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Working as substantive consultant ENT Surgeon at Chesterfiled Royal Hospital from 2003. Completed Higher surgical training both in India and the UK.
Obtained FRCSEd in 1993 and FRCS (ORL-HNS) in 1998.
Experienced in treating General ENT disorders both in adults and children and has special interest in treating ear disorders (Otology), nose disorders (Rhinology) and Paediatric ENT.
Areas of interest
Paediatric ENT- tonsillectomy, adenoidectomy, grommet insertion, myringoplasty and mastoid surgery, treatment for nose bleeds, removal of wax and foreign bodies; Otology (ear disorders) - Ear infection, hearing impairment, myringoplasty and mastoid surgery, ear cleaning and wax removal; Rhinology (nasal disorders) - Sinusitis (FESS), Nasal polyps (nasal polypectomy), Rhinitis, Nasal obstruction (septoplasty, turbinate reduction surgery), Nasal allergy and Treatment for nose bleeds in adults; Benign neck conditions excluding thyroid and parathyroid; Throat conditions (Tonsillectomy, surgery for snoring, treatment for voice change and acid reflux)
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant ENT Surgeon at Chesterfield Royal Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
English and Tamil
- MBBS Madras University 1983
- DLO Bharathidasan University 1990
- FRCSEd (Otol) Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh 1993
- FRCSEd (ORL-HNS) Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh 1998
- MFSTEd Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh 2014
Details of entry to specialist register
- Mr Alagappan Chidambaram, 2002
Affiliations / memberships
North of England ENT Society (NOEENT)
British Rhinological Society (BRS)
British Society of Otology (BSO)
Medical Defence Union (MDU)
Hospital Consultant and Specialists Association (HCSA)
Association of Otolaryngologists of India (AOI)
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.