Mr Todd Kanzara


LLB (Hons), MBBS, MRCS(ENT), FRCS (ORL-HNS), PGCert Med. ED, PG Cert Voice Pedagogy (distinction)

GMC number: 7092313

Practising since: 2011


ENT (Otolaryngology)

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Mr Kanzara was appointed as an ENT Consultant at the Countess of Chester in 2021 after completing a rigorous ENT training programme in the Northwest of England. His primary clinical interests include thyroid and parathyroid surgery, swallowing, and voice disorders. Notably, after completing his ENT training, he pursued further training in voice disorders at the Voice Study Centre. Mr Kanzara provides a comprehensive patient-centred ENT service for adults and children.

Mr Kanzara regularly attends the regional Head and Neck and Thyroid cancer multidisciplinary team meetings. His commitment to excellence is further demonstrated by regular audits of his practice against national guidelines. He has numerous research publications in scientific journals and has presented his work nationally and internationally. Mr. Kanzara is deeply committed to shaping the future of ENT healthcare by training the next generation of surgeons. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England and is on the GMC's Specialist Register for Otolaryngology.

Mr Kanzara obtained a law degree before his medical training. This gives him a unique perspective in ENT, and he keeps abreast of the latest treatment and medicolegal developments in his field, a commitment he upholds through his work as an expert witness. .

Special interests

  • Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery
  • Voice and Swallowing

Treatments and tests offered by Mr Todd Kanzara at Nuffield Health

  • Polypectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Deviated septum (Septoplasty)
  • Head and neck oncology
  • Functional endoscopic sinus surgery (FESS)
  • Antral washout
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Excision of skin lesion
  • Frenotomy
  • Endoscopic sinus surgery
  • Diagnostic endoscopy
  • Adult audiology hearing aid provision
  • Head and neck surgery
  • Grommet insertion
  • Middle ear surgery

Locations Mr Todd Kanzara works with


    Wrexham Road, Chester, CH4 7QP

    01244 680 444
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  1. Kanzara T, Rotman A, Kinshuck AJ, Al Yaghchi C, Yi Tan M, Yu C, Sandhu G, Endoscopic Management of Idiopathic Subglottic Stenosis in Pregnancy.Obstetric Medicine. Feb 2021.doi:10.1177/1753495X21991407
  2. Hampton T, Allan J , Pearson D, Emerson H, Jones GH, Junaid M, Kanzara T ,Lau AS Siau, Williams SP, Wilkie MD. A multi-centre analysis of a decade of endoscopic pharyngeal pouch surgery in Cheshire and Merseyside. J Laryngol Otol 2020 3;1-6. doi: 10.1017/S0022215120002224
  3. Multicenter Study: Integrate (The National ENT Trainee Research Network) Nasal Packs for Epistaxis: Predictors of Success. Clin Otolaryngol. 2020 ;45(5):659-666. doi: 10.1111/coa.13555. Epub 2020 Jun 5
  4. Kanzara T, Ford A, Fleming E, De S. Hearing aid uptake in children with unilateral microtia and canal atresia: a comparison between a tertiary centre and peripheral centres. J Int Adv Otol 2020; 16: 73-76 DOI: 10.5152/iao.2020.5509
  5. Kanzara T, Walijee H, Sheikh R, Lau A, Temple R. Soft tissue outcomes in percutaneous bone anchored hearing implant surgery at a tertiary referral centre. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2019 Nov;276(11):3067-3072. doi: 10.1007/s00405-019-05609-z. Epub 2019 Aug 26.
  6. Multicenter Study: Integrate (The National ENT Trainee Research Network) Epistaxis and mortality. J Laryngol Otol. 2018 Dec;132(12):1061-1066. doi: 10.1017/S0022215118002013. Epub 2018 Nov 20.
  7. Multicenter Study: Integrate (National ENT Trainee Research Network) Epistaxis 2016: national audit of management. J Laryngol Otol. 2017 Dec;131(12):1131-1141. doi: 10.1017/S002221511700202X.
  8. Unadkat S, Kanzara T, Watters G. Necrotising otitis externa in the immunocompetent patient: case series. J Laryngol Otol. 2018 Jan;132(1):71-74. doi: 10.1017/S0022215117002237. Epub 2017 Nov 27.
  9. Early years postgraduate surgical training programmes in the UK are failing to meet national quality standards: An analysis from the ASiT/BOTA Lost Tribe prospective cohort study of 2,569 surgical trainees. Writing group; Project steering group; ASiT/BOTA Lost Tribe Study Group. Int J Surg. 2017 Oct 14. pii: S1743-9191(17)31327-4. doi: 10.1016/j.ijsu.2017.09.074. [Epub ahead of print] (C0-Author)
  10. Kanzara T, Virk JS. Diagnostic performance of high-resolution computed tomography in otosclerosis - a systematic review. World J Clin Cases. 2017 Jul 16;5(7):286-291. doi: 10.12998/wjcc.v5.i7.286
  11. Kanzara T, Virk JS. Owa T. Meatoplasty: A novel technique and mini review. World J Otorhinolaryngol 2016; 6(3): 50-53
  12. Suleman N, Pathmanathan A, Kanzara T, Lane T, Boustead G, Adshead J, Mohan S G, Vasdev N. Compartment syndrome following Robotic Pelvic Urological Surgery: Diagnosis and Management. J Anish Surg 2015 2(1):1-4
  13. Kanzara T, Virk JS, Al-Okhati D, Owa T. An Unusual Parotid Mass. BMJ Case Reports 2015; doi:10.1136/bcr-2014-207205
  14. Kanzara T, Hall A, Virk JS, Leung B, Singh A. Clinical anatomy of the tympanic nerve: A review. World J Otorhinolaryngol 2014; 4(4): 17-22
  15. Kanzara T, Virk JS, Chawda S, Owa AO. Wholly Endoscopic Permeatal Removal of a Petrous Apex Cholesteatoma. Case Rep Otolaryngol. 2014; 2014:18423
  16. Kanzara T, Hall A, Namnyak S, Owa T. Misidentification of Mycobacterium fortuitum in an immunocompetent patient presenting with a unilateral neck mass. BMJ Case Rep. 2014 Apr 17;2014. pii: bcr2014203857. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2014-203857
  17. Cole EM, West A, Davenport R, Naganathar S, Kanzara T, Carey M, Brohi K Can residents be effective trauma team leaders in a major trauma center? Injury. 2013 Jan; 44(1):18-22


  • British Laryngology Association
  • European Laryngology Association
  • British Association of Thyroid and Endocrine Surgery
  • British Rhinology Association
  • British Society of Head and Neck Imaging

Other posts held

  • The Countess of Chester Hospital ENT Consultant

Insurers Mr Todd Kanzara works with

Mr Todd Kanzara works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA Health
  • Aetna
  • Bupa
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)


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

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

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