Balwant Singh Gendeh
Dr. Balwant Singh Gendeh is a senior consultant ENT surgeon with subspecialty interest in rhinology (allergies, 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, UK, 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, Philadelphia, and St. Joseph’s Hospital, Chicago, USA, with subspecialty interest in rhinology and aesthetic nasal surgery. Dr. Gendeh retired as a consultant ENT surgeon at the National University of Malaysia Medical Centre (UKMMC) in 2014, and presently is a visiting professor at the Department of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at UKMMC. He has also been a resident ENT consultant at Pantai Hospital Kuala Lumpur since 2014. Due to his vast contribution to academia in research and clinical publications, he was elected as a Diploma of the Fellowship Academy of Medicine Malaysia in October 2000, International Fellow of the Academy of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery in April 2004, Fellow of the Academy of Sciences Malaysia in April 2016, and Fellow of the Malaysian Scientific Association in September 2017.