Mr Furrat Amen

Qualifications

FRCS(ORL-HNS) , DOHNS MSc DIC DCC(Paris)

GMC number: 4622668

Practicing since: 1999

Specialties

ENT (Otolaryngology)

Consultation times

  • Alternate Wednesday 14:15 - 18:00
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01223 370 922

About

Furrat Amen is a Consultant ENT/Head and Neck, and Thyroid surgeon at Peterborough City Hospital and Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge. 

Mr Amen undertakes all aspects of adult and paediatric ENT treatment and surgery. He trained in all aspects of ENT surgery in London and Paris.

He was the international head and neck cancer surgical fellow at the Institut Gustave Roussy, Paris, France’s national and international referral centre for head and neck cancer and thyroid surgery and was awarded the Diploma of Head and Neck Cancer Studies at the University of Paris.

He studied medicine at St. Bartholomew’s Hospital. He was a Specialist Registrar in the North Thames London Rotation based at the Royal National Throat Nose and Ear Hospital, Royal Marsden Hospital and Great Ormond Street Hospital, London. He completed genetics research at the Hammersmith Hospital, London, and was awarded a Masters degree in Surgical Sciences from Imperial College, London. 

He has expertise in all forms of adult and paediatric ENT Surgery, head and neck cancer, thyroid surgery, ear surgery, cosmetic and functional rhinoplasty, sinus disease.

Special interests

ENT, head and neck surgery, thyroid surgery, rhinology and rhinoplasty, otology.

Personal interests

Mr Amen is married with two children and enjoys graphics design, travel and writing poetry. 

Languages spoken

Mr Amen is fluent in French and Arabic.

Treatments and tests offered by Mr Furrat Amen at Nuffield Health

  • Mole removal
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Head and neck oncology
  • Facial surgery
  • Skin surgery
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Rhinoplasty (or nose reshaping)
  • Fine needle biopsy
  • Mastoid surgery
  • Skin cancer surgery
  • Middle ear surgery
  • Nasal polypectomy
  • Septorhinoplasty
  • Turbinectomy
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Functional endoscopic sinus surgery (FESS)
  • Deviated septum (Septoplasty)
  • Ear drum repair (Myringoplasty)
  • Parotid surgery
  • Parotid gland removal (parotidectomy)
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Excision of skin lesion
  • Endoscopic sinus surgery
  • Adult audiology hearing aid provision
  • Microsuction of ear canal
  • Head and neck surgery
  • Thyroid surgery
  • Grommet insertion
  • Larynx diagnostic endoscopy

Locations Mr Furrat Amen works with

Related experience

Research

Mr Amen is currently leading a multicentre translational genetics cancer research project allowing for personalised cancer treatment based at the Institute of Cancer Research, London.

He has written 24 publications mainly in the field of tumour genetics and HPV and head and neck cancer.

Memberships

  • Royal College of Surgeons of England

Other post held

  • Peterborough City Hospital at Addenbrooke’s Hospital
  • Royal Society of Medicine

Insurers Mr Furrat Amen works with

Mr Furrat Amen works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Bupa On Demand
  • Cigna
  • Health-on-Line
  • InterGlobal

Declaration

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

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

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