Mr Zaid Awad

Mr Zaid Awad

PhD, FRCS (ORL-HNS), MFSTEd, DOHNS

Ear Nose & Throat Surgery

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3 specialists

18 years of experience
4 years as a specialist
Video consultation available

Overall Rating

Overall
4.94
Bedside Manner
4.94
Explanation
4.94

Top feedback

“Dr Zaid Awad was very informative and reassuring told me exactly what was happening and how we will go about it. I am just delighted by the whole experience. thank you “
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Subspecialties

  • Head & Neck Surgery
  • Paediatric Ear, Nose & Throat Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 5207490
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £250

    Follow-up appointment: £150

    Practices worked at

    London Medical

    49 Marylebone High Street, London, United Kingdom, W1U 5HJ
    247 reviews

    BMI Syon Clinic

    941 Great West Road, Brentford, Middlesex, United Kingdom, TW8 9DU
    115 reviews

    Charing Cross Hospital | Private Patients

    Charing Cross Hospital Fulham Palace Road, London, UK, W6 8RF
    0 reviews

    Harley Street Clinic Diagnostic Centre

    16 Devonshire St, Marylebone, London, United Kingdom, W1G 7AF
    70 reviews

    About

    Mr Zaid Awad is an Ear, Nose & Throat (ENT) surgeon based in London. His NHS practice is based at Imperial Healthcare Charing Cross and St Mary's Hospitals. He is registered with all major insurance providers and is fee-assured, i.e. there is no extra charge beyond the insurance agreed tariff.

    Mr Awad finished his higher surgical training in Ear, Nose, and Throat surgery in London before spending a year fellowship in advanced head and neck surgery in Australia. He also visited several reputable international units in North America and Europe to further enhance his skills in ENT, head and neck surgery.

    Mr Awad is expertly able to treat both adult and child ear, nose and throat related conditions and specializes in head and neck cancer and its impact on life-quality. From 2013 to 2015 he served as president of the Association of Otolaryngologists in Training in the UK, and from 2012 to 2014 he was also the Speciality Training Committee representative in North Thames.

    Mr Awad has also served as a member of the Specialty Advisory Committee in Otolaryngology, ENT UK Council, National Selection Committee for higher surgical training, the Intercollegiate Examination Board and the Joint Committee of Surgical Training simulation work group.

    He has been awarded 22 prizes for his work, published more than 60 research articles and is a reviewer for leading ENT journals.


    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

    Robotic Assisted Surgery to the Head and Neck

    Sleep apnoea surgery

    Snoring surgery

    Palatoplasty

    Pharyngeal pouch surgery

    • Children's Ear, Nose & Throat 
    • Head & Neck Cancer Reconstruction
    • Oral Cancer
    • Speech & Language Therapy
    • Thyroid Cancer
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    Medical procedures

    • Adenoidectomy
    • Airway Reconstruction
    • Balloon Sinuplasty
    • 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
    • Laser Treatment for Nasal Blockage & Polyps
    • Microscopic Laryngeal Surgery
    • Septoplasty
    • Sinus Surgery
    • Stopping Nose Bleeds (Nasal Cautery)
    • Surgery of the Larynx for Cancer
    • Thyroglossal Duct Surgery
    • Thyroidectomy
    • Tonsillectomy
    • Vocal Fold/Laryngoscopy
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    Special interests

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

    PhD Imperial College London

    FRCS (ORL-HNS) Royal College of Surgeons of England

    MFSTEd Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh

    DOHNS Royal College of Surgeons of England

    Membership

    ENT UK (BAO-HNS)

    Fellow of The Royal College of Surgeons of England

    American Academy of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery

    Otolaryngology Research Society

    The Cochrane Ear, Nose and Throat Disorders Group

    British Association of Head and Neck Oncologists

    British Rhinological Society

    British Laryngology Association

    Faculty of Surgical Trainers, The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh

    ENT and Audiology News Editorial Board (Editor of Newsround section 2013-2014)

