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Consultant ENT Surgeon, Mr Florian Bast

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Mr Florian Bast, Consultant ENT Surgeon

Specialist Details
Full name

Mr Florian Bast




Consultant ENT Surgeon


Ear, nose and throat surgery, Rhinology

Site specialisation

Facial Plastic Surgery

Site specialisation 2
Clinical interests

Functional and aesthetic Septorhinoplasty (including Piezo Surgery), Balloon Sinuplasty and Eustachian Tube Dilation, Chronic Sinusitis and functional nasal surgery, Snoring and Sleep surgery

Background Information

Florian is a fully licensed substantive consultant ENT surgeon at Guy´s and St. Thomas´ Hospital, London. Previous to this he was an ENT Consultant at the University of Berlin, Germany. His main focus is on rhinology and facial plastic surgery. He has also extensive experience in the use of Cosmetic injectables and Dermal Fillers and is one of the most experienced surgeons in the UK in performing endoscopic balloon dilatation of the Eustachian Tube. As part of his academic work, he lectures at national and international conferences and has published extensively in his field of expertise. 
German Board Certification Specialization in Facial Plastic surgery, German Board Certification Specialist in Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery (CCT equivalent), Medical Doctorate May 2007

Languages spoken

German, English

Regular Cromwell clinics


Clinic days

Mon: Tue: Wed: amThurs: Fri: Sat:

Appointments telephone number

020 7129 8685

Additional Career Information
Year qualified



German Society of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, The Rhinoplasty Society of Europe RSE, The European Academy of Facial Plastic Surgery EAFPS, ENT UK, FPS UK, German Society for Botulinum-Toxin.

NHS hospitals

Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Trust


Private Consultant at the Harley Street Nose Clinic

Research interests

Clinical outcome research

Key published papers

1. Prevention of chronic RhinosinusitisHopkins C, Surda P, Bast F, Hettige R, Walker A, Hellings PW. Rhinology. 
2. Balloon dilatation of the Eustachian tube: postoperative validation of patient satisfaction. Bast F, Frank A, Schrom T 
3.Role of local anaesthetic nerve block in endoscopic sinus surgery: A systematic review and meta-analysis.Shamil E, Rouhani MJ, Basetti S, Bast F, Hopkins C, Surda P. 
4. Surgical Closure of Nasoseptal Defects: Postoperative Patient Satisfaction.Bast F, Heimer A, Schrom T. ORL Journal of Otorhinolaryngology and Related Specialities 
5. Patient-performed Pinnaplasty using Industrial Nail GlueChadha P, Bast F International Journal of Paediatric Otorhinolaryngology 


Media coverage

Our health professionals regularly contribute to hospital publications, as well as national newspaper articles and television coverage.