Consultant Profile

Mr Stephen Wood

Mr Stephen Wood MBChB, FRCS (Eng), FRCS (Ed), FRCS (ORL-HNS)
Practicing at:
Spire Thames Valley Hospital
  • Ear, nose and throat
    • Hearing loss
    • Otology
    • Paediatric otolaryngology
    • Parathyroid disease
    • Thyroid disease
    • Voice disorders
Special clinical interests:

Thyroid and Salivary Gland Disease
Head and Neck Surgery
Tinnitus and Dizziness
Swallowing Disorders

Research interests:

Head & Neck and Thyroid Disease
Sinus Disease

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant ENT Surgeon at Heatherwood and Wexham Park Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Year of first medical qualification:
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:

Royal College of Surgeons of England
British Medical Association
Royal Society of Medicine

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
01753 830405 / 07540 579786
Private secretary:
Caroline Spencer
Private secretary telephone number:
01753 830405 / 07540 579786
Private secretary fax:
01753 830406
Private secretary email address:
Tuesday / Friday pm and eve
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Stephen Wood undertook his medical training at the University of Bristol, qualifying in 1987.  He initially trained in general surgery and became a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in 1992.  He then specialised in ENT Surgery and trained at the Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital in London and at hospitals in the South West of England.  He became a Clinical Research Fellow at the University of Bristol and was awarded a prestigious national research prize for his study into the genetics of sinus disease.  He was invited to present this work to a number of international conferences in Europe and America.  In 1999 he undertook a Clinical Fellowship at the University of Toronto, Canada and was also a visiting Fellow in New York and Houston, Texas .  In 2000 he became a Consultant Senior Lecturer at the University of Bristol where he was responsible for the teaching of medical students and for the ENT research programme at the university.  In 2002 he joined the ENT department at Wexham Park Hospital.
In his NHS practice he undertakes general ENT clinics, a children's ENT clinic and a neck lump clinic.  He is a core member of the thyroid and head and neck cancer teams and is the Lead for Head & Neck Surgery for his hospital trust.  He is also the Lead for Clinical Governance and Quality Assurance for ENT at Wexham Park Hospital.  Mr Wood remains actively involved in training and is the Tutor for ENT in his department.  He is the founder and faculty member of the Sinus Surgery Course for trainee surgeons in Bristol.  

Personal profile:

I have been caring for patients with Ear, Nose and Throat Disorders in the Windsor, Slough, Ascot and Maidenhead areas for over 10 years since moving from Bristol .  I live in Chalfont St Peter and i am married to an Intensive Care Consultant.  I have three children.  In my spare time i try to keep fit and have run the London Marathon several times.  I also enjoy playing golf and i am a keen skier. 

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Mr Stephen Wood

Mr Stephen Wood Ear, nose and throat Consultant, Slough, Berkshire, private hospital specialist.

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