Prof Robert Briggs

BRIGGS, Robert 28 02 2019

Specialty

E.N.T. Surgeon


Areas of interest


Address

Melbourne Ear Specialists
Suite 222 100 Victoria Parade
East Melbourne VIC 3002


Tel

(03) 9650 0522


Fax

(03) 9650 2522


Website

www.melbourne-ear.com


Bio

Professor Robert Briggs is an Otolaryngologist with a clinical practice and research specialising in Otology and Neurotology. After completing Otolaryngology Head and Neck surgery training in Melbourne in 1989, Prof Briggs undertook a further three years of clinical fellowship training at Johns Hopkins Hospital in the United States, the Royal National Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital in London and at the House Ear Clinic in Los Angeles. 

Robert’s current appointments are Clinical Professor in the University of Melbourne Departments of Surgery and Otolaryngology, Head of Otology and Medical Director of the Cochlear Implant Clinic at the Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital. Prof Briggs has a large experience with otology, acoustic neuromas and cochlear implantation. Robert’s research has focused on Cochlear Implant Electrode development and safety as well as the management of Neurofibromatosis type 2 and the role of Auditory Brainstem Implantation.

SUBSPECIALTY INTERESTS INCLUDE:
Otology
Neurotology

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