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Date: 20 January 2019

Time: 02:39

Consultant directory

With so many consultants, all with special interests, we appreciate it can be difficult for GPs to make the right referral choice, and it can be confusing for patients.

This consultant directory is offered as an easy reference guide to the specific clinical services and interests of all the consultants working at or for University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust.

Browse by category results: ear, nose and throat

    • Secretary: 0121 371 4511
    • Extension: 14511
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    Ms. Rupan Banga

    Ms. Rupan Banga, Consultant ENT Surgeon

    Graduated in from Sheffield University and trained in the West Midlands with fellowship training in Perth, Western Australia. Clinical interests include: chronic middle ear disease, surgery for hearing, implantation otology and balance.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 4699
    • Extension: 14699
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    Mr. Shahzada Ahmed

    Mr. Shahzada Ahmed, Consultant ENT and Skull Base Surgeon

    Graduated from Birmingham in 1997. Trained initially in the West Midlands then undertook advanced rhinology fellowships in South Africa and Nottingham. Special interests include septorhinoplasty and advanced endoscopic skull base surgery.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 4680
    • Extension: 14680
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    Mr Declan Costello

    Mr Declan Costello, Consultant ENT Surgeon - Clinical Service Lead

    Graduated in music from Cambridge in 1994 and qualified in medicine from London in 1999. He undertook fellowships in London and Brighton in Laryngology and was appointed to UHB in 2010 as a consultant ENT surgeon with an interest in voice disorders.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 4512
    • Extension: 14512
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    Mr Chris Coulson

    Mr Chris Coulson, Consultant ENT Surgeon

    Graduated from Nottingham University and trained in West Midlands with fellowship training in Toronto, Canada. Clinical interests in chronic middle ear disease, balance ossiculoplasty and implantation otology. Research interest in robotic surgery.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 4813
    • Extension: 14813
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    Mr Charlie Huins

    Mr Charlie Huins, Consultant ENT Surgeon

    Graduated from University College London with ENT training in London. Surgery fellowship training in Cambodia and at the Sydney Cochlear Implant Centre. Clinical interests: chronic ear disease, balance, surgery for hearing and cochlear implantation.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 4511
    • Extension: 14511
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    Mr Richard M Irving

    Mr Richard M Irving, ENT Consultant Neurotologist, Skull Base Surgery

    Qualifying from King's College Hospital in 1985, he is widely published in all aspects of otology and his interests are in the rehabilitation of hearing with auditory implants and the management of skull base tumours.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 4812
    • Extension: 14812
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    Mr Christopher R Jennings

    Mr Christopher R Jennings, ENT Consultant Head and Neck Surgeon, Clinical Service Lead for ENT

    Qualified at University of Leicester in 1990 and trained in the East Midlands and Australia. His areas of clinical interest are head and neck cancer and conditions of the nose.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 4682
    • Extension: 14682
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    Ms Lisha McClelland

    Ms Lisha McClelland, ENT Consultant Surgeon

    Graduated from Leicester University Medical School in 2000. Completed surgical training in the Midlands. Interest in rhinology, smell and taste disorders.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 4684
    • Extension: 14684
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    Professor Hisham Mehanna

    Professor Hisham Mehanna, Consultant Head, Neck and Thyroid Surgeon

    Training in Glasgow. Surgery fellowship in New Zealand & PhD from Uni of Erasmus. Director of Institute of Head & Neck Studies & Education. Chair head & neck surgery, UoB. Interests in research and oral cancer.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 4518
    • Extension: 14518
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    Mr Peter Monksfield

    Mr Peter Monksfield, ENT Consultant Surgeon

    Qualified 1997 from Manchester. Trained in West Mids and fellowship training in neurotology and cochlear implantation in Melbourne, Australia. Interests: skull base surgery, chronic middle ear disease and surgery for hearing.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 4684
    • Extension: 14684
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    Mr Paul Nankivell

    Mr Paul Nankivell, Consultant ENT/Head & Neck Surgeon and Senior Clinical Lecturer

    Graduated from Oxford University, with PhD from University of Warwick. Trained in the West Midlands with head and neck fellowship training in Melbourne. Research interests; oral & laryngeal premalignancy, translational research and surgical trials.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 4807
    • Extension: 14807
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    Ms Linda Orr

    Ms Linda Orr, Consultant ENT Surgeon

    Graduated from Bristol University in Chemistry and Medicine. Doctorate of Medicine by research in head and neck cancer. Interestes in diagnostics, in particular the use of spectroscopic tecniques.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 4813
    • Extension: 14813
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    Mr Paul Pracy

    Mr Paul Pracy, ENT Consultant Surgeon

    Qualified from London in 1987. His professional areas of interest are head and neck cancer, cell biology of laryngeal cancer, head and neck surgical oncology, salivary gland disease and thyroid disease.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 4684
    • Extension: 14684
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    Mr Andrew P Reid

    Mr Andrew P Reid, ENT Consultant Surgeon, Associate Medical Director

    Biography pending.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 4699
    • Extension: 14699
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    Mr Neil Sharma

    Mr Neil Sharma, Consulatant ENT/Head & Neck Surgeon and Clinician Scientist

    Qualified from University of Birmingham. Trained in the West Midlands. Fellowship training in head & neck/thyroid surgery in Auckland, New Zealand. PhD from University of Birmingham. Interests: thyroid & parathyroid surgery, head & neck cancer.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 4684
    • Extension: 14684
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    Mrs Konstance Tzifa

    Mrs Konstance Tzifa, ENT Consultant Surgeon

    Graduated from Thessaloniki Medical School, Aristoteles University in 1991. Special interests in otolaryngology, adult/paediatric otology, implantation otology, balance disorders, paediatric airway diseases and paediatric sleep disordered breathing.

    • Secretary: 0121 371 4682
    • Extension: 14682
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    Mr Tom Beech

    Mr Tom Beech, Senior Lecturer, Honorary Consultant Physician

    Graduated from Birmingham University. Trained in the West Midlands. Specialist interest in rhinology.