"A sound body in a sharp mind"

Otorhinolaryngology (ENT) and Head & Neck Surgery

Nicosia Polyclinic has one in-house ENT surgeon (Dr John Kitsios) and an associate surgeon (Professor Maragkos) who comes from Greece every month to see his Cypriot patients. Our specialists use the latest surgical and non-surgical procedures to treat all problems affecting the ears, nose, throat and head in adults and children.

Operations and procedures are held in the modern and technologically advanced premises of Nicosia Polyclinic. Some procedures are performed using our unique operating microscope which has been proven to improve patient outcomeYou can view more information about our surgical theatres and our operating microscope here.

Below are some of the specialist treatments offered by our specialist ENT surgeons

  • Comprehensive ENT Evaluation
  • Master ENT check-up
  • Evaluation of Hearing
  • Diagnositc Nasal Endoscopy
  • Video-laryngoscopy
  • Oto-endoscopy
  • Otolaryngology adenotomy
  • Adenotomy with endoscopic control
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Snoring and sleep apnea evaluation/surgery
  • Lateral cyst resection
  • Uvulopalatoplasty (UPPP)
  • Laser assisted uvulopalatoplasty (LAUP)
  • FRITT surgery
  • Myringoplasty
  • Tympanoplasty
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Middle ear microsurgery ossicular chain reconstruction
  • Inner ear surgery (Meniere’s disease)
  • Cochlear Implants
  • Auditory Brainstem Implants
  • Acoustic neuroma (vestibular Schwannoma) treatment
  • Surgery of lateral skull base
  • Surgery of frontal skull base
  • Fiberoptic Endoscopic Sinus Surgery (FESS)
  • Salivary glands surgery (parotidectomy, submandibulectomy)
  • Head & Neck tumour surgery
  • Endoscopic Larynx surgery
  • CO2 Laser Surgery
  • Zenker Diverticulum
  • Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty, Otoplasty)
  • Rehabilitation of facial nerve palsy
  • Functional and cosmetic reconstruction in Head and Neck
  • Bone anchored hearing aids and prosthesis

Dr Panikos Louka, MD

Consultant Otorhinolaryngologist (ENT surgeon)

Dr Louka qualified from the University of Athens Medical School. He then pursued postgraduate training in otorhinolaryngology in various teaching hospitals in Greece where he gained huge experience in the management of general otorhinolaryngology conditions. In addition, he pursued further clinical training in otorhinolaryngology in various big ENT centers of Johannesburg, South Africa where he was able to get huge exposure to various challenging cases of his specialty.

In Nicosia Polyclinic, Dr Louka sees and treats a wide range of otorhinolaryngology conditions for children and adults. He is a member of the Cyprus Medical Associations and the Cyprus Otorhinolaryngological Society.