Mr Huw Griffiths

Mr Huw Griffiths

Consultant ENT Surgeon
MBChB, FRCS, Dip Med Law

Practising at

Spire Little Aston Hospital

Spire Parkway Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Huw Griffiths at Spire include:

Ear Nose and Throat (ENT)

Other treatments

  • Ear, nose and throat
  • General adult ENT
  • Head and neck surgery
  • Laryngeal surgery and laser laryngeal surgery (voice surgery)
  • Laryngology (voice and throat disorders)
  • Rhinology and nasal issues
  • Thyroid disease

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Professional profile

I've held a substantive consultant appointment at University Hospitals Birmingham since 2006. I am a member of the head and neck and thyroid multi-disciplinary teams. My main areas of interest and experience are thyroid surgery, voice and throat problems, and salivary gland surgery, as well as general ENT medicine and surgery. I am a high volume thyroid surgeon (I perform over 50 operations per year) and I also run a specialist voice clinic.

I graduated from Bristol University in 1993 and worked in the North West and Wales before undertaking higher specialist training in the West Midlands. I became a consultant in 2006. I was recently appointed Trustee of Get-A-Head, a Midlands based charity that funds research into head and neck disorders and provides equipment and services to support patients.

Clinical Interests

Ear, nose and throat
Head and neck surgery
Hearing loss
Thyroid surgery
Voice disorders

Special Clinical Interests: Ear, nose and throat; Head and neck surgery; Laryngology (voice and throat disorders); Rhinology and nasal issues; Thyroid disease; General adult ENT; Laryngeal surgery and laser laryngeal surgery (voice surgery).

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Qualification and professional memberships

MBChB / Bristol University / 1993
Bachelor of medicine and surgery

FRCS ORL-HNS / Royal College of Surgeons (Edinburgh) / 1998
Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons

Dip Med Law / Glasgow / 2008
Diploma in medical law

Professional memberships

British Society of Endocrine and Thyroid Surgons (BAETS)
Council member of the Royal Society of Medicine
Fellow Royal College of Surgeons
British Rhinological Society

Professional leadership

Former clinical director of ENT at Heartlands Hospital
NICE thyroid disorders co-opted committee member

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Current NHS posts

 University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust

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Private contact details

Telephone 0121 580 7119 - Little Aston, Sutton Coldfield | 0121 704 5530 - Parkway, Solihull