Dr Robert L. Eisenberg


VMO Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

Supervisor of Training Hunter-New England Health

Conjoint Senior Lecturer Newcastle University


Dr Rob Eisenberg has extensive experience over a broad spectrum of surgical interests ranging from otology and skull base surgery to thyroid and parathyroid surgery, rhinoplasty and head and neck cancer reconstruction.

Dr Eisenberg has been instrumental in establishing a microvascular Head and Neck reconstructive unit in the Hunter region enabling surgery for patients with more extensive cancers. As previous Department Head of Otorhinolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery he drove expansion of decentralised services to the Hunter-New England region and development of the Newcastle Head and Neck multidisciplinary team and clinic. Dr Eisenberg established the HNE Skull Base Tumour Board which he currently chairs.

In 2011 Dr Eisenberg instigated the HANCS Club(Head and Neck cancer Social Club) which is the first club of it’s kind, empowering head and neck cancer patients to take control and move on with their lives after treatment.