Mr David Howe

Mr David Howe

Consultant ENT Surgeon

BMedSc (Hons), MBChB, FRCS, ORL, HNS

Specialises in

  • Sinus surgery
  • Grommets insertion (glue ear)
  • Tonsillectomy for adults and children
  • Head and neck surgery
  • Thyroid disease

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I am an established consultant ear, nose and throat (ENT) and head and neck surgeon with an interest in thyroid and parathyroid surgery. I specialise in endoscopic sinus surgery including balloon sinuplasty and frontal sinus surgery and have specific interests in diseases affecting the thyroid gland and salivary glands as well as benign and malignant diseases of the throat and voice box.

I am also the MAC lead at Spire Parkway Hospital.

I underwent fellowship training in Australia in advanced techniques for the management of ENT conditions including advanced endoscopic sinus surgery and robotic surgery for head and neck cancers.

I have specific interests in diseases affecting the thyroid gland and salivary glands as well as benign and malignant diseases of the throat and voice box.


General Medical Council Number: C4605588

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr David Howe at Spire include:

Ear Nose and Throat (ENT)

Other treatments

  • Head and neck surgery

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Additional information

Ear, nose and throat
Head and neck surgery
Paediatric otolaryngology
Thyroid surgery

BMedSc (Hons) MBChB FRCS ORL HNS / UK & Australia / 1999
Bachelor of Medical Sciences, Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery degrees, Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons, Otorhinolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

Professional memberships

Fellow Royal College of Surgeons

British Rhinological Society

British Association of Endocrine and Thyroid Surgeons

Role of neck dissection in head and neck cancer. Treatment of epistaxis (nose bleeds).

Consultant ENT Head and Neck Surgeon, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Trust and University Hospital Coventry.

I like to relax at home in the countryside when I'm not working. I have always been a keen sportsman playing both badminton and golf competitively.

Mr David Howe is Chair of the Medical Advisory Committee at Spire Parkway Hospital. Their role is to provide senior professional advice to the Hospital Director and Director of Clinical Services in order to support effective medical governance and oversight. They are paid £12,000 per annum for this role and are also entitled to receive the following fees for the provision of additional ad hoc services: (i) £750 for chairing a Professional Review Committee; (ii) £500 for each annual medical appraisal undertaken for a doctor designating to Spire for the purposes of revalidation; and (iii) £200 per hour for the preparation of an independent report (up to a maximum of £500 per report) upon request by the Medical Director or Chief Medical Officer.
Telephone Spire Little Aston 0121 580 7119 or Spire Parkway 0121 704 5530
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