Daniel Novakovic

Daniel Novakovic, Australia


ENT, Laryngologist

Associate Professor in Otolaryngology (ENT) MBBS, FRACS, MPH

  • Completed Ear Nose and Throat specialist training in Sydney, Australia (2007) and Completed Fellowship in Laryngology and care of the Professional Voice at New York Centre for Voice and Swallowing Disorders (2010).
  • Is co-founder and director of the Dr Liang Voice Program
  • He commenced performing gender affirming voice surgery in 2014


Dr Daniel Novakovic is an ENT Surgeon, with fellowship training in Laryngology (Voice, Airway and Swallowing disorders).
He completed advanced training in Otolaryngology in 2007, in Sydney, Australia.  He went on to complete 2.5 years of postgraduate subspecialty training in Head and Neck Surgery and Laryngology / Care of the Professional Voice at leading international centres of excellence (University of Toronto and the New York Centre for Voice and Swallowing Disorders) before returning to Australia where he established a specialised voice clinic.
Daniel is appointed as Associate Professor, Faculty of Medicine and Health, University of Sydney. He is a director of the Doctor Liang Voice program at University of Sydney and helped to establish this program for education, research and training in the field of laryngeal, and voice disorders. He is supervisor and director of the Sydney International Laryngology Fellowship Program.
Dr Novakovic has public and private appointments as an ENT surgeon at leading Sydney hospitals. He is the lead of the laryngeal research program at Chris O’Brien Lifehouse hospital and member of the scientific board of Beyond Science. He is immediate past president of the Laryngology Society of Australasia and an active member of numerous international societies related to voice care. A/Prof Novakovic has published extensively in the field of laryngeal and voice disorders and an active researcher in this field.
Daniel runs multidisciplinary voice clinics in in the private and academic sector and works closely with a network of speech pathologists with extensive experience in gender afforming voice care.

Memberships & Publications

American Laryngological Association (ALA)
American Broncho-Esophagological society (ABEA)
Laryngology Society of Australasia (LSA)
Australian Society of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery (ASOHNS)
Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS)
Australian Medical Association (AMA)
European Laryngological Society (ELS)
Internation Association of Phonosurgery (IAP)
Australian Voice Association (AVA)
International Association of Trans Voice Surgeons (IATVS)