Dr Sean Flanagan

Dr Flanagan 1

Qualifications

MBBS FRACS


Specialty

Otolaryngology
Head and Neck Surgery


Department

Otolaryngology


Areas of interest

  • Management of hearing loss
  • Cochlear implantation
  • Bone anchored hearing aids
  • Active middle ear implants
  • Chronic ear disease/chronic suppurative ear disease
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Otosclerosis
  • Glue ear
  • Tympanic membrane perforations
  • Swimmers ear (exostoses)
  • Vestibular schwannomas (acoustic neuromas)
  • Skull base surgery
  • Balance disorders
  • Facial nerve disorders
  • Tinnitus

Profile

Dr Sean Flanagan is a dual fellowship trained ENT surgeon (otolaryngology, head and neck surgery), sub-specialising in diseases of the ear, tumours of the skull base and in surgical correction of hearing loss including cochlear implantation and bone anchored hearing aids, in children and adults. He is equally comfortable in the management of general adult and paediatric ENT disorders.

He is currently a VMO at St Vincent's Public and Private Hospitals as a member of the ENT, otology and skull base surgery department, and is a conjoint lecturer at the University of New South Wales. He also has a public appointment at Sutherland and St George Hospitals, which allows the management of all cases in both the public and private medical systems.

He is actively involved in training both local ENT registrars and international visiting fellows. He presents regularly to the public, patient groups, GPs and ENT trainees, as well as to local and international conferences, and coordinates clinical research into the management of vestibular schwannomas and outcomes in hearing loss and cochlear implantation.

Address

St Vincent's Hospital Campus
Sydney Ear Nose and Throat Clinic
67 Burton Street
Darlinghurst NSW 2010

And

Shire Family ENT
Suite 16, 20-24 Gibbs St
Miranda 2228


Tel

02 9380 5380


Fax

02 9360 5419


Email

sean@sydneyentclinic.com


Website

www.sydneyentclinic.com