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Department of Otolaryngology

Robert W. Jyung, M.D.

Director of Otology & Neurotology

Department of Otolaryngology
Faculty practice

Doctor's Office Center (DOC)
90 Bergen Street Room Suite 8100
Newark , NJ 07101
Email: Janice Conaway Janice Conaway
Hours: every Tuesday 8 am to 5 pm, alternate Fridays 8 am to 5 pm
Phone: (973) 972-2548
Fax: (973) 972-3767

Clinical Info

Medical Expertise

Cholesteatoma, Chronic Otitis Media, Facial Nerve, Otosclerosis and Stapedectomy, Hearing
Loss, Cochlear Implants, Bone-anchored Hearing Aids, Glomus Tumors, Acoustic Neuromas,
Meniere’s disease


Hospital Affiliation

University Hospital, Newark
Hackensack UMC-Mountainside Hospital - Montclair


Insurance Participation

Insurance Participation: with Provider Number ( where applicable ) The information below is subject to change and should not be relied upon until after it is verified with the insurance company. In addition, psychiatric providers should be contacted directly for information on their participation with managed care and insurance companies.

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Dr. Robert Jyung is the Director of Otology & Neurotology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical
School in Newark and is certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology. He received
his B.S. and M.D. degrees from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor and did his
residency in otolaryngology at Washington University in St. Louis. After completing a
two-year fellowship in otology/neurotology at the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, he
served as the director of otology/neurotology at Temple University Hospital in
Philadelphia for four years and then returned to Boston to work as a full-time academic
otologist for three years at the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, a teaching hospital
for Harvard Medical School. He then took his current position at Rutgers New Jersey
Medical School. He has extensive experience in all aspects of temporal bone surgery,
focusing on cochlear implants, chronic ear disease, and skull base tumors.



M.D., 1989, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor Michigan


Licensure & Certification

Medical Licensure
New Jersey



Current Research

Epithelial migration in cholesteatomas

Dr. Jyung is interested in determining the role of squamous epithelial migration in the
pathogenesis of cholesteatomas.



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