Mr Theodoros Valsamakis

Qualifications

MBBS, M.Sc., FEB (ORL-H&N), FRCS(Glasg)

GMC number: 7165962

Practicing since: 2003

Specialties

ENT (Otolaryngology), Paediatrics

Consultation times

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About

Mr Valsamakis graduated from medical school in 2003 and completed his higher surgical training in ENT in 2013. Following this, he completed a fellowship in the specialist area of Head and Neck conditions as well as a Rhinology Fellowship at Queen Elizabeth University Hospital in Glasgow. He also completed a Paediatric airway fellowship in Birmingham Children's Hospital.  

Since 2016, Mr Valsamakis has been part of the ENT department at the University Hospitals of Leicester, offering his services to the Paediatric ENT population as well as to Rhinology patients through his substantive post. 

Mr Valsamakis adheres to GMC guidelines following all the necessary protocols including the appraisal and re-validation process for the benefit of his patients. 

Special interests

  • Paediatric and Adult nasal and sinus disorders
  • Endoscopic sinus surgery (FESS)
  • Rhinoplasty
  • Paediatric Airway disorders
  • Tonsils and Adenoids
  • Obstructive sleep apnea
  • Drooling and secretion control
  • Prominent ears
  • Thyroglossal and preauricular anomalies
  • Tongue ties
  • Nosebleeds

Other interests

  • Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia (HHT)
  • Primary ciliary dyskinesia (PCD)
  • Cystic fibrosis (CF)

Treatments and tests offered by Mr Theodoros Valsamakis at Nuffield Health

  • Turbinectomy
  • Polypectomy
  • Ear pinning cosmetic surgery (Pinnaplasty)
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Deviated septum (Septoplasty)
  • Functional endoscopic sinus surgery (FESS)
  • Antral washout
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Excision of skin lesion
  • Frenotomy
  • Rhinoplasty (or nose reshaping)
  • Endoscopic sinus surgery
  • Adult audiology hearing aid provision
  • Diagnostic endoscopy
  • Otoplasty (ear correction / ear repositioning)
  • Head and neck surgery
  • Grommet insertion

Locations Mr Theodoros Valsamakis works with

Related experience

Memberships

  • British Society of Rhinoplasty Surgeons
  • British Rhinology Society
  • European Rhinology Society
  • European Society of Paediatric Otolaryngology

Other post held

  • Consultant Paediatric and Adult Otolaryngologist, University Hospitals of Leicester

Insurers Mr Theodoros Valsamakis works with

Mr Theodoros Valsamakis works with the following private medical insurance providers:

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

Declaration

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

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

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