Professor Woolford is an ENT medico-legal expert based at Spire Hospital Manchester. He has over 20 years’ experience as an ENT medico legal witness relating to most aspects of Ear, Nose & Throat Surgery and personal injury. As a leading medical legal expert, Professor Woolford sees cases from throughout the UK, including London.
He has acted for numerous cases for both claimant and defendant relating to most aspects of Ear, Nose & Throat Surgery and personal injury. These have included high value medical negligence cases. Professor Woolford also has courtroom experience.
Professor Woolford is a Consultant ENT Surgeon at the Manchester Royal Infirmary and holds an Honorary Clinical Chair at Edge Hill University. He has been awarded two national NHS Clinical Excellence Awards. He has also undertaken private ENT practice for 20 years. Professor Woolford is President of the Section of Laryngology & Rhinology of the Royal Society of Medicine, and past President of the British Society of Facial Plastic Surgery. He is frequently invited to lecture in the UK and Internationally.
Professor Woolford uses this experience to provide concise reports as an ENT Medical legal witness, and clear opinions regarding breach of duty and causation. In his ENT Medical legal expert practice based at Spire Manchester Hospital, Professor Woolford offers hearing assessment performed by a Senior Audiologist. He can also offer balance testing and more complex audiological assessment. He also personally performs quantitative smell testing acting as an ENT medico legal expert in Manchester if required.