Mr Thomas Jacques is a Consultant ENT Surgeon with specialist interests in rhinology (nasal and sinus surgery) and rhinoplasty (cosmetic and reconstructive nasal surgery).
He is appointed in the NHS as a Consultant ENT, Rhinology and Facial Plastic Surgeon at St. George’s University Hospital and Croydon University Hospital.
Mr Jacques completed his undergraduate medical training at the University of Cambridge, followed by clinical training at University College London, graduating with Distinction in Clinical Practice.
His specialist training in ENT surgery was undertaken at internationally-renowned central London teaching hospitals, including St. Mary’s Hospital, Charing Cross Hospital, and two years at the Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital. After the completion of his training, he undertook a prestigious year-long Fellowship in Rhinology and Facial Plastic Surgery at St. George’s University Hospital.
Mr Jacques is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England, and a member of multiple national and international academic societies, including the European Rhinologic Society and the European Academy of Facial Plastic Surgery.
He is a member of the Editorial Board for the specialist medical journal Rhinology. He has published scientific articles in leading medical journals, contributed to specialist textbooks, lectured internationally at medical conferences, and contributed to major research projects in ENT.
He has a strong interest in medical education and is dedicated to teaching the next generation of ENT surgeons. He is a Senior Editor of entsho.com, one of the most popular ENT educational websites in the UK. He is a Trustee of the medical educational and global health charity XL-ENT, which sponsors ENT specialists from developing nations to travel to the UK for specialist training.
Mr Jacques treats a comprehensive range of ear, nose and throat conditions.
In addition to his broad ENT experience, he has advanced expertise and fellowship-level training in surgery of the nose and sinuses, including:
Sinus conditions (nasal polyps, chronic sinusitis and sinus infections)
Nasal injury and reconstruction after trauma
Nasal airway blockage and septal deviation
Cosmetic and functional nasal surgery (rhinoplasty and septorhinoplasty)
Rhinitis and nasal allergy
Disorders of the sense of smell (anosmia, hyposmia)
Nasal and sinus tumours
Endoscopic tear duct surgery (DCR)
Management of snoring and sleep apnoea
Mr Jacques is dedicated to providing an individualised, effective treatment plan for all of his patients, based on the best available scientific evidence, and modern surgical techniques.
He makes it a priority to help his patients to understand their medical conditions, and how their treatments work, so that they can get the very best results.
Many of the conditions he treats are complex and require long-term attention and maintenance. He is passionate about providing the continuity of care and personal attention that these problems require.