MBBS, FRCSEd (Edinburgh), FAMS (Singapore) Senior Consultant, Ear Nose & Throat Surgeon Fellow, American Academy of Otolarymgology & Head-Neck Surgery (AAOHNS), USA Member, American Academy of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS), USA Visiting Consultant, Department of Otolaryngology, Singapore General Hospital Visiting Consultant Singapore National Eye Centre

A/Prof Sethi is a national and international leader in the field of Endoscopic Sinus and Skull Base Surgery, A/Prof Sethi has been the recipient of numerous awards from various parts of the world, and is the recipient of Honorary Membership of the South African Society of Otolaryngology & Head and Neck surgery (SSOHNS) and Malaysian Society of Otolaryngologist – Head & Neck Surgeons (MSOHNS). A/Prof Dharambir S Sethi graduated from the Medical College of Punjabi University in Punjab, India, and received his training in Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery at Singapore General Hospital. He became the Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons in 1987. He completed a clinical fellowship in Rhinology and Endoscopic Sinus Surgery at the Johns Hopkins University in 1993. A/Prof Sethi featured in the “Entrepreneurs of Singapore General Hospital” in 2000. He is recipient of the Honor Award from the American academy of Otolaryngology and Head Neck Surgery in 2002. He was awarded a medal and the “Pioneer of ASEAN Rhinology Award” by the President of ASEAN ORL Foundation in 2005. He serves on the Editorial and Review Boards of several scientific journals and has published over 50 peer-reviewed articles, 12 book chapters and 2 books. He is a much sought after speaker who has delivered over 650 scientific presentations including keynote addresses in more than 18 countries including United States, Canada, Europe, Turkey, Egypt, South Africa, India, China, Korea, Japan, Hong Kong, Middle East, Pakistan, Taiwan, Philippines, Australia, Brazil. He has organized several workshops in Endoscopic Sinus Surgery all over the world and has received international recognitions for his work in Endoscopic Pituitary and Skull Base Surgery. He has been an instructor at the American Academy of Otolaryngology and Head Neck Surgery for the past 16 years (since 1996) having presented more than 50 instructional courses.

  • Academy of Medicine, Singapore.
  • Singapore Medical Council
  • Singapore Society of Otolaryngology & Head Neck Surgery (SSOHNS)
  • Honorary Member South African Society of Otolaryngology & Head Neck Surgery
  • Honorary Member Malaysian Society of Otorhinolaryngologists- Head neck Surgeons (MSO-HNS)
  • Fellow- American Academy of Otolaryngology and Head- Neck Surgery (AAOHNS), U.S.A.
  • Fellow- American Academy of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS), U.S.A.
  • Member, American Academy of Otolaryngic Alergy (AAOA), USA
  • Permanent Executive Member & Adviser: (SESI) Sinus Endoscopy Society of India.
  • Past President, Society of the ASEAN Rhinologists (STAR): April, 2001-January, 2003
  • Member, Society of ASEAN Rhinologists
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  • HMDP Award for Rhinology & Endoscopic Sinus Surgery Venue: Johns Hopkins Dept. of Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery, Johns Hopkins University-School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA. Sponsors: Ministry of Health, Singapore. Period: August 24, 1992 to August 23, 1993.
  • Book Prize: Best Poster Award, 5th Scientific Meeting, Singapore General Hospital, March 8-9, 94:Sethi D S; Stanley R E; Endoscopic Anatomy of the Sphenoid Sinus
  • Mahaley Award for Top Clinical Paper in Neuro-oncology – awarded by American Association of Neurological Surgery (AANS), Philadelphia, USA, April 28, 1998; Pillay PK and Sethi DS: Endoscopic Pituitary Surgery.
  • Featured in “Entrepreneurs of Singapore General Hospital” publication to commentrate 180th Anniversary of SGH (2000)
  • Gold Medal: SGH Excellent Publication Award for 2001, Singapore General Hospital
  • Honor Award from the American Academy of Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery Foundation at the annual meeting in San Diego, September 22-25, 2002
  • Honor Award & Medal: “Pioneer of ASEAN Rhinology” awarded by President of ASEAN ORL Federation during 11th ASEAN ORL Head & Surgery Congress, Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia, 23-25 August, 2005
  • Conferred Honorary Membership: South African Society of otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery October 2007
  • Conferred Honorary Membership: Malaysian Society of Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery, May 2011
  • National Day Award for Long Service, August 2012
  • Awards
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  • Member Editorial Board for European Rhinological Society (since 2006)
  • Adviser to All India Rhinology Society (1999 onwards)
  • Adviser to Sinus Endoscopy Society of India (1999 onwards)
  • Editorial Board for Indian Journal for Rhinology
  • Reviewer for International Journals
    • Laryngoscope
    • Rhinology (Journal of European Rhinology Society)
  • Medical Students: Clinical Associate Professor with National University of Singapore
  • Basic Otolaryngology Training: Teaching Residents and medical officers
  • Postgraduate Training: For trainees and registrars in Otolaryngology
  • Advanced Otolaryngology Training: For Senior Registrars and advanced trainees in sub-specialty of Rhinology and endoscopic sinus surgery
  • Mini Fellowship Program in Endoscopic Sinus Surgery: This 10-day mini-fellowship program is for ENT surgeons from the Asia-pacific region who are interested in endoscopic sinus surgery.
  • Fellowship Program in Rhinology and Endoscopic Sinus Surgery: Program Director. Last fellow trained: Dr Chris Dhenporrat Rataphol from Perth, Australia from January 2011 to January 2012