Dr. Smith is a board-certified otolaryngofugist practicing surgery of the ear nose and throat in Gulfport. He has a special interest in medical and surgical conditions of the ear including hearing restoration and implantable hearing devices. He is supported by a full-time doctoral level audiological staff capable of state-of-the-art testing and vestibular rehabilitation. A high quality hearing aid dispensary is also available on site. Additionally, pediatric ear nose and throat evaluations and surgery are a large part of Dr. Smith’s practice. He also receives referrals from local dermatologists for the surgical removal of facial skin cancers.
Dr. Smith is a graduate of Tulane University earning an undergraduate degree in mathematics and a Dr. of medicine degree from Tulane’s medical school. His surgical training was accomplished at Northwestern University in Chicago, Illinois. Subspecialty surgical training was completed in the otolaryngology department at Tulane with rotations through Ochsner foundation Hospital, Tulane University Hospital and Charity Hospital New Orleans where Dr. Smith was the chief resident in his final year of training.
Dr. Smith’s philosophy is to provide compassionate medical and conservative surgical care within his areas of expertise. He has performed 20,000 ear nose and throat surgical procedures with over 3000 of those being major ear procedures.
Dr. Robinson has practiced medicine for more than 38 years, and has been a member of Coastal ENT since its inception in 1998. He studied Chemical Engineering at Tulane University and subsequently attended medical school at Tulane University; earning his medical degree in1976. He interned in general sugery at Maricopa County Hopsital in Phoenix, Arizona, and then returned to Tulane University to finish his Otolaryngology (ENT)/Head and Neck surgery training. Since 1981 Dr. Robinson has provided high level ENT care to his patients. He has helped train over 100 ENT residents in head and neck surgery through his affiliation with Tulane University Department of Otolaryngology and VA hospital in Biloxi.
For the past 25 years his practice has been located here in Gulfport at the present address which is the former Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat Hospital of Gulfport, Mississippi. He has been board certified in otolaryngology/head and neck surgery since 1981.