Mr Simon Gane is a Consultant Rhinologist and ENT Surgeon with over ten years of training and qualifications. His special interests include rhinology, nasal inflammatory disease, smell disorders, benign nasal tumours, surgery of the sinuses, nose and anterior base skull and Hereditary Haemorrhagic Telangiecastia (HHT). Simon is also the ENT surgeon for Moorfields Eye Hospital and practices at the Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital in London, UK.
Mr Gane qualified for medicine in 1996 at the University of Cape Town, South Africa, and went on to gain his post graduate qualifications, including specialist surgical training in the North Thames Deanery, under Professor Valerie Lund. During this time, Mr. Gane gained fellowship with the Royal College of Surgeons, England and membership the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh. Simon is also well respected in the scientific research community, with over 30 peer reviewed publications and book chapters on rhinology and smell. Mr Gane was awarded his MPhil in the physics of human olfaction and the olfactory receptor in 2019, showing his passion and desire for cutting edge knowledge in his field.
Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
Functional Nasal Surgery
Endoscopic Anterior Skull Base Surgery
Benign Tumour Surgery
Endoscopic Dacro-cystorhinostomy (DCR)
KTP Laser Surgery for Nose Bleeds
Biologic Therapy (Monoclonal Antibodies)
Epiphora (Excess Tearing)
Hay Fever and Allergy
Heavy Nose Bleeds
Chronic Rhinosinusitis With Nasal Polyposis
Churg-Strauss Syndrome (EGPA)
Wegener’s Granulomatosis (GPA)
Nasal & Sinus disease
Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia (HHT)
Fellowship of Royal College of Surgeons of England (ORL-HNS) 2015
MB ChB (1996) University of Cape Town
MPhil (2019) UCL
Certificate of Completed Surgical Training (2016)
Diploma of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery (2004)
Royal College of Surgeons of England 2012
Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 2004
British Rhinology Society
European Rhinology Society
Fellow of the Centre for Olfactory Research and Application, Institute for Advanced Study, UoL
Ear Nose & Throat Surgery (Otolaryngology)
Simon is an expert ENT surgeon and rhinologist, and an authority on the sense of smell.
An excellent skilled surgeon. Highly recommended. At the forefront of sinus and nasal disease. He works with me as the 'sinus-nose' team in the NHS and private sector.
Expert London Rhinologist