Consultant Paediatric ENT Surgeon


Secretary: Stacey Boyer
Secretary email:
Secretary telephone: 020 8725 2050

Clinical interests

Mr Daya specialises in all aspects of ENT surgery for children, with particular interests in middle ear and neck disease.

Professional profile

Mr Hamid Daya qualified in 1988 from the Universities of St. Andrews and Manchester.

Fellowship in Paediatric ENT at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, Canada.

In addition to his professional career as an ENT Surgeon, Mr Hamid Daya has a particular interest in the promotion of ENT care in the developing world and has travelled to many different countries including Ghana, Tanzania and Cambodia on research and surgical trips. He has been on the Board of Directors for “Sound Seekers”, a charity that supports the needs of deaf children in the developing countries.

Selected publications

Use of a modified stethoscope to assess paediatric nasal airflow in suspected choanal atresia, nasal stents or nasopharyngeal airways.
Mason K, Royan D, Daya H, Pepper C, Tweedie D.
Clin Otolaryngol. 2020 Apr 3.

Vocal cord palsy in children with cancer: A 10-year analysis of UK pediatric Intensive care admissions.
Capsomidis A, Hall A, Daya H, Round J, Lancaster D, Bate J. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2017 May;39(4):293-295.

Management of third branchial pouch anomalies – an evolution of a minimally invasive technique.
Wong PY, Moore A, Daya H. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2014 Mar;78(3):493-8
Customised ear moulds: a viable alternative to cosmetic ear surgery.
Hall A, Ahmed T, Mehta D, Daya H. Arch Dis Child. 2012 Apr;97(4):335

Closed rhinoplasty approach for excision of nasal dermoids.
Harris RL, Daya H. J Laryngol Otol. 2010 May;124(5):538-42.

Paediatric eosinophilic oesophagitis presenting to the otolaryngologist.
Harris R, Mitton S, Chong S, Daya H. J Laryngol Otol. 2010 Jan;124(1):96-100.
Cervicofacial nontuberculous mycobacterium lymphadenitis in children: is surgery always necessary?
Harris RL, Modayil P, Adam J, Sharland M, Heath P, Planche T, Daya H. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2009 Sep;73(9):1297-301.

Antenatal carbimazole and choanal atresia: a new embryopathy.
Wolf D, Foulds N, Daya H. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2006 Sep;132(9):1009-11.

Audit of the multidisciplinary management of orbital infection secondary to sinusitis.
Eze N, Lo S, Daya H. J Eval Clin Pract. 2005 Dec;11(6):522-4. No abstract available.

Aneurysmal bone cyst of the spine.
Giddings CE, Bray D, Stapleton S, Daya H. J Laryngol Otol. 2005 Jun;119(6):495-7.