Mr Edward Chisholm

Qualifications

MB BS, MD, FRCS (ORL-HNS)

GMC number: 4629160

Practicing since: 1999

Specialties

ENT (Otolaryngology)

Consultation times

  • Friday 08:00 - 12:00
  • Overview

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0300 1311418

About

Mr Chisholm is a Consultant ENT surgeon based in Taunton. His undergraduate training was at Imperial College, London. He completed his specialist ENT training in London, including posts at The Royal National, Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital, Great Ormond Street, Imperial College Hospitals and The Royal Marsden. He was awarded a sponsorship to visit pioneering centres in New York and Sao Paulo.

Although a general ENT surgeon, Mr Chisholm has developed advanced skills in the management of complex sino-nasal problems, thyroid and parathyroid disorders and techniques to reduce snoring, which include laser treatments.

Other interests

  • Medical and surgical management of nasal conditions
  • Thyroid and parathyroid surgery
  • Snoring treatments
  • Middle ear problems
  • Neck and throat disorders
  • Conditions affecting the salivary glands
  • Sinus problems including balloon sinuplasty
  • Paediatric ENT

Personal interests

He is a keen dinghy sailor and was invited to represent Cornwall at the Celtic Olympics. Mr Chisholm enjoys cycling, skiing and photography when time allows but his two little daughters keep him busy.

Treatments and tests offered by Mr Edward Chisholm at Nuffield Health

  • Adenoidectomy
  • Deviated septum (Septoplasty)
  • Head and neck oncology
  • Polypectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Submandibular gland removal
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Grommet insertion
  • Larynx diagnostic endoscopy
  • Turbinectomy

Locations Mr Edward Chisholm works with

Related experience

Research

During his specialist training he was awarded a medical doctorate (MD) for work on gene therapy for head and neck cancer at Cancer Research UK. This work was further recognised through the award of the prestigious Otolaryngology Research Society Angel James prize. Mr Chisholm is the first author on over 20 peer-reviewed publications and have co-authored a Cochrane review.

Memberships

  • Royal College of Surgeons of England
  • Royal Society of Medicine
  • British Medical Association
  • British Association of Endocrine and Thyroid Surgeons
  • British Rhinological Society
  • Otolaryngology Research Society
  • ENT-UK

Other post held

  • Consultant ENT Surgeon, Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust

Insurers Mr Edward Chisholm works with

Mr Edward Chisholm works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • APRIL
  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Bupa On Demand
  • Childsure
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • ESMI
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Freedom Health
  • Health-on-Line
  • HealthFund
  • InterGlobal
  • Medical Care Direct
  • PHC
  • Simplyhealth
  • Universal Provident
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • Westfield Health WPA
  • WPA

Declaration

Mr Edward Chisholm does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Mr Edward Chisholm does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

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