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Professor Francis Vaz

Professor Francis Vaz

Ear, nose and throat surgery 04105954

  • Bupa Platinum consultant
  • Fee assured
  • Open Referral network
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Bupa Platinum consultant
Fee assured
Open Referral network

About me

Francis Vaz trained at The United Medical and Dental Schools of Guys and St Thomas’ Hospitals. Whilst an undergraduate he intercalated a BSc(Hons) in 1991. He qualified as a doctor (MBBS) in 1994 obtaining a distinction in Clinical Therapeutics. He passed his FRCS (Gen) and FRCS (Otol) through the Royal College of Surgeons of England whilst undertaking his Basic Surgical rotation.

Francis’ ENT training was in the South Thames training scheme and he rotated through Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospitals, The William Harvey Hospital (Ashford), The Medway Maritime Hospital and The Royal Sussex County Hospitals (Brighton). During this time he gained an excellent grounding in basic and super-specialist ENT. In his final year Francis undertook a Fellowship training year at The Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane, Australia. This prestigious fellowship was a superb finish to an excellent training scheme.

Presently Francis undertakes his NHS practice as an ENT/ Head and Neck Surgical Consultant at the world famous University College London Hospital. He is part of an excellent team that works well and offers a first class service to the patients they treat and also are attached to a superb academic cancer institution.

Areas of interest

EARS
Ear wax
Ear infection
Microsuction
Swimmers ear

NOSE
Sinusitis
Sinus surgery
Blocked nose
Nasal polyps

THROAT
Neck lumps
Voice disorders
Salivary gland surgery
Throat problems
Sore throat
Parotid lump
Thyroid lump
Tonsillitis
Lump in throat
Microlaryngoscopy

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Information for healthcare professionals (Bupa patients only, last 12 months)

Procedures completed

  • E2501

    Fibre optic examination of the pharynx +/- biopsy/removal of foreign body - (>50)

    Harley Street Clinic (5-50) Shirley Oaks Hospital (5-50) Sloane Hospital (The) (5-50)

  • D0702

    Aural toilet (including microsuction and/or suction of exteriorised mastoid cavity) including bilateral - (>50)

    Sloane Hospital (The) (5-50) Harley Street Clinic (5-50) Shirley Oaks Hospital (1-5)

  • 20365

    Follow-up out-patient consultation - remote - (5-50)

  • B0860

    Partial thyroidectomy (not elsewhere classified) - (1-5)

    Harley Street Clinic (1-5)

  • E0360

    Septoplasty of nose (including attention to turbinates) - (1-5)

    Harley Street Clinic (1-5)

  • S0632

    Excision of lesion of skin or subcutaneous tissue - up to three, Head & Neck (excluding lipoma) - (1-5)

    Harley Street Clinic (1-5)

  • E3410

    Laser surgery to vocal cord (including microlaryngoscopy) - (1-5)

  • F4600

    Incision or drainage of abscess or haematoma of salivary glands (i.e. including submandibular, parotid and sublingual glands) - (1-5)

    Harley Street Clinic (1-5)

  • D0210

    Excision of lesion of pinna - (1-5)

    Shirley Oaks Hospital (1-5)

  • F3480

    Adenotonsillectomy (and bilateral) - (1-5)

  • D1510

    Myringotomy and insertion of tube through tympanic membrane (and bilateral) - (1-5)

    Harley Street Clinic (1-5)

  • F2310

    Excision/destruction of lesion of tongue - (1-5)

  • E4510

    Fibreoptic examination of trachea +/- biopsy/removal of foreign body - (1-5)

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