Mr Yakubu Karagama

Mr Yakubu Karagama

MBBS, DLO, MSc, FRCS(ORL-HN), PGCertMed

Ear Nose & Throat Surgery (Otolaryngology)

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30 years of experience

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

5

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5

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4.93

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“Mr Karagama was very helpful and informative. He listened and diagnosed exactly as I had requested. I would highly recommend his service. “
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Subspecialties

  • Head & Neck Surgery
  • Paediatric (Pediatric) Ear, Nose & Throat Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4784524
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £200

    Follow-up appointment: £150

    Practices worked at

    London Bridge Hospital

    27 Tooley Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 2PR
    2,018 reviews

    HCA UK at The Shard

    St Thomas Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 9BS
    1,754 reviews

    About

    Mr Yakubu Karagama completed his higher ENT surgical training at Newcastle, UK in 2007. He has since been practicing as is an

    ear, nose and throat

    Surgeon and Laryngologist with private practice at the Alexandra Hospital, Cheadle and NHS practice at Manchester University Hospital Manchester Royal Infirmary Department of Otolaryngology. He leads the multidisciplinary

    specialist voice clinic

    at Manchester University Hospital Department of Otolaryngology, Manchester Royal Infirmary. He specialises in general adult and children Ear, Nose and Throat problems but in addition he has a special interest in professional voice problems, nasal and sinus problems. He is the founder and course director for

    Manchester Phonosurgery course

    , is keen in voice research and obtained an MSc in Advance Voice Research at the University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne in 2005. Mr Karagama has presented his research and won prizes at national and international conferences, including the North of England Otolaryngological Society, the Royal Society of Medicine and the British Association Conference of Otolaryngologists (BACO). He has authored and co-authored over 50 publications, is an Honorary Senior Lecturer at both University of Manchester and Edge Hill Universities and previous Secretary of the British


    Laryngological Association. He is also and Honorary Fellow at the Royal Northern College of Music Manchester.



    Mr Karagama has been invited as keynote speaker internationally and is a frontier in several voice, swallowing and nasal surgeries.


    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
    • Tonsillectomy
    • Functional Endoscopic sinus Surgery FESS
    • Sinus Surgery
    • Septoplasty
    • Endoscopic Turbinoplasty
    • Rhinoplasty
    • Myringoplasty
    • Thyroplasty
    • Vocal cord injection
    • Adenoidectomy
    • Grommet insertion
    • Laser Laryngeal surgery
    • Laser Snoring surgery UVPPP
    • Balloon dilatation cricopharynx and oesophagus stricture
    • Balloon dilatation tracheal and subglottic stenosis
    • Injections for spasmodic dysphonia
    • Injection for Cricopharyngeal muscles

    • Sinus problem
    • Swallowing disorders
    • Salivary gland diseases
    • Cosmetic ENT surgery 
    • Hearing Loss
    • Tonsil and adenoid infections 
    • Snoring problems 
    • Vocal cord disorders 

    Procedures

    • Laryngoscopy
    • Adenoidectomy
    • Balloon Sinuplasty
    • Branchial Cleft Cyst Surgery
    • Ear Wax Removal
    • Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery (FESS)
    • Grommet Insertion
    • Head and Neck Surgery
    • Rhinoplasty (Nose Job)
    • Septoplasty
    • Sinus Surgery
    • Stopping Nose Bleeds (Nasal Cautery)
    • Surgery for Nasal Blockage & Polyps
    • Thyroglossal Duct Surgery
    • Tonsillectomy
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    Special interests

    • Ear Wax
    • Hoarseness and Other Voice Disorders
    • Nasal Blockage
    • Nasal Polyps
    • Swallowing Disorder (Dysphagia)
    • Tonsillitis
    • Vocal Cord Disorders
    • Voice Problems
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    Education

    Memberships:

    • British Laryngological Association
    • British Rhinological Society 
    • Fellow Royal College of Surgeons of England 
    • British Voice Association
    • European Laryngological Society
    • International Phonosurgeons Association
    • ENT-UK
    • British Medical Association
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