Dr Banik obtained his primary medical qualification in 2002 at Semmelweis University, Budapest. After 2006 he worked in the ENT Department at Jahn Ferenc Hospital and completed his ENT Training in 2009. In 2010 Dr Banik got Full and Specialist Registration with the General Medical Council (GMC UK) and has been working in various healthcare facilities through out the UK. In 2017 Dr Banik was awarded a Diploma of Membership in Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery (DOHNS) from The Royal College of Surgeons of England (RCSEn). In 2019 successfully passed the European Board Exam in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery (FEBORL-HNS ). Dr Banik has extensive experience of treating adults and children. He is currently working part-time as a Speciality Doctor in ENT at Basildon and Thurrock University Hospital, where his commitments include a busy outpatient clinics and day case surgery (30-40 cases/month). Dr Banik ensures that he is aware of professional trends and guidelines, regularly expands his knowledge by attending courses and conferences. Dr Banik provides clear, understandable information for the patients. By understanding a disease fully, the patients are able to identify what is the best treatment option in each situation.
Teaching is also an important part of his work, both in Hungary and abroad.
Beyond his medical work, Dr Banik is also a keen sportsman. He enjoys skiing and is also a pioneer in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu in Hungary. He won a silver medal in BJJ at the European Championships in 2010 and holds an international referee certificate.
Beyond Hungarian, Dr Banik is also fluent in English, Russian and Portuguese Languages.