Eric Berg, MD

Pediatric Otolaryngologist, Head and Neck Surgeon

Licensure / Certification

  • American Board of Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery, Fellow
  • Georgia Composite State Board of Medicine

Education and Training

  • Former Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery, University of Texas – Southwestern, Dallas, TX
  • Fellowship, Department of Pediatric Otolaryngology, University of Pennsylvania, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency, Department of Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery, Emory University, Atlanta, GA
  • Doctor of Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA
  • Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC

Special Interests

  • Ear infections and hearing loss
  • Sleep apnea
  • Chronic tonsillitis
  • Complex airway disorders
  • Congenital and acquired pediatric neck masses
  • Sinusitis
  • Feeding difficulty including tongue and lip tie
  • Vascular anomalies affecting the head and neck
  • Thyroid surgery
  • Salivary gland surgery including sialendoscopy and procedures for drooling

Societies / Associations / Honors


  • Dubin MG, Pollock HW, Ebert CS, Berg E, Buenting JE, Prazma JP. Eustachian tube dysfunction after tobacco smoke exposure. Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery. 126(1): 14-9, 2002.
  • Berg E, Naseri I, Sobol SE. The role of airway fluoroscopy in the evaluation of children with stridor. Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery. 134(4): 415-8, 2008.
  • Berg E, Sobol SE. Pediatric Inflammatory Airway Disorders. Encyclopedia of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery. Kountakis SE, ed. Springer-Verlag Publishing, 2013, 2089-98.
  • Berg E, Sobol SE, Jacobs I. Laryngeal obstruction by cervical and endolaryngeal lymphatic malformations in children: a proposed staging system and review of treatment. Annals of Otology, Laryngology, and Rhinology. 122(9):575-81, 2013 Sep.
  • Prager JD, Barnett Roby B, Berg E, et al. Skin Tumors, Vascular Lesions, Face and Neck. Medscape Reference. Updated October 04, 2013. Available at:\
  • Sun JY, Berg E, McClay JE. Endoscopic cauterization of congenital pyriform fossa sinus tracts: an 18-year experience. JAMA- Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery. 140(2):112-17, 2014 Feb.
  • Berg EE, McClay J. Tracheobronchomalacia. Disorders of the Neonatal Airway: Fundamentals for Practice. Lioy J, Sobol SE, eds. Springer Science & Business Media, New York, 2015.
  • Windsor AM, Kiell EP, Berg EE, Kazahaya K. Surgery of the thyroid in children: current trends in practice. Int J Head Neck Surg. April – June 2016, 7(2): 57-63.