Professor Shakeel R. Saeed
MBBS, M.D., F.R.C.S (ORL)
Professor of Otology / Neuro-otology University College London, Ear Institute. Consultant ENT and Skullbase Surgeon, Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital, and National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, London.
Graduated from King’s College, London 1985
Doctorate thesis awarded 2003
Previous consultant ENT and skullbase surgeon in Manchester 1999-2008
Professorial appointment in London since 2008.
Extensive experience in lateral skullbase surgery and implantation otology – leading UK opinion in this field
Over 2000 complex ear surgeries
393 cochlear implant surgeries
18 auditory Brainstem Implant surgeries
310 vestibular schwannoma (acoustic neuroma) surgeries
General Secretary of the European Academy of Otology and Neurotology 2017-2019
President of the Royal Society of Medicine, Section of Otology 2013-2014
President of the British Skullbase Society 2013-2015
President of the British Society of Academic Otorhinolaryngology 2011-2016
Vice-President of the British Cochlear Implant Group 2011-2015
Chairman of the BACO 2015 Academic committee
Collegium Oto-Rhino-Laryngologicum Amicitiae Sacrum (by nomination)
Medicine and Clinical Trials Group lead, UCL Ear Institute
Clinical Director of The Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital
Active in otological research and peer review.
Over 100 peer-reviewed publications
Over 250 presentations and scientific meetings nationally and internationally
Professor Saeed is currently a leading surgeon and researcher in disorders of the ear, hearing, balance, facial nerve and skullbase. He manages patients from all over the UK as well internationally.