Prof Shakeel Saeed

Prof Shakeel SaeedTel: 0203 456 5319
Fax: 020 7833 9480
Email: shakeel.saeed@ucl.ac.uk

Location:
University College Hospital; National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery; Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital

Specialities:
Ear, nose and throat services (ENT), Brain Tumour Service (Neuro-Oncology)

Professional background

Professor Saeed graduated from King’s College, London and has been a consultant ENT and skullbase surgeon in Manchester Royal Infirmary and Hope Hospital until his present Professorial appointment in London. He also holds honorary appointments at University College Hospital, King’s College Hospital, Guy’s Hospital as well as St George’s Hospital in London.

He has extensive experience in lateral skullbase surgery as well as implantation otology and has published prolifically on these topics. He undertakes peer review as well as serves on the editorial board for numerous international journals. He is enthusiastically active in otological research and currently holds £1.5 Million in research grants.

As President of the British Society of Academics in Otorhinolaryngology he is on the council of the British Association of Otolaryngologists – Head and Neck Surgeons. He is the treasurer of the British Skullbase Society and the Vice-President of the British Cochlear Implant Group. He is also the current Vice President of the Royal Society of Medicine, Section of Otology, and the President elect designate 2013 to 2014.

Research interests

  • Outcomes in lateral skullbase surgery and cochlear implantation
  • Discovery science in cochlear implants, vestibular regeneration
  • Facial palsy and enhancing outcomes of surgery

Publications

Provision of undergraduate otorhinolaryngology teaching within General Medical Council approved UK medical schools: what is current practice?
 Khan M, Saeed SR
Journal of Laryngology and Otology, February 2012

Congenital profound hearing loss: management of hypoplastic and aplastic vestibulocochlear nerves.
Seymour FK, Cruise A, Lavy JA, Bradley J, Beale T, Graham JM, Saeed SR.
Cochlear Implants International, 2010;11 Suppl 1:213-216

Bilateral cochlear implantation after ethylene glycol intoxication: a case report.
Dezso A, Ramsden R, Saeed SR, Wessels J, Mawman D
Cochlear Implants International, 2011;12:170-172

Effectiveness of a multidisciplinary facial function clinic
Sadiq SA, Usmani HA, Saeed SR
Eye, 2011; 1-5

Interventions for otomycosis
Lee A, Tysome J, Saeed SR
Cochrane Database of Sytematic Reviews 2011

Expectant management of vestibular schwannoma: a retrospective multivariate analysis of tumour growth and outcome.
Mark Hughes, Christopher Skilbeck, Shakeel Saeed, Robert Bradford
Skullbase (in press)

Auditory Brainstem Implantation in Children and non-NF2 patients: a consensus statement
Sennaroglu L, Colletti V, Manrique M, Laszig R, Offeciers E, Saeed SR,  Richard RT, Sarac S, Freeman S, Rask Andersen H, Zarowski A, Ziyal I, Sollmann W, Kaminsky J, Bejarano B,  Atas A, Sennaroglu G, Yucel E, Sevinc S, Colletti L, Huarte A, Henderson L, Wesarg T, Konradsson K.
Otology and Neurotology, 2011; 32:187-191

Interventions for acute otitis externa
Kaushik V, Malik T, Saeed SR
Cochrane Database of Sytematic Reviews 2010, Issue 1. Art. No.:CD00470

The effect of temporal bone resection on temporomandibular joint function: a QOL study.
De Casso Moxo, M, Khwaja S, Davies S, Al-Ani Z, Saeed SR, Homer JJ
Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, 2010;142:85-89

Vestibular schwannoma: the role of conservative management
Suryanarayanan R, Ramsden RT, Saeed SR, Aggarwal R, King AT, Rutherford SA, Evans DG, Gillespie JE
The Journal of Laryngology and Otology, 2010:124:251-257

Bilateral cochlear implantation: the British Cochlear Implant Group position Craddock L, Brinton J, Saeed SR and Balkany TJ.
Cochlear Implants International, Editorial, 2008;9,(2):65-69
 
