Dr Paul Paddle
Paul Paddle is an ENT, head and neck surgeon with fellowship training in Laryngology – Voice, airway and Swallowing disorders.
He completed his Bachelor of Medicine and surgery with honours at Melbourne University in 2003, receiving the award for top surgical candidate in his class.
In 2013 he gained fellowship to the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons by completing his advanced training in Otolaryngology, head and neck surgery.
He recently completed a 1 year fellowship in Laryngology at Harvard University in Boston. He gained expertise in all aspects of laryngology including the care of voice, airway and swallowing disorders, operative and office-based treatments, and the use of established and innovative diagnostic and surgical techniques.
Additionally, Paul has interest and expertise in general adult and paediatric ENT conditions, minimally invasive nose and sinus surgery, snoring and sleep surgery.
Paul also has a keen interest in public health and research, knowing the impact this can have on the care of his individual patients and the health of the greater community. He has completed a Masters of Public Health at Melbourne University in 2010, and a post-graduate diploma of Anatomy in 2006. He is currently a principle investigator in a number of clinical trials in the fields of ENT, and is the holder of a Research Grant through the Epworth Research Institute. He has authored a number of scientific papers, and authored a number of book chapters.
Paul is also a founder and CMO of a health-tech startup company: Nebula Health, bringing Team collaboration and Tailored best-practice checklists to the point of patient care. This team won a place in the prestigious Melbourne Accelerator Programme for 2016
Paul has appointments as an ENT surgeon at Monash Health, Alfred Health, Epworth Richmond, and Swan Hill District Hospital. He also consults as a Voice Specialist at the Melbourne Voice analysis Centre, www.mvac.com.au. Paul holds senior lecturer positions at both Monash University and LaTrobe University.
Paul is a keen musician, having an Associate Diploma of Music (AmusA) in both Piano and Viola. He is a devoted husband and doting father of two young children.