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Skull Base

Cambridge Skull Base Unit

We have a large multidisciplinary team in the ENT department covering a range of specialities.


ENT (Skull base)
  • Mr Patrick Axon – Consultant ENT Surgeon, with special interest in skull base, NF2 and hearing implant surgery
  • Mr James Tysome - Consultant ENT Surgeon
  • Mr Neil Donnelly - Consultant ENT Surgeon
  • Mr Professor Manohar Bance - Consultant ENT Surgeon
  • Mr Rishi Sharma - Consultant ENT Surgeon, with special interest in anterior work
  • Mr Robert Macfarlane – Consultant Neurosurgeon
  • Mr Richard Mannion - Consultant Neurosurgeon
  • Mr Adel Helmy – Consultant Neurosurgeon
  • Mr Mathew Guilfoyle – Consultant Neurosurgeon
Skull Base specialist nurses
  • Sr Juliette Buttimore (ENT)
  • Sr Nicola Gamazo (ENT)
  • Sr Indu Lawes (Neurosurgery)
  • Dr Dan Scoffings – Consultant Neuro-radiologist
  • Dr Tilak Das – Consultant Neuro-radiologist
  • Dr Kieren Allinson – Consultant Histopathologist
  • Dr Dominic O’Donovan - Consultant Histopathologist
Plastic surgery
  • Mr Richard Price - Consultant Facial Plastic Surgeon
  • Dr Sarah Jefferies – Consultant Clinical Oncologist
  • Dr Simon Duke – Consultant Clinical Oncologist
  • Ms Kate Burton – Consultant Radiographer
  • Miss Brinda Muthusamy - Consultant Neuro-ophthalmologist
  • Dr Richard Knight - Head of vestibular service within the audiology department
  • Mrs Tamara Lamb - Senior Audiologist