Mr Okechukwu Okonkwo

Qualifications

MBBS, MRes (distinction), FRCS, ORL-HNS

GMC number: 6134998

Practising since: 2007

Consultation times

  • Week 2 Monday
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About

Mr Okonkwo has over 10 years’ expertise in Ear Nose and Throat (ENT) surgery and is a fellow of the royal college of surgeons England and a member of national (ENTUK) and European (ERS) ENT governing bodies.


Both his private and NHS practice is based in the South West of England and he is fellowship trained with an interest in general adult ENT, specifically:


  • Sinus and nasal polyp surgery
  • Septal surgery         
  • Smell and taste disorders
  • Cryotherapy for nasal problems
  • Skin cancer of the face or neck
  • Rhinoplasty
  • Allergy (hayfever).
  • Hearing disorders
  • Swallowing disorders


Mr. Okonkwo is known for his patient-centered approach and personalized care. He works closely with his patients to develop individualized treatment plans that are tailored to their specific needs. He uses the latest technology such as cryotherapy and balloon sinuplasty and also stays up to date with surgical techniques to ensure that his patients receive the best possible care.

Patient reviews of Mr. Okonkwo's practice highlight his expertise, professionalism, and caring approach. If you are looking for an experienced and compassionate ENT surgeon in the

UK, contact Mr. Okonkwo’s practice today to schedule a consultation.

Personal interests

Travel, Fitness, Competitive Sports


Languages spoken

English

Treatments and tests offered by Mr Okechukwu Okonkwo at Nuffield Health

  • Turbinectomy
  • Rhinoplasty (or nose reshaping)
  • Endoscopic sinus surgery
  • Deviated septum (Septoplasty)
  • Cryotherapy
  • Larynx diagnostic endoscopy (or laryngoscopy)
  • Diagnostic endoscopy
  • Allergy testing
  • Grommet insertion
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Excision of skin lesion

Locations Mr Okechukwu Okonkwo works with

Related experience

Research

Mr Okonkwo has completed a masters in research and biomedical sciences with distinction and is actively involved in medical research. He recruits patients to both national research trials and is an honorary lecturer at the University of Bristol. He is published in peer reviewed medical journals.

Memberships

  • Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons England
  • Member ENTUK
  • Member European Rhinology Society

Other posts held

  • ENT Consultant
  • Gloucestershire Royal Hospital

Insurers Mr Okechukwu Okonkwo works with

Mr Okechukwu Okonkwo works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA Health
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • Westfield Health WPA

Declaration

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

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

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