Dr Shashi Singh

MB BS, FRACS (ORL-HNS), MS (ORL-HNS)

Positions Held:

Visiting Ear Nose and Throat, Head and Neck Specialist at:

Gosford Hospital (a teaching hospital of the University of Newcastle)
North Gosford Private Hospital
Berkeley Vale Private Hospital
Brisbane Waters Private Hospital

Conjoint teacher, Otolaryngology, University of Newcastle

Fields of expertise

General otolaryngology, head and neck surgery
Thyroid surgery and Salivary gland
Allergy
Skin Cancer
Balloon Sinuplasty

Special interests

Pediatric ENT disorders – including treatment of tonsillitis, sleep apnoea, deafness and ear infections, hayfever and sinus disease
Sinusitis and nasal disorders
Snoring and sleep apnoea
Ear disorders – including deafness, dizziness, vertigo, tinnitus, infections, benign and malignant tumours
Facial Plastic and Cosmetic surgery – Rhinoplasty and Otoplasty
Thyroid surgery
Voice disorders
Teaching, both undergraduate and postgraduate

Special Services Offered

Audiology
Allergy Clinic
Upper airway endoscopy
Nerve monitoring during surgery (facial nerve, laryngeal nerves)

Education

Resident  Medical Officer – Kuala Lumpur
Surgical Registrar – Kuala Lumpur
ENT, Head and Neck Registrar - Kuala Lumpur - achieved the qualification of "Master of Surgery in Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery"
ENT Fellow - Auckland, New Zealand - achieved the Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, while doing two back to back subspecialty fellowships

Previous ENT, H&N Consultant Positions

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Auckland, New Zealand
Gosford, Australia

Professional Society Memberships

Australian Society of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery
New Zealand Society of ORL HNS

Non-professional interests

Reading, Soccer

Languages

English
Malay, Indonesian
Hindi, Punjabi
Access to Mandarin Chinese and Korean