You can’t change the past or the present, but you can change the future.

Vijay Ramakrishnan, MD


Specialties

Ears Nose & Throat

Related Departments

Ears Nose Throat

Titles

Academic - Assistant Professor

Biography & Interests

Clinical Interests

I am interested in Rhinology, and Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery and I have subspecialty training in both areas.

Read about one patient's experience with Dr. Ramakrishnan and the innovative endoscopic or endo-nasal orbital surgery Dr. Ramakrishnan performed in this Channel 7 News Article.

Research Interests

My research focuses on Inflammatory mechanisms of chronic rhinosinusitis, nasal polyps, and cystic fibrosis, Microbiology of chronic sinusitis in unique patient populations, Minimally-invasive surgical techniques for sinus, orbit, and skull base surgery and New techniques for reconstruction of skull base defects My Clinical Research focuses on Molecular analysis of nasal polyp tissue from patients with cystic fibrosis (NJH & UC Denver), Clinical outcomes of medical and surgical management of chronic rhinosinusitis in patients with cystic fibrosis (NJH & UC Denver), T-cell differentiation in chronic rhinosinusitis and cystic fibrosis (NJH & UC Denver), Novel assessment of microbiology and topical therapies in chronic rhinosinusitis (UC Denver), Innovative approaches to minimally invasive orbital surgery (UC Denver) and New techniques of skull base reconstruction (UC Denver).

Education & Training

Medical Schools

Baylor College of Medicine  - Medicine (2004)

Internships

University of Colorado Health Sciences Center  - Surgery (2005)

Residency Program

University of Colorado Health Sciences Center  - Otolaryngology (2009)

Memberships

American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery - Member
American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery - Member
American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy - Member
American Rhinologic Society - Committee Member

Research & Grants

Website: www.cusinus.com

Primary Location

12631 E. 17th Avenue
Box 205
Aurora CO, 80045-2527

(720) 848-2820

(720) 848-2811

Locations

Children's Hospital Colorado on Anschutz Medical Campus