Mr John Shotton

MB BCh, FRCS (Eng)

  • Specialities ENT (Otolaryngology)
  • Telephone 01892 531111
  • Year of first qualification 1980
  • Email
  • Languages spoken


  • GMC Number 2660150
  • Fax 01892 515689


Mr Shotton is an ENT Consultant with special interest in thyroid surgery and head and neck cancer.


  • Weekly Friday 09:00 - 13:00


Current posts

  • Consultant Otolaryngologist Head and Neck Surgeon, Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust


Personal interests

Squash, tennis, triathlon and sailing.

Member of

  • British Association of Otolaryngologists
  • British Association of Head and Neck Oncologists
  • West Kent Thyroid Oncology Group
  • West Kent Neck Oncology Group


Research papers since 2004 include:

  1. "How do we do it? Implementing change - a multi-centre audit of an evidence-based protocol on post-thyroidectomy calcium maintenance."; Gillett D, Fahmy F, F Liew L, Massey S, Shotton J C; Accepted by Clinical Otolaryngology and Allied Sciences; 2006.
  2. "Management of serum calcium levels in post-thyroidectomy patients."; Fahmy F F, Gillett D, Lolen Y, Shotton J C; Clinical Otolaryngology and Allied Sciences; 2004: 29 (6): 735-739.