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Dr. Shantanu Tandon

Dr. Shantanu Tandon

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ENT/ Otorhinolaryngologist


Head and Neck Surgeon


Pediatric Otorhinolaryngologist


Otologist/ Neurotologist


14 Years Experience Overall  (14 years as specialist)

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Dr. Shantanu Tandon is a Surgeon with more than 12 years in the field of ENT Head Neck Surgery and has vast experience voice problems, Snoring-sleep apnea, and. Instrumental in training ENT surgeons for many years, he is of a progressive mindset and is well versed with latest advances in this field. Field of Expertise:-• Microlarygeal surgeries for Voice Disorders in adults and children• Allergy & Sinusitis Care including Balloon Sinuplasty • Snoring & Obstructive Sleep Apnea• Endoscopic Sinus Surgery, Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery • Tracheal Stenosis and Upper Airway Reconstruction • Sialoendoscopy• Pediatric ENT problems including Professional Experience• After his basic training and senior residency at some of the busiest hospitals in the country, he helped setup an advanced ENT center for the charitable Sai Baba medical Trust Hospital in Shirdi. • He worked as an Asst. Professor at the renowned St Johns Medical College Hospital in Bangalore. A passionate teacher, he was a co-guide for DNB and M.S. students. He was instrumental in running specialty clinics dealing with voice disorders, sleep apnea, and nasal allergies. • He has authored many papers for a variety of national and international journals.- Received advanced training in Balloon Sinuplasty at Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok.• Advanced training in Laryngology from USA. He worked at premier institutions including Harvard Medical School, Boston, University of Wisconsin, Madison and Vanderbilt University, Nashville. He spent time learning about laser surgeries and specialized care of Voice Professionals, at the Massachusetts General Hospital Voice Center under Dr. Steven Zeitels He also trained in Neuro-laryngology and office based laryngeal procedures at New York under Dr. Andrew Blitzer.Since returning to India he has been creating awareness and treating professional voice users such as singers, theater artists, teachers, call center employees etc.

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Sakra World Hospital


52/2 and 52/3, Devarabeesanahalli Flyover, Kariyammana Agrahara, Outer Ring Road, Marathahalli, Landmark: Near Passport Office and Opposite Intel, Bangalore

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Common questions & answers

Q: Who is Ear-nose-throat (ent) Specialist?

A: An ear-nose-throat (ENT) doctor specializes in the treatment of conditions related to the ear, nose, and throat. Otorhinolaryngologist is another name by which an ENT doctor is referred to. ENT is a branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of disorders and conditions of the ear, nose, throat, and related areas of the head and neck.

Q: Is an Ear-nose-throat (ent) Specialist and an Otorhinolaryngologist different?

A: Otorhinolaryngologist is a doctor who treats conditions related to the ear, nose and throat. The more commonly used name to refer to an otorhinolaryngologist is an ENT specialist. Any health conditions that involves the ear, nose and throat are treated by an ENT doctor.ENT doctors administer medication or do surgical procedures to correct any physical defects in these organs.

Q: Does one need a referral to consult an Ear-nose-throat (ent) Specialist?

A: Generally, a person can consult an ENT specialist by taking a prior appointment. Those who have not booked an appointment can walk into the doctor’s clinic and wait in a queue for a consultation. In some cases, a patient may be referred to by another doctor or general physician to an ENT specialist. Such people may consult with a referral

Q: Should one consult an Ear-nose-throat (ent) Specialist in case of sinusitis?

A: An ENT specialist deals with problems related to ear, nose, and throat. A chronic infection of the sinuses causes sinusitis. You may visit a primary care doctor for sinusitis problem, but an ENT is the final authority to treat the condition. The sinuses are interconnected parts to the ear and nose, so an ENT is the best for treating sinusitis.

Q: Should one consult an Ear-nose-throat (ent) Specialist in case of injury to head and neck?

A: When a person gets injured in the head and neck, the first doctor that handles the case may be a trauma specialist or a neurologist. An ENT specialist deals with ear, nose, and throat, and related areas of head and neck. For better clarity of the impact of the injury, diagnosis and treatment consultation with an ENT is required

Awards and Recognitions

Best free paper association of Phonosurgeons of India conference - 2011


MBBS - LTMG Hosp Sion, Mumbai, 2000
MS - ENT - LTMG Hosp Sion, Mumbai, 2005
DNB - ENT - DNB board, New Delhi, 2005


Association of Otolaryngologists of India (AOI)
Association of Phono Surgeons of India (APSI)


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2005 - 2005 Senior resident at AJB ENT Hospital
2005 - 2006 Senior resident at Bhagwati Municipal Hospital
2006 - 2007 Consultant ENT Surgeon at Shri Sai Baba Multispecialty Hospital
2007 - 2008 Lecturer at St Johns Medical College & Hospital
2008 - 2013 Assistant Professor at St Johns Medical College & Hospital


92548 Karnataka Medical Council, 2011
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