ENT Specialists | Dr Vyas Prasad

DR VYAS M.N. PRASAD

Senior Consultant Otolaryngologist
ENT Specialists | Paediatric
Otolaryngologist
Head and Neck Surgeon

MB BCh BAO BA (Dublin), MSc DIC (London), DLO (England), MRCS (Edin), FRCS (ORL-HNS)(Edin), FICS

Speciality Interest: Voice & Swallowing Disorders, Paediatric Otolaryngology, Oncology (Thyroid and Salivary Gland Surgery)
Spoken languages: English, Malay, French, Mandarin, Hindi, Tamil and dialect (Hokkien)

ENT Specialists | Dr Vyas Prasad

Dr Vyas Prasad is an ENT Specialists in MWH Medical Specialists Centre, where he specialises in voice and swallowing disorders as well as head and neck surgery – having gained invaluable experience at The Royal Marsden, Royal Free, Royal National Throat Nose and Ear Hospitals as well as having completed a further year and a half of head and neck training post-FRCS at Barts and the London. He has also spent a year at the Centre Hospitalier Universitaire (Universite Catholique Louvain, Mont-Godinne, Belgium) with Professors Marc Remacle and Georges Lawson where he underwent training in head and neck surgery and laryngology with a focus on robotics (flexible and da Vinci), lasers, phonosurgery, minimally invasive surgery and oncology in both children and adults.

Besides his adult practice, he has spent considerable time in specialist units focusing on paediatric ENT including head and neck and airway surgery i.e. Great Ormond Street Hospital London, the Nuffield Centre for Hearing at Gray’s Inn Road and Barts and The London NHS Trust. He is a member of the European Laryngology Society, reviewer for the European Archives of Otolaryngology, Affiliate of the National Cancer Institute of Singapore and fellow of the American Academy of Otolaryngology.

As an ENT Specialists with many years of experience, Dr Vyas Prasad will be able to provide you with professional advice and treatment plan. Here is our list of ENT services provided by Dr Vyas Prasad.

  • 2018: Fellowship of the International College of Surgeons – The International College of Surgeons, Chicago, IL, USA
  • 2013: Certificate of Completion of Training – UK Specialist Advisory Committee Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • 2010: Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons (ORL-HNS) – Intercollegiate – The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
  • 2006: Master of Science (surgical Science) – Diploma of the Imperial College London (DIC) – Imperial College London
  • 2002: Membership of the Royal College of Surgeons (MRCS) – The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
  • 2002: Diploma of Laryngology and Otology (DLO) – The Royal College of Surgeons of England
  • 1998: M.B, B.Ch, B.A.O. , B.A. – Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland
  • Silver Service Ambassador Award for excellent patient care, feedback and service provision. Ng Teng Fong General Hospital, Jurong Health, 2017
  • Healthcare and Manpower Development Program (HMDP) award by Ng Teng Fong General Hospital, Singapore for Fellowship to Belgium in Laryngology under Professor Marc Remacle, 2014-5.
  • First Prize – Fundamentals of ENT Course – The Royal College of Surgeons of England, 2011
  • First Prize – Research Study on oesophageal motility and pH studies done on live subjects. Department of Physiology, Trinity College Dublin, Poster Presentation, 1994.
  • Book Prize for Scholastic Merit, Anglo-Chinese School Singapore 1988
  • Ministry of Education Singapore, Scholarship winner, 1989-90 – Awarded for scholastic merit, sporting and leadership achievement in school and junior college.
  • International Youth Science Fortnight Scholarship (International Science School Sydney) – University of Sydney awarded by Ministry of Education, Singapore 1989.
  • Science Research Programme (Gifted Education Programme, Ministry of Education, Singapore). Project on: ‘The effect of calcitonin on the metabolism of rat hepatocytes’. 1989.
  • The International College of Surgeons, U.S.A.
  • The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, U.K.
  • The American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, U.S.A.
  • The European Laryngology Society
  • Singapore Medical Council
  • General Medical Council UK

