United Kingdom – London
Mr Charles East is a Consultant Surgeon at University College London Hospitals NHS Trust. He is a Director of Rhinoplasty London and ENT@150 Harley Street.
He graduated from the University of London, Charing Cross Hospital Medical School in 1980. He was awarded the Hallett Prize by the Royal College of Surgeons of England and continued his training at Oxford, University College Hospital and the Middlesex Hospital. He was a senior clinical and research Fellow in the University of Washington Seattle for 12 months studying Facial Plastic surgery.
Charles is the lead clinician for the Rhinoplasty service at the Royal National Throat Nose and Ear Hospital, and is part of the Craniofacial surgery team at University College Hospital Foundation Trust- one of 6 national centres in the UK.
Academically he holds an Honorary Senior lecturer post at University College London and is the course director for the Plastic Surgery of the Nose and Techniques in Facial Plastic Surgery courses which attract an international audience. Charles is an active member of, The Rhinoplasty Society of Europe, the European Academy of Facial Plastic Surgery and the British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons.
Charles regularly lectures at national and international meetings. He has been a faculty member at the Royal College of Surgeons courses in Facial Plastic Surgery.
He is a former Chairman of Facial Plastic Surgery UK, a committee at the Royal College, and is a specialty adviser to NICE. Charles has written chapters in the British national textbook Scott – Brown’s Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery and is co-author of the extremely successful textbook, Ear Nose and Throat – Head and Neck Surgery. He has published regularly in his field of expertise and maintains clinical contacts in many countries.