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Robert J. Wolfson

Robert J. Wolfson, MD, FACS

Emeritus Professor

Department: Otolaryngology

Specialties: Otolaryngology


  • MD - Hahnemann Medical College (1957)
  • BA - Temple University (1952)

Memberships / Professional Affiliations

  • American Medical Association
  • Pennsylvania Medical Association
  • Philadelphia County Medical Association
  • American College of Surgeons
  • Pennsylvania Academy of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology
  • American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • American Laryngological, Rhinological and Otological Society
  • American Otological Society
  • Royal Society of Medicine – London
  • American Neurotology Society
  • College of Physicians – Section of Otolaryngology – Philadelphia
  • Otosclerosis Study Group
  • Philadelphia Laryngologic Society
  • Deafness Research Foundation

Dr. Wolfson's clinical interests include otology and neurotology. He specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of vertigo and balance disorders, especially those related to inner ear pathology such as Meniere’s disease. His otologic interest is in the diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of those with hearing loss.

Clinical Services



  • Otolaryngology - Temple University Medical Center


  • Einstein Medical Center, Northern Division

Dr. Wolfson is an emeritus professor in the Department of Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery at Drexel University College of Medicine.

* This physician's clinical practice is independent of Drexel University.

Contact Information

Practice Office

Department of Otolaryngology
219 N. Broad Street
The Arnold T. Berman, MD Building, 10th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Phone: 215.762.5530
Fax: 215.762.5540