Mr Frank Agada

Consultant Head and Neck Surgeon


Clinical Interests

  • Head and neck Lumps
  • Thyroid swellings
  • Salivary gland lumps
  • Swallowing
  • Parathyroid
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Grommets for glue ear
  • Cautery for nosebleeds/epistaxis
  • Sinusitis, sinus surgery
  • Blocked nose
  • Deviated septum
  • Polyps and septal perforation
  • Snoring
  • Hearing loss
  • Noise in the ears
  • Tinnitus
  • Dizziness
  • Feeling of lump in the throat and change in voice

Professional Memberships

  • Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons
  • Edinburgh ENT - UK
  • British Association of Thyroid and Endocrine Surgeons

Current NHS and /or University Posts

  • York and Harrogate Hospitals

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Personal profile

Mr Agada is currently a Consultant Otolaryngologist, Head and Neck Surgeon at York Teaching Hospital York and Honorary Consultant to the Harrogate District Hospital.

He has practising privilege at both The Nuffield York and The Duchy Hospital Harrogate to see patients privately. Mr Agada holds an MBBS degree from Zaria and subsequently completed higher surgical training between 2004 and 2010 in Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery in the Yorkshire Deanery. 

Mr Agada undertook a travelling fellowship to John Hopkins, Baltimore USA, and New York Hospitals in Head and Neck Surgery. Mr Agada is currently a Member of the advisory committee at The Duchy Hospital.

He is committed to training the next generation of the specialist. He is the College Tutor for ENT, in York and since 2012 has been a faculty member at the FRSCS Bradford Course.

Mr Agada has over 35 peer-review publications and has written chapters in four textbooks.

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