Mr Khalid Ghufoor

Mr Khalid Ghufoor

MBBS, BSc, FRCS (CSiG), FRCS (ORL-HNS)

Ear Nose & Throat Surgery (ENT/Otolaryngology)

32 years of experience
20 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

4.92

Bedside Manner

4.92

Explanation

4.83

Top feedback

“It's always a pleasure to have a consultation with Mr Ghufoor. Having seen him both on the NHS and privately each experience is professionalism personified. He's very personable, friendly and takes time to explain medical details in a manor that's easy to understand. 5 stars is not enough for this man!“
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Subspecialties

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

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 3467451
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    Practices worked at

    London Bridge Hospital

    27 Tooley Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 2PR
    2,757 reviews

    HCA UK at The Shard

    St Thomas Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 9BS
    2,353 reviews

    Specialist's working hours

    Mon
    17:00 - 18:30 | 10:00 - 12:00
    Tue
    Not available
    Wed
    Not available
    Thu
    15:00 - 17:00 | 10:00 - 13:00
    Fri
    15:00 - 17:00
    Sat
    Not available
    Sun
    Not available

    About

    Mr Khalid Ghufoor is a Consultant Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) Surgeon with over two decades of clinical experience in the treatment and management of ENT conditions. He sees private patients at several private hospitals and clinics in London, including The London Bridge Hospital, Harley Street Clinic and The London Independent Hospital.

    Mr Ghufoor completed his medical degree at the Royal London Hospital School of Medicine, University of London in 1990 and became a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons. He later completed both basic and advanced training in Otolaryngology at a number of top hospitals in London. During his training, he gained valuable expertise in minimal access surgery.

    After completing his training, Mr Ghufoor was appointed as a Consultant at St Bartholomew's Hospital and the Royal London Hospital in 2002. He is currently the Clinical Lead of the Head and Neck Surgery Department at St Bartholomew's Hospital.

    His current practice focuses on the treatment and management of various ENT conditions, including: obstructive sleep apnoea, voice disorders, salivary gland conditions, head and neck cancer. He also performs minimal access cancer and ear, nose and throat surgery.

    Mr Ghufoor is an Honorary Senior Lecturer at Queen Mary Medical College. He is also an active medical teacher and was appointed as a Clinical Tutor for the Royal College of Surgeons of England. He is also a Director on the Ear Nose and Throat Training Programme for the North Thames Deanery.

    Procedures

    • Laryngoscopy
    • Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery (FESS)
    • Grommet Insertion
    • Head and Neck Cancer Surgery
    • Head and Neck Surgery
    • Adenoidectomy
    • Airway Reconstruction
    • Bronchoscopy
    • Functional Nasal Surgery
    • Lesion Biopsy
    • Lymph Node Biopsy
    • Meatoplasty
    • Microlaryngoscopy
    • Microscopic Laryngeal Surgery
    • Minor Skin Surgery
    • Mouth Ulcer Treatment
    • Obstructive Sleep Apnoea Surgery
    • Reconstructive Surgery
    • Salivary Gland Surgery
    • Scar Treatment
    • Septoplasty
    • Septorhinoplasty
    • Sinus Surgery
    • Skin Cancer Surgery
    • Skin Grafts
    • Stopping Nose Bleeds (Nasal Cautery)
    • Submandibular Gland Tumour Surgery
    • Surgery for Nasal Blockage & Polyps
    • Surgery of the Larynx for Cancer
    • Thyroglossal Duct Surgery
    • Thyroid Surgery
    • Tongue Tie Excision
    • Tonsillectomy
    • Tracheostomy
    • Uvulopalatoplasty (Snoring Surgery)
    • Video Consultation
    • Vocal Fold/Laryngoscopy
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    Special interests

    • Cancer of the Head, Neck, Mouth, and Tongue
    • Vocal Cord Disorders
    • Nasal Blockage
    • Basal Cell Carcinoma
    • Breathing Disorders
    • Epistaxis (Nose Bleeding)
    • GORD (Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease)
    • Head & Neck Cancers
    • Head & Neck Tumours
    • Laryngitis
    • Nasal & Sinus Cancer
    • Nasal Polyps
    • Neck Lumps
    • Noisy Breathing
    • Obstructive Sleep Apnoea (OSA)
    • Otitis Externa
    • Otitis Media (Glue Ear)
    • Rhinitis
    • Salivary Gland Cancer
    • Sinusitis
    • Snoring Problems
    • Swallowing Disorder (Dysphagia)
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Thyroid Problems
    • Tinnitus
    • Tongue Tie
    • Tonsil and Adenoid Infections
    • Tonsillitis
    • Voice Problems
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    Education

    MBBS - University of London, UK in 1990

    FRCS - Royal College of Surgeons, UK

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    Reviews

    4.89 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    4.92
    Bedside Manner
    4.92
    Explanation
    4.83
    Cancer of the Head, Neck, Mouth, and Tongue
    4/12
    Laryngoscopy
    3/12
    Vocal Cord Disorders
    3/12
    Adult Ear, Nose & Throat Surgery
    1/12
    Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery (FESS)
    1/12
    Grommet Insertion
    1/12
    Head and Neck Cancer Surgery
    1/12
    Head and Neck Surgery
    1/12
    Nasal Blockage
    1/12
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    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    It's always a pleasure to have a consultation with Mr Ghufoor. Having seen him both on the NHS and privately each experience is professionalism personified. He's very personable, friendly and takes time to explain medical details in a manor that's easy to understand. 5 stars is not enough for this man!
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    He is kind, considerate and an excellent clinician. He goes above and beyond the necessary to make sure his patients are doing well.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
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    (4/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Fantastic, through approachable surgeon. Would highly recommend.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    I cannot give more praise for Dr Ghufoor he is a huge asset to your company. Dr Ghufoor was exceptional, his reassuring, knowledgeable and passionate approach requires the highest praise. Form the start I felt I was in the right hands, and being treated by a Dr at the top of his profession. His professionalism and dedication to the cause shines through.
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    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    He is everything one expects regarding experience, skill and manner
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Mr Ghufoor was exceptional from start of my treatment to the end. He answered all my worries and concerns in a very professional manner. His whole team worked in the same manner , highly impressed.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Overall excellent experience.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Expert in ENT that also cares for his patients well being!
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    He is amazing and I have every trust in him.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Excellent
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