Ian Sweetenham studied medicine at Cambridge and trained as a GP in Bournemouth. He has been a partner in General Practice since 1992. He has worked in ENT since 2002 having both hospital and community clinics. He enjoys talking and teaching in the UK and abroad about both ENT and General Practice. He also works as an appraiser and an examiner of Cambridge Medical Students.
Previously he has been a GP Tutor, a clinical assistant in Medicine for the Elderly and a QoF inspector. He has also worked in the medical department of a cruise liner and has done ENT work in Prisons.