MB BS 1995 Calicut; FRCS Glasg (ORL-HNS) 2009; CCT (UK) (ORL-HNS) 2011


I have practiced in Palmerston North since 2013 and previously I practiced as a Consultant ENT Surgeon, United Lincolnshire Hospital, Lincoln, UK. I first graduated from Calicut University in India. After completion of a residency programme in ENT I moved to the UK. I went through the registrar training programme in Liverpool and undertook a Head and Neck Oncosurgery Fellowship at Dalhousie University in Canada. I am a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons Glasgow and a member of MPS, MCNZ, and the GMC.


I offer assessments for ear, nose and throat problems and skin cancer in head and neck region. I perform routine ENT procedures including tonsillectomy, adenoidectomy, grommets insertion, septoplasty, and endoscopic sinus surgery. Specialist interests include: Neck lump evaluation and surgery; Salivary gland surgery; Head and neck cancer surgery; Laser surgery of throat and larynx; Thyroid surgery; Skin cancer surgery of the head and neck.

Title or Designation

Otolaryngologist - Head & Neck Surgeon

Vocational Scope

Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery

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Contact Details

Mr Aneesh Kumar is available at the following service:

This service is available at the following location:

116 Russell Street, Palmerston North