Urgent care lead
Dr George Vattakuzhiyil is a GP at Sellindge Surgery, Ashford. He is the CCG’s clinical lead for planned care and trauma services. He has a special interest in ear, nose and throat (ENT) and runs community ENT clinics.
He was involved in commissioning for NHS Eastern and Coastal Kent Primary Care Trust as the clinical commissioner for head and neck services.
Dr Vattakuzhiyil qualified in 1991 and has a master’s degree in ENT surgery. He has worked in India and Ireland as an ENT surgeon and is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland. He moved to Kent in 2000 and into General Practice in 2006.
He is married and has two daughters. He spends his spare time with his family and has a keen interest in nature and wildlife.