Dr Claire Iseli is a highly trained Otologist/Neurotologist with a special interest in pediatric hearing loss, implantable hearing devices and skull-base tumours. She is extensively involved in research and teaching at The Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital and Royal Melbourne Hospital and is a Senior Fellow at Melbourne University.

Epworth hospital locations


Epworth Richmond

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

North Melbourne ENT

100 30 Wreckyn St
North Melbourne VIC 3051

Consulting Location

Melbourne Ear Specialists

222 100 Victoria Pde
East Melbourne VIC 3002

Special interests

  • Otology - implantable hearing devices, acute and chronic ear problems
  • Neurotology - tumours of the lateral skull base
  • Pediatric ENT - General and Otology
  • General Rhinology

Education and training

  • Senior Fellow Melbourne Medical School
  • Supervision and teaching of RACS OHNS trainees


  • Electrocochleography in Cochlear implantation and Meniere's disease
  • Speech outcomes in Cochlear implants in adults and children
  • Use of 3D modelling in difficult ear anatomy cases
  • Ossification of the labyrinth post skull-base surgery
  • New implantable devices for conductive hearing loss


  • MBBS (Hons), Monash University 2002
  • Dip Surg Anat, The University of Melbourne 2005
  • Master of Surgery, Sydney University 2007
  • RACS 2011

Professional Associations

  • RACS
The Institute groups together surgical sub-specialties of dental, dermatology, opthalmology, oral and maxillofacial, otolaryngology (ear, nose, throat) and plastic surgery.