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Areas of Expertise

Mr Jahangir Ahmed treats various conditions including the following:

Some of the treatments and procedures Mr Ahmed offers are:

  • Microlaryngoscopy
  • Larynx and vocal fold surgery
  • Tracheal surgery
  • Laser surgery to larynx
  • Airway reconstruction
  • Laser tonsillectomy
  • Palatal surgery
  • Transoral robotic surgery
  • Head and neck cancer surgery
  • Lymph node excision
  • Neck dissection
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Parotidectomy
  • Submandibular gland excision
  • Endoscopic sinus surgery
  • Septal and turbinate surgery

Research and Publications

Jahangir Ahmed has a keen research interest in minimally invasive transoral surgery and molecular treatment of cancers. He is an honorary clinical lecturer at Queen Mary University of London. He is widely published, thus far with 30 publications in peer-reviewed scientific journals and 12 book chapters in respected surgical, clinical and scientific textbooks. His research and clinical experience are regularly presented at national and international meetings.

Research interests

  • Minimal access head and neck oncologic resections: facilitated by Transoral laser and Transoral robotic surgery
  • Surgical management of obstructive sleep apnoea refractory to CPAP / other conservative measures
  • Molecular treatment of cancers, oncologic immunotherapy and virotherapy
  • The management of complex voice and airway obstructive disorders


  • Chairman of the Barts Health Head and Neck MDT
  • Honorary clinical lecturer at Queen Mary University of London
  • Wellcome Trust, Clinical Research Fellowship  2012
  • Barts and the London Charity Clinical Research Fellowship, 2011
  • RCSEng Clinical Research Fellowship, 2011
  • HCW Vines Prize for pathology, Imperial College, 2000
  • Steadman Prize for pathology: gold, Imperial College, 1999
  • Harmer Prize for Medicine, Kings College, Cambridge University, 1996

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