Mr James Tysome: Ear, nose and throat surgery

Mr James Tysome

Ear, nose and throat surgery

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Specialises in

  • Adult
  • Paediatric

About me

Mr Tysome is a Consultant ENT Surgeon at Cambridge University Hospitals. He has a busy practice managing all aspects of both adults and children with ENT problems, with extensive experience of complex ear and sinus surgery seeing patients referred from across the UK. He is a leading expert in Eustachian tube problems performing balloon dilation of the Eustachian tube.

He sits on the NICE Interventional Procedures Advisory Committee, the Royal Society of Medicine Otology Council and is Clinical Lead of ENTUK's e-learning platform. He has an active research group, leads clinical trials, develops new medical devices and is regularly invited to speak at conferences around the globe. He is an Associate Editor of Clinical Otolaryngology

He read preclinical medicine at Cambridge University and clinical medicine at University College London. His ENT training took place in the London region including Guy’s and St. Thomas’, St.Bartholomew’s and The Royal London and Great Ormond Street Hospitals. He undertook a Skull Base fellowship at Cambridge University Hospitals and worked as a Clinical Instructor at Stanford University School of Medicine in California, USA before taking up his Consultant post in Cambridge.

Areas of interest

Adult ENT; Paediatric ENT; Otology (ears); Hearing loss; Sinusitis; Tinnitus; Balance; Ear pain; Ear ache; Blocked Ears; Tonsillitis; Tonsillectomy; Adenoidectomy; Deafness; Ear discharge; Ear infection; Ear wax; Otitis externa; Glue ear; Ear drum perforation; Grommets; Eustachian tube; Dilation of the Eustachian tube; Microsuction of ears; Ossiculoplasty; Otosclerosis; Stapedectomy; Facial palsy; Hearing aids; Cochlear implant; Bone anchored hearing aid; Tinnitus; Pulsatile tinnitus; Vertigo; Dizziness; Menieres disease; BPPV; Labyrinthitis; Cholesteatoma; Rhinology (nasal disorders); Blocked nose; Post-nasal drip; Nosebleeds; Nasal allergies; Rhinitis; Nasal polyps; Nasal blockage; Loss of smell; Snoring; Sleep apnoea; Sinus surgery; Nasal polypectomy; Septoplasty; Deviated septum; Neck lumps; Irritation of throat; Diagnostic endoscopy; Persistent cough; Vestibular schwannoma; Pituitary tumour; Skull base surgery

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Procedures completed

  • 20210

    Pure tone audiogram (air conduction) - including masking - (>50)

  • 20230

    Impedance audiogram - (>50)

  • E2500

    Diagnostic nasolaryngopharyngoscopy +/- biopsy as sole procedure - (5-50)

    Spire Cambridge Lea Hospital (5-50) Nuffield Health Cambridge Hospital (5-50)

  • D0702

    Aural toilet (including microsuction and/or suction of exteriorised mastoid cavity) including bilateral - (5-50)

    Spire Cambridge Lea Hospital (5-50) Nuffield Health Cambridge Hospital (1-5)

  • E1780

    Diagnostic endoscopy of sinus and bilateral (as sole procedure) - (5-50)

    Spire Cambridge Lea Hospital (5-50) Nuffield Health Cambridge Hospital (5-50)

  • E3680

    Endoscopic laryngo-pharyngoscopy as sole outpatient procedure +/- stroboscopy - (5-50)

    Nuffield Health Cambridge Hospital (1-5) Spire Cambridge Lea Hospital (1-5)

  • D1510

    Myringotomy and insertion of tube through tympanic membrane (and bilateral) - (1-5)

  • AA489

    Transtympanic chemical labyrinthectomy - (1-5)

    Nuffield Health Cambridge Hospital (1-5)

  • D1440

    Combined approach tympanoplasty - intact canal wall tympanoplasty - (1-5)

  • F3480

    Adenotonsillectomy (and bilateral) - (1-5)

    Nuffield Health Cambridge Hospital (1-5)

  • E2010

    Adenoidectomy - (1-5)

  • D1420

    Myringoplasty - (1-5)

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