Mr Peter Tassone

Mr Peter Tassone

Consultant Ear, Nose and Throat, Head and Neck and Thyroid Surgeon


Specialises in

  • Head and neck surgery
  • Laryngology
  • Tonsillectomy for adults
  • Sinus surgery
  • Laryngoscopy investigation

My current NHS practice is based at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital (NNUH), where I am a core member of Thyroid and Parathyroid Multidisciplinary groups. I am also the Deputy Training Program Director for Specialist Registrars in ENT Surgery in the East of England Deanery.

I graduated from the University of Birmingham and completed my Senior House Officer training at The Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital in London, including time spent on the Professorial Unit. I then trained as a Specialist Registrar in Eastern England, including Addenbrookes Hospital in Cambridge and the NNUH.

I completed my sub-specialist training as a Head and Neck Fellow in Melbourne, Australia at the Western Hospital and the Petermac Cancer Institute. Here I gained a wide exposure in the management and surgery of many complex head and neck cancers. In 2011 I proudly received a 'CARES' Award from the Western Hospital.

I am a keen teacher, acknowledged in 2019 when I received the Silver award for Clinical Teaching at Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital. As well as several other awards, including Clinical Tutor of the Year in 2010 and 2011 at Western Clinical School, University of Melbourne. I have also written various book chapters and co-author of a book for surgical training called “Bullet Points in ENT” first published in 2014.

Research interests: QOL studies in Head and Neck.


General Medical Council Number: 4183178

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Peter Tassone at Spire include:

Ear Nose and Throat (ENT)

Other treatments

  • Head and neck surgery
  • Laryngology
  • Parathyroid disease
  • Thyroid disease
  • Voice disorders

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Additional information

Balance disorders
Ear, nose and throat
Head and neck surgery
Hearing loss
Paediatric otolaryngology
Parathyroid disease
Thyroid surgery
Voice disorders

Special clinical interests: Neck lumps including salivary gland (submandibular and parotid), Voice and swallowing problems, Tonsillitis, Sore throat, Paediatric obstructive sleep apnoea, Recurrent ear infections, Glue ear, Hearing loss, Dizziness/vertigo, Tinnitus, Ear pain, Sinusitis, Nasal blockage (children and adults).

Professional memberships

Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons (Glasgow)

British Medical Association

British Laryngology Association

QOL studies in Head and Neck

Consultant Ear, Nose and Throat, Head and Neck and Thyroid Surgeon, James Paget and Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals

My interests outside of medicine include running, music and food.

Holds less than 0.1% of the shares in Spire Helathcare Group plc.
Telephone 01603 255 574
Private secretary Mrs Sharon White
Private secretary telephone 07899 814 336
Private secretary email