Bilateral cochlear implantation after ethylene glycol intoxication
Dezso A, Ramsden RT, Saeed SR, Wessels J,Mawman DJ
Journal of Laryngology and Otology (submitted Dec 2008)

The role of pre-operative CT-scanning in patients with chronic otitis media
Alzoubi FQ, Odat HA, Al-Balas HA, Saeed SR
European Archives of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology and Head and Neck, 2009;266:807-809

Optimizing local anaesthesia for grommet insertion: eutectic mixture of local anaesthetics versus ametop: a randomized clinical trial.
Nichani J, Camilleri AE, Broomfield S, Saeed SR
Otology and Neurotology, 2008;29:658-660

The role of mitochondrial variation in maternally inherited diabetes and deafness syndrome.
Howes T, Madden C, Dasgupta, S, Saeed SR, Das V
The Journal of Laryngology and Otology, 2008;122:1249-1252

The genetics of otosclerosis: pedigree studies and linkage analysis.
Saeed SR, Briggs MD, Lobo CL, Al-Zoubi F, Ramsden RT, Read AP
Advances in Otorhinolaryngology, 2007;65:75-85

Predictors of Audiological outcome following cochlear implantation in adults
Green KMJ, Bhatt YM, Mawman DJ, O’Driscoll MP, Saeed SR, Ramsden RT, Green MW
Cochlear Implants International, 2007;8:1-11

Does meningitis stop CSF rhinorrhoea following lateral skullbase surgery?
Malik TH, Bruce IA, Kelly G, Ramsden RT, Saeed SR
Skullbase, 2007;17:235-238

Cochlear implantation in otosclerotic deafness
Ramsden RT, Rotteveel L, Proops D, Saeed SR, van Olphen A, Mylanus EA
Advances in Otorhinolaryngology, 2007;65:328-334


The Pakistan (Lahore) cochlear implant programme: issues relating to implantation in a developing country
Khan MI, Mukhtar N, Saeed SR, Ramsden RT
Journal of Laryngology and Otology, 2007;20:1-6

Revision surgery for residual or recurrent acoustic neuroma
Freeman SRM, Ramsden RT, Saeed SR, Al-Zoubi FQ, Simo R, Rutherford SA, King AT, Otology and Neurotology, 2007;28:1076-1082

No evidence of linkage between 7q33-36 locus (OTSC2) and Otosclerosis in seven British Caucasian pedigrees
Alzoubi FQ, Ollier WR, Ramsden RT, Saeed SR
Journal of Laryngology and Otology, 2007;121:1140-1147

In-111 white cell and Tc-99m MDP scintigraphy in the management of malignant otitis externa/skull base osteomyelitis
James JM, Al-Bahrani GI, Neeff M, Saeed SR, Ramsden RT, Prescott MC
20th Annual Congress of the European-Association-of-Nuclear-Medicine, Copenhagen. European Journal of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging, 2007;34: S384-S385

Botulinum toxin is effective and safe for palatal tremor. A report of five cases and review of the literature.
Penney SE, Bruce IA, Saeed SR
Journal of Neurology, 2006;253:857-860

Cerebrospinal fluid leak rate following the use of BioGlue in translabyrinthine vestibular schwannoma surgery: a prospective study.
Sen A, Green KMJ, Khan MIJ, Saeed SR, Ramsden RT
Otology and Neurotology, 2006;27:102-105

Vestibular schwannoma management: current practice amongst UK Otolaryngologists – time for a national prospective audit
Saeed SR, Suryanarayanan R, Dezso A, Ramsden RT
Annals of the Royal College of Surgeons of England, 2006;88:490-495

Cochlear implant outcomes and quality of life in the elderly: the Manchester experience over 13 years
Orabi AA, Mawman DJ, Al-Zoubi F, Saeed SR, Ramsden RT
Clinical Otolaryngology, 2006; 31:116-122

Myringoplasty: a review
Aggarwal R, Green KMJ, Saeed SR
Journal of Laryngology and Otology, 2006;120:429-432

GMC/GDC number: 3097663