Mr Anthony Oloruntoba Owa



GMC number: 4163796

Practising since: 2002


ENT (Otolaryngology)

Consultation times

  • Wednesday 09:30-12
  • Friday 18:00-19:30 Weeks 2 & 4


Mr Anthony Owa is a Consultant ENT Surgeon and Neuro-otologist at Nuffield Health Brentwood Hospital. He  specialises in Otolaryngology, ear surgery (including endoscopic ear surgery), rhinology, ENT in children (3yrs+) and adults. He is the designer of the "Owa grommet" - a tiny ventilation tube for the treatment of glue ear (middle ear disease).

After qualifying in medicine at the University of Benin, Nigeria, Mr Owa trained in both London and Cambridge, before joining the North Thames Oto-laryngology specialist training programme in 1997. He later completed a fellowship in Utah, USA, for which he was awarded the American Neuro-otology Society Fellows Award for 2002.

Mr Owa subsequently joined Barking, Havering and Redbridge University NHS Trust in 2003 as an ENT surgeon and Neuro-otologist offering a wide range of surgery, including specialised otology and lateral skull base surgery. He was made a fellow of the West Africa College of Surgeons for his work training ENT surgeons and charity surgical missions. In 2017 he obtained an MSc in medical otology and audiology and spent time offering consultant audiovestibular consultant support to Wood Street childhood hearing centre.
Please see a couple of links below for further information and videos showing ENT procedures.
ENT emergencies encountered in general practice: 
Right endoscopic tympanomastoidectomy RH:

Special interests

  • Endoscopic ear surgery
  • Otoneurology
  • Paediatric ENT
  • Adult ENT surgery
  • Otology (ears)
  • Rhinology (nasal disorders)
  • Sinus procedures incl endoscopic sinus surgery, balance disorders and partoid glands, 
  • Voice disorders - Laryngology

Other interests

Audio vestibular disorders in children an adults (Children from 3years+)

Treatments and tests offered by Mr Anthony Oloruntoba Owa at Nuffield Health

  • Adenoidectomy
  • Functional endoscopic sinus surgery (FESS)
  • Antral washout
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Palatoplasty
  • Rhinoplasty (or nose reshaping)
  • Endoscopic sinus surgery
  • Adult audiology hearing aid provision
  • Mastoid surgery
  • Otoplasty (ear correction / ear repositioning)
  • Submandibular gland removal
  • Grommet insertion
  • Middle ear surgery

Locations Mr Anthony Oloruntoba Owa works with

Related experience


Balance disorders, auditory rehabilitation, skull base surgery


  • ENT UK
  • British Society of Audiology
  • British Skull Society

Insurers Mr Anthony Oloruntoba Owa works with

Mr Anthony Oloruntoba Owa works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Bupa
  • Aetna
  • Aviva Health
  • AXA Health
  • Benenden Health
  • Cigna
  • The Exeter Friendly
  • Healix
  • Healix Healthcare
  • Police Mutual
  • Simplyhealth
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • WPA


Mr Anthony Oloruntoba Owa does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Mr Anthony Oloruntoba Owa does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Mr Anthony Oloruntoba Owa does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.