Medical director

Medical director
BIOGRAPHY (Curriculum Vitae) MSc. Dejan Andrić, MD. specialist Maritime Medicine DATE AND PLACE OF BIRTH: June 9, 1955., Split, Croatia EMPLOYMENT: Polyclinic for hyperbaric and occupational medicine OXY Pula, Zagreb Branch, Avenue Gojko Susak 6, 10000 Zagreb, Phone: 01/290-2300; cell: 099/262-7705; e-mail: dr.andric@oxy.hr EDUCATION: 1974th - 1980th of Medicine, University of Belgrade (1995th professional examination); 1986th - 1989th Specialization in Maritime Medicine at
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About us

About us
Polyclinic for hyperbaric and occupational medicine OXY is a private, highly specialized medical institution active in the field of hyperbaric oxygen therapy. It was founded in Pula, Croatia, in 1996. Through its activities, the Polyclinic in a special way continues and develops traditions of Croatian hyperbaric oxygenation, always streaming towards excellence. Our basic activity is hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBO, HBO2T, HBOT), i.e. therapeutic application of oxygen that patients breathe at
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Historical development of HBOT

History of development of hyperbaric oxygenation in the world 1772. Carl Wilhelm Scheele, Swedish chemist, discovered oxygen, naming it "fire air". 1774. Joseph Priestly, British chemist, repeating the experiments done previously by Scheele, also "discovers" oxygen, but his name has traditionally remained connected with the historical fact of oxygen discovery, although erroneously. 1789. Lavoisier and Seguin describe oxygen toxicity effects. 1796. Beddoes and Watt published
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