Mr William Flannery BM BS FRCS(ORL-HNS)
ENT Doctor in Reading
SummaryI qualified from Southampton University Medical School in 1988. I underwent surgical training in the Wessex region, the Royal Marsden Hospital and Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children.
Post: Consultant ENT surgeon - Royal Berks, Reading
Medical school: Southampton University Medical School
Graduated: BM 1988
Postgrad: Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England - 1994
Intercollegiate diploma (ORL-HNS) - 2000
Basic surgical training - Wessex region
Higher surgical training (ENT)
Royal Marsden Hospital
Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children
Leadership Roles at the Royal Berks, Reading
|Deputy Chief Clinical Information Officer||2020 to date|
|Clinical Director, Head & Neck Surgery||2017 to 2020|
|Medical Lead, Ears, Nose & Throat Surgery||2016|
|Clinical Director, Head & Neck Surgery||2011 to 2014|
|Clinical Services Unit Director, Specialist Surgery||2010 to 2011|
|Lead, Clinical Governance||2006 to 2010|
|Lead Clinician, ENT Surgery||2003 to 2006|
Children's Surgery at the Royal Berks, ReadingWhen I was appointed as an ENT consultant, at the RBH, I developed the integration of ENT, Audiology, Speech & Language and Education into a multidisciplinary team for children with deafness (see video).
I have been chair of the Children's Forum which is charged with the safety and protection of children in our hospital. I have also served as chair of the Paediatric Surgical Working Group.
|Chair, Paediatric Surgical Working Group||2007 to 2011|
|Chair, Children's Forum||2009 to 2010|
|Surgical Representative, Children's Forum||2005 to 2009|
Royal NavyI am a retired reserve medical officer. I was in the Royal Navy from 1988 to 2000. One of my many attachments was to the Royal Naval Air Station at HMS Daedalus, Lee-on-Solent (pictured below left). I also lectured regularly on the Underwater Medicine course at the Institute of Naval Medicine, Alverstoke.
Portsmouth Naval Base