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Andrew Mester, MD
Specialty  Ear-Nose-Throat (ENT) Otolaryngology mester-a-wr.jpg

Services  Ear-Nose-Throat (ENT) Otolaryngology
Locations  Pesetas Multi-Specialty Clinic
(805) 681-7636
Gender  Male
Certifications  American Board of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery
Medical School  Semmelweis Medical University, Budapest, Hungary, 1977
Fellowships  Pediatric Otolaryngology/Broncho-Esophagology, Semmelweis Medical University, Budapest, Hungary.
Neurotology Research, University of California Los Angeles.
Rhinology Research, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center.
Residencies  Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery;
First: Semmelweis Medical University, Budapest, Hungary, 1977-1981.
Second: Boston University, 1992-1997.
Affiliations  President, Santa Barbara Society of Otolaryngology; Fellow, American Academy of Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery; Member, California Medical Association; Member, International Society for Laser Surgery & Medicine
Professional Distinctions  Readers' Chioce Award 2012 - Santa Barbara News-Press, America's Top Physicians (2003 Edition), Consumer's Research Council of America; Chair, Department of Otolaryngology, St. Francis Hospital; Chair, Department of Otolaryngology, Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital; National Institutes of Health National Research Service Award in Neurotology, University of California Los Angeles (1991-1992) Research Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology (1989-1991), University of Pennsylvania; Several research awards and research grants; Extensive list of peer-review articles in both clinical and experimental research; Fellowships with Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital, London, and Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge (1986), Karolinska Hospital University of Stockholm, Sweden (1980)
Languages  Hungarian, German
Hobbies  Classical Music; Travel; History; Art; Architecture; Physical Activity at the Santa Barbara Athletic Club, Rollerblading, Skiing, Horseback Riding; Swimming, Beach Walking/Hiking, Bicycling, and Unicycling; Spending time with three sons: Matt, Mark and Luke.
Community Involvement  Provides care to vocalists in the Music Academy of the West (Santa Barbara); Lecture, "Medical Aspects of the Professional Voice"
Sansum Clinic Physician Since  1997
Patient Testimonials 

Thank you so much for taking such good care of me and my family, as well as all you do for the Music Academy every Summer. You are an amazing doctor and we all appreciate you very much. - L. L.

Great service, warmth and caring attitude. Dr. Andrew Mester does a great job of taking care of my ears. He is a sincere, caring professional. Thank you for being there when I need you.

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