Mr Samit Majumdar

Consultant ENT Surgeon & Laryngologist

BM BS (Nottingham), B Med Sci(hon), FRCS Ed., FDS RCPS, MFST Ed., FRCSEd(ORL-HNS)


Personal profile

Mr Sam Majumdar qualified from the Nottingham University as a mature student. He had previous significant experience in maxillofacial surgery and Fellowship in Dental Surgery from the Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Glasgow. Equipped with this, he followed training in Otolaryngology and Head & Neck Surgery. He completed his basic surgical training in Nottingham and higher surgical training on Sheffield (South Yorkshire) rotation. During his medical training he had also completed a degree in science BSc Med Sci (hon) from Nottingham University looking at genetic expressions of cancer cells.

Sam is a full time consultant surgeon at the University Medical School and Ninewells Hospital at Dundee. He is a founder member of the British Laryngology Association and at present a council member. Sam has specialist interest in the diseases of the larynx and pharynx (throat) with particular interest in the disorders of Voice, Swallowing function and difficult airway problems.

He also provides regular care for all general Ear, Nose and Throat conditions for adults and children.

Mr Majumdar is a Fellow of the Scottish Patients Safety programme run by the Health Improvement Scotland and is the Deputy Lead for Scotland for Quality Improvement (Faculty of Medical leadership and Management).

Sam has published widely in medical literature and peer reviewed journals; presented the national and international academic and given invited & key notes speeches. He is a member of the training faculty of many post graduate surgical training courses, has published widely in the medical literature on all aspects of ENT surgery and is co-author of chapters on seminal textbooks.

Published in: 

Majumdar, S. (2006), ‘Runny Nose’, ‘Sore Throat and Mouth’, ‘Earache’, in Polnay, L., Hampshire, M. and Lakhanpaul, M. (eds.) ‘Manual of Paediatrics’, Elsevier.

Majumdar, S. (2013), ‘Recent Advances in Laryngology and Laryngology Research – New Frontiers’, Thieme Medical and Scientific Publishers Private Limited.

Majumdar, S. (2015), ‘Clinical Governance and its role in patient safety and quality improvement’, in Watkinson, J. and Clarke, R. C. (eds.) ‘Scott-Brown's Otorhinolarnygology and Head and Neck Surgery’, 8th Edition, CRC Press.

Majumdar, S. (2015), ‘Disorders of voice’, in Hussain, S. M. (eds.) ‘Logan Turner's Diseases of the Nose, Throat and Ear: Head and Neck Surgery’, 11th Edition, CRC Press.

Majumdar, S. and Kernohan, N. M. (2013), ‘Current Perspectives on the Molecular Biology of the Larynx’, Thieme Medical and Scientific Publishers Private Limited.

Professional Memberships

  • General Medical Council (UK)
  • British Association of Otolaryngologists Head & Neck Surgeons: ENT UK
  • ENT Scotland
  • British Laryngology Association (council member)
  • British Voice Association
  • British Rhinological Society
  • British Medical Association
  • Member of the Faculty of Surgical Trainers FRCSEd
  • European Society for Swallowing Disorders
  • Faculty of Medical Leadership and Management

Clinical Interests

  • Management of Voice disorders and laryngeal pathology
  • Management of professional voice disorder (along with voice therapy support)
  • Swallowing disorder and Transnasal Oesophagoscopy (TNO)
  • Management of Snoring, sleep apnoea and Obstructive breathing. And surgery for snoring
  • Diseases of Throat
  • Sinonasal Pathology & Surgery
  • Paediatric Ear, Nose & Throat disorders
  • All aspects of Ear Nose & Throat surgery including Children’s ENT problems

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