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Ian N. Jacobs, MD, FACS, FAAP

Professor of Otorhinolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Hospital Staff Level 1 Attending, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Division of Otolaryngology
Director, Pediatric Airway Program, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Medical Director, Center for Pediatric Airway Disorders, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Endowed Chair in Pediatric Otolaryngology and Pediatric Airway Disorders, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Otorhinolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery

Contact information
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Division of Otolaryngology
3401 Civic Center Boulevard
1 Wood Center
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-590-3440/1582
Fax: 215-590-3986
University of Pennsylvania, Magna cum laude, 1982.
Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 1986.
Post-Graduate Training
Surgical Intern, Mt. Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, 1986-1987.
Resident, General Surgery , Mt. Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, 1987-1988.
Resident, Otolaryngology , Mt. Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, 1988-1991.
Fellow, Pediatric Otolaryngology , The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, 1991-1992.
American Board of Otolaryngology, 1992.
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Selected Publications

Chorney SR, Stow J, Javia LR, Zur KB, Jacobs IN, Sobol SE: Tracheocutaneous fistula after pediatric open airway reconstruction. Annals of Laryngology, Rhinology & Laryngology 130(8): 948-953, Aug 2021 Notes: doi: 10.1177/0003489420987426. Epub 2021 Jan 8.

Aronson MR, Ali Akbari Ghavimi S, Jacobs IN, Gottardi R: Drug-eluting endotracheal tubes for preventing bacterial inflammation in subglottic stenosis. Laryngoscope Jul 2021 Notes: First published: 28 July 2021

Shaffer AD, Jacobs IN, Derkay CS, Goldstein NA; Giordano T, Ho S, Kim BJ, Park AH, Simons JP: Management and outcomes of button batteries in the aerodigestive Tract: A multi-institutional study. Laryngoscope 131(1): E298-E306, Jan 2021 Notes: doi: 10.1002/lary.28568. Epub 2020 Feb 18. Multicenter study.

Wertz A, Piccione J, Ryan M, Jacobs IN: Impact of pre-operative multidisciplinary evaluation on laryngotracheal reconstruction outcomes. Laryngoscope Dec 25 2020 Notes: doi: 10.1002/lary.29338. Online ahead of print.

Thom CS, Deshmukh H, Soorikian L, Jacobs I, Fiadjoe JE, Lioy J: Airway emergency management in a pediatric hospital before and during the COVID-19 pandemic. International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology 139: 110458, Dec 2020 Notes: doi: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2020.110458. Epub 2020 Oct 17.

Windsor AM, Jacobs IN: Endoscopic anterior-posterior cricoid split to avoid tracheostomy in infants with bilateral vocal fold paralysis. International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology 138: 110325, Nov 2020 Notes: doi: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2020.110325. Epub 2020 Aug 20.

Lerner DG, Brumbaugh D, Lightdale JR, Jatana KR, Jacobs IN, Mamula P: Mitigating risks of swallowed button batteries: New strategies before and after removal. Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition (JPGN) 70(5): 542-546, May 2020.

Hoagland MA, Ing RJ, Jatana KR, Jacobs IN, Chatterjee D: Anesthetic implications of the new guidelines for button battery ingestion in children. Anesthesia & Analgesia 130(3): 665-672, Mar 2020.

Wertz A, Fuller S, Jacobs IN, Javia LR, Mascio C, Sobol SE: Slide tracheoplasty: Predictors of outcomes and literature review. International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology Page: 109814, Mar 2020 Notes: 2019 Dec 13;130:109814. [Epub ahead of print]

Jatana KR, Barron CL, Jacobs IN: Initial clinical application of tissue pH neutralization after esophageal button battery removal in children. Laryngoscope 129(8): 1772-76, Aug 2019.

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