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.
- Milton Keynes University Hospital
- Head and neck cancer
- Postgraduate Examiner
- Early detection of Head & Neck Cancer
- Medicolegal reports
- Technology to detect cancers earlier
- British Association of Head & Neck Oncologists (BAHNO)
- The MedicoLegal Society
- Royal Society of Medicine (RSM)