Mr Alun Williams

Mr Alun Williams

Consultant Ear, Nose and Throat Surgeon

Practising at

Spire Edinburgh Hospitals Murrayfield and Shawfair Park

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Alun Williams at Spire include:

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Professional profile

Availability - Murrayfield: Alternate Mondays 2pm-5pm, Tuesday 9am-12.30pm.

I have been a consultant in the Edinburgh ENT department since 2005 and is am Honorary Senior Lecturer of the University of Edinburgh. I am the lead trainer for higher surgical training in ENT in Edinburgh and also lead the undergraduate ENT curriculum and course for the University of Edinburgh.

In addition to training in general ENT to consultant level I have specialist training in advanced rhinology and whilst providing a comprehensive service for the medical and surgical management of all nasal and sinus conditions also provides advanced care for complex nasal reconstruction, extended applications of endoscopic sinus surgery, including tumour management and combined endoscopic and neurosurgical approaches to the skull base.

I undertook my undergraduate medical training at St Thomas' Hospital Medical School, London and qualified BSc. MB.BS in 1989. Following general surgical training in London and the South East of England I trained in ENT in London, Southampton and Edinburgh acquiring CCST in Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery in 2003.

From 2003 to 2004 I obtained a year of post certification subspecialist training in advanced rhinology as an Honorary Senior Lecturer to the University of Otago Department of Otolaryngology, Christchurch New Zealand.

In 2005 I was appointed to my current position as ENT Consultant with a special interest in advanced rhinology at the Edinburgh department of Otolaryngolgy.

Clinical Interests

Ear, nose and throat
Sinus surgery

General ENT. Subspecialist rhinology: Rhinoplasty, septorhinoplasty, sinus surgery, endoscopic and advanced techniques, balloon sinuplasty, endoscopic orbital and lacrimal surgery and nasal and sinus tumours.

Private contact details

Telephone 0131 316 2530
Private secretary Sandra Knowles - 07519 070640
Private secretary email
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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

Scottish Otolaryngological Society
Royal College of Surgeons of England
ENT UK British Rhinological Society
European Rhinological Society

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Current NHS posts

Consultant ENT Surgeon University Of Edinburgh Department
Consultant ENT Surgeon NHS Lothian
Consultant ENT Surgeon St John's Hospital Livingston
Honorary senior Lecturer, University of Edinburgh

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Personal Profile

I live in Edinburgh and enjoy outdoor sports and travel in my spare time.

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