About the Author
Dr. Akanksha Saxena
Dr. Akanksha Saxena is an Ear, Nose, Throat surgeon with further specialisation in Head and Neck Onco-surgery. She has 10 years of experience, having worked in institutes like Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi, Mazumdar Shaw Cancer Centre, Bengaluru and Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute and Research Centre, Rohini, Delhi. She has visited SUNY, Brooklyn, New York for experience in Surgical Intensive Care, Surgery and Nutrition. In 2018 she completed prestigious AO fellowship from Hospital 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Spain. She has further trained in Lateral Skull Base Surgery with World Skull Base in 2019. Her interests lie in keeping up to date with the most modern practices in medicine and surgery. In her free time, she likes to explain medical facts and commonly asked questions about ear, nose, throat and cancer and express her opinions through this blog. She is best known for attention to detail and patient listening skills. Her blog focuses on every day ear nose and throat questions like best practices for allergies, ear wax, sleep apnea and current topics in medicine such as COVID-19.