We Empower The Patient
We believe in educating our patients on the diagnosis and the available treatments to ensure you can make an informed decision on the most effective solution for you.
We Are Flexible
As an independent medical practice, our doctors are given the freedom to treat each patient by what is best for you, not the network.
You Are Family
When you become a patient, you become part of our family. You will always be treated with kindness, understanding and compassion. We never forget we're treating people, not just health conditions.
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Philip K. Robb Sr., MD, FACS
A 1985 graduate of the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine, Dr. Robb completed a surgical internship and ENT residency at Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke’s Medical Center in Chicago in 1990.
He is certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology, a Diplomate of the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery, and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He is also a member of the American Medical Association, the Medical Association of Georgia, and the Greater Atlanta Otolaryngology Society. Dr. Robb is on staff at Northside Hospital, St. Joseph’s Hospital of Atlanta, and Children’s Health Care of Atlanta at Scottish Rite.
He has been the section chief of ENT at Northside Hospital for greater than 10 years. He was also repeatedly voted one of Atlanta's Top Doc and received again the 2011 Patients Choice Award.
Dr. Robb has been in solo practice in Atlanta and Alpharetta for more than 25 years. He believes in caring for his patients as if they were family and takes a conservative approach to managing illnesses. He also believes that prevention is preferred to treating the condition. He enjoys getting to know his patients, be they 4 or 94.
Dr. Elizabeth A. Atkinson
Dr. Elizabeth A. Atkinson is a board certified otolaryngologist who has recently joined Robb Family ENT. She graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry and Biology from the University of Richmond in Richmond, Virginia. She received her medical degree from the Medical College of Virginia, also located in Richmond, Virginia. She performed her surgical internship and her otolaryngology residency at West Virginia
University in Morgantown, West Virginia. Afterwards, Dr. Atkinson spent 13 years in private practice in northern Virginia before relocating further South. She has enjoyed the many cultural opportunities that Atlanta has to offer. She has a special interest in nasal and sinus disorders, allergy and pediatric ear, nose and throat problems. She also has advanced training in lasers and skincare. She is a Fellow of the American Board of Otolaryngology and the American Academy of Otolaryngology — Head and Neck Surgery.
Dr. Atkinson has four children who live in the Atlanta area. She enjoys music, hiking, gardening and spending time with her family.
Karishma Lakhani, PA
Karishma Lakhani is a Physician Assistant (PA) who provides comprehensive ear, nose, and throat care and education to patients of all ages. She was raised in Atlanta, GA and graduated Magna Cum Laude from Georgia State University. After completing her Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology, she obtained her Master of Science in Health Sciences from The George Washington University, where she graduated with high honors. Karishma is board certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA). She is also a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) as well as the Georgia Association of Physician Assistants (GAPA). In her spare time, Karishma enjoys spending time with her family and friends, volunteering, and traveling.
Michael Goforth, AuD.
Michael Goforth, AuD. completed his doctoral work at the University of Colorado in 2010. His clinical competency is certified with American Speech Language Hearing Science (ASHA). He is a licensed professional supervisor (PS) for hearing conservation programs and a certified course director for the Council for Accreditation in Occupational Hearing Conservation (CAOHC) . His professional career began in the research and design arena where he helped design and deliver noise cancelling hearing protection to people working in close proximity to fighter jets. This experience gives him unparalleled experience with the science of sound. This, in turn, helps with programming hearing devices needed to help restore lost or damaged hearing.
Dr. Goforth specializes in tinnitus treatment. He began his own journey with tinnitus over 20 years ago due to loud noise exposures. Because of his own challenges, he has researched nearly every aspect of tinnitus and held an open mind when exploring and implementing tinnitus treatments.
He is a native Georgian and lives in Cumming, GA with his wife and 2 children. His faith guides him, his family grounds him, and his work flows from those foundational elements of his life. If you could benefit from Dr. Goforth’s expertise, please contact us to set an appointment.