Ms Anastasia Rachmanidou

Ms Anastasia Rachmanidou

MD FRCS (ORL-HNS) MCMI

Ear Nose & Throat Surgery

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1 specialist

27 years of experience
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Overall Rating

Overall

5

Bedside Manner

4.99

Explanation

5

Top feedback

“Could not have wished for a better consultant to treat my son and carry on the surgery.“
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Subspecialties

  • Adult Ear, Nose & Throat Surgery
  • Paediatric (Pediatric) Ear, Nose & Throat Surgery
  • Rhinology
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Greek
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4055640
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £200

    Follow-up appointment: £160

    Practices worked at

    London Bridge Hospital

    27 Tooley Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 2PR
    1555 reviews

    HCA UK at The Shard

    St Thomas Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 9BS
    1248 reviews

    About

    Ms Anastasia Rachmanidou completed her medical degree and general surgical training in Greece before specialising in Otorhinolaryngology through a European Training Scheme. She completed higher surgical training in Edinburgh, Scotland and became a Consultant ENT Surgeon at University Hospital Lewisham, London in 2000.

    Ms Rachmanidou specialises in Rhinology but also treats general ENT pathologies.

    She is a lead mentor for Coblation dissection in the UK and has carried out research on the use of Coblation for adenotonsillectomy, nasal turbinate reduction, and palatal surgery.

    Ms Rachmanidou also has an interest in Medical Education, and has qualifications in Management and Teaching.

    Clinic Appointments

    Blackheath Hospital - Tuesdays from 13:30 to 16:15 & Saturdays from 09:00am to 12:15.

    The Shard Outpatient Dept - Fridays:  Paediatric Appointments am or from 14:30 to 17:00/ Adult Appointments 12:00 to 14:00


    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
    • Allergen desensitisation
    • Rhinoplasty (Nose Reshaping
    • Adenoidectomy
    • Endoscopic sinus surgery
    • Laryngology (Throat)
    • Minimally invasive balloon sinuplasty
    • Rhinoplasty (Nose Reshaping)
    • Vocal Fold/Laryngoscopy
    • Sinus Surgery
    • Allergy shots (immunotherapy)
    • Functional endoscopic sinus surgery (FESS)
    • laser treatment for nasal blockage & polyps
    • Nasal and sinus disorder (sinusitis) treatment
    • Septoplasty
    • Surgery of the larynx for cancer
    • Adenoidectomy
    • Thyroglossal Duct Surgery
    • Microsuction (ear wax removal)
    • Balloon sinuplasty
    • Functional nasal surgery (such as septoplasty)
    • Otology (Ear)
    •  Rhinology (Nose)
    • Tonsillectomy
    • Grommet insertion
    • Broken nose
    • Otitis Media (Glue Ear)
    • Deviated septum
    • hay fever
    • Nasal polyps
    • Sinusitis
    • Voice problems
    • Complex congenital disorders
    • Infections of the neck or lymph nodes
    • Ear Wax 
    • Tongue Tie
    • hearing loss
    • Nasal blockage
    • Otitis externa
    • Rhinitis
    • Smell disorders
    •  Allergic rhinitis (hayfever)
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    Medical procedures

    • Tonsillectomy
    • Adenoidectomy
    • Balloon Sinuplasty
    • Branchial Cleft Cyst Surgery
    • Ear Wax Removal
    • Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery (FESS)
    • Functional Nasal Surgery
    • Grommet Insertion
    • Laryngoscopy
    • Laryngoscopy
    • Rhinoplasty (Nose Job)
    • Septoplasty
    • Sinus Surgery
    • Stopping Nose Bleeds (Nasal Cautery)
    • Thyroglossal Duct Surgery
    • Video Consultation
    • Vocal Fold/Laryngoscopy
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    Special interests

    • Ear Infections
    • Ear Infections
    • Allergic Rhinitis (Hayfever)
    • Allergic Rhinitis (Hayfever)
    • Broken Nose
    • Deviated Septum
    • Ear Wax
    • Epistaxis (Nose Bleeding)
    • Epistaxis (Nose Bleeding)
    • GORD (Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease)
    • Hearing Loss
    • Hearing Loss
    • Hoarseness and Other Voice Disorders
    • Nasal Blockage
    • Nasal Polyps
    • Noisy Breathing
    • Obstructive Sleep Apnoea (OSA)
    • Otitis Externa
    • Otitis Media (Glue Ear)
    • Rhinitis
    • Sinusitis
    • Smell Disorders
    • Snoring Problems
    • Snoring Problems
    • Tinnitus
    • Tongue Tie
    • Tonsil and Adenoid Infections
    • Tonsillitis
    • Vertigo
    • Vocal Cord Disorders
    • Voice Problems
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    Education

