Mr Paul Stimpson, ENT, Head & Neck Surgeon

Mr Paul Stimpson MBChB(Hons), MSc, FRCS(ORL-HNS)

ENT, Head & Neck Surgeon

MBChB(Hons), MSc, FRCS(ORL-HNS)
MrPaul Stimpson,ENT Specialist

Mr Stimpson is a recommended ENT, Head & Neck Surgeon

Introducing Mr Paul Stimpson - Consultant Ear, Nose & Throat (ENT), Head & Neck Surgeon

What are the most common throat disorders that your patients present with?

What causes a persistent sore throat and when should it be investigated?

What causes tonsillitis and when is surgery required?

What causes recurring tonsillitis?

What is sinusitis: symptoms, diagnosis and treatment?

Is there a difference between rhinitis and sinusitis?

What causes a persistent hoarse voice and when should it be investigated?

Do allergies cause rhinitis and what does allergy testing involve?

Which head and neck conditions do you commonly treat and what are their symptoms?

How do head and neck conditions commonly present themselves?

What are the most common cancers of the head and neck?

What are the most common risk factors of cancers of the head and neck?

What are the symptoms of head and neck cancers?

How are head and neck cancers diagnosed?

How are head and neck cancers treated?

When is thyroid surgery required and what does it involve?

What are the most common salivary gland conditions that you see and treat?

What are the most common voice problems that your patients tend to present with?

What are the most common swallowing problems that your patients tend to present with?

What is laryngitis and how is it diagnosed and treated?

What are your top 3 tips for GPs regarding ear problems?

What are your top 3 tips for GPs regarding nose problems?

What are your top 3 tips for GPs regarding throat problems?

What are your top 3 tips for GPs regarding head and neck cancer?

Areas of expertise

  • General adult ENT
  • Hearing and balance disorders
  • Sinonasal diseases
  • Lumps and bumps in the head and neck region
  • Benign and malignant diseases of the head and neck

Recommendations for Mr Stimpson

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Recommended by:

  • byMr Prem Randhawa, Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) Surgeon

    Mr Paul Stimpson is a very good head and neck surgeon and a thorough patient-centred approach.

  • byMr Greg Shaw, Urological Surgeon

    Mr Paul Stimpson is a pioneering surgeon in new techniques in ENT.

  • byDr Kartik Modha, GP

    Came to our practice and taught myself and colleagues about Head and Neck lumps. Methodical, knowledgable and has a very approachable, calm manner.

  • byDr Rasha Gadelrab, GP

    A very approachable specialist with special interest in head and neck surgery. Has excellent communication with patients and colleagues

  • by Dr Amen Sibtain, Oncologist

    Superb bedside manner and outstanding surgical skills.

  • byDr Kartik Modha, GP

    Came to our practice and taught myself and colleagues about Head and Neck lumps. Methodical, knowledgable and has a very approachable, calm manner.

  • byDr Rasha Gadelrab, GP

    A very approachable specialist with special interest in head and neck surgery. Has excellent communication with patients and colleagues

  • byMr Prem Randhawa, Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) Surgeon

    Mr Paul Stimpson is a very good head and neck surgeon and a thorough patient-centred approach.

  • byMr Greg Shaw, Urological Surgeon

    Mr Paul Stimpson is a pioneering surgeon in new techniques in ENT.

  • by Dr Amen Sibtain, Oncologist

    Superb bedside manner and outstanding surgical skills.

  • Address

  • Highgate Private Hospital, Client Services

    17-19 View Road, Highgate, London, GB, N6 4DJ

  • Royal London Hospital

    Whitechapel Rd, london, GB, E1 1BB

  • University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

    250 Euston Road, London, Greater London, NW1 2PG

  • Whipps Cross University Hospital

    Whipps Cross Road, London, GB, E11 1NR

  • About Mr Paul Stimpson

    GMC number: 4742658

    Year qualified: 2000

    Place of primary qualification: University of Leeds

    Mr Paul Stimpson is an ENT consultant at Barts Health. He is also the lead clinician and chairman of the Barts Health Head and Neck Multidisciplinary Team (MDT) as well as a core member of the Barts Health Thyroid MDT. He is an Honorary Consultant Surgeon at University College Hospital. He offers general adult ENT care and has a special interest in benign and malignant conditions of the head and neck (H&N) region including thyroid and salivary gland disorders.

    Mr Stimpson completed his higher surgical training in the North Thames region during which he completed placements at major London teaching hospitals including Great Ormond Street, Barts Health, The Royal Marsden Hospital, Charing Cross Hospital and The Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital. He also undertook a 12-month advanced surgical oncology fellowship in Melbourne, Australia prior to taking up his substantive consultant post at Barts Health in 2014.

    Mr Stimpson has over 25 published papers in peer-reviewed journals. He has written several book chapters for major ENT textbooks and has presented his work at major global meetings including that of The Royal Society of Medicine. He has a lead role in developing minimally-invasive techniques for controlling head and neck cancer including transoral robotic surgery (TORS) at University College Hospital. He is a principal investigator for the PATHOS trial, which is a multi-centre study to evaluate treatments for HPV (Human papillomavirus)-related H&N cancers.

    Areas of expertise

    • General adult ENT
    • Hearing and balance disorders
    • Sinonasal diseases
    • Lumps and bumps in the head and neck region
    • Benign and malignant diseases of the head and neck
    • Voice and swallowing problems
    • Head and neck surgery
    • Head and neck cancer
    • Thyroid surgery
    • Salivary gland disorders
    • Snoring surgery

    Professional memberships

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