Previous Appointments

  1. July 2015 – December 2018: Consultant Otolaryngologist – Department of Otolaryngology; Ng Teng Feng General Hospital – National University Health Service, Singapore
  2. July 2014 – July 2015:  Fellow – Department of Otolaryngology; Centre Hospital Universitaire UCL Dinant-Godinne, Yvoir, Belgium
  3. July 2013 – July 2014: Consultant Otolaryngologist – Department of Otolaryngology; Alexandra Hospital –Jurong Health Services, Singapore
  4. May 2013 – July 2013: Locum Consultant – Department of Otolaryngology; St. Bartholomew’s and The Royal London Hospital (London Deanery), U.K.
  5. October 2010 – May 2013:  Specialist Registrar – Department of Otolaryngology; St. Bartholomew’s and The Royal London Hospital (London Deanery), U.K.
  6. October 2009 – September 2010: Specialist Registrar – Department of Otolaryngology.
    Great Ormond Street and Royal National Throat Nose and Ear Hospitals (London Deanery), U.K.
  7. October 2008- September 2009: Specialist Registrar – Department of Otolaryngology.
    St. Bartholomew’s and The Royal London Hospital (London Deanery), U.K
  8. October 2007 – September 2008: Specialist Registrar – Department of Otolaryngology. Northwick Park and St. Mark’s Hospital NHS Trust (London Deanery), U.K.
  9. October 2006 – September 2007: Specialist Registrar – Department of Otolaryngology. The Royal Free Hospital and Royal National Throat Nose and Ear Hospital (London Deanery), U.K.
  10. October 2005 – September 2006: Specialist Registrar – Department of Otolaryngology.
    The Royal Marsden Hospital (London Deanery), U.K
  11. October 2004 – September 2005: Specialist Registrar – Department of Otolaryngology
    Bedford Hospital (Oxford Deanery), U.K.
  12. February 2004 –September 2004: Senior House Officer – Department of Otolaryngology
    The Royal National Throat Nose and Ear Hospital, London, U.K.
  13. August 2003 – February 2004: Senior House Officer – Department of Otolaryngology. Royal Free Hospital, London, U.K.
  14. February 2003 – August 2003: Senior House Officer – Department of Otolaryngology
    Northwick Park Hospital NHS Trust, U.K
  15. August 2002– February 2003: Senior House Officer – Department of Otolaryngology
    West Middlesex University Hospital, Isleworth, U.K
  16. February 2002 – August 2002: Senior House Officer – Department of Urology. Luton and Dunstable NHS Trust, U.K.
  17. August 2001 – February 2002: Senior House Officer – Department of Otolaryngology. Luton and Dunstable NHS Trust, U.K.
  18. February 2001 – August 2001: Senior House Officer – Department of General Surgery. Luton and Dunstable NHS Trust, U.K.
  19. August 2000 – February 2001: Senior House Officer – Department of Orthopaedics and Trauma. Luton and Dunstable NHS Trust
  20. Sept 1999 – May 2000: Anatomy Demonstrator: Department of Anatomy. Trinity College Dublin, Ireland.
  21. January 1999 – June 1999: House Physician, Department of Medicine. St James’s Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
  22. July 1998 – December 1998: House Surgeon, Department of Surgery. St James’s Hospital, Dublin, Ireland

