Mr Prasad Kothari is a highly esteemed consultant ENT head and neck surgeon at Spire Harpenden Hospital, One Hatfield Hospital, BMI Bishops Wood Hospital and Cobham Clinic, Luton Hosptial. He treats both adults and children. His areas of expertise include head and neck surgery, neck lumps, thyroid surgery, salivary gland disorders, paediatric ENT and sinus surgery. At the Spire, Mr Kothari works closely with a speech therapist and dietician to provide comprehensive and holistic care for all his patients. He also has a special interest in the treatment of swallowing disorders, snoring and sleep apnoea.
Mr Kothari trained in London, graduating with a medical degree from the University of London in 1998 at St Bartholomew's and Royal London Hospital. He then completed specialist training in head and neck surgery in Holland and India. He is accredited by the Specialist Advisory Committee in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery and has been awarded a certificate of completion of specialist training by the training authority of the Surgical Royal College. He also dually trained in dentistry.
Alongside his private practice, Mr Kothari works as a consultant ENT head and neck surgeon for Luton and Dunstable NHS Trust. He was appointed the clinical director for ENT for Luton and Dunstable Trust in 2018 and in 2012, he was made the MDT chair.
He is a member of the Royal College of Surgeons, ENT UK and the British Association of Head and Neck Oncologists. Mr Kothari has published many scientific papers and has presented at numerous national and international meetings.