Respira Libre


Respira Libre is the first Otorrinolaringology Center in the world that offers its patients with a different alternative to respiratory problem and for snoring. For those who cannot enter into operating room due to any medical complication or simply do not want to, those who have any type of reaction to anesthesia or with some diseases like diabetes, clotting problems, hypertension, among others, Respira Libre offers a solution using diode’s laser, anesthesia in cottons and a quick and efficient in office intervention, which neither interrupt their daily routine nor requires any rest, thus improving the quality of life of the patient.

Patients Attended

  • Turbinate hypertrophy
  • Polyps
  • Palate
  • Eustachian tube

International presentation of our technique

In March 2017, Mariño was the only Venezuelan invited to the Medical Conferences in Cosmetology, Otolaryngology and Odontology, held in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, in which she participated with the presentation of a study made with 500 patients:
“Diode’s Laser for in Office Endoscopic Surgery with Topical Anesthesia in Patients with Obstructive Nasal Diagnosis”..

International Conferences

Due to the relevance of the advances of her technique, for year 2018, the Venezuelan otolaryngologist was invited to participate in:
  • 4th International Congress of Pediatric Otolaryngology IAPO, Bolivia 2018.
  • 3rd European Surgery Conferences in Otolaryngology in London, United Kingdom.
  • 8th International Conference of Otolaryngology in Rome, Italy, as member of the organizing committee.
Conferencias Internacionales

4th International Congress of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology IAPO Bolivia 2018, organized by the Interamerican Association of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology IAPO. It will be held in the city of Santa Cruz de la Sierra, in Bolivia, from August 29 to 31. Mariño presented his experience in the diode laser treatment clinic applied to 125 girls, boys and adolescents aged between 2 and 16 years.

3rd European Otorhinolaryngology Surgical Conferences, in London, United Kingdom, from 8 to 10 October.The invitation was framed in the Updating and Therapeutic Techniques in Otolaryngology. The theme to expose was: Center of Otorhinolaryngology Laser Surgery in the Clinic, a new concept of Center for the resolution of nasal obstructive problems with topical anesthesia in cottons and application of Diode Laser..

The clinical evidence that was presented from October 8 to 10 at the conferences, was based on 6 years of implementation of the new technique for the treatment of nasal obstructions in the office, created by the otorhinolaryngologist Sajidxa Mariño, with 20 years of experience in endoscopic surgery of the nose and paranasal sinuses, former president of the Venezuelan Society of Otolaryngology (2015-2017)

The results were evaluated in 1276 patients in a range between 2 years to 84 years of age.

Certificado de reconocimiento en Londres
The text is officially published on the international medical platform SciVision Publishers. The article is entitled: Centro de Cirugía Endoscópica con Láser Diodo en Consultorio para Obstrucción Nasal y Ronquido and it reads in the link.

Our technique for athletes

We signed an agreement with the Federacion Venezolana de Atletismo –FVA – [Athletic Venezuelan Federation] (See Video ) to evaluate elite athletes who require the application of our procedure in order to improve their athletic capabilities.
In Respira Libre we have a state-of-the-art tool like the procedure of diode’s laser in office, a totally effective technique, which also helps to keep a scientific data to prove the efficiency of the procedure in athletes.

Patient number 1,000

In March 2018 we celebrate the procedure in patient number 1,000 and several hundreds more have enlarge the statistics to attest the successful results.

That month it was opened the new headquarters of Centro Respira Libre with a more ample and comfortable space. It offers a better attention of nasal problems and favors a good breathing that improves your quality of life.

The Centro de Otolaringologia Respira Libre offers a quick, effective and proven solution through surgery with diode’s laser in office for the following respiratory conditions..

Dra Sajidxa Mariño