Jari Suvilehto

Ear nose and throat diseases

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

Specialization

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

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Biography

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.

Education

Doctor of Medicine and Surgery, University of Helsinki 2009
Specialist in 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 history

  • 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

Services

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

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