- Ear, nose and throat
- Paediatric ENT
- Sinus surgery
- Cochlear implants and auditory implants
- Ear surgery
- Cochlear Implants
- Paediatric ENT surgery
- Sinus surgery
Mr. Azhar Shaida is a consultant Ear, Nose and Throat Surgeon at The Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear hospital, 330 Gray's Inn Road, London WC1X 8DA.
He was awarded a scholarship to Cambridge University to study Medicine in 1984. He transferred to Oxford University in 1987 to complete his clinical training and qualified in 1990.
He then trained in Oxford, London and Cambridge and obtained the FRCS (General surgery) before specialising in ENT surgery. He trained on the East Anglia rotation in Cambridge, Norwich and Ipswich and obtained the ENT fellowship and the FRCS-ORL.
He was appointed to his consultant post at the RNTNEH in 2002. He is fully trained in all aspects of Ear Nose and Throat surgery, and has a special interest in Ear surgery and Cochlear Implants at the RNTNEH.
He is the main provider of Paediatric ENT surgical services at the RNTNEH. In addition to his BMBCh from Oxford and MA from Cambridge, he has general surgery and ENT fellowships from the Royal College of Surgeons of England, and has been awarded his MD degree for his research work and thesis on metalloproteinases in rhinitis.
He is a member of the Cochlear Implant Management Team, and is the Clinical Audit lead at the RNTNEH. Research interests include restoration of hearing, advances in auditory implants, and neural plasticity.
Heis married with four children.He enjoys sports, although more as a spectator these days as years of football have taken their toll.He also likes spending time with his family, travel, and exploring English Heritage sites.
Consultant ENT SurgeonRNTNEH / UCLH
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