“We do not treat the disease, but the patient”(Hippocrates).
One of the main features of Dr. Andrey Antonov is goal commitment. He studied a lot, worked hard, and improved his qualifications so that today he is a highly qualified surgeon who not only operates on patients but also teaches students.
From 1995 to 2001 – He received his first education in St. Petersburg at the Military Medical Academy (VMEDA).
2001 to 2002 – internship in general surgery
Since 2004, he has been working in the primary specialization as an otolaryngologist (ENT surgeon).
In 2008, he moved from St. Petersburg to Kohtla-Järve, and worked as an emergency doctor (Emergency Medicine) in Ida-Viru Central Hospital. At the same time, he is learning Estonian in order to study at an Estonian university to confirm the right to work as a doctor, according to the Estonian requirements for medical education.
In 2011 – 2014, he completed a residency in otolaryngology at the University of Tartu (Tartu Ülikooli Kliinikumi Kõrvakliinik).
Since 2014, he has been a doctor at the University of Tartu Clinic.
Since 2014, he has been working with leading hospitals in Estonia:
North Estonian Regional Hospital in Tallinn (SA Põhja-Eesti Regionaalhaigla)
Tallinn Children’s Hospital (SA Lastehaigla)
Tartu Hospital (SA TÜK Kõrvakliinik), where he is also a teaching doctor.
In 2021 started to work with Meerhof Dental Center
In our Dental Center you can make an appointment for consultation and diagnosis to Dr. Antonov for ENT treatment or combine the services of an otolaryngologist with dental treatment.
Outside professional activities, Dr. Antonov enjoys running and learning foreign languages. The doctor speaks Russian, Estonian, German, and studies English. He is keen on traveling.
Life motto: “Never give up!”