Mr Tarun Sood

Mr Tarun Sood

Consultant ENT, Head and Neck Surgeon


Specialises in

Languages spoken

English, Hindi, Urdu

I provide a full range of general adult and Children's ENT services. My NHS post is at Luton and Dunstable University Hospital and Bedford Hospital (Bedfordshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust). I am a good communicator, organised, conscientious, empathetic and make patients feel cared for.

I have done advance fellowship training in Head-Neck surgery as well as Ear (Otology) surgery. I was trained at premier institutes in the UK and India. I am in the Specialist register for Otolaryngology of General Medical Council, UK. I have been awarded national level Gold Medal for standing first in National Board of Examinations, India. I have many other academic and professional awards to my name. I have vast experience of dealing in a wide range of adult and paediatric ENT problems/surgeries including Tonsils, Adenoids, Sinus, Ear, Larynx (Voice/airway), salivary gland, thyroid, parathyroid and head-neck surgery.

I have special interest in Head-Neck Cancer and ear surgery. This includes thyroid and parathyroid surgery, salivary gland surgery, voice related disorders, hearing loss/ear surgery. I am a core member of regional head and neck cancer, and thyroid cancer multi-disciplinary team.

To date, I have performed more than 3,000 ENT related surgeries and still counting.


General Medical Council Number: C7578224

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Tarun Sood at Spire include:

Ear Nose and Throat (ENT)

Other treatments

  • Adenoidectomy
  • Ear drum repair (Myringoplasty)
  • Head and Neck Cancer Surgery
  • Mastoidectomy
  • Neck dissection
  • Parathyroid Surgery
  • Partotidectomy
  • Salivary gland surgery
  • Septoplasty
  • Snoring
  • Submandibular Gland Surgery
  • Turbinate Surgery
  • Voice Surgery

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Additional information

Balance disorders
Hearing loss
Head and neck pathology

FRCS (ORL-HNS) / Royal College of Surgeons / 2019
Intercollegiate Fellow

MBBS / Maharashtra University of Health Sciences / 2006
Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery

MS (ENT) / Armed Forces Medical College, India / 2014
Masters is Surgery (Otolaryngology)

DNB ENT / National Board of Examinations, New Delhi / 2014
Diplomate in National Board, Gold Medal

FEB-ORL / European Board of Education, Otolaryngology / 2019
Fellow of European Board of Otolaryngology an d Head-Neck Surgery

Professional memberships


Royal College of Surgeons of England

American College of Surgeons

British Association of Endocrine and Thyroid Surgeons

British Society of Otology

British Rhinological Society

Head and Neck Society (HNSOC)

Professional leadership

A core member of Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Head - Neck Cancer and Thyroid Cancer Multidisciplinary team.

Consultant ENT, Head and Neck Surgeon Luton and Dunstable University Hospital, Bedfordshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

I love traveling and cricket.

Languages spoken: English, Hindi and Urdu.

Private secretary Carol Stapleton
Private secretary telephone 07460 893 621
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