Mr Chee Toh
Consultant ENT Surgeon
BSc MBBS (Lon), FRCS (Eng), FRCS (ORL-HNS)
I am an experienced Consultant ENT Surgeon with well over 10 years’ experience of both adult and paediatric ENT practice as an NHS consultant. I regularly treat patients with all common ENT conditions including hearing loss, ear problems, nose and sinus issues, catarrh, sore throats, throat irritation and neck lumps. I am on the Specialist Register of the General Medical Council and am fully accredited by the Royal College of Surgeons of England.
The philosophy of my practice is to offer patients modern and up-to-date treatment of their conditions with a friendly and personal approach to their care, recognising that many ENT problems require a fine balance of medical and self management. All aspects of the patient's health and wellbeing are taken into account in deciding the best management for each individual and every patient has a plan tailored specifically for their requirements, ensuring both the most optimal clinical input and the best patient experience. I always ensure that I have listened to my patients and that I have offered a clear explanation of my findings. This helps my patients to better understand their condition and feel able to manage it or consider any treatment options.
I qualified in medicine from the Charing Cross and Westminster Medical School (now part of Imperial College, London) and proceeded onto general surgical training in university teaching hospitals and district general hospitals in and around London. During my Specialist ENT training I worked at centres of excellence including Charing Cross Hospital, the Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital and Royal Free Hospital in the North Thames training region, as well as the Birmingham Children’s Hospital and Queen Elizabeth University Hospital in the West Midlands training region.
I continue to attend international conferences and courses to stay up-to-date. I hold the posts of Consultant and Head of Department for ENT/Head and Neck Surgery at the West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust.
Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Chee Toh at Spire include:
Ear Nose and Throat (ENT)
Spire Harpenden Hospital is only able to provide Covid-19 tests to patients undergoing surgery at our hospital. Covid-19 testing or antibody tests are not available as a standalone service.
BSc / University of London / 1987
Pharmacology with Basic Medical Sciences
MBBS(Lon) / Charing Cross and Westminster Medical School / 1990
Undergraduate Medical Degree
University of London
FRCS(Eng) / Royal College of Surgeons of England / 1994
Clinical Surgery in General
FRCS (ORL-HNS) / United Kingdom / 2003
Intercollegiate Specialty Board Examination in Otolaryngology
Clinical Lead for ENT at West Hertfordshire NHS Trust
Governance Lead for ENT at West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust
Consultant ENT Surgeon
Watford General Hospital
Hemel Hempstead General Hospital
St Albans City Hospital
Although born and raised in the UK, I was lucky to spend a few years of my childhood in sunny Malaysia. I am married with triplets - two boys and a girl. My outside interests include reading books on a diverse range of subjects and photography. I also like to stay fit and go running, skiing and in-line skating.