Miss Joanna Stephens
Hospital Information

Hospital: One Hatfield Hospital

Tel: 01707 443 459

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Miss Joanna Stephens

MBChB, DOHNS, FRCS (ORL-HNS)

Consultant ENT Surgeon

Year Qualified

2000

Clinical Interests

Miss Stephens provides treatment for all ENT conditions, and performs both adult and paediatric ENT surgery with a special interest in diseases of the nose and sinuses.

Specialising In

  • Rhinology – Sinus and nasal disease including sinus surgery, septal surgery, functional rhinoplasty, image guided complex sinus surgery, turbinate surgery and treatment of allergy Smell & Taste Disorders
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction & Balloon Dilatation of the Eustachian Tubes.
  • Childhood ENT problems including tonsillectomy, grommets, glue ear

Professional Profile

Miss Stephens has been a Consultant ENT Surgeon at the Lister Hospital in Stevenage for 5 years, with a special interest in Rhinology. Having graduated from Sheffield University in 2000, Miss Stephens completed her higher surgical training in the North Thames region of London, working in numerous highly acclaimed centres of excellence throughout. Since starting work at the Lister Hospital, she has created the Smell & Taste Clinic to treat patients with Disorders of Smell & Taste function and is carrying out research into the same. She was awarded a clinical excellence award in 2019.

Personal Profile

Miss Stephens enjoys reading, running, travel, films and spending time at home with her family.

Research Interests

Smell & Taste Disorders. Balloon Dilatation of the Eustachian Tubes Endoscopic microdebrider assisted turbinoplasty to treat nasal obstruction

Professional Memberships

  • ENT-UK British Society of Rhinoplasty Surgeons
  • British Rhinological Society Facial Plastic Surgery UK
  • British Medical Association

 

NHS Base

Lister Hospital, Stevenage, QE2 Hospital Welwyn Garden City