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Read news relating to the Dr Dan Robinson’s practice and news about ENT Surgery, including:
• Updates on rhinosinusiits
• Updates on treatment of nasal obstruction
• Updates on outcomes in FESS surgery

Frontal Sinus Fibro-Osseous Disease

Tuesday, March 20, 2018 - 11:19

Dr Dan Robinson has recently performed a case on a patient with a fibro-osseous lesion of the frontal sinus. Fibro-osseous lesions are tumours which are made up of bone. The majority of these tumours are benign.

Please note: The following article includes detailed surgical photography.

Reverse Telephone Deformity - A case for revision otoplasty

Sunday, May 14, 2017 - 20:12

Recently Dr Dan Robinson blogged about the telephone deformity after an otoplasty. It is also possible that patients can have a reverse telephone deformity after an otoplasty. 

Revision Otoplasty - The telephone deformity

Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 21:35

One of the commonest causes for failure of an otoplasty is the telephone deformity. The telephone deformity is where the middle part of the ear sits close to the mastoid bone [skull] and the top and the bottom of the ear are very prominent. This causes the ear to look like a telephone.

The causes of a telephone deformity are:

Dr Dan Robinson attends Advances in Rhinoplasty 2017

Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 11:38

Dr Dan Robinson has just returned from the Advances in Rhinoplasty conference. This conference is held every 2 years and brings together the best minds in rhinoplasty in the world. The general theme of the discussion was:

Mucocilary function trial about to begin

Friday, October 21, 2016 - 20:03

Dr Robinson has a continuing interest in research in FESS (Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery) and is very happy to announce that he is about to begin a research trial into cilary function in the nose. Cilia in the nose work together to move particles of matter from the front of the nose to the back of the nose. These cilia can become damaged in certain circumstances.

Dr Robinson completes research trial into the safety of steroids after FESS

Friday, October 21, 2016 - 20:03

Dr Dan Robinson has been involved in a prospective research trial looking at the safety of intra nasal steroids after FESS [Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery] The results of the study have been surprising and have been presented at an international conference.

Dr Robinson teaching at facial plastics course

Friday, October 21, 2016 - 20:02

Dr Dan Robinson is going to be teaching techniques in facial plastics to training surgeons. This course is held in Perth each year with Dr Tuan Pham who Dr Dan Robinson spent one year working with. During this course Dr Robinson will be teaching the other doctors techniques in: