Ricard Simo is a consultant otorhinolaryngologist head and neck surgeon and is the surgical lead in thyroid cancer. Before joining us, he worked at University Hospital Lewisham for five years.
Ricard provides a dedicated head and neck oncological surgery, thyroid, parathyroid and salivary gland surgery service. As a member of the head and neck and thyroid oncology teams, he provides cancer services to south east London and a tertiary service for complex head and neck oncology and thyroid surgery. He is also the chairman of the South East London head and neck cancer tumour working group.
Ricard has published over 70 original articles in peer reviewed medical journals and has authored five chapters in national and international head and neck surgery textbooks.
He is an honorary senior lecturer and clinical advisor at Guy’s, King's and St Thomas’ School of Medicine. Ricard is actively involved in training and teaching undergraduate students and postgraduate doctors and GPs, and is a faculty member of several national and international head and neck courses.
Ricard is a reviewer for several otorhinolaryngology, head and neck surgery journals and has been an invited speaker in major national and international meetings and conferences.
He is a council member of the ENT-UK head and neck group and the section of laryngology and rhinology of the Royal Society of Medicine.
Ricard also has an interest in complex and revision head and neck surgery which stems from his tertiary head and neck practice.