Courses & Publications


2018:   Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons, Otolaryngology (RCS England)

2015:   Masters of Surgery (Otorhinolaryngology), awarded distinction

2013:   Postgraduate Certificate in Otolaryngology

2012:   Diploma of Head and Neck Surgery (RCS England)

2011:   Member of the Royal College of Surgeons (RCS England)

2008:   MBBS (University of London)

2005:   Batchelor of Science in Human Physiology (2:1 Hons, King’s College London)     

Book Chapters

Hone RWA & Nixon IJ. “Diseases of the thyroid and parathyroid glands”. Plural Publishers, San Diego. 2019. Chapter 23: Papillary Thyroid Cancer


  • Good Clinical Practice (GCP)
  • The UK Transoral Robotic Surgery Conference & Dissection Course
  • Liverpool Hands on Transoral Laser Microsurgery for Head & Neck Cancer
  • Training Interface Group Head & Neck Dissection Course
  • Oncology Ablation & Free Flap Insertion in Head & Neck Oncology
  • London Rhinoplasty Course
  • The Liverpool Head and Neck Dissection Course
  • International Coblation Course
  • Introduction to Learning & Teaching in Higher Education
  • Considerations in Head & Neck Laser Application
  • Fundamentals for Lasers in Surgical Application
  • St Georges Facial Plastics Course
  • Guy’s and St Thomas’ Temporal Bone Course
  • St Georges Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery Course
  • Care of the Critically Ill Surgical Patient
  • Operative Skills in Ear, Nose and Throat Surgery
  • ALERT Course

Peer Review Publications

Selwyn A, Davis J, Hone R. The United Kingdom Thyroid Multi-Disciplinary Team; a National Survey of Services and Comparison to Guidelines. Clinical Otolaryngology. 2022 47(1): 192-196

Hickson C, Ahmed O, Laycock J & Hone R. Recurrent transient loss of airway secondary to regurgitated pedunculated hypopharyngeal liposarcoma. BMJ Case Reports. 2021 14(5): 1-4

Mahalingam S, Hone R, Lloyd G, Grounds R, Shamil E, Wong G, Al-Lami A, Pervez A, Rudd J, Shin Poon J, Riley P, Hopkins C. The management of periorbital cellulitis secondary to sinonasal infection: a multicenter prospective study in the United Kingdom. International Forum of Allergy and Rhinology. 2020; 10(6):726-737

Kanegoankar R, Najuko-Mafemera A, Hone R, Tikka T, Ménière’s Disease treated by grommet insertion. Annals of the Royal College of Surgeons. 2019; 101(8):602-605

INTEGRATE (The National ENT Trainee Research Network). Epistaxis 2016: national audit of management. Journal of Laryngology & Otology. 2017; 131(12):1131-1141

Hone R, Rahman E, Wong G, Annan Y, Alexander V, Al-Lami A, Varadharajan K, Parker M, Simo R, Pitkin L, Mace A, Ofo E, Balfour A, Nixon IJ. Do salivary bypass tubes lower the incidence of pharyngocutaneous fistula following total laryngectomy? A retrospective analysis of predictive factors using multivariate analysis. European Archives of Otorhinolaryngology. 2017; 274(4):1983-1991

Amin K, Hone R & Kanegaonkar R, Audiological changes following pinna resection. Ear nose and Throat Journal, 2016:95(8):E14-7.

Hone R, Tikka T, Kaleva A, Hoey A, Alexander V, Balfour A & Nixon I. An Analysis of the Incidence and Factors Predictive of Inadvertent Parathyroidectomy during Thyroid Surgery. Journal of Laryngology & Otology 2016; 130: 669-73 

Kaleva A, Hone R, Tikka T, Al-Lami A, Balfour A & Nixon I. Predicting Hypocalcaemia Post-Thyroidectomy: a retrospective audit of results compared to previously published nomogram in 64 Pateints treated at a District General Hospital. Clinical Otolaryngology, 2015; 42(2):442-446

Hone R & Kirkland P. Inflammatory Pseudotumor; A case report and review of literature. The Otorhinolaryngologist, 2015; 8(2);29-32

Kaleva A, Hone R, Szakacs S, Streeter E & Nixon I. Tongue metastasis from a poorly differentiated urothelial carcinoma of the bladder. Annals of the Royal College of Surgeons of England, 2015;97(2):30-1

Pundir V, Hone R, & Kirkland P. The effect of patient information on satisfaction levels in a “one-stop” neck lump clinic. Annals of the Royal College of Surgery England (Supplement), 2014; 96:94-96

Amin K & Hone R, Surgical induction courses – A junior trainee’s perspective. The Clinical Teacher. 2012: 9(6) 415-416

Gent L & Hone R, A history of the little plastic tubes we use every day. Journal of Anaesthesia Practice. 2012: 2: 51-54