MBBS(Hons), BSc(Hons), FRCS(ORL-HNS)
Mr Loughran was appointed a consultant ENT head neck and thyroid surgeon at Manchester Royal Infirmary and Salford Royal in 2005.
Prior to this, Mr Loughran underwent training in the West of Scotland and undertook a fellowship in head and neck oncology surgery in the Northern region. He was awarded the gold medal at the national intercollegiate exam in 2004.
His areas of interest include head and neck and thyroid cancer in adults and children and he is the Regional Lead for medullary thyroid cancer and paediatric thyroid surgery. He still maintains a general ENT practice in addition to this and is currently the Training Programme Director for ENT registrars from the North West and Mersey.