Mr Zaid Awad

Mr Zaid Awad

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

Ear Nose & Throat Surgery

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4 specialists

18 years of experience
5 years as a specialist
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Overall Rating

Overall

4.95

Bedside Manner

4.95

Explanation

4.95

Top feedback

“Immediately felt at ease and was able to explain all my symptoms freely. Everything was explained to me in great detail. “
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Subspecialties

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

    Cromwell Hospital

    Cromwell Road, London, United Kingdom, SW5 0TU
    0 reviews

    Imperial Private Healthcare

    Floor 15, Thames View, Fulham Palace Road, London, United Kingdom, W6 8RF
    8 reviews

    Specialist's working hours

    Mon
    08:00 - 10:00 | 15:00 - 18:00
    Tue
    17:00 - 18:00
    Wed
    Not available
    Thu
    Not available
    Fri
    10:00 - 14:00 | 15:00 - 18:00
    Sat
    Not available
    Sun
    Not available

    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
    • 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 Blockage
    • 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

    4.95 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    Explanation
    Bedside Manner
    Sinusitis
    9/63
    Ear Infections
    8/63
    Nasal Blockage
    6/63
    Head & Neck Lumps
    3/63
    Ear Nose and Throat Specialists (ENT)
    2/63
    Vertigo
    2/63
    Ear and throat
    1/63
    Head & Neck Tumours
    1/63
    Headaches
    1/63
    Home Epley Manoeuvre
    1/63
    Investigation regarding TMJ
    1/63
    Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Problems
    1/63
    Throat lymph
    1/63
    Vocal Cord Disorders
    1/63
    Vocal Fold/Laryngoscopy
    1/63
    Vocal chord investigation
    1/63
    microlaryngoscopy
    1/63
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    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Home Epley Manoeuvre Vertigo
    Immediately felt at ease and was able to explain all my symptoms freely. Everything was explained to me in great detail.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Head & Neck Lumps
    A clear and thorough doctor, who alleviated all my fears and gave me a clear plan of action during our consultation. Would recommend him many times over.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Sinusitis
    Excellent consultation, warm but professional.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Sinusitis
    Mr Zaid Awad was very efficient and re-assuring regarding my sinus problems
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Vocal Fold/Laryngoscopy
    Mr Awad was very considerate and thorough during the appointment. Highly recommended.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Ear Infections Head & Neck Tumours
    I had an extremely positive experience with Mr Awad. He was very attentive, kind and took his time to listen to the issues I’ve been having. He read all my previous reports, thoroughly assessed me and explained everything very clearly. He is clearly very knowledgeable and I left understanding what my issues were and what my next steps should be. I would highly recommend him!
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Head & Neck Lumps
    Mr Zaid Awad is brilliant professional who explains things in an easy to understand manor. He inspires confidence I am getting best possible treatment.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Vertigo
    Dr. Ahead was very conscientious, listened carefully and also explained everything in detail, which helps build trust early on.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Vocal chord investigation Vocal Cord Disorders
    A positive experience.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Sinusitis Nasal Blockage
    Professional explain my problems in problem in detail 😭😭😭
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    Other Reviews

    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 4 doctors for:
    4

    Ear Nose & Throat Surgery

    Mr Hani Abdul-Jabar
    Mr Hani Abdul-Jabar
    Orthopaedic Surgery

    24-04-2021

    Mr Awad is an an accomplished surgeon who is highly trained and delivers excellent care quality to a breadth of ENT disorders. He is very approachable and has very pleasant and professional manners.

    For specialty: Ear Nose & Throat Surgery
    For conditions: Swallowing Disorder (Dysphagia), Noisy Breathing, Thyroid Problems, Head & Neck Tumours, Epistaxis (Nose Bleeding), Tonsillitis, Tonsil and Adenoid Infections, Ear Wax, Sinusitis, Nasal Polyps, Dermoid Cysts
    For procedures: Head and Neck Surgery, Sinus Surgery, Septoplasty, Tonsillectomy, Microscopic Laryngeal Surgery, Functional Nasal Surgery, Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery (FESS), Balloon Sinuplasty, Stopping Nose Bleeds (Nasal Cautery), Head and Neck Cancer Surgery, Thyroid Surgery
    Connection: Is a colleague
    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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