Otolaryngology Team

Dr. Carlos Calvo


Academic Formation

• Specialist in Otolaryngology, 2001. 
• Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery, University of Barcelona, 1996. 


• Plató Hospital, Otorhinolaryngology Associate Physician.
• Hospital Municipal de Badalona Optional Specialist. 
• Hospital Clínico y Provincial de Barcelona, Specialised Physician. 
• Bochum Hospital, Germany. Improvement of surgical techniques. 
• Tübingen Hospital, Germany. Improvement of surgical techniques.

Teaching Activity/Associations

• Member of the Plató Hospital Snoring Pathologies Committee, Barcelona, since 2012. 
• Teacher of many courses, most outstanding one on Nasal Surgery. 
•II Hands-on FESS  course February 2014. Hospital Clínic. University of Barcelona, Spain 


• Spanish Society of ENT and Cervico Facial Pathology 
• Catalan Society of ENT and Cervico Facial Pathology 
• German-Hispanic Society of ENT. Spanisch-Deutsche Gesellschaft Für HNO

Publications and conferences

• .Author of numerous national and international publications, including:

  • Caballero M, Bernal-Sprekelsen M, Farrè X; Calvo C; Alòs Ll. "Autologous Elastic cartilage for Laryngoplasty: histológico Evaluation in a Rabbit Model". Ann Oto Rhinol Laryngol 2003; 112:734-9. (IF = 0,954).
  • Caballero M, Bernal-Sprekelsen M, Calvo C; Farrè X; Alòs Ll. "Polydimethylsiloxane Versus Polytetrafluoroethilene for Vocal Fold Medialization: histológico Evaluation In A Rabbit Model". J Biomed Mater Res 2003; 67B (1) :666-74. (IF = 2.038).
  • Bernal-Sprekelsen M, Caballero M, Calvo C; Farrè X, Alòs L.. "Particulate Silicone For Vocal Fold Augmentation: Morphometric evaluation in a Rabbit Model" Ann Oto Rhinol Laryngol 2004; 113,3:234-41 (IF = 0,954).
  • "Percutaneous Endoscopic gastrostomy in head and neck cancer patients" Autores: Riera L, Sandiumenge A, Calvo C, Bordas JM, Alobid Y, Llach J, Bernal M. ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec 2002 Jan-Feb; 64 (1), 32-4
  • "Treatment of rhinocerebral mucormycosis study by combination of surgical debridement and amphotericin B" Autores: I. ALOBID, M. BERNAL, C. CALVO, E. VILASECA, J. BERENGUER, I. ALÒS. Am J Rhinol. 2001 Sep-Oct; 15 (5) :327-31.
Author of more than 20 communications at national and international conferences.
Chapters in books:

- TREATY ON PAEDIATRIC OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY. Official Paper of 2000. SEORL nasal foreign bodies. Calvo C, Riera L, Alobid I .. Chapter 70, page 643-644 Girona (Spain) in November 2000. 
- TREATY OF PEDIATRIC OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY. Official Paper of 2000. SEORL Otorrhea in children. Riera L, Bernal M, Calvo C. Chapter 68, pages 637-640 Girona (Spain) in November 2000.

Areas of Expertise

• Specialist in Otolaryngology, excelling in the field of Rhinology. 
• More than 300 nasal endoscopic surgery procedures. 
• Over 1,000 septoplasty procedures. 
• Over 1,000 turbinate surgery procedures.


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