TRAINING COURSES / MEETINGS

  •  2018 – Congres de la Societe Francaise de Phoniatrie (International Faculty); CHL- Eich, Luxembourg
  • 2018 – American Academy for Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery; Atlanta, U.S.A.
  • 2018 – The 16th British Academic Conference in Otolaryngology; Manchester, U.K.
  • 2018 – European Laryngological Society Annual Meeting (International Faculty); London, U.K.
  • 2018 – ENT Summit;  Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
  • 2017 – American Academy for Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery; Chicago, U.S.A.
  • 2017 – National University Health System Cadaveric Surgical Anatomy Course (Faculty); National University of Singapore
  • 2017 – Basic Cardiac Life Support and Automatic Electric Defibrillation Course; Ng Teng Fong General Hospital, Singapore
  • 2017 – Singapore Postgraduate Advanced Course in Endocrine Surgery (Faculty); Challenges and Advances (SPACES) Congress, National University Hospital Singapore / Ng Teng Fong General Hospital
  • 2017 – ENT World Congress IFOS (Panelist); Paris, France
  • 2017 – ENT Summit (Faculty and Invited Speaker); Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • 2016 – Transoral Thyroidectomy Workshop; Bangkok, Thailand.
  • 2016 – Coblation in ENT Workshop; Bangkok, Thailand.
  • 2016 – American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery; San Diego, U.S.A.
  • 2016 – European Laryngological Society Annual Meeting; Genoa, Italy.
  • 2016 – ENT CO2 Laser Safety Workshop (Faculty); Singapore.
  • 2016 – ENT Summit; Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
  • 2015 – International conference on Robotic surgery in the Head and Neck; Transoral robotic surgery (TORS) (International Faculty) Namur, Belgium.
  • 2015 – Medrobotics Training Course on the Flex System (Consultant); Raynham, MA, U.S.A.
  • 2015 – Spring Days in Laryngology Meeting – Lasers Section (Faculty); UCL Mont-Godinne, Yvoir, Belgium.
  • 2015 – International Workshop on Phonosurgery and Functional Laryngology; University Hospital Wuerzburg, Germany.
  • 2015 – Advanced Practices in Voice and Dysphagia; Las Vegas. U.S.A.
  • 2015 – Winter Days in Laryngology; Crans-Montana, Switzerland.
  • 2014 – American Academy for Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery; Orlando, U.S.A.
  • 2014 – 1st Manchester Laser Phono-Laryngeal Surgery Course (Faculty); Manchester, U.K.
  • 2014 – Singapore General Hospital ENT Week – Lasers Section (Faculty); Singapore.
  • 2013 – Controversies in the management of head and neck and thyroid cancer; The Royal College of Physicians, London, U.K.
  • 2012 – American Academy for Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery; Washington D.C., U.S.A.
  • The 14th British Academic Conference in Otolaryngology; Glasgow, U.K.
  • 2012 – Oral Medicine, Pathology and Surgery for the ENT Surgeon; Barnet General Hospital, U.K.
  • 2012 – Training and Assessment in Practice (TAIP) Course; The Royal College of Surgeons England, U.K.
  • 2012 – Foundation ENT and Head and Neck Surgery Conference (Faculty); The Royal College of Surgeons England, U.K.
  • 2011 – American Academy for Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery; San Francisco, U.S.A.
  • 2011 – Bartholomew’s & The Royal London Hospital Temporal Bone Course; London, U.K.
  • 2011 – Foundation ENT and Head and Neck Surgery Conference (Faculty); The Royal College of Surgeons England, U.K.
  • 2011 – Approaches for Intracranial Surgery Course (Faculty); The Royal College of Surgeons England, U.K.
  • 2011 – Transnasal Oesophagoscopy Study Day; Basingstoke, U.K.
  • 2010 – Video Editing Course; Southend-on-Sea, U.K.
  • 2010 – One Airway – One Disease (Lecturer); Merck Medical / Schering Plough, London, U.K.
  • 2010 – Guy’s and St. Thomas’s Hospitals FRCS Revision Course; St. Thomas’s Hospital, London, U.K.
  • 2010 – Newcastle / GIR FRCS Revision Course; The Freeman Hospital, Newcastle, U.K.
  • 2010 – Congestion and Inflammation Summit; Prague, Czech Republic.
  • 2009 – Basic Paediatric Life Support; Great Ormond Street Hospital, London, U.K.
  • 2009 – ENT –Expertise in Nursing Course (Faculty); The Royal College of Surgeons England, U.K.
  • 2009 – Endoscopic Sinus Surgery Cadaveric Dissection; Charing Cross Hospital, London, U.K.
  • 2009 – Rhinoplasty Cadaveric Dissection Course; The Royal London Hospital, London, U.K.
  • 2009 – The 13th British Academic Conference in Otolaryngology; Liverpool, U.K.
  • 2009 – Treatment Strategies for Upper Respiratory Disease; Berlin, Germany.
  • 2009 – Otolaryngology for General Practitioners Course (Lecturer); The Royal College of Surgeons England, U.K.
  • 2008 – ENT Operative Surgical Anatomy Course (Lecturer); Northwick Park Hospital, London, U.K.
  • 2008 – American Academy for Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery; Chicago, U.S.A.
  • 2008 – Temporal Bone Dissection Course; Clinique d’Otologie Pratique, Paris, France.
  • 2007 – Coblation Training Day; RNTNEH, London, U.K.
  • 2007 – Facial Plastics and Rhinology Course; The Institute of Laryngology and Otology, London, U.K.
  • 2007 – FESS Course / Study Day; The Middlesex Hospital, London, U.K.
  • 2006 – London Laser Course; St. Bartholomew’s Hospital, London, U.K.
  • 2006 – The 12th British Academic Conference in Otolaryngology; Birmingham, U.K.
  • 2006 – Science and Fiction in Surgical Voice Restoration; St. Anne’s College, Oxford, U.K.
  • 2006 – The London Head and Neck Dissection Course; St. George’s Hospital, London, U.K.
  • 2006 – North of England Otolaryngological Society Meeting; York, U.K.
  • 2005 – Surgical Voice Restoration; Dr. Eric Blom / Forth Medical, Glasgow, U.K.
  • 2005 – Bronchoscopy Study Day; Heatherwood and Wexham Park Hospital / Oxford Deanery, U.K.
  • 2005 – Temporal Bone Dissection Course; Clinique d’Otologie Pratique, Paris, France.
  • 2005 – A Practical Approach to Airway Management; RNTNEH, London, U.K.
  • 2005 – Medical Statistics for Surgeons; Imperial College London, U.K.
  • 2005 – Cellular and Molecular Biology of Cancer Course; Imperial College London, U.K.
  • 2004 – Endoscopic Sinus Anatomy Course;  The Royal College of Surgeons England, UK.
  • 2004 – Temporal Bone Dissection Course; Clinique d’Otologie Pratique, Paris, France.
  • 2003 – Microscopic Bowel Anastomosis Training; Northwick Park Institute for Medical Research, London, U.K.
  • 2002 – Home Office Animal Licensing Course; Imperial College London, U.K.
  • 2001 – Advanced Trauma Life Support; The Royal College of Surgeons England, U.K.
  • 2000 – Basic Surgical Skills Course; The Royal College of Surgeons England, U.K.
  • 1999 – Advanced Cardiac Life Support; Irish Heart Foundation, Dublin, Ireland.
  • 1989 – Participant and Scholarship winner of the International Science School, University of Sydney, Australia.  

