Yakubu Karagama

Ear Nose & Throat Surgery (ENT/Otolaryngology)

32 years of experience
32 years of experience



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Mr Yakubu Karagama completed his higher ENT surgical training at Newcastle, UK in 2007. He has since been practicing as is an

ear, nose and throat

Surgeon and Laryngologist with private practice at the Alexandra Hospital, Cheadle and NHS practice at Manchester University Hospital Manchester Royal Infirmary Department of Otolaryngology. He leads the multidisciplinary

specialist voice clinic

at Manchester University Hospital Department of Otolaryngology, Manchester Royal Infirmary. He specialises in general adult and children Ear, Nose and Throat problems but in addition he has a special interest in professional voice problems, nasal and sinus problems. He is the founder and course director for

Manchester Phonosurgery course

, is keen in voice research and obtained an MSc in Advance Voice Research at the University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne in 2005. Mr Karagama has presented his research and won prizes at national and international conferences, including the North of England Otolaryngological Society, the Royal Society of Medicine and the British Association Conference of Otolaryngologists (BACO). He has authored and co-authored over 50 publications, is an Honorary Senior Lecturer at both University of Manchester and Edge Hill Universities and previous Secretary of the British

Laryngological Association. He is also and Honorary Fellow at the Royal Northern College of Music Manchester.

Mr Karagama has been invited as keynote speaker internationally and is a frontier in several voice, swallowing and nasal surgeries.

Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

  • Tonsillectomy
  • Functional Endoscopic sinus Surgery FESS
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Septoplasty
  • Endoscopic Turbinoplasty
  • Rhinoplasty
  • Myringoplasty
  • Thyroplasty
  • Vocal cord injection
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Grommet insertion
  • Laser Laryngeal surgery
  • Laser Snoring surgery UVPPP
  • Balloon dilatation cricopharynx and oesophagus stricture
  • Balloon dilatation tracheal and subglottic stenosis
  • Injections for spasmodic dysphonia
  • Injection for Cricopharyngeal muscles

  • Sinus problem
  • Swallowing disorders
  • Salivary gland diseases
  • Cosmetic ENT surgery 
  • Hearing Loss
  • Tonsil and adenoid infections 
  • Snoring problems 
  • Vocal cord disorders 


Head & Neck Surgery, Paediatric Ear, Nose & Throat Surgery

All procedures

  • Laryngoscopy
  • Septoplasty
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Branchial Cleft Cyst Surgery
  • Ear Wax Removal
  • Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery (FESS)
  • Grommet Insertion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Rhinoplasty (Nose Job)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Stopping Nose Bleeds (Nasal Cautery)
  • Surgery for Nasal Blockage & Polyps
  • Thyroglossal Duct Surgery

All conditions

  • Voice Problems
  • Swallowing Disorder (Dysphagia)
  • Vocal Cord Disorders
  • Hoarseness and Other Voice Disorders
  • Nasal Blockage
  • Allergic Rhinitis (Hayfever)
  • Breathing Disorders
  • Deviated Septum
  • Ear Wax
  • Labyrinthitis
  • Laryngitis
  • Laryngology
  • Laryngomalacia
  • Nasal Polyps
  • Noisy Breathing
  • Rhinitis
  • Snoring Problems
  • Tonsillitis





Registered with

General Medical Council: 4784524


St Thomas Street, London, SE1 9BS


Consultation Fees

New appointment: £250

Follow-up appointment: £150


Overall Rating

Overall rating

Overall experience

4.92 / 5

Personal care received

4.91 / 5

Explanation of care provided

4.87 / 5



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