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Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Gavin Watters at Spire include:
Adenoidectomy for children
Ear drum repair (myringoplasty)
Nasal polyps treatment
I have been a consultant since 1999 and am currently head of ENT surgery at Southend University Hospital. Nationally, I am the Royal College of Surgeons Regional Specialty Advisor and a member of the Surgical Advisory Committee (SAC) for ENT. I also sit on the Council for Laryngology and Rhinology at the Royal Society for Medicine. I trained in ENT surgery in Oxford and London, including training in head and neck cancer at the Royal Marsden Hospital. I then went on to do a fellowship in Australia, where I gained considerable experience in the management of complex, chronic ear disease. Therefore I have considerable expertise in the diagnosis and management of both head and neck cancer and ear disease. I was clinical lead for head and neck cancer services in South Essex from 2000-08 and have performed over 400 major ear/mastoid operations.
I welcome appropriate patients wishing to refer and pay for treatment themselves without the need for a GP's letter of referral.
Head and neck pathology
Head and neck surgery
BMBch / Oxford / 1987
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery,
ENT UK (Council Member)
BAETS (British Association of Endocrine and Thyroid Surgeons)
RSM (Royal Society of Medicine Council Member)
I am the Royal College of Surgeons Regional Speciality Advisor
I am an ENT UK Council Member
Royal Society of Medicine (RSM) Laryngology/Rhinology Council Member
Southend University Hospital NHS Foundation TrustBack to top
I have an interest in art, including art history. Through this I enjoy travel and have attempted to learn Italian. I have two daughters, so when family commitments allow, I enjoy playing golf and watching football. As a life-long Aberdeen supporter I try to get to Pittodrie at least once a year, but I am able to go to Roots Hall more regularly. I also enjoy music and play the guitar for relaxation.Back to top
100% ownership an audiometer used at Spire Wellesley Hospital.Back to top
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25 September 2019
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21 September 2019
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