John Hamilton's surgery


Mr Hamilton has a specialist interest in Ear Surgery in both adults and children. He also provides a core ENT service. He is well known for his use of audit to objectively analyse and improve his surgery.

This page lists procedures performed by Mr Hamilton. There are are links to pages that explain how Mr Hamilton gets very good results for his patients where indicated by the coloured bullet point.

External ear surgery

  • Meatoplasty
  • Canalplasty
  • Reconstruction of ear canal
  • Pinnaplasty

Middle ear surgery

Inner ear surgery (otoneurosurgery)

  • Gentamicin infusion for Meniere's Disease
  • Resurfacing for Dehiscent Superior Semicircular Canal
  • Facial nerve decompression
  • Repair of CSF fistula

Skull Base Surgery

  • Glomus tumour surgery (including Infratemporal fossa A approach)
  • Epidermoid cysts of temporal bone / petrous apex
  • Tumours of external ear canal and middle ear
  • Infratemporal fossa tumours

Core ENT Surgery

  • Tonsillectomy
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Septoplasty
  • Endoscopic sinus and polyp surgery

Outpatient procedures

  • Ear wax removal (without syringing)
  • Cleaning and treatment of discharging ears
  • Epley manoevre
  • Endoscopic examination of nose and throat