Balwant Singh Gendeh

Pantai Hospital Kuala Lumpur

Dr. Balwant Singh Gendeh is a senior consultant ENT surgeon with sub-specialty interest in rhinology (allergy, sinonasal diseases, endoscopic sinus, anterior and ventral skull base surgery, and functional and cosmetic nasal surgery). He was an ENT registrar at the Royal Infirmary, Middlesbrough, United Kingdom in 1993 and subsequently a JW Fulbright scholar at the University of Pittsburgh, USA in 1997. During his Fulbright experience, he also worked at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), Philadelphia and St Joseph’s Hospital, Chicago, USA with sub-specialty interest in rhinology and aesthetic nasal surgery. Dr. BS Gendeh retired as a consultant ENT surgeon at the National University of Malaysia Medical Center (UKMMC) in 2014, and is presently a Visiting Professor at the Department of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at UKMMC and is a resident ENT consultant at Pantai Hospital Kuala Lumpur since 2014. Due to his vast contribution to the academia in research and clinical publication, he was elected as a Diploma of Fellowship Academy of Medicine Malaysia (FAMM) in October 2000, International Fellow of the American Academy of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery in April 2004, Fellow of the Academy of Sciences Malaysia (FASc) in April 2016 and as Fellow of Malaysian Scientific Association (FMSA) in September 2017. He has written 95 scientific papers in peer-reviewed journals with more than 478 citations, HI of 13 and editor of 8 books and 7 book chapters.

3books edited

5chapters authored

Latest work with IntechOpen by Balwant Singh Gendeh

This book highlights five different sections of rhinosinusitis, namely allergic rhinitis, sinusitis, dental-related sinusitis, one airway disease, and surgical techniques in sino-nasal diseases. It incorporates new clinical and research developments as well as future perspectives in the ever-expanding upper and lower airway problems. I dedicate this book to those who provide continued research, high-quality clinical observations, and care, as well as selfless teaching and publications to advance knowledge in airway problems. ENT surgeons, rhinologists, allergologists, immunologists, pulmonologists, postgraduates, researches, trainees, and general practitioners with special interest in one airway disease will find this book useful and interesting.

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