Mr. Sanjai Sood

sanjay Mr Sanjai Sood is a Consultant Otorhinolaryngologist – Head & Neck Surgeon. Current clinical director of ENT services at Bradford Royal Infirmary. He is MAC representative for ENT at Nuffield Hospital Leeds

And has an Honorary Senior Lecturership at Leeds University.


  • B.,Ch.B. Leicester University Medical School 1991
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh: General Surgery 1995
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh: Otolaryngology 1997
  • Intercollegiate Exam (Otorhinolaryngology -Head & Neck Surgery) 2001
  • Certificate of Completion of Specialist Training (CCST) 2003

Specialist interests

  • Head, Neck & Thyroid Surgery
  • Rhinoplasty (both Functional & Cosmetic)
  • Rhinology & Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • Voice and Swallow Disorders
  • Snoring and Sleep Disorders
  • Salivary gland disease
  • Medico-legal work( personal injury and medical negligence)

Higher Surgical Training

  • Specialist Registrar in Otorhinolaryngology, Yorkshire Regional Training Scheme 1997-2003
  • Leeds General Infirmary, Bradford Royal Infirmary, Hull Royal Infirmary, Calderdale Hospitals

Overseas Training

  • Head & Neck / Rhinology Fellow, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, Australia (2001 – 02).

Membership of Organisations

  • General Medical Council No 3550694
  • Medical Defence Union No 273727D
  • British Medical Association
  • Royal College of Surgeons of England
  • British Association of Otorhinolaryngologists-Head & Neck Surgeons
  • British Association of Head & Neck Oncology
  • European Academy of Facial Plastic Surgery
  • European Rhinological Society
  • British Rhinological Society (Council 2004 – 09)
  • North of England ORL Society (Council member 2004 – 12)
  • Royal Society of Medicine (Council 2008 – 13)
  • British Voice Association

Teaching and Training

  • Fellow of the Court of Examiners, European Board of Otorhinolaryngology since 2013
  • Course Director of FRCS (ORL-HNS) Revision Course, BTH since 2005 (excellent feedback)
  • Conference Director, ‘Update in ENT Annual Conference by RILA, London’ since 2013
  • Invited Faculty member and lecturer, ENT Masterclass Courses, U.K
  • Invited faculty member, Newcastle-London FRCS intercollegiate revision course
  • Co-director, Bradford FESS course
  • Faculty member, National GPSI ENT Course


Actively participates in research, over 40 peer reviewed publications and 6 book chapters published as well as being lead author for regional (head and neck) and national guidelines (salivary disease)

Am Editor in Chief of The Otorhinolaryngologist, a peer reviewed journal associated with ENT UK.