 Research

Masters of Surgical Science:

  • Gut Hormone profiles following bariatric surgery in a rodent model with Dr. Carl LeRoux and Professor Sir Steven Bloom and Professor Ma Ghattei, Department of Metabolic Medicine, Imperial College School of Medicine, 2004/6.

Science Research Programme:

  • The effect of calcitonin on the metabolism of rat hepatocytes with Associate Professor Lee Kay Hoon, Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, National University of Singapore. Ministry of Education, Singapore Gifted Education Programme, 1989.

Other Projects:

  • Melioidosis in the Head and Neck from a Singaporean Centre with Dr. Noushin Mehran and Dr. Rebecca Heywood – Ng Teng Fong General Hospital, Singapore. I am the lead clinician in this project which aims to study the epidemiology of this soil borne disease in the West of Singapore.
  •  Laryngeal ossification and ingested Foreign Bodies with Dr. Nirmal Muthukumarasamy and Dr. Rebecca Heywood, Ng Teng Fong General Hospital, Singapore. We have studied over 140 plain lateral neck radiographs to assess the impact of laryngeal ossification on diagnostics for ingested foreign bodies prior to removal.
  •  Laryngeal suppuration and forest fires – A Singaporean Centre’s experiences with Dr. Euan Murugasu and Dr. Rebecca Heywood, Ng Teng Fong General Hospital, Singapore. We are studying the effects of environmental haze from forest fires in the surrounding region and its impact on the rising incidence of suppurative laryngeal infections.
  • Narrow-Band Imaging in assessing Snoring and Obstructive Sleep Apnoea with Mr. B. Kotecha, Royal National Throat Nose and Ear Hospital, 2010-2011.
  • Altered facial sensation and flushing after midfacial advancement for maxillary hypoplasia in a craniofacial unit with Miss M. Wyatt, Great Ormond Street Hospital, 2010.
  • A 7-year review of T1/T2 SCC larynx treated using CO2 laser by a single surgeon with Mr.K. Ghufoor and Mr. J. Joseph, St. Bartholomew’s Hospital, 2009.
  • A single centre retrospective review of unilateral and bilateral Dysport® injections in Adductor Spasmodic Dysphonia with Mr B. Elmiyeh, Mr T. Upile, Dr. B. Youl, Dr. R. Epstein and Mr. J. Rubin, St. Bartholomew’s Hospital, The Royal National Throat Nose and Ear Hospital and the Royal Free Hospital 2005-9.
  • A twin centre study of nasal tip anaesthesia following open rhinoplasty with Ms. M.C. Jaberoo, Mr. N. Mehta, Ms. R.L. Heywood, Mr. N. de Zoysa and Mr. J. Marais and Mr. H. Saleh, Northwick Park Hospital and Charing Cross Hospital, 2007-9.
  • A single blind prospective randomized cross over study on the effectiveness of three nasal irrigation systems with Mr. B. Elmiyeh, Ms. R.L. Heywood and Mr. P. Chatrath, Royal Free Hospital, 2007-9.
  • A 5-year prospective study of VEGF A and VEGF D as prognostic indicators of loco-regional spread of Head and Neck SCC with T. Upile at The Royal Marsden Hospital and the vascular laboratories of University College London, 2005-9.
  • Voice laboratory studies and analysis of formant frequencies in patients with laryngeal and oropharyngeal tumours with Mr. R. Kazi, Mr. P.H. Rhys-Evans and Mr. P.M. Clarke, Royal Marsden Hospital, 2006-7.
  • The management of recurrent neck metastases by resection, flap cover and iridium192 afterloaded brachytherapy with Mr. P.H. Rhys-Evans, Dr C.M. Nutting and Dr K.J. Harrington, Royal Marsden Hospital, 2006.
  • Role of IMRT in parotid / skull base cancer to reduce hearing loss with Dr C.M. Nutting and Dr S. Bhide, Royal Marsden Hospital, 2006.

