A/PROFESSORDr Narinder Singh

Ear Nose & Throat (ENT) Specialist Surgeon
Specialising in the NOSE and SINUSES
Clinical Associate Professor, University of Sydney
Head of ENT Dept, Westmead Adult Hospital

Dr Narinder Singh

Dr Singh is one of only a handful of Australian surgeons to be fully registered as an ENT specialist in both Australia and the United Kingdom (see Medical Board of Australia Website and UK General Medical Council Website)

Dr Singh is the only Australian ENT surgeon to have been awarded a 3 year fully-funded nose, sinus and rhinoplasty fellowship at the world-renowned Guy's and St Thomas' Hospitals in London, England.

Patients

  • Dr Singh treats ADULTS and CHILDREN
  • Dr Singh treats patients from all over Sydney, country NSW, Interstate and even Overseas (Many of Dr Singh’s patients are referred by other ENT surgeons)

AwardsCurrent Appointments

Qualifications

  • MBBS (Medical degree) - The University of Sydney, Australia
  • MS (Master of Surgery) - The University of Sydney, Australia
  • Student Electives - Yale University, Connecticut, USA and McGill University, Montreal, Canada
  • Internship and Basic Surgical Training - Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney
  • FRACS (ORL-HNS) - Fellowship of the Royal Australian College of Surgeons in Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery (ENT)
  • Nose and Sinus Fellowship (3 years) - Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospitals, London, England and King’s College, London, England

Dr Singh is one of only a handful of Australian surgeons to be fully registered as an ENT specialist in both Australia and the United Kingdom (see Medical Board of Australia Website and UK General Medical Council Website)

Dr Singh is the only Australian ENT surgeon to have been awarded a 3 year fully-funded nose, sinus and rhinoplasty fellowship at the world-renowned Guy's and St Thomas' Hospitals in London, England.

Specialising in

  • Nose and Sinus conditions
  • Endoscopic sinus surgery, including Complex, Advanced and Revision cases
  • Blocked nose surgery
  • Snoring and OSA (Obstructive Sleep Apnoea) surgery
  • Rhinoplasty (nose re-shaping), including Caucasian, Non-Caucasian and Complex cases
  • Deviated Septum surgery
  • Turbinate surgery
  • Nasal Polyps
  • Broken Nose surgery
  • Anterior Skull Base surgery
  • Endoscopic (keyhole) surgery for tumours of the nose, sinuses, and anterior skull base
  • Computerised Surgical Navigation ("GPS" for surgery)
  • Children's ENT (Tonsils, adenoids, grommets, turbinates)

Background

Dr Singh grew up on his family’s farm near Griffith in country NSW. He attended his local country high school and was awarded the Premier’s Medal for the Higher School Certificate.

Research Awards

Dr Singh has been awarded the degree of “Master of Surgery” by The University of Sydney, with laboratory experiments undertaken at King’s College, London, UK.

His research has been funded by the UK Government (Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust), along with three separate research grants:

  1. The Garnett Passe and Rodney Williams Foundation Trust Grant-In-Aid
  2. The University of Sydney John B Moore Memorial Scholarship
  3. The University of Sydney Vernon Barling Memorial Fellowship

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