Professional background

Current Appointment
Consultant ENT / Head & Neck Surgeon University College Hospital, London

Training
Qualified 1982, University College London and University College Hospital with junior posts in Surgery; Medicine; Accident and Emergency; Neurosurgery and Plastic surgery before ENT training. ENT Training started in 1985 as a Senior House Officer at The Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital. Registrar 1990 -1993 at The Charing Cross Hospital Senior Registrar at Queens Medical Centre, Nottingham and Derby Royal Infirmary    

Current Appointments
Consultant Head & Neck Surgeon, University College Hospital, Honorary Consultant at The National Hospital for Neurology & Neurosurgery, Queens Square Honorary Senior Lecturer, University College London, Former Chair Head and Neck Multi-Disciplinary Team, University College Hospital, Chair London Cancer Network Head & Neck Tumour Board

Previous Appointments
Consultant The Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital ( 1993 – 2005 )   ENT Tutor, Raven Department of Education, at The Royal College of Surgeons of England,   Chair, Education & Training Committee of ENTUK

Educational Activity
Course convenor and faculty member of more than 10 courses and frequent lecturer at National and international meetings ( UK, Europe, Gulf states and India ).  

Main Interests
Head and neck oncology, benign disease of head and neck, parotid surgery and airway management.

Non medical interests
Tennis, swimming and middle distance running

GMC/GDC number: 2569400