Otolaryngologist (ENT, Head and Neck),
Otology, Neurotology and Skull Base Surgeon Neuro-Vestibular Management (AIB Cert)
Dr. Channer developed a keen interest for Otolaryngology (ENT) during his medical degree pursuit at the University of the West Indies (UWI), Jamaica. He also completed his ENT residency at UWI as well as several institutions in the United Kingdom, where he excelled as top performer across all surgical disciplines.
As an ENT consultant, he diagnoses and manages diseases of the ear, nose and throat. He treats a range of conditions to include ear infections, hoarseness, goiters (thyroid swellings), tonsil and adenoids, wax impaction, foreign bodies, snoring and sinusitis.
Dr. Channer further super-specialized in Otology, Neurotology and Skull Base Surgery at the University of Miami to become the only super specialist in the English-speaking Caribbean. Neurotology is a medical super specialty within the field of Otolaryngology that focuses on Pathologies involving the ear, organ and nerve of hearing and balance and their courses to the brainstem. These include hearing loss, dizziness (Vertigo), BPPV, Glomus Tumours, Otosclerosis and Acoustic Neuroma (Vestibular Schwannoma). His drive to enhance the management of dizzy patients led him to pursue a certificate in advanced neuro-vestibular management from the American Institute of Balance (AIB) and to eventually establish the first Dizzy Centre in the English-speaking Caribbean.
Aware of on-going technological advances, he constantly upgrades his training by attending several continuing education seminars locally and overseas, publishing research and chapters in journals and medical texts, thus ensuring he provides patients with the best treatment options available.
He is a Fellow of the Caribbean College of Surgeons (FCCS), American College of Surgeons (FACS), as well as a Fellow of the prestigious American Neurotological Society (FANS). He is also a member of several local and international associations inclusive of American Academy of Otolaryngologist and Caribbean Association of Otolaryngology.
Presently, Dr. Channer serves in various capacities including Consultant Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose, Throat): Head and Neck Surgeon: Otology, Neurotology, Skull Base Fellow: Associate Lecturer in the Department of Radiology, Surgery, Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care at the University of the West Indies (UWI), Mona: as well as Head of ENT Department at Kingston Public Hospital.
Make an appointment with Dr. Channer today by contacting us at: Email:
Andrews Memorial Hospital
27 Hope Road, Kingston 10, Jamaica
Tel: 876-633-0108, 876-618-1810, 876-926-7403 Fax: 876-633-0109
Island Health Care
(Close to HEART Academy) 923 Miller Road, Passage Fort Portmore, St Catherine, Jamaica
Tel: 876-988-7600, 876-704-7500 Fax: 876-704-1843
Ear, Hearing and Dizzy Centre,
Unit #1 Winchester Business Centre,
15 Hope Road, St. Andrew, Jamaica
Tel: 876-633-1312, Fax: 876-633-1314
Consultant, Ear, Nose Throat (ENT), Head and Neck Neurotology and Skull Base Surgery.
I am very excited that we have someone like you CONGRATULATIONS! i pray that many persons will continue to be healed by you. I hope I will be one soon.
Great work Dr. Channer. May God continue to use you in this field.