Practice Manager: (0751) 9070640

Mr Iain Hathorn

Mr Iain Hathorn

GMC Registration 6025696


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

Special Interests


Nasal and Sinus disease – benign and malignant

Balloon sinuplasty

Endoscopic sinus surgery and extended applications (frontal, lacrimal, orbital, skull base surgery)

Septorhinoplasty surgery

General ENT


Professional Bodies


Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
ENT Scotland (Chair of Rhinology Subgroup 2016-2018)
British Rhinological Society (Council member and Scottish representative 2015 – 2021)

European Rhinological Society

Medical Defence Union

British Medical Association


Professional Profile


Undergraduate training


University of Bristol


ENT Training


Higher Surgical Training - East of Scotland (Edinburgh, Dundee, Inverness)


Sub-specialist Fellowship training


Endoscopic Sinus and Skull Base Surgery Fellowship, St. Paul’s Sinus Centre, Vancouver

Advanced Rhinology Training, Ninewells Hospital, Dundee


Other activity


Associate Director of Medical Education, NHS Lothian, Edinburgh (2019 – 2021)
Undergraduate Lead, NHS Lothian, Edinburgh (2014 – 2021)

Clinical Supervisor ENT and GP trainees, Edinburgh

Examiner for MRCS (ENT)

Examiner Finals Examination, MBChB, University of Edinburgh

Clinic Times

Spire Shawfair Park Monday 2-5pm/5-8pm alternating weeks