George Murty
George Murty

Consultant Ear Nose and Throat Specialist

Leicester

George Murty: Profile

Mr George Murty, M.B. Ch.B., M.D., F.R.C.S., F.R.C.S (Otolaryngology), F.A.C.S. is a Consultant Ear, Nose and Throat Surgeon in Leicester. Mr Murty is an expert in general ENT with a super specialist practice in voice disorders, sinus disease, snoring, allergies, children's ear and tonsil problems and swallowing disorders.

Mr Murty has chosen to specialise in ENT conditions because of the exciting innovations in treatment and the opportunity to meet and successfully treat patients of both sexes and all ages.

Training and experience

Mr Murty qualified as a Doctor in 1982 from the University of Glasgow Medical School having received the ENT Undergraduate Award. He completed his general surgical training before specialising in ENT at the Birmingham and Midlands Ear, Nose and Throat Hospital, The Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh and the Freeman Hospital, Newcastle Upon Tyne where he completed his doctoral thesis on voice disorders.

In 1990, Mr Murty was appointed Senior Registrar to the South Trent Ear, Nose and Throat rotation and during his time there was awarded the Otolaryngology Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. Mr Murty was awarded prestigious prizes from the Midlands Institute of Otology, The Association of Head and Neck Surgeons of Great Britain and the Storz Research Prize which enabled him to travel abroad to Holland and the USA to gain further valuable experience and expertise in the latest techniques in the treatment of ENT disease.

In 1994, Mr Murty was appointed Consultant ENT Surgeon to the Leicester Royal Infirmary and Honorary Lecturer to the University of Leicester Medical School and visiting Lecturer to the De Montfort University.  Mr Murty provides a thriving general ENT practice with specialist children’s clinics, a specialist voice clinic and a specialist rhinology clinic for the treatment of complex nasal and sinus disease.

Mr Murty has had a variety of senior ENT posts including Secretary to the Otorhinolaryngological Research Society of Great Britain, Council Member of the Royal Society of Medicine Otology Section and Council Member of the Midlands Institute of Otology.

Consultation

Mr Murty will initially take a full and thorough medical history of your condition and clinically examine the relevant system. Further investigations including audiometry, tympanometry, microsuction of ears and endoscopy using the latest technology are available at the initial consultation. Further more advanced tests such as x-rays, MRI, CT, sleep studies, balance testing, blood tests and allergy tests can be arranged at your initial consultation to enable Mr Murty to reach a rapid diagnosis of your condition and reach a management plan with you at your next consultation.

Clinical interests

Mr. George offers expert investigation and treatment for:

  • Snoring, sleep apnoea and obstructive sleep apnoea
  • Ear conditions
  • Throat and voice conditions
  • Nose conditions

See the full list of treatments here.

Research interests

Mr Murty has published and lectured extensively both nationally and internationally and his contribution to the specialty was recognised in 2007 by the American Academy of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgeons Award of their prestigious Certificate of Honour. Mr Murty is one of only a handful of ENT Surgeons to hold Fellowships in both the UK and the USA. In 2010, Mr Murty was one of the few ENT Consultants to appear in The Guide to Private Health Consultants published by the television Doctor Chris Steele.

I specialise in...

  • Nose reshaping
  • Sinus surgery
  • Tonsil removal (adult)
  • Tonsil removal (child)
  • Voice disorders
  • Minimally invasive snoring surgery
  • Medico-legal services

 

Professional details

Qualifications

MBChB, MD, FRCS (Otolaryngology), FACS

Qualified in 1982 in United Kingdom

Registrations and licensing

  • General Medical Council (GMC)

    Registration no.: 2749282
    Date of registration: 14-Feb-1983

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Memberships and associations

George Murty is a member of the following professional associations and organisations...

Languages spoken

  • English