Mr James Powles, Consultant ENT Surgeon, Mount Stuart Hospital, Devon

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Mr James Powles - ENT

Mr James Powles is a Consultant ENT Surgeon in Torquay, Devon

Based at: Mount Stuart Hospital | Get directions | Go to hospital website

Clinical interests

Mr Powles qualified from St Bart’s and undertook his basic training in Bristol, Exeter, Oxford and at the Royal Marsden in London. 

He was appointed as an ENT SpR on the North Thames rotation in London including spending two years on the Professorial unit at the Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital working for the Professors of Otology and Rhinology.  He has therefore been trained to sub-specialist level in both Otology (particularly middle ear and hearing surgery) and Rhinology (including all aspects of sino-nasal disease).

During his training he also gained considerable experience of benign Head and Neck surgery, in particular thyroid, the diagnosis of malignant disease, paediatric ENT and in specialist snoring and voice assessment and treatment. 

Mr Powles has also been comprehensively trained in Facial Plastics surgery.

He was voted President of our national trainee body (the Association of Otolaryngologists in Training) for two years and was a member of the Specialist Advisory Committee for ENT and the ENT-UK (the ENT national body) committee.

he specialises in otology and rhinology, head and neck surgery in particular thyroid, the diagnosis of malignant disease, paediatric ENT and in specialist snoring and voice assessment and treatment.

Academic background

Qualified from St Bart's and undertook his basic training in Bristol, Exeter, Oxford and the Royal Marsden in London.

NHS base

Torbay Hospital Torquay

Clinic Times

Mount Stuart outpatient clinic Tuesday afternoon

Go to hospital website

www.earsnoseandthroat.co.uk
01803229714