Anastasios Hantzakos, MD

Staff Physician – Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery
Surgical Subspecialties Institute
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi


Anastasios G. Hantzakos, MD, is a Staff Physician in the Surgical Subspecialties Institute at Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, and specializes in ear, nose and throat surgery.

Prior to joining Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, Dr. Hantzakos served as a consultant at the first Department of Otorhinolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery of the National & Kapodistrian University of Athens in Hippocration General Hospital, Athens, Greece.
Since 2008, he has been an active member of the Scientific Council of the European Laryngological Society and is an examiner and a fellow of the European Board Examinations in Otorhinolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery. He is also a member of the Voice Foundation and of the European Society for Swallowing Disorders. He has authored numerous papers in international peer-reviewed journals and has written chapters in national and international books.

Dr. Hantzakos is a Clinical Assistant Professor at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, US. He earned his medical degree from the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece, and completed his basic surgical training at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia, in the US. He received his specialist certification in Otorhinolaryngology from the 1st Department of Otorhinolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery of the National & Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece, and received additional postgraduate training in Ipswich and Cambridge, UK.