Mr Ajay Nigam

Mr Ajay Nigam


Ear Nose & Throat Surgery (ENT/Otolaryngology)

45 years of experience


  • Adult Ear, Nose & Throat Surgery
  • Facial Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Head & Neck Surgery
  • Paediatric (Pediatric) Ear, Nose & Throat Surgery
  • Rhinology
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Urdu
  • Punjabi
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 3363612
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £195

    Follow-up appointment: £110

    Practices worked at

    Lancashire Cardiac Centre

    Victoria Hospital, Whinney Heys Rd, Blackpool, United Kingdom, FY3 8NP
    2 reviews

    Lancashire Clinic

    15 Church Rd,, Lytham, St Annes, United Kingdom, FY8 5LH
    0 reviews

    Garstang Clinic

    14 High Street,, Garstang, United Kingdom, PR3 1FA
    0 reviews


    Mr. Ajay Nigam trained as an ENT surgeon gaining experience in Birmingham, Newcastle, and Cambridge as a trainee and was then appointed as a Consultant ENT and Head & Neck Surgeon at Blackpool Teaching Hospitals in 1996. He is also an Honorary Consultant Surgeon at Lancashire Teaching Hospitals.

    Mr Nigam is the lead head and neck surgeon and lead thyroid surgeon in the Trust.

    He was awarded the TWJ Fellowship to work at Groote Schuur Hospital in Cape Town.  and is the Chairman Of the Head & Neck Cancer Newtwork Site Specific Group for Lancashire and South Cumbria. He has has been awarded the Lifetime achievement Award for his contribution to Head and Neck Cancer by Swallows Charity and took part in the BBC TV series, Blackpool Medics.

    His clinical interests include head and neck surgery, Laryngology, Thyroid surgery, Rhinology and Sleep disorders.


    Mr Nigam has also developed an interest in performing balloon sinuplasty, functional endoscopic sinus surgery and minimally invasive treatment of snoring.



    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
    • Sinus surgery (functional endoscopic sinus surgery or FESS)
    • Tonsillectomy for adults
    • Ear pinning (pinnaplasty)
    • Balloon sinuplasty for chronic sinusitis
    • Laryngoscopy investigation
    • Nose reshaping (rhinoplasty)
    • Septoplasty surgery
    • Ear, nose and throat
    • Head and neck surgery
    • Laryngology
    • Thyroid surgery
    • Rhinology
    • Sleep disorders
    • Deafness
    • Dizziness
    • Nasal Blockage
    • Nasal Polyps
    • Deviated Septum
    • Tonsillitis
    • Snoring
    • Neck lumps
    • Ear wax


    • Adenoidectomy
    • Airway Reconstruction
    • Branchial Cleft Cyst Surgery
    • Bronchoscopy
    • Ear Wax Removal
    • Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery (FESS)
    • Functional Nasal Surgery
    • Grommet Insertion
    • Head and Neck Cancer Surgery
    • Head and Neck Surgery
    • Laryngoscopy
    • Microscopic Laryngeal Surgery
    • Rhinoplasty (Nose Job)
    • Septoplasty
    • Sinus Surgery
    • Stopping Nose Bleeds (Nasal Cautery)
    • Surgery of the Larynx for Cancer
    • Thyroglossal Duct Surgery
    • Thyroidectomy
    • Tonsillectomy
    • Video Consultation
    • Vocal Fold/Laryngoscopy
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    Special interests

    • Allergic Rhinitis (Hayfever)
    • Broken Nose
    • Deafness
    • Deviated Septum
    • Ear Infections
    • Ear Wax
    • Eardrum Perforations
    • Epistaxis (Nose Bleeding)
    • Facial Palsy
    • GORD (Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease)
    • Head & Neck Tumours
    • Hearing Loss
    • Hoarseness and Other Voice Disorders
    • Labyrinthitis
    • Laryngitis
    • Meniere’s Disease
    • Nasal Blockage
    • Nasal Polyps
    • Neck Lumps
    • Noisy Breathing
    • Obstructive Sleep Apnoea (OSA)
    • Otitis Externa
    • Otitis Media (Glue Ear)
    • Rhinitis
    • Sinusitis
    • Smell Disorders
    • Snoring Problems
    • Swallowing Disorder (Dysphagia)
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Thyroid Problems
    • Tinnitus
    • Tongue Tie
    • Tonsil and Adenoid Infections
    • Tonsillitis
    • Vertigo
    • Vestibular Neuritis
    • Vocal Cord Disorders
    • Voice Problems
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    • FRCS Ed (General Surger)
    • FRCS Ed (Otolaryngology)
    • FRCS Eng (Otolaryngology)
    • FRCS (ORL)
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