Book Chapters

  1. Lasers in Early Glottic Cancer. Textbook of Laryngology. Prasad VMN, Remacle M. Chapter 17. Eds. N.K. Nerurkar, R. Amitabachoudhury. Jaypee. 1st Edition. Feb 2017.
  2. Mutational Falsetto. A Practical Guide to Laryngeal Framework Surgery. Prasad VMN, Remacle M. Eds. S. Mohan, O. Judd, K, Young. Compton Publishing 2017.
  3. Type I Medialization Thyroplasty. A Practical Guide to Laryngeal Framework Surgery. Prasad VMN, Remacle M. S. Mohan, O. Judd, K, Young. Compton Publishing 2017.
  4. Surgery for Bilateral Vocal Fold Immobility. In Neurolaryngology. Prasad VMN, Almohizea MI, Remacle M. Eds. C. Sittel, O. Guntinas-Lichius. Springer 2017.
  5. What clinical / paraclinical tests should be done prior to sialendoscopy. Sialendoscopy – The Hands-On Book. Prasad V, Almohizea M, Remacle M. Chapter 25. Ed. F. Marchal. ISTC 2015.
  6. Lump in the Neck, Thyroglossal cysts and Foreign bodies in the ear, nose and throat. Pocket Tutor – Otolaryngology. Prasad V. Eds. Bhattacharya A, Patel N. JP Medical Ltd. 1st 2011.
  7. Life after Residency: What’s Next? Prasad V, Chatrath P. Plural Publishing Inc. Ed. K.J. Lee. 1st Book Chapter Contributor. 2008.

