Mr James Tysome

Mr James Tysome

Ear, nose and throat surgery 04716723

  • Fee assured
  • Not in Open Referral network
Fee assured
Not in Open Referral network

Specialises in

  • Adult
  • Paediatric


  • Face-to-face consultations
  • Video and telephone consultations

About me

Mr Tysome is a Consultant ENT Surgeon at Cambridge University Hospitals. He has a busy practice managing all aspects of both adults and children with ENT problems, with extensive experience of complex ear and sinus surgery seeing patients referred from across the UK. He is a leading expert in Eustachian tube problems performing balloon dilation of the Eustachian tube.

He sits on the NICE Interventional Procedures Advisory Committee, the Royal Society of Medicine Otology Council, the British Skull Base Society Council, is the Director of e-learning for ENT UK's and NHS England National Clinical Lead for Specialised Ear Surgery. He has an active research group, leads clinical trials, develops new medical devices and is regularly invited to speak at conferences around the globe. He is the Editor-in-Chief of the journal Clinical Otolaryngology.

He read preclinical medicine at Cambridge University and clinical medicine at University College London. His ENT training took place in the London region including Guy’s and St. Thomas’, St.Bartholomew’s and The Royal London and Great Ormond Street Hospitals. He undertook a Skull Base fellowship at Cambridge University Hospitals and worked as a Clinical Instructor at Stanford University School of Medicine in California, USA before taking up his Consultant post in Cambridge.

Areas of interest

Adult ENT; Paediatric ENT; Otology (ears); Hearing loss; Sinusitis; Tinnitus; Balance; Ear pain; Ear ache; Blocked Ears; Tonsillitis; Tonsillectomy; Adenoidectomy; Deafness; Ear discharge; Ear infection; Ear wax; Otitis externa; Glue ear; Ear drum perforation; Grommets; Eustachian tube; Dilation of the Eustachian tube; Microsuction of ears; Ossiculoplasty; Otosclerosis; Stapedectomy; Facial palsy; Hearing aids; Cochlear implant; Bone anchored hearing aid; Tinnitus; Pulsatile tinnitus; Vertigo; Dizziness; Menieres disease; BPPV; Labyrinthitis; Cholesteatoma; Rhinology (nasal disorders); Blocked nose; Post-nasal drip; Nosebleeds; Nasal allergies; Rhinitis; Nasal polyps; Nasal blockage; Loss of smell; Snoring; Sleep apnoea; Sinus surgery; Nasal polypectomy; Septoplasty; Deviated septum; Neck lumps; Irritation of throat; Diagnostic endoscopy; Persistent cough; Vestibular schwannoma; Pituitary tumour; Skull base surgery

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