Dr. Iuliu Catana

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Dr. Iuliu Catana

Dr. Iuliu Catana

Specialist in Otorhinolaryngology and Cervical and Facial Surgery

Dr. Iuliu Catana is a doctor of medical science, and a specialist in otorhinolaryngology and cervical and facial surgery. He participated in courses and trainings with renowned professor in this field, both in Romania and other countries in Europe, such as Spain, France, Germany, Austria, and Hungary.


  • June 2012 – Sleep Surgery Course – Prof. K. Vogt, European Congress of Rhynology, ERS – ISIAN, June 17-21, Toulouse, France;
  • March 2012 – Temporal Bone Surgery Course – Prof. M. Cosgarea, Cluj-Napoca, Romania;
  • April 2012 – International Course on Laryngeal Microsurgery – Prof. M. Cosgarea, Cluj-Napoca, Romania;
  • July 2011 – Laser surgery workshop in Otorhinolaryngology, A. Leuning (European Congress of Otorhinolaryngology, Barcelona);
  • Workshop: Investigation of olfactory function – Olfactometry and Rhinomanometry – Prof. T. Hummel & Prof. A. Kern;
  • April 2011 – International Course on Otology and Temporal Bone Dissection – Prof. I. Sziklai, Debrecen, Hungary;
  • September 2010 – 44th Workshop on Endoscopic Rinosinusale Surgery, Skull Base Surgery, and Neurosurgery, Prof. H. Stammberger (Founder of minimally invasive Rinosinusale Surgery ), Graz, Austria;
  • December 2009 – International Course on Rhinoplasty, Prof. E. Di Martino, Bremer, Germany;
  • International Course on Otology and Temporal Bone Dissection, Prof. E Di Martino, Bremen, Germany;
  • October 2009 – Sleep Medicine Course, University of Medicine and Pharmacy “Iuliu Hatieganu”, Cluj-Napoca;
  • November 2008 – Course on Endoscopic Rinosinusale Surgery with Dissection, Prof. C. Sarafoleanu, Bucharest, Romania;
  • February 2008 – International Course on Otology and Temporal Bone Dissection, Prof. J. Pytel, Pecs, Hungary.


  • European Rhinologic Society (ERS);
  • European Academy of Sleep Medicine (EASM);
  • The European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology (EAACI);
  • European Academy of Otology & Neuro-Otology (EAONO);
  • European Chemoreception Research Organization (ECRO);
  • European Salivary Gland Society (ESTC);
  • Romanian Rhinologic Society (RSS).

List of publications

  • May 2012: 6th  International Forum of the 83th International HNO German Congress, “The Impact of olfactory impairment on the Quality of Life in patients with nasal polyposis before and after ESS”,  Mainz, Germany;
  • July 2011 – European Congress of CE-ORL-HNS and the 62nd Spanish National Congress of Otorhinolaryngology,” The assessment of olfactory function on the Romanian population: normative values” , Barcelona, Spain;
  • June 2011 – 5th International Forum of the 82nd International HNO German Congress, “The Cultural Adaptation of the odor identification test from Sniffin’Sticks olfactory test”, Freiburg, Germany, published in Clujul Medical, 2012, 85:218-223;
  • October 2010 – Romanian National ORL-HNS Conference, “The Effects of topical corticosteroids on smell disorders in allergic rhinitis”, Iasi, Romania;
  • June 2010 – 4th International Forum of the 81st International HNO German Congress “The Effects of topical corticosteroids on smell disorders in allergic rhinitis”, Wiesbaden, Germany;
  • October 2009 – Romanian National Conference of Otolaryngology, launch of EPOS Romanian Edition, translation under the coordination of Prof. M Cosgarea;
  • December 2007 – 12th Congress of the European Rhinologic Society (ERS – ISIAN), “Unicystic maxillary Sinus ameloblastoma – case report”, Venice, Italy;
  • Active participation in multiple international conferences 2007 – 2004;
  • May 2004 – 19th International Scientific Conference for Students and Young Doctors, 2nd prize paper: “The endoscopic dilations in pediatric esophageal stenosis”, Istanbul, Turkey.