Dr. Taeed Quddusi
B.Sc., MD, FRCSC, FRACS
Surgery & Consultation
Ear, Nose & Throat Surgery (Otolaryngology)
Dr. Taeed Quddusi is a double board certified Otolaryngologist at False Creek Healthcare Centre. He is also on active staff at Bulkley Valley District Hospital, Wrinch Memorial Hospital, and Prince Rupert Regional Hospital.
After completing his undergraduate studies (With Distinction) in Biological Sciences and Psychology at the University of Alberta, he obtained his medical degree from the same institution in 2006, followed by the completion of his surgical training in Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery at the University of Manitoba in 2011. He accepted a position as Consultant Otolaryngologist and Clinical Instructor (University of Sydney) in New South Wales, Australia in 2012 and became the only internationally trained ENT surgeon in three years to have successfully obtained entry to the Royal Australasian College Of Surgeons. He returned back to Canada in 2016 and has been providing medical and surgical services to the Lower Mainland and Northern British Columbia since then.
His clinical practice includes diagnosis and treatment of allergies, and medical and surgical treatment of the following: tonsillitis, nasal obstruction, parotid tumors, thyroid tumors, parathyroid tumors, submandibular gland disease, sinusitis, ear infections. In addition to English, he also speaks Persian and French. Outside of medicine, he enjoys hiking, playing tennis and baseball, and travelling. You can follow him on Twitter (@taeedquddusi) and Facebook, where he posts and comments on ENT- related matters.
Memberships and Affiliations
- British Columbia Otolaryngology Society
- British Columbia Medical Association
- College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia
- American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy
- Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
- Royal College of Surgeons of Canada
- Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons 2014
- Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada 2011
- Medical Doctorate University of Alberta 2006
- Bachelor of Science (With Distinction) University of Alberta 2001
Achievements & Awards
- First Prize, "Exploiting the Blood Labyrinth Barrier Toward Treatment for Sensorineural Hearing Loss"
- Middle Section of American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery Resident Research Competition
- Dean M. Lierie Resident Research Award
- NSERC Undergraduate Student Research Award