Mr Nicholas Clifton

Mr Nicholas Clifton

ENT Consultant
BSc, MBChB, FRCS(ORL/HNS), PGCME, FHEA

Specialises in

  • Tonsillectomy
  • Grommets
  • Septoplasty
  • Sinus surgery
  • Laryngoscopy
Make an enquiry Book online

Practising at

Clinic times:
Tuesday (alternate): 2pm - 8pm
Tuesday (alternate): 1.30pm - 5pm

An initial consultation with Mr Nicholas Clifton is from £170.

Back to top

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Nicholas Clifton at Spire include:

Other treatments

Rhinology, Laryngology, Head and neck pathology, Allergy

Back to top

Professional profile

I am a Consultant adult and paediatric ENT surgeon seeing patients with the full spectrum of ENT disorders including hearing, balance, voice and swallowing problems. I specialise in nasal allergy, facial pain, endoscopic sinus surgery and functional septorhinoplasty (unblocking and reshaping the nose). I have been a Consultant in the NHS since 2012 and perform approximately 250 operations each year. My patient satisfaction scores are excellent.

I am a member of both the British and European rhinological societies. Additional advanced fellowship training. Fellowship in Rhinology Derriford University Hospital, Plymouth 2010 (12 months). Fellowship in Rhinology and Anterior Skull Base Surgery Monash Medical Centre, Melbourne, Australia 2011 (12 months).

My private work is based in Harpenden, Hertfordshire, with regular clinics at Spire Harpenden.

I qualified in medicine from the University of Sheffield in 2000 and was a trainee in ENT in the East Midlands for six years. I then completed two additional years of advanced fellowship training in Rhinology (disorders of the nose and sinuses).

General Medical Council Number: C4722757

Back to top

Get in touch

75621
True
consultant

Marketing Information

Spire would like to provide you with marketing information about products and services offered by Spire and by selected third-party partners. If you do not consent for us to process your personal data for marketing activities, we will still be able to contact you about your enquiry.

We may contact you by email, SMS or phone about your enquiry. If we try to contact you by phone (mobile and/or landline) and you are not available, we may leave you a voicemail message. We may also use your details to contact you about patient surveys we use for improving our service or monitoring outcomes, which are not a form of marketing.

Additional information

Clinical interests

Ear, nose and throat
Allergy
Head and neck pathology
Laryngology
Paediatric otolaryngology
Rhinology

Facial pain, nasal allergy, sinusitis, rhinoplasty (nose reshaping), snoring, Paediatric ENT.

Qualification and professional memberships

BSc / Sheffield University / 1994
Bachelor of Science: Anatomy and Cell Biology

MBChB / Sheffield University / 2000
Undergraduate Medical Degree

FRCS (ORL/HNS) / Royal College Of Surgeons of England / 2009
Intercollegiate Fellowship Examination

FHEA / Higher Education Academy / 2011
Fellowship of the Higher Education Academy

PGCCE / Peninsula College of Medicine and Dentistry / 2011
Post-graduate certificate of clinical education


Professional memberships

ENT UK
Royal College of Surgeons (Eng)
British Rhinological Society
European Rhinological Society
Higher Education Academy

Back to top

Current NHS posts

Bedford Hospital NHS Trust, Luton and Dunstable University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Personal profile

I am married to a paediatric nurse and have two young children who take up most of my spare time. When I do find the time I enjoy fly fishing and cycling.

Contact information

Telephone 0800 585 112
Website http://www.nickcliftonent.co.uk
Private secretary Yasmin Ahmed-Jora
Private secretary email Yasmin.jora@ldh.nhs.uk
Back to top