Sanjay R. Parikh, MD, FACS
Associate Professor, Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Pediatric Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
Site(s) of Practice, Maps, and Directions
Seattle Children’s Hospital, Main Campus & Bellevue Campus
Area(s) of Expertise
Airway (Laryngeal/Tracheal Surgery & Reconstruction)
Head & Neck Cancer Surgery
Nasal Reconstructive Surgery (Septoplasty, Rhinoplasty)
Rhinologic Surgery (Chronic Rhinosinusitis, Nasal Tumors, Skull Base & Pituitary Tumors)
MD—University of British Columbia
Internship - University of Toronto
Residency - University of California, Los Angeles, Department of General Surgery
Residency – University of Toronto, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
Fellowship – Harvard Medical School/Boston Children’s Hospital
American Board of Otolaryngology
State of Washington
State of New York
Professional Activities and Special Honora
Honor Award, American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
AMA Young Physicians Community Service Award
America’s Top Doctors
Castle Connolly’s Top Doctors
Marquis’ Who’s Who
Academic Keys’ Who’s Who
Teacher of the Year, Albert Einstein College of Medicine Department of Otolaryngology
Local and National Leadership
Governor, American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
Board of Directors, Northwest Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
Guest Examiner, American Board of Otolaryngology
Editorial Board, International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology
Editorial Board, Recent Advances in Otolaryngology
Chair, Pediatric Committee, American Rhinologic Society
Most Significant Articles and Abstracts
Ostrower ST, Fischer TC, Belbin TJ, Smith RV, Bent JP, Parikh SR. Genome wide analysis of gene expression changes in the oropharyngeal mucosa of children exposed to secondhand smoke. Laryngoscope; 2010; 120:2467-72.
Chen C, Bent JP, Parikh SR. Powered debridement of suprastomal granulation tissue to facilitate pediatric tracheotomy decannulation. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2011;75:1558-61.
McMullen CP, Nguyen CV, Bent JP, Parikh SR. Comparison of early and late extubation following single stage anterior laryngotracheoplasty. Int J Pediatric Otorhinolaryng 2010; 74:1039-42.
Bent JP, Shah MB, Nord R, Parikh SR. Balloon dilation for recurrent stenosis after pediatric laryngotracheoplasty. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 2010; 119:619-627.
Parikh SR, Cuellar H, Sadoughi B, Aroniadis O, Fried MP. Indications for image-guidance in pediatric sinonasal surgery. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryng. 2009; 73:351-6.
Guest Speaker, Oregon Academy of Otolaryngology. “Top 5 Changes in Pediatric Otolaryngology in the Last Decade.” Sun River, Oregon, February 25, 2012.
Panelist, Otolaryngology Video Presentations, Annual Clinical Congress of the American College of Surgeons. Bipolar radiofrequency assisted endoscopic resection of juvenile nasal angiofibroma.” San Francisco, October 25, 2011.
Guest Keynote Speaker, 5th Annual Pediatric Otolaryngology Symposium – Yale University. “Current concepts in Pediatric Rhinology” New Haven, CT, November 4th, 2010.
Guest Speaker, Long Island Society of Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery. “Novel techniques for pediatric upper airway surgery” Hauppauge, NY, June 12th, 2010.