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Mr Yakubu Karagama

Consultant Otolaryngologist



Special Interests:

Voice, Airway & Swallowing disorders


Trained at Northern Deanery, Newcastle upon Tyne. Qualified as a Medical Doctor in 1992 in Nigeria, followed by Completion of Specialist Training in Ear, Nose and Throat (FRCS-ORL&HN) in Newcastle-upon-Tyne. Obtained an MSc in advanced Voice Research at the University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne in 2005. Hon Senior Lecture University of Manchester, Edge Hill University and Royal Northern College of Music Manchester. He is the lead Centre for Voice, Airway and Swallowing disorders at Manchester Royal Infirmary since 2008 and Deputy Clinical Director at the department of ENT -Head & Neck.

He is the Founder and Course Director for Manchester Phonosurgery course He has obtained an MSc in Advance Voice Research at the University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne in 2005.  He has presented his research and won prizes at National and international conferences, including North of England Otolaryngological Society meeting, Royal Society of Medicine, British Association Conference of Otolaryngologist (BACO). He has authored and co-authored over 50 publications. He was the first the Secretary of the British Laryngological Association. He is now a world authority in Laryngology

Contact Details:

Secretary. 0161 276 3997

Secretary email.