Mr Arunachalam P Iyer

Consultant ENT Surgeon

MBBS, MS (ENT),  DLO RCS (Eng), FRCS (Glasgow, Edinburgh, Ireland), FRCS (ORL)

Year qualified:1991

Specialty

Personal profile

Mr Iyer did his Higher Surgical Training in Newcastle rotation where he obtained a certificate of completion of speciality training in ear, nose and throat surgery in 2005. In the final year of his training, he did Otology/neurotology fellowship at Auckland City Hospital & Starship childrens hospital, Auckland NZ. He has gained wide experience in the management of adult & childrens ear disease in addition to the mangement of general ENT conditions.

During his training and subsequently, he has completed research in various aspects of ENT, presenting papers in local, national and international conferences. He has several publications in international journals and one of the key areas of his interest has been Quality of life in Otolaryngology.

Mr Iyer is currently working as a Consultant ENT surgeon & Otologist at Lanarkshire. He also teaches at the Temporal bone course at Glasgow and is involved in training junior doctors.

Professional Membership



  • British Medical Association

  • British Association of Otolaryngology- (Head and Neck Surgeons (ENT-UK)

  • Scottish Otolaryngology Society

  • British Society of Otology

  • Otolaryngological Research Society

Clinical Interests



  • Ear surgery both in children & adults

  • Management of dizziness & tinnitus

  • Endoscopic Sinus surgery

  • General adult ear, nose and throat conditions

  • General childhood conditions: for examples tonsillitis, adenoiditis, snoring, hearing loss and glue ear, “prominent” ear correction etc.

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