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Mr Asad Qayyum

Consultant ENT Surgeon,


  • Ear
  • Nose and Throat


Asad Qayyum is a Consultant ENT Surgeon at the Peterborough City Hospital. Prior to his appointment at Peterborough he has worked as an ENT Consultant in Scotland. He completed his junior ENT training at the St. Mary’s Hospital London and was appointed as a Specialist Registrar in ENT on the East of England training scheme.

Asad has also performed research on the genetics of hearing loss and spent a year at the Sanger Genome Institute in Cambridge.

Asad was appointed as the International Otology Fellow at the Royal Darwin Hospital in the Northern Territory of Australia, where he specialised in advanced stage ear problems. On return from Australia he spent time on the Otology Unit at the Addenbrookes Hospital, formalising his overseas training and learning the skills of Implantation in children and adults with hearing disabilities.

Asad enjoys all facets of ENT surgery but his special interests are: snoring/sleep disorders, voice disorders,allergy/nasal/sinus problems, sinus surgery, nasal surgery, throat/swallowing problems and neck lumps diagnostics.

Qualifications and memberships

Area of interest

Diseases involving noses and sinuses: Nasal Polyps, Nasal Blockage (FESS Surgery), Deviated Nasal Septum (Septoplasty), Allergies and Smell problems

Cosmetic and Functional Surgery for the nose (rhinoplasty)

Surgery for correction of Bat Ears (pinnaplasty)

Snoring Problems

Diseases involving ears: Perforated ear drum Surgery, Cholesteatoma Surgery, Hearing reconstruction Surgery. (All these Surgeries are performed via the pioneering method of key hole approach in majority of the cases)

Glue ear Surgery (grommets)

Tonsillectomy and Adenoidectomy

Dizziness (Balance problems)

Diseases involving Throat and Tonsils.

Benign diseases involving the Salivary and Neck Glands

Skin lesions involving the head and neck


Royal College of Surgeon England — 2010


Royal College of Surgeons and Physicians Glasgow — 2002


Royal College of Surgeons England — 2002


Royal College of Surgeons Ireland — 2001

Professional Memberships
  • Royal College of Surgeons of England
  • Royal College of Surgeons and Physicians Glasgow