    British Computer Society

    Head and Neck Optical Diagnostics Society

    The Association for the Study of Medical Education

    North London Specialty Training Committee

    Intercollegiate Surgical Board in Otolaryngology (Trainee representative 2012-2013)

    ENT UK (BAO-HNS) Council (Trainee representative 2014)

    Otolaryngology Specialty Advisory Committee (Trainee representative 2013-2015)

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    Reviews

    4.94 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    Explanation
    Bedside Manner
    Ear Infections
    5/48
    Sinusitis
    4/48
    Nasal Blockage
    2/48
    Ear Nose and Throat Specialists (ENT)
    1/48
    Ear and throat
    1/48
    Head & Neck Lumps
    1/48
    Headaches
    1/48
    Investigation regarding TMJ
    1/48
    Throat lymph
    1/48
    microlaryngoscopy
    1/48
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Head & Neck Lumps
    Dr Zaid Awad was very informative and reassuring told me exactly what was happening and how we will go about it. I am just delighted by the whole experience. thank you
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Ear Infections Nasal Blockage
    The explanation of what is to be investigated next was very clear. Also explained possible causes. Very prompt follow-up.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Throat lymph
    Extremely thorough and reassuring, he made me feel like I could ask him anything and that I had his undivided attention
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Investigation regarding TMJ
    Very thorough, fully investigated problem. Good explanation of possible causes. Really pleasant manner and exceptional professionalism. Kept to schedule and prompt reporting.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    microlaryngoscopy
    Always prompt, efficient and explained everything carefully.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Sinusitis
    Highly professional, got very clear explanations about my test results
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Ear and throat
    Very happy to be checked up on my ears and throat and had a nice manner. And explanation on what to check up on next
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Sinusitis
    Mr Awad clearly explained my procedure and was very attentive pre and post surgery.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Ear Infections
    Very friendly and knowledgable ! Thank you very much for your help! Would definitely recommend!
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Sinusitis Ear Infections
    Dr. Awad is a godsend. He’s a very patient person who genuinely cares about his patients. He always takes the time to explain things to me in terms that I can understand. He’s diligent in making sure my health is the best it can be. The entire staff is wonderful. I would recommend Dr. Awad to anyone seeking a kind, compassionate, and brilliant doctor!
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    Other Reviews

    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 3 doctors for:
    3

    Ear Nose & Throat Surgery

    Mr Mohiemen Anwar
    Mr Mohiemen Anwar
    Ear Nose & Throat Surgery

    22-10-2018

    Mr Awad is an excellent ENT surgeon whom I highly recommend.

    For specialty: Ear Nose & Throat Surgery
    For conditions: Head & Neck Tumours
    For procedures: Head and Neck Cancer Surgery, Surgery of the Larynx for Cancer, Branchial Cleft Cyst Surgery
    Connection: Is a colleague
    Mr Tamer El-Husseiny
    Mr Tamer El-Husseiny
    Urology

    22-10-2018

    Zaid is a very experienced ENT surgeon. He is highly regarded by both his patients and colleagues. Zaid is always my first point of contact when I have any ENT query

    For specialty: Ear Nose & Throat Surgery
    For conditions: Head & Neck Tumours, Hoarseness and Other Voice Disorders
    For procedures: Head and Neck Surgery, Head and Neck Cancer Surgery
    Connection: Is a colleague
    Dr Sarmed Sami
    Dr Sarmed Sami
    Gastroenterology

    26-09-2020

    Mr. Awad is a highly qualified ENT expert who I have known for many years. He has an excellent work ethic and always keeps up to date with the latest innovations and treatments in his field. Very skilled surgeon. Patients and collegues speak highly of him.

    For specialty: Ear Nose & Throat Surgery
    For conditions: Swallowing Disorder (Dysphagia), GORD (Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease), Thyroid Cancer, Hoarseness and Other Voice Disorders, Head & Neck Lumps
    For procedures: Head and Neck Surgery, Thyroglossal Duct Surgery, Surgery of the Larynx for Cancer, Laryngoscopy, Tonsillectomy, Stopping Nose Bleeds (Nasal Cautery)
    Connection: I have referred patients to them

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