Mr Rohit Kumar is an experienced Ear, Nose and Throat Surgeon who is enthusiastic about his job and his patients. His clinical practice encompasses adults and children of all ages with a wide range of ENT disorders.
After training in the Midlands, the North East of England, the North West of England and Australia, Rohit was appointed as a Consultant at Manchester University Foundation Trust for his NHS practice.
Alongside general ENT disorders, he has a specialist interest in Paediatric ENT diseases and has completed a prestigious international advanced fellowship at the Children's Hospital of Westmead in Sydney, Australia. During this period he developed additional skills in the management of routine ENT problems in children alongside management of complex breathing and hearing disorders in all children including those with additional needs. As a father of three himself, he is passionate about ensuring that children are looked after in a holistic way.
In addition to children's surgery, Rohit also sub-specialises in tumours of the Head and Neck region and is a core member of the Christie Hospital Head and Neck Cancer Team and the Christie Hospital Thyroid Cancer team. He is the lead of the South Manchester Head and Neck Cancer Multidisciplinary team and actively engages with the Greater Manchester Cancer pathway board to ensure that patients of South Manchester and East Cheshire receive the highest standard of care.
Education is a major role in Rohit's career, having completed a Post Graduate Diploma in Clinical Education. He is an Honorary Senior Lecturer at Edge Hill University. He is responsible for training the surgeons of the future through the North West ENT Surgical training programme and he is also an Academic Advisor to the students of Manchester Medical School when he supports students through their training in both a clinical and a pastoral role.
Rohit is pleased to see patients from insured and self-referrals at his practice and can ensure a systematic and thorough review with the patient at the heart of any decisions made about their care.
- Grommet insertion
- Cancer diagnosis and treatment
- Oesophagoscopy +/- Balloon dilatation
- Snoring surgery
- Salivary gland surgery
- Endonasal Dacryocystorhinostomy
- Vocal cord surgery
- Excision of pre-auricular sinuses
- Sinus surgery/Polypectomy
- Nasal cautery (for nosebleeds)
- Tongue tie
- Childrens ENT disorders
- Snoring in children
- Snoring in adults
- Hearing loss in children
- Hearing loss in adults
- Nose bleeds
- Blocked nose
- Tumours of the head and neck region
- Thyroid disease
- Watery eyes
- Taste disorders
- Facial pain (sinus and non-sinus related)
- Prominent Ears
MBChB - University of Leicester - 2004
PGClinEd - University of Newcastle upon Tyne - 2009
FRCS (ORL-HNS) - Royal College of Surgeons of England - 2013
British Association of Head and Neck Oncologists (BAHNO)
British Medical Association (BMA)
I have a lot of confidence in Mr Kumar having seen him over a period of 18mths . He is very approachable / explains things very well and is extremely sympathetic to my problem
Dear Mr Kumar. Thank you for doing your job textbook style.Thank you for all you have done for me.
To Mr Kumar and Staff. For your experienced treatment of my fears. I am so grateful for a speedy treatment for my scans. Thank you your sincerely.
I would like to express my appreciation of the treatment and speedy time frame which i experienced recently at Wythenshawe Hosptial. I was referred by my GP to the ENT department. My Kumar was extremely approachable pleasant and informative. Mr Kumar made a subsequent appointment for me to attend an ultrasound and again the process was speedy.I informed my GP practice of the excellent service that I have received. Thank you again
Dear Mr Kumar, Thank you so much for all of your help.
I appreciate the treatment I have received from you and your team recently. It had made my visit to wythenshawe Hopsital a more positive experience. Thank you very much
To Mr Kumar and all the thoracic nurses involved. Thank you all very much for all your kind and caring support during and after my surgery. The final outcome was very impressive and I was extremely pleased with my whole experience. you are all hero's in my eyes. Thanks again
Ear Nose & Throat Surgery
Head and Neck surgeon specialist interest in cancer