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Ear Services

  • Cholesteatoma

  • Dizziness & Balance

  • Ear Tubes

  • Earwax and Care

  • Hearing Loss

  • Middle Ear Infections

  • Otosclerosis

  • Perforated Eardrum

  • Tinnitus

Western Carolina Ear, Nose, and Throat Specialists & Center for Hearing - Treatment of Conditions Affecting the Ear/Hearing & Balance

Dr. Seth Rosenberg is a distinguished medical professional offering comprehensive medical candidacy assessments and expertise in a wide range of ear surgeries, with a particular focus on cochlear implants. 

A native of Poughkeepsie, New York, Dr. Rosenberg embarked on his academic journey by earning a Bachelor of Science degree in chemistry, with honors (cum laude), from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Subsequently, he pursued his passion for medicine by obtaining a Doctor of Medicine (MD) degree at the State University of New York Upstate Medical Center in Syracuse.

Seth Rosenberg, MD, FACS

Dr. Rosenberg's commitment to excellence continued with his surgical and otolaryngology residencies, which were both completed at SUNY, underlining his dedication to the field. After the successful completion of his internship and residency, Dr. Rosenberg further honed his skills and expertise during a specialized one-year study in otology and neurotology at the Ear Research Foundation in Sarasota, Florida. During this time, he played a pivotal role in one of Florida's pioneering cochlear implant procedures and contributed to the advancement of LASER applications in stapes surgery.

Following his fellowship, Dr. Rosenberg was invited to join the esteemed staff of the University of Pennsylvania's Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, as an Assistant Professor. During this tenure, he made significant strides in developing innovative surgical techniques and established a nationally recognized practice specializing in ear and skull base surgery. Dr. Rosenberg later brought his expertise and innovative techniques to Sarasota in 1991.

Notably, he has been at the forefront of advancing minimally invasive ear surgery by pioneering the use of endoscopes in the field. Dr. Rosenberg's career reflects his unwavering commitment to improving the quality of life for individuals with ear-related conditions and his dedication to advancing the field of otolaryngology.

Since 1991, Dr. Rosenberg has maintained a fruitful and enduring collaboration with Dr. Silverstein, actively engaging in a multitude of research initiatives. He currently holds the distinguished positions of Vice President and Education Director at the Ear Research Foundation, underscoring his deep commitment to advancing the field. Dr. Rosenberg's contributions extend beyond research, as he has co-authored over 70 scientific publications, showcasing his dedication to the dissemination of knowledge and innovation in the medical community.

His passion for education and his dedication to his field is further evidenced by his ongoing role as a clinical assistant professor at the University of Pennsylvania Medical School, within the Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery. Additionally, Dr. Rosenberg holds a concurrent position as a clinical assistant professor at the USF Medical School, Division of Otolaryngology, where he continues to impart his knowledge and expertise to the next generation of medical professionals.

Dr. Rosenberg is delighted to extend his wealth of experience and unparalleled proficiency in cochlear implant surgery to the Western Carolina community. His unwavering commitment to patient care and his dedication to advancing the field of otolaryngology make him a valuable asset to the region.

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