Professor Neil Tolley has an international reputation in thyroid and robotic head & neck surgery. He is an ENT expert that pioneered head & neck robotic surgery in the UK, and was the first surgeon in the UK to use the Da Vinci Robot for head & neck cancer, obstructive sleep apnoea and thyroidectomy, along with being the first surgeon in the world to perform robotic parathyroid surgery. Professor Neil Tolley treats a wide range of ENT conditions and has a special interest in surgery of the thyroid and parathyroid glands. Robotic surgery is used in selected patients to avoid a scar in the neck with an equivalent hospital length of stay. He has a national reputation in education, training and research and lectures widely at national and international meetings. He has in excess of 160 peer-reviewed publications. He serves as lead for ENT training in North Thames, Chairman of the London Consultants’ Association and an executive board member of the British Association of Endocrine and Thyroid Surgeons.