PUBLICATIONS

Abstracts

  1. Robotic Laryngeal Surgery: To the Pharynx and Beyond (Miniseminar). Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery 159(1S) P34. Oct Akst L, Richmon J, Ekbom D, Prasad VMN.
  2. Vocal Fold Leukoplakia: Cases, Controversy, and Management. Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery. 159 (1S) P36. Oct 2018. Akst L, Altman K, Broadhurst M, Prasad VMN.
  3. Use of the Laryngeal Anterior Commissure Stent (LACS) for Treatment of Anterior Glottic Webs: Single Tertiary Centre’s Experiences. Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery. 159(1S) P116. Oct Prasad VMN, Fakhoury R, Helou D, Almohizea M, Lawson G, Remacle M.
  4. Pulsatile Oropharyngeal Mass: Case Report and Review of the Literature. Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery. 159(1S) P203-4. Oct Heywood R, Khoo V, Prasad VMN.
  5. Single Centre Review of Voice in Adults with Benign Laryngeal Lesions Using the CO2 Laser. Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, 159 (1S) P25. Oct 2018. Tan L, Manoharan D, Tsang S, Prasad VMN.
  6. A single tertiary centre’s 18-month experience of subtotal arytenoidectomy for bilateral vocal fold immobility. Singapore Medical Journal 58(1)S19. Dec 2017. Thirunavukarasu V, Muthukumarasamy N, Heywood RL, Prasad VMN.
  7. Laryngeal ossification and ingested foreign bodies. Singapore Medical Journal 58(1)S18. Dec N Muthukumarasamy N, Heywood RL, Prasad VMN.
  8. Vocal fold leukoplakia: Cases, Controversy and Management. Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery 157(S1):26-27Oct 2017. Akst L, Altman K, Broadhurst M, Prasad VMN.
  9. Forest fires and suppurative airway obstruction. Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery 157(S1): -27Oct 2017. Prasad VMN, Heywood RL, Murugasu E.
  10. Laryngeal ossification and ingested foreign bodies. Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery 157(S1):26-27Oct 2017.Muthukumarasamy N, Heywood RL, Prasad VMN.
  11. Development of a novel computerized acoustic assessment. Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery 157(S1):99-100Oct 2017. Prasad VMN, Drugman T, Rijckaert M, Janssens C, Lawson G, Remacle M.
  12. Lasers in benign laryngeal conditions. Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery 157(S1):229Oct 2017.  Prasad VMN, Remacle M, Franco R.
  13. Head and neck melioidosis – a Singaporean centre’s experience. Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery 157(S1):26-27Oct 2017. Mehran N, Heywood RL, Prasad VMN.
  14. Five-year’ experience of unilateral vocal fold immobility.   Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery 155(1S):91 · Oct 2016. Prasad V, Fakhoury R, Helou D, Lawson G, Remacle M.
  15. Subglottic pressure level as an objective measure during thyroplasty. Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery 155(1S):97 Aug 2016. Almohizea M, Prasad VMN, Fakhoury R, Bihin B, Remacle M.
  16. Hearing loss and cognitive decline in Singapore: status quo of an island nation. The Journal of Laryngology & Otology 130(S3): S172-S173 · May 2016.  Heywood RL, Vankalayapati P, Jayakody D, Eikelboom R, Lee G, Liu JY, Prasad VMN, Murugasu E, Atlas M.
  17. Lingual nerve ancient schwannoma. The Journal of Laryngology and Otology. Proceedings from the 145th Semon Club 2014. Baldy JP, Prasad VMN, Dilkes M.
  18. A unique otologic anomaly? The Journal of Laryngology and Otology. Proceedings of the 143rd Semon Club. J. Siddiqui, VMN Prasad, K Seymour. 2013.
  19. CO2 laser vapourisation of stage 1 glottic cancer: results of 56 cases. Clinical Otolaryngology and Allied Sciences 2012; 37:73-117. Prasad VMN, Giddings CBE, Dilkes M.
  20. Evaluation of palatal and tongue base hyperaemia and its relationship to snoring and obstructive sleep apnea using narrow-band imaging. Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery Aug 2011; vol. 145, 2 suppl: pp. P271-P272. Prasad VMN, Heywood RL, Stimpson P, Chisholm E, Kotecha BT.
  21. Fishbone foreign body migrating into left lobe of thyroid. Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery Aug 2010 143 no. 2 suppl P165. Sharma R, Sharma V, Prasad VMN, Joseph T.
  22. A single centre retrospective review of unilateral and bilateral Dysport® injections in adductor spasmodic dysphonia. Clinical Otolaryngology and Allied Sciences 2009; 34:92. Elmiyeh B, Prasad V, Upile T, Youl B, Epstein R, Rubin J.
  23. A twin centre study of nasal tip anaesthesia following open rhinoplasty. Clinical Otolaryngology and Allied Sciences. (British Academic Conference for Otolaryngology 2009) Prasad V, Jaberoo M-C, Mehta N, De Zoysa N, Heywood RL, Saleh H, Marais J.
  24. Massive cervicothoracic haematoma due to extracapsular rupture of asymptomatic parathyroid adenoma. The Journal of Laryngology and Otology. Proceedings from the 132nd Semon Club. Vasani S, Trinidade A, Prasad VMN.
  25. Tonsillectomy for psoriasis – Does it help? The Journal of Laryngology and Otology. E23 2006. Prasad VMN, Mani N, Suruliraj A, Burova K, Hoare TJ.
  26. Gut hormone profiles may explain reduced appetite and food intake following bariatric surgery. Obesity Surgery 2006;16:402. le Roux CW, Aylwin SJB., Batterham R, Borg CM, Coyle F, Prasad V, Shurey S, Ghatei MA, Patel AG, Bloom SR.
  27. Hamman’s syndrome -Surgical emphysema and pneumomediastinum post-partum. Quincentennary Celebrations of the Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh (Book of Abstracts), 2005. Prasad VMN, Simon D, Steward J, Frampton MC.
  28. Kimura’s Disease – Parotid and submandibular masses associated with cervical lymphadenopathy – malignant or benign? The Journal of Laryngology and Otology. Proceedings of the Semon Club May 2004, London. Prasad V, Persaud R, Howard D. Published in 2007.
  29. Gut hormone changes may explain appetite and glycaemic control effects of bariatric surgery. Proceedings of the Nutrition Society. 2004;63(1a)85A. (The British Nutritional Society). le Roux CW, Aylwin SJB, Shurey S, Prasad V, Coyle F, Darroch P, Ghatei MA, Patel AG, Bloom SR.
  30. Outcome following oesophagectomy for cancer in the elderly patient. Irish Journal of Medical Science 1999: 168 Supplement 6:24. Prasad VMN, Kavanagh EG, O’Hanlon DM, Hennessy TPJ, Reynolds JV.

