Jessenius Faculty of Medicine
in Martin
Comenius University in Bratislava

History

The Clinics history began dating date January, 1 st, 1939 year, which was established otorhinolaryngologic department in the then provincial hospital. MUDr.Teodor Kustra  became the first head of department.  After opening the detached office and later a branch of Medicine Comenius University in Bratislava in 1962 year , began teaching otorhinolaryngology.

Doc.MUDr.Rudolf Neuschl, CSc. became the head of the Clinic in 1979 year. Theoretically and practically worked out the issues and diseases lymphoepithelial tissue of E.N.T. organ system and was one of the founders of E.N.T. oncology surgery  not only in Martin, but also in Czechoslovakia.  Prof.MUDr.Andrej Hajtman, PhD. is head of Clinic from 1991 year till the  present.

The Clinic  provides a all range of  ENT health care. The main focus of work is the diagnosis and surgical treatment of malignant tumors of the head and neck, participates in multidisciplinary diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the upper respiratory tract , surgical treatment of diseases of the thyroid gland. Research activities based on the curative and preventive care and in turn contributes to an increase in their levels.