Mr Adam Shakir

Mr Adam Shakir
MBChB MSc DipMedLaw DO-HNS FRCS-ORL Consultant ENT and Head & Neck Surgeon

Languages spoken


Expert in

Head and Neck cancer



Milton Keynes
Milton Keynes
52.05838, -0.76101

Mr Shakir specialises in neck, nose, throat and thyroid cancer.

Mr Shakir is a Consultant ENT Surgeon based at Milton Keynes University Hospital. His undergraduate studies took place at the University of Bristol before he went on to complete postgraduate specialist ENT surgery across the UK.

Prior to his consultant appointment, Mr Shakir successfully conducted sub-speciality fellowship training in Brisbane, Australia, as part of Australia’s largest Head & Neck Cancer unit. During this time he developed a particular interest in related clinical areas such as the treatment of skin cancers, voice and swallow problems and salivary gland conditions.

Mr Shakir has a keen interest in legal aspects of medical practice and has completed postgraduate training in this field. He also actively supports the training of medical students and has held the position of Honorary Lecturer at Cardiff University School of Medicine for a number of years. He is also a postgraduate examiner for surgeons in training with the Royal College of Surgeons.

Career positions

Current position(s)

  • Milton Keynes University Hospital

Expertise and interests


  • Head and neck cancer


  • Postgraduate Examiner
  • Early detection of Head & Neck Cancer
  • Medicolegal reports
  • Technology to detect cancers earlier

Professional association

  • British Association of Head & Neck Oncologists (BAHNO)
  • The MedicoLegal Society
  • Royal Society of Medicine (RSM)