Dr Toby Corlette

RIDBC Background

Dr Corlette is a paediatric and adult ENT surgeon based in the Hunter area.

Dr Corlette graduated from the University of Tasmania in 2001 and completed his specialisation with the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in 2010.  He has an interest in general adult and paediatric ENT with a focus on rhinology (nose and sinuses) and ear surgery (including cochlear implant surgery).

Dr Corlette is actively involved in teaching the ENT registrars, dermatology registrars, resident medical officers and medical students. He operates privately at Lingard Hospital, and publicly at the John Hunter and Kurri Kurri Hospitals.

He is also the latest surgeon to commence cochlear implant surgery in the Hunter Area which complements the well-established and comprehensive cochlear service offered by Dr Eisenberg, Professor Kong, and Professor Walker with the SCIC – an RIDBC service in Newcastle.

Specialities and interests

Adult and paediatric ENT, rhinology, cochlear implant surgery, skin cancers of the face, head and neck.


  • Bachelor of Medical Sciences (BMedSci)
  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) (Hons I)
  • Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (FRACS, ORL-HNS)


Primary: Hunter ENT New Lambton Heights

  • John Hunter Hospital
  • Lingard Private Hospital

Profile link and research articles

Hunter ENT Profile