    • Medical School of Thessaloniki, Greece 1983-1989
    • European Training Scheme 1997
    • FRCS Part III Intercollegiate Exam in Otolaryngology 1999
    • Certificate in Forensic Medicine 1999
    • Level IV NVQ in Management 2006
    • Certificate in Teaching 2008
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    Reviews

    5 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    Explanation
    Bedside Manner
    Tonsillectomy
    6/67
    Adult Ear, Nose & Throat Surgery
    4/67
    Ear Infections
    3/67
    Adenoidectomy
    2/67
    Allergic Rhinitis (Hayfever)
    2/67
    ENT
    2/67
    Nasal polyps
    2/67
    Sinus Surgery
    2/67
    Sinusitis
    2/67
    Allergic rhinitis (hayfever)
    1/67
    Balloon Sinuplasty
    1/67
    Blocked ears
    1/67
    ENT Referral
    1/67
    Ear Wax Removal
    1/67
    Earwax Impaction
    1/67
    Endoscopy
    1/67
    Epistaxis (nose bleeding)
    1/67
    Eustachian Tube Dysfunction (ETD)
    1/67
    Eustachian tube
    1/67
    Functional endoscopic sinus surgery (FESS)
    1/67
    Grommet Insertion
    1/67
    Grommet insertion
    1/67
    Head and neck lumps
    1/67
    Hearing Loss
    1/67
    Nasal and sinus disorder (sinusitis) treatment
    1/67
    Otitis Externa
    1/67
    Salivary Gland swollen
    1/67
    Septoplasty
    1/67
    Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Problems
    1/67
    Throat problems
    1/67
    Treatment for Persistent Sore Throat
    1/67
    persistent cough
    1/67
    tonsil lump
    1/67
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    Sort by:
    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Tonsillectomy
    Could not have wished for a better consultant to treat my son and carry on the surgery.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Salivary Gland swollen
    Listen, observe very carefully, provide very objective opinion. very thorough and professional manner to help my health condition.
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    Ms Anastasia Rachmanidou

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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Allergic Rhinitis (Hayfever)
    Ms Rachmanidou is a lovely and attentive consultant. She was patient with me and listened to all my symptoms. She felt I needed to be seen immediately by another consultant and that was arranged on the day I saw her. She is absolutely brilliant and I am so glad I was referred to this woman by my husband. I would greatly recommend her - 100%.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Tonsillectomy
    Doctor Rachmanidou is very nice, kind and professional specialist. She explained all my questions and worries to the smallest details ensuring that I am comfortable with the procedure and decisions. She was an exceptional example how to care for patients. I would always highly recommend Ms Anastasia.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Sinus Surgery Sinusitis Adult Ear, Nose & Throat Surgery
    I have had the misfortune of consultations with numerous ENT consultants and this lady is the only 1 that has been honest, open, truthful and caring. She referred me to another consultant for further treatment outwith her specialty but I have faith in the doctor I was referred to as a direct result of Ms Rachmanidou. Some consultants see health insured patients as a new car or luxury holiday. Ms Rachmanidou sees patients as individuals and genuinely has their best interests at heart. If my mum ever needs an ENT consultation, I'm sending her to Ms Rachmanidou
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    Ms Anastasia Rachmanidou

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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Adenoidectomy Tonsillectomy Grommet Insertion
    She was kind, patient & explained everything clearly to us. She was also excellent at following up on how our son was doing in the days following his operation & easy to contact.
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    Ms Anastasia Rachmanidou

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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Otitis Externa
    Dr Rachmanidou really took the time to understand my issue, to review it, and to explain what was wrong and how I could reduce / resolve my pain. Her explanations were clear and she really cares for her patient.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Ear Infections Allergic Rhinitis (Hayfever) Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Problems
    Extremely professional, knowledgeable and thorough with great empathy. I am extremely pleased with the treatment I received, the manner I was dealt with, the speed of the process and the additional advices.
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    Ms Anastasia Rachmanidou

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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Hearing Loss
    Great doctor with excellent bedside manners
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    Ms Anastasia Rachmanidou

    Thank you for your positive feedback! Best wishes Anastasia Rachmanidou

    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Adult Ear, Nose & Throat Surgery
    Excellent consultant, I would recommend her to friends and family, my daughter with seen by her and she was the one that recommended me her.
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    Ms Anastasia Rachmanidou

    Thank you for your positive feedback! Best wishes Anastasia Rachmanidou

    Other Reviews

    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 1 doctor for:
    1

    Ear Nose & Throat Surgery

    Dr Aditi Desai
    Dr Aditi Desai
    Dentistry

    12-12-2019

    Ms Rachmanidou is an excellent surgeon whose patients speak highly of her. Her chair side manner and her surgical skills are spoken of very positively.

    For specialty: Ear Nose & Throat Surgery
    For conditions: Tonsil and Adenoid Infections
    For procedures: Sinus Surgery
    Connection: I have looked after their patients

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