Karthik Rajasekaran, MD, FACS

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Assistant Professor of Otorhinolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Otorhinolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery

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800 Walnut St, 18th Floor
Department of Otorhinolaryngology
Penn Medicine
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Office: 2158295180
B.A. (Biology, Health and Society)
University of Rochester, 2005.
M.D. (Doctor of Medicine)
Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, 2011.
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Selected Publications

Ian F Caplan, Aman Prasad, Ryan M Carey, Robert M Brody, Steven B Cannady, Karthik Rajasekaran, Andrés M Bur, John N Lukens, César A Briceño, Jason G Newman, Jason A Brant: Primary Orbital Melanoma: An Investigation of a Rare Malignancy Using the National Cancer Database. Laryngoscope Feb 2021.

Kevin Chorath, Beatrice Go, Justin R Shinn, Leila J Mady, Seerat Poonia, Jason Newman, Steven Cannady, Peter C Revenaugh, Alvaro Moreira, Karthik Rajasekaran: Enhanced recovery after surgery for head and neck free flap reconstruction: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Oral Oncology February 2021.

Neil N Luu, Kevin T Chorath, Brandon R May, Nuvid Bhuiyan, Alvaro G Moreira, Karthik Rajasekaran : Clinical practice guidelines in idiopathic facial paralysis: systematic review using the appraisal of guidelines for research and evaluation (AGREE II) instrument. Journal of Neurology Jan 2021.

Tiffany N Chao, Ariel S Frost, Robert M Brody, Yasmeen M Byrnes, Steven B Cannady, Neil N Luu, Karthik Rajasekaran, Rabie M Shanti, Kara R Silberthau, Vasiliki Triantafillou, Jason G Newman: Creation of an Interactive Virtual Surgical Rotation for Undergraduate Medical Education During the COVID-19 Pandemic. Journal of Surgical Education Jan-Feb 2021.

Alyssa M Civantos, Shreya Viswanathan, Aman Prasad, Solymar Torres Maldonado, Robert M Brody, Steven B Cannady, Jason G Newman, Rabie M Shanti, Jason A Brant, Karthik Rajasekaran: Role of elective neck dissection and adjuvant radiation therapy in patients with polymorphous adenocarcinoma. European Archives of Otorhinolaryngology Jan 2021.

Kevin Chorath, Ansel Hoang, Karthik Rajasekaran, Alvaro Moreira: Association of Early vs Late Tracheostomy Placement With Pneumonia and Ventilator Days in Critically Ill Patients: A Meta-analysis. JAMA Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery 2021.

Seerat K Poonia, Aman Prasad, Kevin Chorath, Steven B Cannady, James Kearney, Michael Ruckenstein, Karthik Rajasekaran: Resident Safety Huddles: Our Department's Experience in Improving Safety Culture. Laryngoscope 2021.

Fan T, Workman AD, Miller LE, Sakats MM, Rajasekaran K, Brant JA, Parasher AK, Huckins D, Aliphas A, Glicksman R, Eskander A, Glicksman JT.: The Impact of COVID-19 on Otolaryngology Community Practice in Massachusetts. Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery 2021.

Kevin Chorath, Beatrice C Go, Adam Kaufman, Jason Brant, Alvaro Moreira, Karthik Rajasekaran: Perioperative Nimodipine to Improve Cranial Nerve Function: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Otology Neurotology 2021.

Beatrice C Go, Kevin Chorath, Ariel S Frost, Alvaro Moreira, Steven B Cannady , Jason G Newman, Karthik Rajasekaran.: Intensive Care Versus Nonintensive Care Ward for Postoperative Management of Head and Neck Free Flaps: A Meta-Analysis. Facial Plastic Surgery and Aesthetic Medicine 2021.

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