Mr Alun T Williams

Ear, nose and throat surgery

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About me

Mr Williams is a Consultant ENT Surgeon working in Edinburgh.

Following extensive training in general ENT, Mr Williams gained advanced training in rhinology (nasal and sinus surgery) in Edinburgh and New Zealand.

Over the past ten years he has developed a practice in the Edinburgh University Teaching Hospitals covering the advanced aspects of nasal and sinus disease.

He has particular interest in the extended applications of endoscopic sinus techniques including complex frontal sinus surgery, lacrimal and orbital surgery and management of nasal and sinus tumours. Mr Williams is the only ENT surgeon in Edinburgh fully trained in the routine and advanced use of balloon sinuplasty techniques.

Mr Williams also has advanced training and experience in nasal reconstructive and plastic operations (rhinoplasty and septorhinoplasty).

Mr Williams is a member of the British Rhinological Society and Rhinology liaison to the Edinburgh Head and Neck Cancer team.

Mr Williams has a leading role in ENT undergraduate and postgraduate training. He has been the lead for undergraduate ENT training for the University of Edinburgh for the last six years and is an Honorary Senior Lecturer with the University of Edinburgh. He is the lead trainer for postgraduate specialty ENT training in Edinburgh and sits on the National Training Committee. He is also a member of the UK national higher training selection team for ENT.
Mr Williams is a member of the UK Specialty Advisory Committee (SAC) on sugrical training in Otolaryngology.

Areas of interest

Sinus problems, including nasal polyps, sinusitis and sinus tumours. Nasal symptoms, including allergy, and deformity. Throat symptoms and cough.Sinus and nasal surgery including endoscopic sinus surgery, balloon sinuplasty, lacrimal and orbital endonasal surgery, advanced complex sinus surgery, image guided sinus surgery, rhinoplasty, septoplasty and nasal reconstruction.

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Procedures completed

  • E1780

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

    Spire Murrayfield Hospital Edinburgh (5-50)

  • E2501

    Fibre optic examination of the pharynx +/- biopsy/removal of foreign body - (5-50)

    Spire Murrayfield Hospital Edinburgh (1-5)

  • E1432

    FESS: excision uncinate process and anterior ethmoid bulla, antrostomy/antral puncture, simple polypectomy and attention to turbinates (bilateral) - (1-5)

    Spire Murrayfield Hospital Edinburgh (1-5)

  • C2542

    Dacryocystorhinostomy (endoscopic/laser assisted) (including insertion and later removal of tube) - (1-5)

    Spire Murrayfield Hospital Edinburgh (1-5)

  • 20230

    Impedance audiogram - (1-5)

  • D0702

    Aural toilet (including microsuction and/or suction of exteriorised mastoid cavity) including bilateral - (1-5)

  • F3440

    Tonsillectomy - adult (and bilateral) - (1-5)

  • E0412

    Reduction turbinates of nose (laser, diathermy, out fracture etc) - (1-5)

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