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Nick Hamilton is a Consultant Ear, Nose and Throat Surgeon based in London at the Royal National ENT Hospital.
He completed his primary medical qualification at the University of Manchester in 2006 and was awarded a first-class bachelor of science degree from UCL. In 2011, Mr Hamilton began his specialist registrar training in Otorhinolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery in the North Thames Deanery, completing his training in 2021. During training, he worked at the Royal National Throat Nose & Ear, Royal Free and University College London Hospitals and gained expertise in all areas of ENT and Laryngology. He also completed a PhD in Regenerative Medicine at UCL and became a Clinical Lecturer in 2016. In 2020 he became a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons.
After completing specialist training, he undertook a Fellowship in Laryngeal Surgery at Massachusetts General Hospital in the United States, as well as began a Research Associate position at Harvard University. In April 2022, he was appointed as a Consultant at University College London NHS Foundation Trust and Associate Professor at UCL.
Mr Hamilton is an active researcher with over 40 publications. His current research interests surround developing new treatments for the effects of ageing and fibrosis on the vocal cords and airway. He is also interested in the long-term effects of COVID-19 within the throat and developing new treatment pathways for common throat conditions.
Areas of interest
Throat; change in voice, sore throat, lump in the throat, neck lump, difficulty swallowing, difficulty breathing, chronic cough, throat clearing
Nose; blocked nose, nasal allergy, nasal discharge, sinus pains, nasal bleeding, change in sense of smell
Ears; Hearing loss, dizziness, tinnitus, blocked ear, ear wax, ear pain, ear infection
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Anaesthetists worked with
- Dr Nibedita Ghosh Fee Assured
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Laryngologist and Ear Nose & Throat Surgeon at University College London NHS Foundation Trust
Mr Hamilton is an active researcher with over 40 publications, many of which he is first author. His current research interests surround developing new treatments for the effects of ageing and fibrosis on the larynx and airway. He is also interested in the long-term effects of COVID-19 on the voice and developing new treatment pathways for common throat conditions.
Rowena Ryan Research Award
British Laryngology Association Research award
UCL AIIMS Head & Neck Scholarship
Cutlers’ Fellowship in Surgery
British Association of Head & Neck Oncologists Research Award
HCA Travel Scholarship
Colledge Family Memorial Fellowship
Courses offered to GPs
Common ENT conditions for general practice
Voice complaints - when to refer
Chronic throat symptoms and optimal treatment strategy
- FRCS (ORL-HNS) Royal College of Surgeons 2020
- PhD University College London 2017
- Diploma in Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery Royal College of Surgeons 2009
- BSc (Hons) University College London 2005
- MBChB University of Manchester 2006
- Fellowship in Laryngeal Surgery Massachusetts General Hospital & Harvard University 2021
Reference number 6145377
Details of entry to specialist register
- Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery , 2021
Affiliations / memberships
British Laryngological Association
Royal College of Surgeons
Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.
In the event of an urgent query following treatment, Bupa members should use the following contact details
0203 326 3848
Information for healthcare professionals (Bupa patients only, last 12 months)
Fibre optic examination of the pharynx +/- biopsy/removal of foreign body - (>50)
Aural toilet (including microsuction and/or suction of exteriorised mastoid cavity) including bilateral - (5-50)
Intracapsular tonsillectomy - (1-5)
Panendoscopy +/- incisional biopsy - (1-5)
Reduction turbinates of nose (laser, diathermy, out fracture etc) - (1-5)
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