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Ms Smith joined Kettering having completed her registrar training in East Anglia. She graduated with Honours from Kings College Medical School, London in 1995. Before coming to Kettering she was locum consultant in Leeds and then Leicester Hospitals. Ms Smith is now the Education Secretary and a member of Council for the British Society of Otology, honorary secretary for the Midlands Institute of Otolaryngology and member of council of otology section of the Royal Society of Medicine. She is Honorary Research Consultant at UCH where she is doing a PhD.
Ms Smith has over 35 publications, written 3 book chapters and regularly lectures both nationally and internationally.
Ms Smith interests are otology ( including ear surgery for cholesteatoma and discharging mastoid cavities), dizziness, nasal and sinus surgery and in the NHS paediatric ENT.
Areas of interest
Otology (ears); Sinus procedures incl. septal surgery,endoscopic sinus surgery; Dizziness
Current NHS consultant posts held
ENT Consultant and Clinical Director of Head and Neck Surgery at Kettering General Hospital, Rothwell Road, Kettering, Northamptonshire NN16 9UZ
otology: mastoid obliteration
cough (currently researching cough in patients with kidney cancer - as PhD)
Teaching and training of medical students and qualified doctors:
-on the faculty of a temporal bone course and FESS course.
-Examiner for the finals at Leicester Medical School.
-March 2015 to 1st July 2019 Foundation year 2 training program director.
-Since June 2019 appointed as co-chair for the intercollegiate Royal Colleges of Surgeons DOHNS/MRCS ENT examination.
- on the executive council of the Royal College of Surgeons of England.
-Treasurer of Anglo-French society
Gold Medal in FRCS (ORL-HNS) in 2004.
Distinction in Medicine at MBBS examination in 1995
Awarded Honorary Senior Lecturer form Leicester Medical School in April 2019
Numerous publications in peer reviewed ENT journals. Author of 3 chapters in Scott-Brown's Otolaryngology, the main reference book for ENT surgeons.
Numerous presentations both National and International including being on the International faculty of ISOCON 2019 in Kolkata.
Courses offered to GPs
Talks given on rhinosinusitis, dizziness, and ear problems.
- BPharm (Hons) University of Bath 1988
- MBBS (Hons) King's College, London 1995
- MRPharmS Royal Pharmaceutical Society 2019
- MRCS (Eng) Royal college of Surgeons of England 1998
- DLO Royal College of Durgeons of England 2000
- FRCS (ORL-HNS) Intercollegiate of Royal Colleges of Surgeons 2004
Reference number 4202325
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- Honorary secretary and member of Council Midlands Institute of Otolaryngology 2017
- Education Secretary British Society of Otology 2019
- member of council British Society of Otology 2018
Details of entry to specialist register
- CCT in Otolaryngology, 2006
Affiliations / memberships
ENT UK, British Rhinological Society, British Society of Otology, British Association of Paediatric Otolaryngology, Honorary/ life membership of the Indian Society of Otology.
MRPharmS (member of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society)
- The Woodlands Hospital Rothwell Road...
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Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.
In the event of an urgent query following treatment, Bupa members should use the following contact details
Woodlands switchboard on 01536 414515 who will be able to contact Ms Smith directly or the Consultant colleague covering if unavailable.