Dr Brent McMonagle Graduate in the University of Queensland Medical School 1996 and underwent advanced surgical training in ENT surgery in the three known hospitals in Brisbane and received his surgical fellowship 13 years ago. He also took additional training in the inmost the hospitals in Sydney, Adelaide, and London at The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery Queen Square and King’s College Hospital the Hospitals known as the areas of advanced ear surgery, cochlear implantation, lateral skull base surgery, paediatric ENT surgery, advanced sinus surgery, and endoscopic skull base surgery. Dr Brent McMonagle is highly trained and has extensive experience across all areas of ENT surgery.
Ear surgery (otology, neurotology)
Dr Brent McMonagle performed the first bone anchored hearing aid operation in 2008 and the first cochlear implant operation on the Gold Coast in 2010. He also performs virtually all major ear surgery undertaken at Gold Coast University Hospital.
– Hearing loss
– Balance problems
– Otitis media and grommets
– Exostoses (bony lumps obstructing the ear canal)
– Myringoplasty (ear drum repair)
– Stapedectomy and ossicular reconstruction (middle ear bones)
– Acoustic neuroma
Nose/sinus surgery (rhinology)
Dr Brent McMonagle has extensive experience in treating nose and sinus problems. He performed the first Stealth image guided endoscopic sinus and skullbase operations on the Gold Coast in 2007.
– Nasal trauma (fractured nose)
– Epistaxes (nose bleeds)
– Allergic rhinitis (hayfever)
– Nasal obstruction (blocked nose)
– Septoplasty and reduction of inferior turbinates (to improve nasal airflow)
– Chronic sinusitis
– Nasal polyps
– Endoscopic sinus surgery
– Pituitary tumours
Head and neck surgery (laryngology)
Dr Brent McMonagle has special interests in salivary gland tumours and cancers which involve the skull base. He also treats – children and adults with adenoid and tonsil problems, snoring, and obstructive sleep apnoea.
– Obstructive sleep apnoea
– Voice and swallowing problems
– Palate reduction (to improve snoring)
– Salivary gland tumours (parotidectomy)
He established a bone anchored hearing aid(Baha) and cochlear implants program in Gold Coast, Ballina including Coffs Harbour and more. He also introduced image guidance surgery for endoscopic sinus and skull base surgery to the Gold Coast. Dr Brent is the first who performs a first Baha operation and the cochlear implant in Gold Coast.
If you have been thinking to make an inquiry, you can use and fill up the form on their site. One of his staff will get in touch and assist you. Dr Brent office is Monday to Thursday 8 am to 5 pm, Friday 8 am to 4 pm. You can also Call him at 07 5539 2399 or Email [email protected] you can also visit drbrentmcmonagle.com.au for further details.