Mr David Whinney - Consultant ENT Surgeon, Duchy Hospital, Truro

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Mr David Whinney - ENT

Dr David Whinney is a Consultant ENT Surgeon at Duchy Hospital in Cornwall

Clinical interests

Experienced in all aspects of Ear Nose and ThroatSurgery. Special areas of interest: - Otology (hearing loss, tinnitus,imbalance, middle ear surgery), - Rhinology (functional nasal deformity,rhinosinusitis, disorders of sense of smell), voice disorders,- PaediatricENT (including hearing loss, obstructive sleep apnoea, disorders of the tonsilsand adenoids)

Academic background

I completed my basic medical training at Charing Cross and Westminster Medical School and went on to basic surgical training in Bristol, Cardiff and London. I was successful in my application to the North Thames Region for my Higher Surgical Training where I was trained in General Otolaryngology whilst working in both district general and teaching hospitals. I trained at national centres of excellence: The Royal National Throat Nose and Ear Hospital, The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery and Great Ormond Street Hospitals where I received additional subspecialty training in Otology/Neurotology and Paediatric Otolaryngology. I was awarded a TWJ Fellowship to undertake a period of research at the University of California, San Francisco; during this period I researched Cochlear Implant designs.

Professional Memberships

ENT-UK - British Association of Otolaryngologists Head & Neck Surgeons. European Academy of Otology and Neurotology. Young Consultants in Otolaryngology / Head & Neck Surgery. British Association of Paediatric Otolaryngologists.

NHS base

The Royal Cornwall Hospital

Clinic Times

Monday pm

01872302805