Dr Ryan Sommerville




Dr Ryan Sommerville completed his medical training in Brisbane and is a Queensland trained ENT, Head and Neck Surgeon who has been providing specialist ENT services to the north side of Brisbane and the Sunshine Coast since 2009.

After completing his ENT, Head and Neck specialty training, Dr Sommerville consulted and operated in Buderim on the Sunshine Coast. He then commenced a fellowship in Bergamo, Northern Italy to work with Professor Giovanni Danesi, a world-renowned expert in Skull Base Surgery. As part of this wonderful year, he was able to develop advanced skills in Endoscopic Sinus Surgery, Head and Neck Cancer, and Ear Surgery.

Since returning from Italy, Dr Sommerville has been a consultant of the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital Head and Neck Cancer multi-disciplinary clinic, and operates and consults at the Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital in advanced head and neck cancer and skull base surgery. He is also a member of the Qld Skull Base Unit. He teaches medical students, residents, ENT trainees and also is on the teaching faculty for local and international advanced skull base courses for ENT surgeons and neurosurgeons.

Dr Sommerville consults privately at Wynnum, Ascot, North Lakes, and Burpengary, as well as his main rooms on Wickham Terrace and in Annerley. He operates at St Andrews War Memorial Hospital and Brisbane Private Hospital

Dr Sommerville is interested in adult and paediatric ENT, sinus surgery, ear surgery, Head and Neck cancer, and skull base surgery.


Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery
Areas of Practice
  • Children
  • Surgical Oncology
  • Laryngology
  • Otology
  • Rhinology
Professional Associations
  • Dr Sommerville is a fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons and is a member of the Australian Medical Association
  • Australia and NZ Head and Neck Cancer Society
  • Australian Medical Association
  • Australian Society of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery
Professional Qualifications
  • University of Qld MBBS
  • University of WA Grad Dipl P Health
  • University of WA BSc
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Consulting Rooms & Hospitals
Watkins Medical CentreWatkins Medical Centre Level 7, 225 Wickham Tce, Spring Hill, QLD, 4000, AustraliaF: (+61) 7383 1144E: [email protected]W: www.ent-clinics.com.au
Watkins Medical CentreLevel 7, 225 Wickham Tce, Spring Hill, QLD, 4000, AustraliaP: 07 38311448F: 0738311441E: [email protected]W: www.ent-clinics.com.au