Professor Stuart Winter

Professor Stuart Winter

MD MB chB BSc FRCS(ORL-HNS)

Ear Nose & Throat Surgery (ENT/Otolaryngology)

25 years of experience
13 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

5

Bedside Manner

5

Explanation

5

Top feedback

“Excellent communication skills ( bedside manner) “
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Subspecialties

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

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4405245
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    Practices worked at

    Nuffield Health The Manor Hospital Oxford

    Beech Road, Headington, United Kingdom, OX3 7RP
    214 reviews

    GenesisCare Oxford

    Sandy Ln W, Peter's Way, Littlemore, Oxford, United Kingdom, OX4 6LB
    80 reviews

    Churchill Hospital

    Old Rd, Headington, Oxford, United Kingdom, OX3 7LE
    13 reviews

    John Radcliffe Hospital - Oxford

    Headley Way, Headington, Oxford, United Kingdom, OX3 9DU
    3 reviews

    Specialist's working hours

    Mon
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    Tue
    08:00 - 20:00
    Wed
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    Thu
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    Fri
    09:00 - 17:00
    Sat
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    Sun
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    About

    Professor Winter is a Consultant Ear Nose and throat Surgeon with over 25 years experience as a doctor and has been a consultant Ear Nose and Throat Surgeon since 2009. He is lead consultant at the Oxford Head and Neck Unit at the Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust. Professor Winter is a specialist in lumps in the neck, cancer of the head and neck, salivary gland problems, swallowing problems, voice and sinus problems.

    Prof. Winter Graduated from the University of Bristol and was trained in the South West and Oxford areas. Prior to becoming a consultant he spent a year at the Royal Adelaide Hospital working with world experts, including Professor Krishnan, an expert in Head and Neck Cancer and PJ Wormald, an internationally respected sinus surgeon. This further increased his skillset.

    Professor Winter was a consultant in Swansea before being appointed as a consultant at the Oxford University Hospitals and Associate Professor at the University of Oxford. He is a recognised national expert opinion in the area of head and neck cancer, sitting on a number of national committees as well as advising the National Institute of Health Excellence (NICE) and NHS Scotland on a number of topics.His knowledge and expertise is nationally and internationally renowned.

    In addition to his other accalades and exceptional skill in practice, Professor Winter is also a passionate believer in research. This allows him to be able to advise his patients on the latest innovations; always offering the most cutting-edge options.  He has published a number of books and book chapters also, taking great enjoyment in teaching. This ability to teach helps him in private practice to communicate, sometimes complex ideas to his patients, as well as ensure he maintains his knowledge across the full range of problems and treatments that occur in the head and neck.

    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

    • Adenoidectomy
    • Septoplasty
    • Nasal Polyps
    • Sialendoscopy (endoscopic examination of the salivary glands)
    • FESS (Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery)
    • Outcomes after septal and sinus surgery
    • Turbinate Surgery
    • Tonsillectomy/Recurrent tonsillitis
    • Lumps/swellings in the neck
    • Neck cyst removal – thyroglossal cysts/ Branchial cysts
    • Neck dissection
    • Lumps/swellings in the salivary glands
    • Submandibular gland surgery
    • Parotid surgery
    • Laryngeal surgery
    • Pharyngeal Pouch Surgery
    • Cricopharyngeal myotomy
    • Osophagoscopy
    • Septoplasty
    • Tonsillectomy
    • Palatal surgery, including UPPP
    • Salivary gland problems,
    • Sinus disease
    • Ear problems
    • Snoring
    • Dysphagia (swallowing problems)
    • Hearing loss/tinnitus
    • Nasal polyps
    • Neck lumps
    • Head and neck cancer

    Procedures

    • Head and Neck Cancer Surgery
    • Tonsillectomy
    • Adenoidectomy
    • Head and Neck Surgery
    • Balloon Sinuplasty
    • Bronchoscopy
    • Ear Wax Removal
    • Functional Nasal Surgery
    • Grommet Insertion
    • Laryngoscopy
    • Otoplasty
    • Sinus Surgery
    • Surgery for Nasal Blockage & Polyps
    • Surgery of the Larynx for Cancer
    • Thyroglossal Duct Surgery
    • Tympanoplasty
    • Video Consultation
    • Vocal Fold/Laryngoscopy
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    Special interests

    • Neck Lumps
    • Nasal Blockage
    • Swallowing Disorder (Dysphagia)
    • Tinnitus
    • Vertigo
    • Allergic Rhinitis (Hayfever)
    • Broken Nose
    • Deafness
    • Deviated Septum
    • Ear Wax
    • Epistaxis (Nose Bleeding)
    • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction (ETD)
    • Head & Neck Tumours
    • Labyrinthitis
    • Laryngitis
    • Nasal Polyps
    • Noisy Breathing
    • Obstructive Sleep Apnoea (OSA)
    • Otitis Externa
    • Otitis Media (Glue Ear)
    • Otosclerosis
    • Rhinitis
    • Sinusitis
    • Smell Disorders
    • Tonsil and Adenoid Infections
    • Tonsillitis
    • Vocal Cord Disorders
    • Voice Problems
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    Education

    • FRCS (ORL-HNS) Royal College of Surgeons of England 2007
    • BSc University of Bristol 1994
    • MB ChB University of Bristol 1997
    • MD University of Bristol 2006
    • Head and Neck Surgical Fellowship Royal Adelaide Hospital 2008

    Memberships:

    • ENT-UK, Head and Neck Comittee ENT-UK 2017
    • British Association of Head and Neck Oncologists BAHNO - council 2019
    • National Cancer Research Institute (NCRI), Head and Neck Clinical Studies Group NCRI 2017
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    Reviews

    5 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    5
    Bedside Manner
    5
    Explanation
    5
    Head and Neck Cancer Surgery
    5/20
    Neck Lumps
    2/20
    Tonsillectomy
    2/20
    Adenoidectomy
    1/20
    Head and Neck Surgery
    1/20
    Nasal Blockage
    1/20
    Swallowing Disorder (Dysphagia)
    1/20
    Tinnitus
    1/20
    Vertigo
    1/20
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    Excellent communication skills ( bedside manner)
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    Patient seen for:
    Excellent, friendly, full explanation
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
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    Patient seen for:
    Professor Stuart winter has been fantastic. He answered all my questions perfectly and was always available when I needed him. I’d recommend him to anyone needing his help and expertise I highly recommend him.
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    Highly professional - excellent in every way and inspires complete confidence in a very reassuring way.
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    Excellent experience. Everything explained in a calm and relaxed manner. Recommended treatments that have worked! Couldn’t be happier with the service
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    Brilliant. Spent lots of time answering my questions, and took me through my PET scan on the screen and even waited whilst I got authorisation from Bupa for the test that was required!
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
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    Professor Winter is a competent doctor and he explained the procedure, treatment, and care after surgery. He is nice, polite and welcoming. He made feel at ease during consultation and gave me through explanation. I am very happy with my consultation with him and I have no no hesitation in recommending him for others
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
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    Professor Winter is a very pleasant man. He was able to identify and diagnose my problem very quickly, I look forward to the problem sorting itself out shortly but , should it not do so ,I will be happy to see him in 6 weeks or so.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
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    I could not be happier with the outcome following my appointment with Professor Winter. All very positive!
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
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    Explanation (5/5)
    Professor Winter has looked after me brilliantly since my cancer diagnosis back in Nov 2020. His expertise and compassion have been such a support to me and my wife and he has been instrumental in my recovery and achieving an all clear milestone in July 2021. I'm grateful that I am under his ongoing care for the coming months and years ahead.
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