New appointment: £200
Follow-up appointment: £150
Mr Raj Lakhani is a Consultant Ear, Nose and Throat Surgeon (adult and paediatric) with a specialist interest in Rhinology and Facial Plastic Surgery.
Mr Lakhani completed his undergraduate medical training at St Bartholomew’s and the Royal London School of Medicine and Dentistry. He was awarded the Drapers Company Prize for academic achievement and the Research Advisory Board Award for his intercalated Bachelor's degree in Sports & Exercise Medicine. To further his skills he trained in specialist tertiary and quaternary rhinology centres including Guy’s & St Thomas’ and St George's Hospitals. Further specialist training was undertaken through observerships at the world-renowned Hirslanden Klink, Zurich and the Clinica del Viso in Milan. Mr Lakhani further enhanced his skills through an additional year of dedicated specialist training in rhinology and facial plastic surgery at St George's Hospital.
Mr Lakhani has developed a strong interest in clinical research. He has published almost 30 peer-reviewed articles and has given 50 scientific presentations worldwide. He has been awarded prizes for his clinical research including the ‘Best Short Paper’ prize from the Royal Society of Medicine. In 2016 he was shortlisted for the Royal Society of Medicine national ‘Trainee of the Year’ award.
Mr Lakhani strives to deliver the highest standards of patient care. He regularly receives positive feedback from patients regarding his excellent communication and listening skills. This, in combination with his clinical acumen, allows him to provide care of the very highest standard.
Nose re-shaping (Nose job)
Endoscopic sinus surgery
Functional endoscopic sinus surgery
Balloon sinuplasty (minimally invasive)
Eustachian tuboplasty for blocked ears and ear pressure symptoms
Microsuction (ear wax removal)
Examination and treatment of voice problem
Primary Medical Qualification
MB BS 2006 University of London
Specialist Register entry date
Otolaryngology From 05 Oct 2016
MSc (Evidence Based Healthcare) University College London (UCL) 2017
FRCS (ORL-HNS) - Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England Royal College of Surgeons of England 2014
MRCS - Member of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 2010
DO-HNS - Diploma in Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 2010
BSc (Sports & Exercise Medicine) University of London 2004
Ear Nose & Throat Surgery
I have known Mr Raj Lakhani for many years. He has a well-respected surgeon and very approachable personality. Raj is a knowledgeable and conscientious rhinologist, who always puts his patients first. His gentle manner and approach to patients are exemplary and I would certainly recommend him to any of my family members without hesitation.
Raj is an extremely proficient ENT surgeon and an expert facial plastic surgeon. He is well trained, conscientious and safe. I would confidently recommend him to friends and family.
Mr. Lakhani is a perfect colleague. He has a fantastic approach to patients both in terms of clinical acumen as well as his manner and communication skills.
Local Rhinology Colleague