Aleix Rovira

Aleix Rovira, consultant head and neck surgeon

Consultant head and neck surgeon


Aleix Rovira hsd been a consultant head and neck surgeon at Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust since 2020. Before this he was a consultant for 2 years at St George's University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

He is a core member of our teams caring for people with:

  • head and neck cancer
  • thyroid cancer
  • non-melanoma skin cancer

He provides head and neck cancer services to south east London as well as a tertiary service (referrals from other hospitals) for complex head and neck, thyroid and advanced skin cancer. 

He is also part of our transoral robotic programme.

Education and training

  • PhD analysing the role of salvage surgery after head and neck cancer previously treated with anti-EGFR (epidermal growth factor receptor), University of Barcelona
  • Advanced head and neck surgical fellowship, Guy's and St Thomas'
  • Ear, nose and throat (ENT) training, Bellvitge University Hospital
  • Medicine, Autonomous University of Barcelona

Research interests

  • Head and neck salvage surgery
  • Non-melanoma skin cancer cancer
  • Improving referral pathways for head and neck cancer patients
  • Thyroid cancer


Aleix has written several peer-reviewed publications and book chapters.

Last updated: December 2022

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