Dr Sibtain Syed did his MBBS at Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad, Pakistan in 1999 followed by a four year intensive fellowship training programe from the well reputed hospital Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences, Islamabad and passed his fellowship post graduate exam in Otorhinolaryngology from the College of Physicians and Surgeons (Pakistan) in 2011.
He has experience in treating chronic rhinosinusitis, deviated nasal septum with enlarged turbinates, chronic recurrent tonsilitis/adenoid hypertrophy with secretory otitis media, chronic suppurative otitis media with drum perforation, along with management of general ENT cases and performing surgeries like septoplasty turbinoplasties, limited endoscopic sinus surgery, tonsillectomy adenoidectomy, myringoplasty grommet insertions and diagnostic laryngoscopies. Dr. Sibtain also has experience of early diagnoses of head and neck cancers including laryngeal, tongue, mandibular and parotid carcinomas and presenting cases in joint cancer clinics for planning /offering different treatment modalities.
Dr. Sibtain has experience of different outpatient-based procedures including flexible laryngoscopy, rigid nasal endoscopy, abscess drainage from ear canal dewaxing of impacted cerumen, epistaxis control by chemical cauterisation and removal of foreign bodies from nose throat and ear.
Dr Sibtain worked in a tertiary level military hospital in Saudi Arabia for four years before joining Mediclinic in September 2014.