Consultant Profile

Mr Timothy Leontsinis

Mr Timothy Leontsinis MB ChB, FRCS, FCS(SA)
Practicing at:
Spire Washington Hospital
  • Cosmetic Surgery
    • Nose
  • Ear, nose and throat
    • Rhinology
Special clinical interests:

Sinus surgery

Research interests:

Quality of life studies following cosmetic and functional nasal surgery
Voice disorders

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Ear, Nose and Throat Surgeon at South Tyneside District Hospital
Consultant Ear, Nose and Throat Surgeon at Sunderland Royal Hospital
Consultant Ear, Nose and Throat Surgeon at The University Hospital of North Durham

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

British Association Otorhinolaryngologists/Head and Neck Surgeons
European Academy Facial Plastic Surgeons
Royal College of Surgeons, Glasgow

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
0191 418 8687
Private secretary:
Private secretary telephone number:
0191 418 8666/ 0788 9722418
Private secretary fax:
0191 4176573
Private secretary email address:
Personal email address:
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Mr Leontsinis has extensive experience in general otolaryngology and has always been employed within a teaching hospital environment. 

His clinical practice is more sharply focused on cosmetic and functional nasal surgery, thyroid surgery and voice disorders. He participates in joint thyroid clinics and he also performs surgery for watery eyes using the laser to open the tear duct into the nose (endonasal DCR).

PLEASE NOTE: Children can be seen for consultation at Spire Washington Hospital. However, any interventional procedures on children under the age of 16 would not be carried out at our hospital. Treatment for those aged over 16 is subject to risk assessment on an individual basis.

Personal profile:

Mr Leontsinis enjoys golf, skiing and keeping fit in his leisure time.

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Mr Timothy Leontsinis

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