Dinko Kaliterna


Dinko Kaliterna was born in 1971 in Split, where he finished medical high school. He enrolled in to the Faculty of Medicine in Zagreb in 1990, and graduated in 1996. He then spent his internship working at the Clinical Hospital Merkur. He began his specialisation in dermatovenerology in 2000 at the Department for Dermatology and Venereal Diseases Šalata. In 2004 he completed his specialisations exam. He is the author and co-author of numerous expert articles.

He is the founder of the Poliderma polyclinic, which opened its doors in September 2004. Areas of special interest to Dr Kaliterna are aesthetic-corrective procedures, cosmetology, cellulite, anti-aging medicine and laser application. He was the first to introduce the method of integrated dermatology in Croatia: numerous experts of various specialties give their opinions to the client and compare them so that the best solution for the client could be found.

Dr Kaliterna pays special attention to continuous professional education and has participated as a lecturer in the most prominent conference meetings. He is a pioneer in applying the most modern technologies and knowledge from the field of dermatovenerology, aesthetic-corrective procedures and laser application.

He writes and publishes articles and answers reader’s questions on web pages like Pliva, Cybermed, and Vitamini. Up until now his articles have been published in numerous national newspapers, magazines and weeklies – Nacional, Jutarnji list, Život i zdravlje, Gloria…

He participated as a guest on most Croatian radio stations. On television, he participated in the following shows: RTL Exclusive and Explosive, Embrace of beauty, Good morning Croatia, At Sanja’s, the Maja talk show and many others.

Recently, Dr Dinko Kaliterna became a member of the Dermatologic Aesthetic Surgery International League (DASIL), the largest and most important association of dermatologists and plastic surgeons. DASIL primarily focuses on application and development of newest technologies, lasers and treatments in purpose of aesthetic-corrective procedures.