Mr Nav Kara

Mr Nav Kara

Consultant Ear, Nose and Throat Surgeon
MB ChB, FRCS (Ed), MClin res

Practising at

Spire Washington Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Nav Kara at Spire include:

Ear Nose and Throat (ENT)

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Professional profile

I am a Consultant Ear, Nose and Throat Surgeon, having graduated from the University of Aberdeen and undertaking my further training across the North of England and Scotland. Since 2014 I have been based at the Durham and Darlington NHS Foundation Trust, where I have a subspecialty in Rhinology.

I am a regular faculty member on the Newcastle Septorhinoplasty/Facial Plastics Course and the Newcastle Endonasal FESS Course. I am also regularly involved in teaching trainees, medical students and work experience students in my NHS practice.

Clinical Interests

Ear, nose and throat
Hearing loss
Paediatric otolaryngology
Sinus surgery

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Qualification and professional memberships

MBChB / University of Aberdeen / 2002
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

DOHNS / Royal College of Surgeons of England / 2006
Diploma of Otolaryngology & Head and Neck Surgery)

MClin Res / University of Newcastle / 2014
Masters in Clinical Research

Professional memberships

Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
British Association of Otorhinolaryngologists - Head & Neck Surgeons
British Association of Paediatric Otorhinolaryngologists
British Rhinological Society

Professional leadership

Clinical Governance Lead ENT at Durham & Darlington ENT Department
Research Lead at Durham & Darlington ENT Department

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Surgeon in Otorhinolaryngology, County Durham & Darlington NHS Foundation Trust.

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Private contact details

Telephone 0191 418 8687