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Mr Richard Adamson

Mr Richard Adamson

MB.BS, FRCSEd(ORL-HNS), MSc, DMI
GMC Specialist Register 4100409

 

Appointments

Consultant ENT Surgeon, University Department of ENT Surgery, Edinburgh
Honorary Senior Lecturer, Edinburgh University
Consultant ENT Surgeon, Spire Hospitals, Edinburgh
Consultant ENT Surgeon, The Edinburgh Clinic, Edinburgh

 

Special Interests

Swallowing and voice disorders
Salivary gland problems
Thyroid problems/cancers
Neck lumps
Premalignant disease (dyplasia) of the voice box

 

Professional Bodies

Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
ENT UK
British Association of Endocrine and Thyroid Surgeons
British Laryngological Society
ENT Scotland
South-East Scotland Cancer Network
Edinburgh Endocrinology Centre, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh
Medical and Dental Defense Union of Scotland


Professional Profile

Undergraduate training

University of Newcastle upon Tyne

Postgraduate academic achievements

MSc in advanced Speech and Swallowing Research, Newcastle University
Postgraduate Diploma in Medical Informatics (RCSEd)

ENT Training

Newcastle
Edinburgh and Dundee (East of Scotland training rotation)

Subspecialist Fellowship Training

University Department of ENT, Christchurch New Zealand
Observational Fellowship - Department of ENT, Iowa University Hospital, Iowa, USA

Other activity

Member of the South East Scotland Thyroid multidisciplinary team
Educational and Clinical Supervisor for ENT trainees in Edinburgh
Member of the ENTUK expert panel
External advisor and advisor mentor - Academy of Medical Royal Colleges and Faculties in Scotland

Clinics

Thursday afternoons at the Edinburgh Clinic - ENT clinic and one stop neck lump clinic
Thursday mornings at the Spire Murrayfield Hospital

Contact

richard.adamson@EdinburghENT.com