Peer Reviewed Publications

  1. Preliminary experience in transoral laryngeal surgery with a flexible robotic system for benign lesions of the vocal folds. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol (2018). https://doi.org/10.1007/s00405-018-4900-0. Remacle M, Prasad VMN.
  2. Pulmonary melioidosis with laryngeal involvement: an unusual site of infection Thorax. 2018 Jan 26. pii: thoraxjnl-2017-211046. doi: 10.1136/thoraxjnl-2017-211046. [Epub ahead of print]. Ng CL, Liu X, Tan NJH, Prasad VMN, Lee P.
  3. Correction to: Laser-assisted surgery of the upper aero-digestive tract: a clarification of nomenclature. A consensus statement of the European Laryngological Society. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 2018 Jan 6. doi: 10.1007/s00405-017-4851-x: Remacle M, Arens C, Badr Eldin M, Campos G, Chiesa Estomba C, Dulguerov P, Fiz I, Hantzakos A, Keghian J, Mora F, Matar N, Peretti G, Piazza C, Postma GN, Prasad V, Sjogren E, Dikkers FG.
  4. Laser-assisted surgery of the upper aero-digestive tract: a clarification of nomenclature. A consensus statement of the European Laryngological Society. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol Aug 17. [Epub ahead of print] DOI 10.1007/s00405-017-4708-3: Remacle M, Arens C, Badr Eldin M, Campos G, Chiesa Estomba C, Dulguerov P, Fiz I, Hantzakos A, Keghian J, Mora F, Matar N, Peretti G, Piazza C, Postma GN, Prasad V, Sjogren E, Dikkers FG.
  5. Unilateral vocal fold immobility: a tertiary hospital’s experience over 5 years. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 2017 Mar 17. [Epub ahead of print] doi: 1007/s00405-017-4528-5. Prasad VMN, Fakhoury R, Helou D, Lawson G, Remacle M.
  6. Using peak direct subglottic pressure level as an objective measure during medialization thyroplasty: a prospective study. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2016 Sep;273(9):2607-11. Almohizea MI, Prasad VM, Fakhoury R, Bihin B, Remacle M.
  7. Frontal Sinus Fungus Ball Operated on Endoscopically and Endonasally. Ann Otolaryngol Rhinol. 2016 3(9) Online Open Access ISSN: 2379-948X. Eloy PH, Prasad V, Sensou S, Minovnina J, de Dorlodot CL, Nollevaux MC.
  8. Autologous Fat Graft Injection for the Treatment of Velopharyngeal Insufficiency. J Rhinol Otol Jan 2016[Epub ahead of print]. Ouattassi N, Remacle M, Lawson G, Van der Vorst S, Bachy V, Prasad VMN.
  9. A twin centre study of nasal tip anesthesia following Rhinoplasty and Septorhinoplasty. Ear Nose Throat J 2016 Feb;95(2): E18-21. Jaberoo MC, Prasad VMN, De Zoysa N, Heywood RL, Mehta N, Marais J, Saleh H.
  10. Transoral robotic surgery for base of tongue neoplasms. B-ENT. 2015; Suppl 24:45-50. Sayin I, Fakhoury R, Prasad VM, Remacle M, Lawson G.
  11. Functional outcomes after transoral robotic surgery for squamous cell carcinoma of the oropharynx. B-ENT. 2015; Suppl 24:15-9. Van der Vorst S, Prasad V, Remacle M, Bachy V, Lawson G.
  12. The da Vinci robotic system in head and neck surgery. B-ENT. 2015; Suppl 24:1-6. Fakhoury R, Prasad VM, Sayin I, Van der Vorst S, Remacle M, Lawson G.
  13. Voice rehabilitation after transoral laser microsurgery of the larynx. Otolaryngol Clin North Am. 2015 Aug;48(4):639-53. Epub 2015 Jun 19. Prasad VM, Remacle M.
  14. Transoral robotic surgery (TORS) with the Medrobotics FlexTM System: first surgical application on humans. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2015 Jun;272(6):1451-5. Remacle M, M N Prasad V, Lawson G, Plisson L, Bachy V, Van der Vorst S.
  15. In reference to First use of a computer-assisted operator-controlled flexible endoscope for transoral surgery. Laryngoscope. Aug;125(8): E291.Epub 2015 Jan 30. 2015 Jan 30. Prasad VM, Remacle M, Lawson G.
  16. A prospective, single-blind, randomised, crossover study comparing three nasal hygiene systems and corresponding patient preference for such devices. Journal of Laryngology and Otology. Vol 128, Issue 01, Jan 2014.ElmiyehB, Heywood RL, Prasad VM, Chatrath P, Bassett P, Quiney R.
