Professor Paul O'Flynn

Professor Paul O'Flynn


Ear Nose & Throat Surgery (ENT)

39 years of experience
26 years as a specialist

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“Although I saw Prof Paul O'Flynn for first time I felt like I know him the way he was friendly, caring understanding and very knowledgeable in everything. “
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  • Head & Neck Surgery
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 2569400
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £300

    Follow-up appointment: £200

    Practices worked at

    Platinum Medical Centre

    15-17 Lodge Road, London, United Kingdom, NW8 7JA
    2,055 reviews

    The Wellington Hospital

    St Johns Wood, London, United Kingdom, NW8 7JA
    1,442 reviews


    Prof Paul O'Flynn is a Consultant ENT Surgeon who qualified in 1982. Prof O'Flynn trained in London and Nottingham before becoming a Consultant at The Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital in 1993.

    Prof O'Flynn undertakes a full range of general ENT procedures including tonsillectomy, nasal and sinus surgery as well as a special interest in Parotid gland surgery, Neck lumps including thyroid swellings.

    He has managed and assessed hundreds of airways and support ITU care with tracheostomies. 

    He has a unique role in the rehabillition service at the Wellington hospital managing swallowing, voice and airway issues.

    In the out patient setting he manages a range of conditions from nasal blockage to ear infections and deafness, to hoarseness. Mirosuction and flexible nasendoscopy are avilable at all clinics.

    Aside from his clinical work he is a Council member of the Royal College of Surgeons of England and Chair of the ENT examinations Board ( JCIE Board in Otolaryngology ).

    • Parotid gland surgery
    • Neck lumps
    • Tracheostomy
    • Airway assessment
    • Sinus Surgery
    • Stopping nose bleeds (Nasal Cautery)
    • Surgery of the larynx for cancer
    • Thyroglossal Duct Surgery
    • Tonsillectomy
    • Vocal Fold/Laryngoscopy
    • Endoscopic anterior skull base surgery
    • Head and neck cancer surgery
    • Parotid gland surgery
    • Neck lumps
    • Tracheostomy
    • Airway assessment
    • Laryngitis
    • Nasal blockage
    • Nasal polyps
    • Noisy breathing
    • Obstructive Sleep Apnoea (OSA)
    • Otitis externa
    • Otitis Media (Glue Ear)
    • Rhinitis 
    • Sinusitis


    • Adenoidectomy
    • Thyroidectomy
    • Airway Reconstruction
    • Bronchoscopy
    • Ear Wax Removal
    • Endoscopic Anterior Skull Base Surgery
    • Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery (FESS)
    • Functional Nasal Surgery
    • Grommet Insertion
    • Head and Neck Cancer Surgery
    • Head and Neck Surgery
    • Laryngoscopy
    • Microscopic Laryngeal Surgery
    • Removal of Tumors of the Ear and Skull Base
    • Sinus Surgery
    • Stopping Nose Bleeds (Nasal Cautery)
    • Surgery for Nasal Blockage & Polyps
    • Surgery of the Larynx for Cancer
    • Thyroglossal Duct Surgery
    • Tonsillectomy
    • Tympanoplasty
    • Vocal Fold/Laryngoscopy
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    Special interests

    • Nasal Blockage
    • Allergic Rhinitis (Hayfever)
    • Broken Nose
    • Deafness
    • Deviated Septum
    • Ear Infections
    • Ear Wax
    • Eardrum Perforations
    • Epistaxis (Nose Bleeding)
    • Facial Palsy
    • Head & Neck Tumours
    • Hearing Loss
    • Laryngitis
    • Nasal Polyps
    • Neck Lumps
    • Noisy Breathing
    • Obstructive Sleep Apnoea (OSA)
    • Otitis Externa
    • Otitis Media (Glue Ear)
    • Rhinitis
    • Sinusitis
    • Swallowing Disorder (Dysphagia)
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Thyroid Problems
    • Tonsil and Adenoid Infections
    • Tonsillitis
    • Vocal Cord Disorders
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    • MBBS UCL 1982
    • FRCS RCS England 1988
    • Specialist Register GMC 2569400
    • President Laryngology and Rhinology Section RSM
    • RCS Council member 2012 -2022
    • Clinical excellence award - National Silver 
    • Extensive overseas practise
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