- Fee assured
- Verified this account
- Head & neck oncology
- Video and telephone consultations
I am trained both as a Dentist and a Surgeon. I have completed my specialist training in London and acquired additional training in Head & Neck Surgery in Holland and India. I was appointed consultant in 2009.
Areas of interest
Head and neck cancer; Neck lumps - benign; Thyroid and salivary gland disorders / surgery; Sinus procedures incl. endoscopic sinus surgery including balloon sinuplasty; Voice disorders; Paediatric and adult tonsil, grommets and adenoid surgery. Special interest in treatment for Snoring and Obstructive Sleep Apnoea.
Current NHS consultant posts held
Luton & Dunstable NHS Trust
Lister Hospital, Stenvenage
Head and Neck Oncology, in particular patient follow up protocol.
I am married with two children. In my spare time I enjoy reading and listening to classical music. I play badminton and cricket to keep myself fit and active.
Glory of India award- 2011
Clinical Excellence award for my NHS work at Luton and Dunstable Hospital.
English, Hindi, Gujarati
Published over 25 papers in Peer reviewed journals.
Presented at international and national meetings.
- MBBS St. Bartholomew's and London Hospital 1999
- BDS University of Bombay 1986
- FRCS Royal College of Surgeons of England 2001
- FDSRCS Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 1990
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- MDT Chair Luton & Dunstable NHS Trust 2012
Details of entry to specialist register
- Otolaryngology and Head & Neck Surgery, 2007
Affiliations / memberships
Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons
Member of ENT UK
Member of BAHNO (British Association of Head & Neck Oncologists)
- Pinehill Hospital
- 09:00 - 12:30
- 07754 428429
- Spire Harpenden Hospital
- 13:30 - 20:00
- 07754 428429
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.