Mr Priy Silva



GMC number: 4611402

Practicing since: 1999


ENT (Otolaryngology)

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  • Wednesday evening
  • Other days and times by arrangement
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Priy graduated from Medical School in 1999, completing his higher surgical training in Manchester working with a number of leaders in the field of ENT Head and Neck surgery. He subsequently undertook a two year period of postgraduate research in head and neck cancer at the Christie Cancer Centre leading to the award of an MD.

He has undertaken two advanced surgical fellowships in Head and Neck surgery initially for two years in Oxford and then a further year in Australia. 

He then returned to the UK in 2013 to join the Oxford Head and Neck Unit. 

Priy is now Chair of the Head and Neck Cancer Alliance Group for the Thames Valley Network. He is also Governance Lead for ENT-Head and Neck Surgery. 

Priy is able to undertake the full range of ENT Practice however also has a sub speciality interest in cancers of the head and neck as well as anterior and lateral skullbase.

Other interests

Priy is trained to a high level within the field of general ENT and has a subspecialist interest in both benign and malignant head and neck problems.

Personal interests

When not working, Priy enjoys spending time with his wife and young family.

Treatments and tests offered by Mr Priy Silva at Nuffield Health

  • Bronchoscopy
  • Endoscopic sinus surgery
  • Submandibular gland removal
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Grommet insertion
  • Middle ear surgery
  • Craniofacial reconstruction

Locations Mr Priy Silva works with

Related experience


Priy undertook a two year piece of formative research in head and neck cancer at the Christie Cancer Hospital leading to the award of a doctorate (MD) from the University of Manchester in 2007.

He has published in excess of 25 articles, co-authored three book chapters and presented his work at both national and international meetings.

Priy has an active interest in surgical teaching, both at undergraduate and postgraduate level.


  • Royal College of Surgeons
  • British Association of Head &amp
  • Neck Oncologists
  • British Medical Association
  • ENT-UK

Other posts held

  • Consultant ENT Surgeon, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust

Insurers Mr Priy Silva works with

Mr Priy Silva works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Bupa On Demand
  • Cigna
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Freedom Health
  • Health-on-Line
  • HealthFund
  • PHC
  • SecureHealth
  • Simplyhealth
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • Westfield Health WPA
  • WPA


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

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

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