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Julián Chaverri Polini
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Julián Chaverri Polini

Otolaryngology
Patient Demographics: Babies, Children, Adult, Eldery

"My interest is to resolve and treat patients with ear diseases in the most efficient way: with vertigo and deafness; either with surgery, with hearing aids, with cochlear implants or another type of implant."

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Procedures (7)

Children audiometry
Consultation
Cochlear implant
impedance
Otoacoustic emissions
Rigid nasal endoscopy
Stapedectomy
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Medical conditions (17)

Ear infection (otitis media)
Facial paralysis
Hearing loss
Hearing Problems
Vertigo
Adenoid infection
Deafness
Dysphonia
Nasal polyp growths
Nasal septum deviation
Node in neck
Otalgia (ear pain)
Pharyngitis
Sinusitis
Sleep apnea
Stuffy nose
Tonsillitis
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General Info

About me

Once I graduated as a general practitioner, I was already determined to start the ENT specialty which always caught my attention. My passion within the specialty has been the ear; namely otology, audiology, neuro otology, that is to attend to patients with ear diseases, hearing loss, tinnitus, vertigo, among others.

Languages

English, français, Español

Education

Degrees
  • Specialty in Otorhinolaryngology. Universite de Bordeaux II - Faculte de Medecine, Bordeaux. July 1982
  • Doctor and Surgery. Universidad de Costa Rica - Facultad de Medicina. December 1976
Courses
  • 8th International Acoustic Neurinoma Conference - Rochester, Minnesota, June, 2019

    May 2019

  • XIV Congress of Otorhinolaryngology and Pediatric Phonoaudiology. IV Iberoamerican congress of Cochlear implants. Buenos Aires, Argentina (may 2012)

    May 2019

  • XXXVI Pan American Congress of ENT and CCC - Lima, Peru, November, 2018

    October 2018

  • AAO-HNSF Congress of the ORL American Academy and CCC - Atlanta, Georgia, October, 2018

    September 2018

  • IFOS world congress of ENT junio 2017 - Paris, Francia

    May 2017

  • 12th International Conference on Cochlear Implants and other Implantable Auditory Technologies (may 2012)

Trainings
  • VHM product training - Austria, Setiembre, 2017

  • First Master Class of acute vertigo: diagnosis and treatment, March, 2017

  • Advanced course of objective audiology- Miami, Florida, USA, November, 2016

Professional

Licenses
  • Physicians and Surgeons College of Costa Rica cod. MED1590 - active

    Medic and Surgeon - Costa Rica

Affiliations
  • Member: Asociación Costarricense de Otorrinolaringología
  • Member: PORTMANN foundation (Bordeaux, France)
  • Member: Asociación Pan Americana de Otorrinolaringología y Cirugía de Cabeza y Cuello
  • Member: National Academy of Medicine, Costa Rica
Positions
  • Professor at the University of Costa Rica (1982 - present)
  • Professor at UCIMED, 2003 - 2018
  • Professor at Universidad San Judas Tadeo (2010 - present)
  • President: Asociación Costarricense de Otorrinolaringología (1985-1990)
  • Director: ENT department at Hospital Mexico in San José, Costa Rica (1995-2009)
  • Director: Surgery department at Hospital Mexico in San José, Costa Rica (2009-present)
  • Academic Director of the UCR Audiology degree - 2014 to 2018
Publications
  • El implante coclear: sus indicaciones. revista Acta Médica setiembre 2018
  • Expositor en el VIII congreso iberoamericano de implantes cocleares. Pamplona España junio 2019
  • expositor en el VII congreso iberoamericano de implantes cocleares Santiago Chile abril 2017
  • profesor invitado al segundo curso de actualizaciones en Vértigo, Guadalajara México agosto 2016