Mr Sanjay Verma

Personal profile

Mr Sanjay Verma is an experienced Consultant ENT/ Head & Neck surgeon who has developed his knowledge and surgical skills over two decades of specialist practise in centres of excellence at home and abroad. He undertook his medical training at the University of Cambridge, where he graduated with distinction. After a period of specialist ENT training in the Cambridge region, he was awarded the coveted Thomas Wickham-Jones ENT fellowship to Toronto General Hospital and the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, Canada.

It was here that he gained the latest knowledge and skills in the management of adult Ear, Nose and Balance disorders, as well as children’s ENT problems. In 2012 Mr Verma was invited to the renowned Causse clinic in Beziers, France, where he gained experience in laser ear and hearing surgery, as well as cosmetic surgery for bat ears in children.

Since 2009 Mr Verma has been appointed as an ENT consultant to Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, where he has a dedicated Adult and Paediatric ENT practise. He has been instrumental in introducing laser ear surgery, implantable hearing devices and coblation tonsillectomy, and has set up the joint ENT/Neurology balance clinic and Implantable hearing device multidisciplinary clinic at the Leeds General Infirmary. He is also Clinical Lead for the Skull Base (Acoustic neuroma) ENT service.

Clinical Interests

Mr Verma offers expertise in adult Ear, hearing and Balance problems.  Mr Verma is also interested in advanced Nose and Sinus surgery. He has developed a subspecialist interest in endoscopic sinus surgery (FESS) and can also perform Balloon Sinuplasty. He regularly performs surgery to reshape the nose and its passages (septorhinoplasty), to improve breathing, snoring and cosmetic appearance. Mr Verma also regularly sees patients with Neck lumps, Voice and Swallowing problems, and is able to perform flexible nasoendoscopy in clinic to visualise the throat.

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Professional Memberships

  • ENT UK
  • British Society of Otology
  • North of England Otolaryngology Society
  • British Rhinology Society
  • British Skull Base Society
  • Fellow Royal College of Surgeons (England)
  • Fellow, Royal Society of Medicine
  • ENT UK Humanitarian Activities Committee

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