Professor Henry Pau

Ear, Nose and Throat Consultant

Practising at

Spire Leicester Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Professor Henry Pau at Spire include:

Other treatments

I treat general ear, nose and throat conditions in adults and children including:

Balance disorders (Dizziness/vertigo, glue ears, deafness, dizziness (vertigo), Ear diseases, Nasal blockage, Allergies, Rhinitis, Sinusitis, Sinus diseases Snoring, Sore throat, Tonsillitis and Hoarseness and perform procdures such as Tympanoplasty, Mastoidectomy, Stapedectomy, Myringoplasty and Intratympanic injection of steroid or gentamicin for Meniere's disease.

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Professional profile

I graduated from Leicester Medical School in 1994. I started my surgical training in Leicester and completed it in Liverpool. During my training, I undertook a higher degree (MD) in genetic deafness and balance disorders at the Medical Research Council-Institute of Hearing Research in Nottingham. I have undertaken special paediatric ENT training at Alder Hey Children's Hospital for 18 months. I spent a year in Sydney, Australia, training in balance disorders, bone anchored hearing aids, cochlear implantation and skull base surgery.

I specialise in all aspects of paediatric and adult ear nose and throat surgery and balance disorders (dizziness/vertigo) and my special interests include grommets and glue ears, deafness, dizziness (vertigo), ear diseases, nasal blockage, allergies, rhinitis, sinusitis, sinus diseases, snoring, sore throat and tonsillitis and hoarseness.

I am regional research supervisor for the East Midlands ENT Specialist Registrar Training Programme.

I am cited in 'Who's Who in Medicine and Healthcare' and 'Who's Who in the World' for my achievements in medicine and research.

Clinical Interests

Ear, nose and throat
Balance disorders
Hearing loss
Paediatric otolaryngology

Special Clinical Interests: Paediatric ENT, ear diseases, deafness, dizziness, snoring, sore throat, nasal and sinus diseases, hoarseness, and pinning of prominent ears.

Private contact details

Telephone 0116 265 3685
Private secretary Mrs Val Painting
Private secretary telephone 0116 265 3014
Private secretary fax 0116 272 9009
Private secretary email
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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England
Member of the British Association of Otorhinolaryngologist, Head and Neck Surgeons
Member of the British Association of Paediatric Otorhinolaryngology

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Current NHS posts

Consultant ENT Surgeon, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust

Honorary Senior Lecturer, Leicester University Medical School

Honorary Professor, Loughborough University

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Personal Profile

I was born in Hong Kong in 1970. I completed my secondary education at Uppingham School in Rutland before going to Leicester University. I have two children and consider fatherhood as my greatest achievement. I try to play a bit of golf and football when I get the time.

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