Mr Andrew Camilleri MBChB  FRCS(Ed)  FRCS (ORL) PGCME

Consultant Ear Nose and Throat Surgeon and Honorary Senior Lecturer University of Manchester

NHS base
University Hospital of South Manchester NHS Trust since July 1995.

Responsibilities
The assessment and treatment of adults and children with ear nose and throat conditions. Training surgeons, practitioners and students. Clinical research. Examiner for Royal College of Surgeons of England.

Previous NHS work
Feb 1992-June 1995 Senior Registrar in Otolaryngology Manchester Rotation.
April 1988-Feb 1992 Registrar in Otolaryngology Royal Infirmary, Glasgow
Oct 1987- Apr 1988 S.H.O. in Plastic Surgery Queen Mary's Hosp., London
Sept 1986- Aug 1987 S.H.O. in General Surgery Kingston Hospital, London
Sept 1985- Aug 1986 S.H.O. in OtolaryngologyRoyal National Throat Nose and Ear Hospital, Gray's Inn Road, London

Private practice      
The Alexandra Hospital, Mill Lane, Cheadle, SK8 2PX
Spire Regency, MACCLESFIELD
Spire Manchester, Didsbury
Spire Hale clinic
0161 291 0763 for Secretary

University work
Honorary Senior Lecturer, University of Manchester since July 2014.

Education and Qualifications
1983 - MB ChB General Medical Council No. 2839006.
1985 (July) - FRCS (Edinburgh) Part 11987 (October) FRCS (Edinburgh) Part 2 (General Surgery)
1989 (January) FRCS (Edinburgh) Part 2 (Otolaryngology)
1989 (April) FRCS (London) Part 2 (Otolaryngology)
1994 (April) FRCS (ORL) (London)
2012 (Nov) PGCME CPD4706 “Teaching & Learning in the Medical Workplace”   (Edgehill University)
2020 (Jan) Cosmetic Surgery Certification (FRCS)

Membership of professional bodies
Fellow and Examiner of the Royal College of Surgeons of EnglandEx-council Member of the Royal Society of MedicineEx-council Member of the Brit. Assoc. of ORL-HNS (ENT UK)Member of the Oto-rhino-laryngological Research SocietyMember of the European Academy of Facial Plastic Surgery

Expert witness Status
Medico-legal report writing since July 1995. Approximately one report each month.
War Pensions Agency specialist assessor since 1995
July 2000: Medico-legal Seminar for ENT Specialists, Oulton Hall, Leeds.
Single Joint Expert Training - 2000

Expert witness experience
20% plaintiff, 10% defendant, 70% single joint expert
Court experience
Medical Negligence assessor

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Publications
Camilleri, A.E. (1990). Management of acquired tracheo-oesophageal fistula following intubation. J. Laryngol. Otol. 104(3), 267-269.

Camilleri, A.E. (1990). Chronic sinusitis and the yellow nail syndrome. J. Laryngol. Otol. 104(10), 811-813.Murphy E.,

Camilleri A.E., Sturrock R. Increased prevalence of chronic otitis media in ankylosing spondylitis. Br. J. Rheum., 29 (Suppl. 2), (1991).

Camilleri A. E. (1991). The incidence and awareness of surgical glove puncture. Clin. Otolaryngol. 15(5), 479-480.

Camilleri A.E. (1991). Information leaflets in the Rhinitis clinic. J. Laryngol. Otol. 105(4): 282-4.

Camilleri A. E. (1991). Aberrant central venous catheter complicating radical neck dissection. J. Laryngol. Otol. 105(6): 491-2.

Camilleri A.E. (1991) The nature of the ossicular joints and their involvement in rheumatoid arthritis. Ann. Rheum. Dis. 50(4): 271.

Camilleri A.E., Murray S., Imrie C.W. (1991). Needlestick Injury in surgeons: What is the risk? J. Roy. Coll. Surg. Edin. 36 (5): 317-318.

Camilleri A.E., Swan I.R.C., Sturrock R. (1991). Chronic otitis media and ankylosing spondylitis: an HLA association? Clin. Otolaryngol. 16 (4): 364-366.

Camilleri A.E. (1991). Craniofacial fibrous dysplasia. J. Laryngol. Otol. 105(8): 662-666.

Camilleri A.E., Murray S., Squair J.L, Imrie C.W. (1991). Epidemiology of sharps accidents in surgery. J. Roy. Coll. Surg. Edin. 36 (5): 314-316.

Camilleri A.E., Swan I.R.C., Sturrock R. Chronic otitis media: a new extra-articular manifestation of ankylosing spondylitis? Ann. Rheum. Dis. 1992; 51: 655-657.

Camilleri AE., MacKenzie K.(1992) Acceptability of secondary Tracheo-oesophageal fistula creation in long standing laryngectomees. J. Laryngol. Otol. 106: 231-233.

Camilleri A.E., MacKenzie K., Gatehouse S. The effect of sleep apnoea, recurrent tonsillitis and tonsillectomy on growth in childhood. Clinical Otolaryngology. 1995.

Camilleri A. E., Ramamurthy L., Jones P.H. Sleep nasendoscopy: what benefit to the management of snorers?Journal of Laryngology and Otology.1995.Ahmmed A. U.,

Camilleri A. E., Small M.(1996) Cavernous sinus thrombosis following nasal fracture manipulation.Journal of Laryngology and Otology. 110: 69-71.Houghton D.,

Camilleri A. E.  Adult Obstructive Sleep apnoea syndrome and Tonsillectomy.Journal of Laryngology and Otology 97; 111(9): 829-32.O'Keefe L.,

Camilleri A. E. , Gillespie J.E., Cairns A., Ramsden R.T. Primary tumours of the vestibule and iner ear. Journal of Laryngology and Otology 97; 111(8): 709-14.Wheatley A.H., Temple R.H.,

Camilleri A. E. Childhood Obstructive Sleep apnoea syndrome due to nasopharyngeal viral papillomatosis. Journal of Laryngology and Otology 97; 111(10): 976-7.

Camilleri A.E., Joseph G. Toner, Katie L. Howarth, Suzy Hampton, Richard T. Ramsden. Cochlear implantation following temporal bone fracture. Journal of Laryngology and Otology May 1999; 113(5): 454-7.

Camilleri AE et al. Sound frequency analysis and the site of snoring in natural and induced sleep. Clinical Otolaryngology & Allied Sciences.  27(3):162-6, 2002 Jun.

Camilleri AE.  et al.   Portable method for the determination of snoring site by sound analysis. Journal of Laryngology & Otology.  118(2):135-8, 2004 Feb.Predicting Outcome Following Stapedectomy SJ Broomfield, IA Bruce, V Kaushik, AE Camilleri Poster presentation at  ENTUK Annual Meeting at the Royal College of Surgeons, London, 7th September 2006

N.I.C.E. Otitis Media with Effusion guidelines Feb 2008 contibutor.

Optimizing Local Anesthesia for Grommet Insertion: Eutectic Mixture of Local Anaesthetics Versus Ametop: A Randomized Clinical Trial. Otology & Neurotology. 29(5):658-660, August 2008. Nichani, Jaya;

Camilleri, Andrew E. et al. Aminoglycoside induced ototoxicity in adults with cystic fibrosis. (Poster) Payne NK, Camilleri AE et al.British Thoracic Society Winter Meeting 2008

GJ Watson, G Trainor, AE Camilleri Is Blu-tack as effective at attenuatingsound as over-the counter ear plugs?The Journal of Laryngology & Otology (2013), 127, 574–577.