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- Head & neck oncology
I am an experienced ENT head and neck surgeon working at Manchester Royal Infirmary (including the childrens hospital) and Salford Royal Hospital (Hope). My main area of expertise is head and neck cancer and in particular thyroid surgery.
I am currently clinical lead for ENT at MRI.
I regularly operate on paediatric cases at the Manchester Children's Hospital.
Areas of interest
Thyroid surgery; Paediatric ENT; Voice disorders; Head and neck surgery; salivary gland surgery; sinus surgery; tonsillectomy; grommets; dizziness; balance; adenoids; sinus problems; nasal block
- Lynn Yarwood
- 162 Bramhall Lane South Bramhall STOCKPORT SK7 2ED
- 07548 189749
- 07548 189749
Anaesthetists worked with (Bupa members, please ask your consultant whether your anaesthetist is fee-assured)
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Otolaryngologist Manchester Royal Infirmary
Consultant Otolaryngologist Salford Royal Hospital
Consultant Otolaryngologist Royal manchester Childrens hospital
Honorary consultant Christie Hospital
Head and neck cancer
I enjoy golf and fishing
Inter-collegiate gold medal for the trainee awarded the highest mark in the national final exams.
Functional results of pharyngo-laryngectomy and total laryngectomy: a comparison.
Gadepalli C, de Casso C, Silva S, Loughran S, Homer JJ.
J Laryngol Otol. 2012 Jan;126(1):52-7. doi: 10.1017/S0022215111002313. Epub 2011 Aug 26.
Outcomes following pharyngolaryngectomy reconstruction with the anterolateral thigh (ALT) free flap.
Ho MW, Houghton L, Gillmartin E, Jackson SR, Lancaster J, Jones TM, Blackburn TK, Homer JJ, Loughran S, Ascott FM, Shaw RJ.
Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2012 Jan;50(1):19-24. doi: 10.1016/j.bjoms.2010.10.004. Epub 2010 Nov 4.
Nasal polyposis: prevalence of positive food and inhalant skin tests.
Collins MM, Loughran S, Davidson P, Wilson JA.
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2006 Nov;135(5):680-3.
Does patient-perceived handicap correspond to the modified clinical test for the sensory interaction on balance?
Loughran S, Gatehouse S, Kishore A, Swan IR.
Otol Neurotol. 2006 Jan;27(1):86-91.
A prospective randomized single-blind trial comparing ultrasonic scalpel tonsillectomy with tonsillectomy by blunt dissection in a pediatric age group.
Oko MO, Ganly I, Loughran S, Clement WA, Young D, Geddes NK.
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2005 Oct;133(4):579-84
Interobserver reliability in evaluating postural stability between clinicians and posturography.
Loughran S, Tennant N, Kishore A, Swan IR.
Clin Otolaryngol. 2005 Jun;30(3):255-7.
Negative pathology following endoscopic resection of T1a squamous carcinoma of the glottis.
Nassif R, Loughran S, Moyes C, MacKenzie K.
J Laryngol Otol. 2005 Aug;119(8):592-4.
Quality of life and voice following endoscopic resection or radiotherapy for early glottic cancer.
Loughran S, Calder N, MacGregor FB, Carding P, MacKenzie K.
Clin Otolaryngol. 2005 Feb;30(1):42-7
A prospective, single-blind, randomized controlled trial of petroleum jelly/Vaseline for recurrent paediatric epistaxis.
Loughran S, Spinou E, Clement WA, Cathcart R, Kubba H, Geddes NK.
Clin Otolaryngol Allied Sci. 2004 Jun;29(3):266-
I collect all my thyroid surgical data on the British Association of Endocrine and Thyroid Surgeons web based audit
- FRCS (ORL-HNS) Royal College of Surgeons of England 2004
- Interface Fellowship in Head and Neck Oncology Northern region 2005
Details of entry to specialist register
- Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, 2005
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.
Information for healthcare professionals (Bupa patients only, last 12 months)
Diagnostic nasolaryngopharyngoscopy +/- biopsy as sole procedure - (5-50)
BMI The Alexandra Hospital (5-50)
Diagnostic endoscopy of sinus and bilateral (as sole procedure) - (5-50)
Aural toilet (including microsuction and/or suction of exteriorised mastoid cavity) including bilateral - (5-50)
Tonsillectomy - child (and bilateral) - (1-5)
Partial thyroidectomy (not elsewhere classified) - (1-5)
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