About Federal Scientific Clinical Center of Otorhinolaryngology
The Federal Center of Otorhinolaryngology is the leading specialized medical institution of the Russian Federation in terms of profile – otorhinolaryngology, Head and neck surgery since 1935. The capacity of the Center is over 250 high-tech beds for the most demanded specialty – ear, nose and throat diseases, head and neck surgery. Specialists of the Center perform all types of high-tech medical ENT for adults and children in the framework of the mandatory pocket medical insurance.
The new clinical base of the Center, opened in 2014, has an area of 42 thousand square meters and is fully equipped with up-to-date diagnostic, medical and surgical equipment.
The staff potential of the Center is over 500 scientific and clinical employees, including 2 corresponding members of the Russian Academy of Sciences, 10 professors, 32 M.D., 52 Ph.D., 6 Honored Doctors of the Russian Federation.
The scientific and clinical base of the Center consists of 11 scientific and clinical departments with comfortable patient’s accommodation only in one and two-place wards with all necessary amenities.
Currently specialists of the Center perform the full range of high-tech operations in otorhinolaryngology, head and neck surgery, including cochlear implantation, reconstructive-plastic restoration of the larynx and trachea, treatment of benign and oncological neoplasms of the paranasal sinuses, the skull base and middle ear, maxillofacial and reconstructive surgery, world-class ophthalmological operations. We perform round 8 000 high-tech surgery per year.
Employees of our Center received dozens of patents on the methods and treatment of ENT diseases, which are widely used not only in Russia, but throughout the world.
The Center actively participates in many federal medical programs, carries out a large scientific and practical work, co-ordinates the activities of the ENT clinics.
The Center has an educational department for specialists in otorhinolaryngology, head and neck surgery, including maxillofacial and reconstructive surgery, provides all-round medical care to the population of all regions of the country, citizens of the United States, Europe, countries of Middle Asia and Kazakhstan.
Educational Center which is situated on the basis of the Center of Otorhinolaryngology are training annually over one thousand of medical specialists from public health institutions in accordance with the program “Audiological screening of newborns and children of the first year of life”. The Center has its own educational management, specialists and teachers of which in order to improve the professional level of ENT doctors conduct a credit-modul system of continuous medical education not only for Russian specialists, but also for specialists from the far and near abroad.
In addition to the main base, our Center is developing its regional branches, which are providing scientific, educational work and medical care to the population of the Southern and North-Caucasian Federal districts in Astrakhan, for the population of the Far Eastern Federal district in Khabarovsk.
Director of the Federal Scientific and Clinical Center of Otorhinolaryngology is Nikolay A. Daikhes, the corresponding member of the Russian Academy of Sciences, professor, M.D., the chief otorhinolaryngologist of the Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation, member of the Public Chamber of the Russian Federation