Mr George E Murty

Ear, Nose and Throat Consultant

MBChB (Glag), MD (Newc), FRCS. (Ed), FACS.(USA), FRCS(Otolaryngology)

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I am the senior consultant in the ENT department of University Hospitals Leicester. My practice covers all aspects of ENT conditions but I run specialist clinics for complex nose conditions, voice, reflux, swallow and cough problems, and ENT diseases in children.

I trained at the leading ENT departments throughout Britain and was awarded 5 prestigious scholarships to enable me to complete my training at world-renown centres in the USA and Holland.

As a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, the Royal Society of Medicine and the American College of Surgeons, I am one of only a few ENT consultants to hold fellowships from both sides of the Atlantic. 

I have lectured extensively throughout the world and have authored more than 150 peer reviewed national and international articles culminating in the award of “Certificate of Honor for Contributions to the Specialty” by the American Academy of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery.

Previous posts include Secretary of the Otorhinolaryngological Society of Great Britain, and Board Member of the Royal Society of Medicine Otology section and I am currently on the Editorial Board of the Journal of Otorhinolaryngology.


Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr George E Murty at Spire include:

Ear Nose and Throat (ENT)

Other treatments

Mr Murty also treats balance disorders reflux, nasal allergy and children's ENT diseases.

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Clinical interests

Balance disorders
Ear, nose and throat
Hearing loss
Paediatric otolaryngology
Voice disorders

Special clinical interests: Voice, reflux, cough and swallowing problems; ear nose and throat disorders in children; nose and sinus diseases including polyps and allergy.

Qualification and professional memberships

MB ChB / Glasgow University / 1982
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Science

FRCS / Edinburgh / 1987
Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh

MD / Newcastle University / 1992
Doctor of Medicine

FRCS (Otolaryngology) / Royal College of Surgeons / 1993
Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons (Otolaryngology)

F.A.C.S. / American Academy / 2005
Fellow of American College of Surgeons (Otorhinolaryngology/Head and neck Surgery)

Professional memberships

British Voice Association

British Rhinological Society

Royal Society of Medicine Otology Section (Past Secretary)

Royal Society of Medicine Rhinology and Laryngology Section

American Academy of Otorhinolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery

Otorhinolaryngological Society of Great Britain (Past Secretary)

Research and publications

I have authored more than 150 peer reviewed national and international publications and been awarded the prestigious Certificate of Honor for Contributions to the Speciality by the American Academy of Otorhinolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery. I am a Past Secretary of the ORS of Great Britain and current editorial board member of the Journal of  Otorhinolaryngology. 


Full list of publications

Current NHS posts

Consultant Ear, Nose and Throat surgeon, University Hospital Leicester.
Visiting ENT Consultant, Loughborough Hospital.
Visiting ENT Consultant, Rutland Memorial Hospital Oakham.
Visiting Lecturer University of Leicester. 

Personal profile

I am married with twins – one of each! My hobbies include jam making, playing low level golf and watching high level cricket at Leicestershire and rugby at Tigers.

Contact information

Telephone 0116 265 3685 or 0116 238 8140
Private secretary 0116 238 8140