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Dr. Jayant Ramakrishna


Grand River Hospital
St. Mary's General Hospital
Cambridge Memorial Hospital

Featured Publications

Peer-Reviewed Publications:

Sommer DD, Arbab-Tafti S, Farrokhyar F, Tewfik M, Vescan A, Witterick IJ, Rotenberg B, Chandra R, Weitzel E, Wright E, Ramakrishna J. A challenge-response endoscopic sinus surgery specific checklist as an add-on to standard surgical checklist: an evaluation of potential safety and quality improvement issues. Int Forum Allergy Rhinol. February 2018. 

Kelly L, Sommer DD, Ramakrishna J, Hoffbauer S, Arbabtafti S, Reid D, Maclean J, Koren G. Morphine or Ibuprofen for Post-tonsillectomy Analgesia: A Randomized Trial. Pediatrics. January 2015.

Ramakrishna J, Strychowsky J, Gupta M, Sommer D. Sialendoscopy for the Management of Juvenile Recurrent Parotitis: A Systematic Review & Meta-Analysis. The Laryngoscope. November 2014.

Nayan S, Ramakrishna J, Gupta M. The Proportion of Malignancy in Incidental Thyroid Lesions on 18-FDG- PET Study: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. April 2014. 23;151(2):190-200.

Ramakrishna J, Valani R, Sriharan A, Scolnik D. Design And Pilot Implementation Of An Evaluation Tool Assessing Professionalism, Communication, And Collaboration During A Unique Global Health Elective. Medicine, Survival & Conflict. January 2014. 30(1):56-65.

Ramakrishna J, Riggin L, Sommer DD, Koren G. A 2013 Updated Systematic Review & Meta-Analysis of 36 Randomized Controlled Trials; No Apparent Effects of Non Steroidal Anti-inflammatory Agents on the Risk of Bleeding After Tonsillectomy. Clinical Otolaryngology. April 2012. 38(2):115-29.

Ramakrishna J, Goebel J, Parnes L. Efficacy & Safety of Bilateral Posterior Canal Occlusion in Patients with Refractory Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo: Case Series Report. Otology & Neurotology. June 2012. 33:640-642.

Other Publications:


Ramakrishna J, Zener R. Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery Chapter. Toronto Notes 2011. OT1-OT48. February 2011.

Web Publications:
Ramakrishna J, Kandasamy T, Campisi P. Undergraduate Medicine Otolaryngology eCases. Department of Otolaryngology, University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine. Aug 2010.


McMaster University, 
Postgraduate Medical Education in Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery

University of Toronto, 
Doctor of Medicine Program

McMaster University,
Bachelor of Health Sciences (Honours) Program


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