Dr David Rowe


Dr David Rowe


Dr Rowe grew up in Melbourne and attended Camberwell Grammar School.  He completed a degree in Science with Honours in Paediatric neuroendocrinology at The Royal Children’s Hospital and a Graduate Diploma of Education at the University of Melbourne.  He achieved his Medical degree at the University of New South Wales where he graduated in 2002. 


Dr Rowe began his surgical training at the Austin Hospital initially completing 3 years of General Surgery training including Vascular, Thoracics and liver transplant surgery experience at the Austin Hospital.  He then began his ENT/Otolaryngology training in 2011 by undertaking and completing a PhD in Otolaryngology at The University of Melbourne.  He then completed 5 years of specialist clinical ENT Head and Neck training in 2018. This specialist training included rotations through the majority of the major Melbourne Hospitals gaining experience in Paediatrics, General ENT, Trauma and Head and Neck Surgery.  


Dr Rowe was awarded his Fellowship by examination in Otolaryngology Head and Neck surgery in February of 2019.  He attends the Royal Melbourne and Austin Hospitals where he has Consultant Surgeon appointments and also attends regular Head and Neck Tumour Multi disciplinary meetings.


Dr Rowe is trained in all aspects of ENT practice with interests in the following areas. 


  • Paediatric ENT conditions
  • Adult ENT conditions
  • Head and Neck Surgery including oral cancers
  • Sleep surgery
  • Rhinology and sinus surgery
  • General Otology/ear disease


Excel ENT will provide access to audiological services for children and adults above 1 year of age.


Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery
Areas of Practice
  • Children
  • Rural
  • Surgical Oncology
  • Aesthetic
  • Laryngology
  • Otology
  • Rhinology
  • Broncho-oesophagology
Professional Associations
  • ASOHNs
  • Head and Neck Society
Professional Qualifications
  • Fellow of Royal Australasian College of Surgeons FRACS
  • Doctor of Philosophy PhD
  • Bachelor of Science Medicinec Bachelor of Medicinec Bachelor of Surgery B.Sc (Med) MBBS
  • Graduate Diploma of Education Grad Dip Ed.
  • Bachelor of Science with Honors B.Sc (Hons)
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Consulting Rooms & Hospitals
607 Riversdale Rd, Camberwell, VIC, 3124, AustraliaP: 90888222F: 90888223E: [email protected]W: excelentsurgeons.com.au