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
Honorary Consultant Guy’s St Thomas’ and King’s College Hospital, 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
–   Over 400 cochlear implant surgeries
–   Over 500 vestibular schwannoma (acoustic neuroma) and other skullbase surgeries
–   24 auditory brainstem implant surgeries (adults and children)

President of the European Academy of Otology and Neurotology 2018-2020
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)
Administrative Advisory Board of JIAO

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 110 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. This includes adults, children or infants with:

  • Hearing loss
  • Dizziness
  • Tinnitus
  • Facial palsy
  • Vestibular schwannoma (acoustic neuroma)
  • Glomus tumour
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Otosclerosis
  • Facial nerve tumours
  • Superior semicircular canal dehiscence
  • Meniere’s Disease
  • Benign Positional Vertigo
  • Hearing loss requiring cochlear implantation
  • Hearing loss requiring middle ear implants

Contact Professor Shakeel R. Saeed

  • Maggie Hoyle

  • 020 7935 3171

  • 150 Harley Street,
    Marylebone,
    London W1G 7LQ

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