Mr  Gaurav Kumar

Mr Gaurav Kumar

ENT Consultant Head and Neck surgeon
MBBS, MS (ENT), FRCS (Ed), FRCS (ORL-HNS), Diploma in Hospital Finance

Practising at

Spire Hartswood Hospital

Spire London East Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Gaurav Kumar at Spire include:

Ear Nose and Throat (ENT)

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Professional profile

Availability at Spire London East: Mondays 2pm - 4.30pm and Fridays 6pm - 8pm. Clinic availability at Spire Hartswood: Saturdays 8am - 9.30am.

I am a Consultant Surgeon with expertise in all aspects of adults and childrens ear, nose and throat conditions at Spire London East Hospital, Redbridge and Spire Hartswood Hospital, Brentwood, our clean and comfortable private hospitals.

My main passion is to provide care to patients with complex ear problems. My immense wealth of experience comes from my initial training in busy ENT centre in India and then further training in the UK. I have experience of performing more than 500 cases of cholesteatoma. I use laser in-ear surgery to improve surgical outcome. I receive referrals from GPs and colleagues from my NHS Trust and neighbouring NHS Trust hospitals.

My advanced training in voice disorders was completed at University College London. I have subspecialist interest in managing patients with voice and swallowing disorders. I also offer rhinoplasty procedure for both functional and nasal valve problems and also perform stapes surgery for patients with otosclerosis.

I have undertaken postgraduate training in centres of excellence in India and was awarded a Masters Degree. After completing my further training in the UK, I was awarded Fellowship (FRCS) from the Royal Colleges of Surgeons.

I have publications in peer-reviewed journals. I regularly present my work at international and national conferences.

I am a tutor on “Front of Neck Access course” and revised tracheostomy guidelines for our NHS trust. I have also introduced “Airway alert pathway”.

Clinical Interests

Balance disorders
Ear, nose and throat
Head and neck pathology
Head and neck surgery
Hearing loss
Non-surgical cosmetic treatment
Non-surgical procedures
Paediatric otolaryngology
Sinus surgery
Sleep disorders
Thyroid surgery
Voice disorders

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Qualification and professional memberships

MBBS, MS (ENT), FRCS( Ed), FRCS (ORL-HNS), Diploma in Hospital Finance / Royal College Of Surgeons / 2013
Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons

Professional memberships

British Association of Otorhinolaryngologists ( ENT UK)
British Society of Otology (BSO)
European Academy of Facial Plastic Surgery (EAFPS)
British Medical Association (BMA)
Medical Defence Union (MDU) General Medical Council (GMC) Difficult Airway Society (DAS)

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Current NHS posts

Barking Havering Redbridge NHS Trust

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Personal Profile

I enjoy spending time with family and travelling with friends.

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Financial Interests


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Private contact details

Telephone Spire London East 020 8709 7817 Spire Hartswood 01277 266 761
Private secretary Jacqueline Blundell
Private secretary email