Mr Khalid Ghufoor graduated from the Royal London Hospital School of Medicine in London in 1990 and gained Fellowship of The Royal College of Surgeons in 1995. He trained in Otolaryngology, working in several ENT departments in North London, where he developed specialist skills in minimal access surgery for cancers of the larynx, pharynx and oral cavity. Mr Ghufoor also worked at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery.
Dr Ghufoor took on a Consultant role at St Bartholemew's and the Royal London Hospitals in 2002, and he is now Lead Clinician and Head of the ENT, Head and Neck Surgery Department at St Bartholemew's Hospital.
Khalid became Honorary Senior Lecturer at Queen Mary Westfield Medical College and The Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital in 2006 and he is also the ENT Training Programme Director for North Thames in the London Deanery and a Clinical Tutor at The Royal College of Surgeons England.
Dr Ghufoor's primary interest is in Head and Neck cancer surgery, but he also has an interest in general adult and paediatric ENT. He specialises in throat problems, sleep apnoea, voice disorders, and tumours of the pharynx, larynx, thyroid and salivary glands. He supplements conventional surgical techniques with endoscopic transoral laser techniques.