  17. A single centre retrospective review of unilateral and bilateral Dysport® injections in Adductor Spasmodic Dysphonia. Logoped Phoniatr Vocol 2010, Apr, 01;35(1):39-44. Elmiyeh B, Prasad V, Upile T, Youl B, Epstein R, Rubin J.
  18. Unilateral versus bilateral thyroarytenoid Botulinum toxin injections in adductor spasmodic dysphonia: a prospective study. Head Face Med (2009) 24:5:20. Upile T, Elmiyeh B, Jerjes W, Prasad V, Kafas P, Abiola J, Youl B, Epstein R, Hopper C, Sudhoff H, Rubin J.
  19. Radiology Quiz Case- Extracapsular rupture of an asymptomatic parathyroid adenoma. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2009 Mar;135(3):316, 318-9. De Zoysa N, Vasani SS, Prasad V, Stearns M.
  20. Quality of life outcome measures following partial glossectomy: assessment using the UW-QOL scale. J Cancer Res Ther 2008 (4) 3:116-120. Kazi R, Johnson C, Prasad V, De Cordova J, Venkitaraman R, Nutting CM, Clarke PM, Rhys-Evans PH, Harrington KJ.
  21. Questionnaire analysis of swallowing-related outcomes following glossectomy. J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec. 2008;70(3):151-5. Kazi R, Prasad V, Venkitaraman R, Nutting CM, Clarke PM, Rhys-Evans PH, Harrington KJ.
  22. Prospective, longitudinal electroglottographic study of voice recovery following accelerated hypofractionated radiotherapy for T1/T2 larynx cancer. Radiother Oncol. 2008 May;87(2):230-6. Kazi R, Venkitaraman R, Johnson C, Prasad V, Nutting CM, Clarke PM, Rhys-Evans PH, Harrington KJ.
  23. Electroglottographic comparison of voice outcomes in patients with advanced laryngopharyngeal cancer treated by chemoradiotherapy or total laryngectomy. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2008 Feb 1;70(2):344-52. Kazi R, Prasad V, Venkitaraman R, Nutting CM, Clarke PM, Rhys-Evans PH, Harrington KJ.
  24. Analysis of formant frequencies in patients with oral or oropharyngeal cancers treated by glossectomy. Int J Lang Commun Disord. 2007 Sep-Oct;42(5):521-32. Kazi R, Prasad V, Kanagalingam J, Georgalas C, Venkitaraman R, Nutting CM, Clarke PM, Rhys-Evans PH, Harrington KJ.
  25. Electroglottographic and Perceptual Evaluation of Tracheoesophageal Speech. J Voice. 2009 Mar;23(2):247-54. Epub 2007 May 9. Kazi R, Kanagalingam J, Venkitaraman R, Prasad V, Nutting CM, Clarke PM, Rhys-Evans PH, Harrington KJ.
  26. Marrow proliferation as a cause of hearing loss in b thallasemia major. J Laryngol Otol. 2008 Nov;122(11):1253-6. Epub 2007 Oct 12. Thio D, Prasad V, Anslow P, Lennox P.
  27. Questionnaire analysis of the swallowing related quality of life following total laryngectomy. Clin Otolaryngol. 2006 Dec;31(6):525-30. R Kazi R, Prasad V, Venkitaraman R, Nutting CM, Clarke PM, Rhys-Evans PH, Harrington KJ.
  28. Multi-dimensional assessment of female tracheoesophageal prosthetic speech. Clin Otolaryngol. 2006 Dec;31(6):511-7. Kazi R, Kiverniti E, Prasad V, Venkitaraman R, Nutting CM, Clarke PM, Rhys-Evans PH, Harrington KJ.
  29. Assessment of the formant frequencies in normal and laryngectomised individuals using linear predictive coding. J Voice. 2007 Nov;21(6):661-8. Epub 2006 Sep 28.R. Kazi, V. Prasad, J. Kanagalingam, R. Venkitaraman, C.M. Nutting, P.M. Clarke, P.H. Rhys-Evans, K.J. Harrington.
  30. Gut hormone profiles following obesity surgery favour an anorectic state and may facilitate weight loss. Annals of Surgery. 2006 Jan;243(1):108-14. le Roux CW, Aylwin SJB, Batterham RL, Borg CM, Coyle F, Prasad V, Shurey S, Ghatei MA, Patel AG, Bloom SR.
  31. Are high-speed digital videoendoscopy systems the future of laryngology? The Internet Journal of Otorhinolaryngology. Volume 4 Number 2. Kazi R, Prasad V, Nutting CM, Clarke P, Rhys-Evans P, Harrington KJ.
  32. CHARGE Syndrome, Radiology Quiz Case. Archives Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery 2005. Elmiyeh B, Whitaker IS, Prasad V, Persaud R, Beale T, Lucas D.
  33. A Pin in the Neck. Irish Medical Journal 2001: 94(1) 20. Hone SW, Keogh IJ, Prasad V, Timon CI.