Luv R. Javia, MD

Luv R. Javia, MD

Luv R. Javia, MD, is an Attending Physician with the Division of Otolaryngology (ENT) at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Areas of Expertise: General pediatric otolaryngology, Cochlear implantation, Pediatric airway disorders, Pediatric ear disorders
Locations: Main Campus; Specialty Care & Surgery Center, King of Prussia, S. Goddard Blvd.; Specialty Care & Surgery Center, Bucks County
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, N.C.

Internship

General Surgery - University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

Residency

Otorhinolaryngologist, Head & Neck Surgery - University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

Fellowship

Pediatric Otolaryngology - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
Otology/Neurotology - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification

Otolaryngology

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Surgeon

Assistant Professor of Clinical Otorhinolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Conditions Treated

Departments and Services

Publications

Papers

2017

Javia L, Sardesai MG: Physical Models and Virtual Reality Simulators in Otolaryngology. Otolaryngology Clinics of North America 50(5): 875-91, October 2017.

2012

Simpao AF, Javia LR, Schwartz AJ, Rehman MA: Shoulder dystocia, laryngeal tear, mediastinal intubation, and extracorporeal membrane oxygenation in a neonate. Anesthesiology 120(2), February 2014 Notes: Epub December 2012.

Javia L, Deutsch ES: A systematic review of simulators in otolaryngology. Otolaryngology Head Neck Surgery 147(6): 999-1011, December 2012 Notes: Epub September 26, 2012.

Cheng J, Javia L: Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) pediatric tympanostomy tube otorrhea. International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology  76(12): 1795-1798, December 2012 Notes: Epub September 25 2012.

Javia LR, Zur KB: Laryngotracheal reconstruction with resorbable microplate buttressing. Laryngoscope 122(4): 920-924, April 2012.

Cheng J, Javia L: Neonatal methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) suppurative head and neck infections. International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology Extra 7(4): 173-174, December 2012.

2011

Schwartz AJ, Javia L, Stricker PA, Nadeau P, Nguyen C. Intermittent airway obstruction in a neonate. ANESTHESIOLOGY (Images in Anesthesiology). 2011 Sept; 115: 630.

Javia LR, Zur KB, Jacobs IN. Evolving treatments in the management of laryngotracheal hemangiomas: will propranolol supplant steroids and surgery? International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology. 2011 Nov; 75(11):1450-4. Epub 2011 Aug 31. Read the abstract»

2010

Antunes MB, Javia LR, Ransom ER, Kazahaya K. Salivary anlage tumor of the nasopharynx: a case report and review of the literature. International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology. 2010 Mar; 6(2): 69-71.

2009

Dunham BP, Javia LR, Bilaniuk LT, Zur KB. Bilateral nasal obstruction due to an intranasal craniopharyngioma. International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology Extra. 2010 Mar 5(2): 57-62. Notes: Available online 17 March 2009. Read the article»

Javia LR, Shah UK, Germiller JA. An improved, practical stent for choanal atresia and pyriform aperture stenosis repair. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2009 Feb;140(2):259-61. Read the abstract»

Books

Chapters

2016

Javia LR: Division of Laryngeal Web. Surgical Pediatric Otolaryngology, 2nd ed. Potsic WP, Cotton RT, Handler SD, Zur KB (eds.)  Thieme Medical Publishers; New York, NY Page: 466-469; 614-648, 2016.

Javia LR: Facial Lacerations. Surgical Pediatric Otolaryngology, 2nd ed. Potsic WP, Cotton RT, Handler SD, Zur KB (eds).  Thieme Medical Publishers; New York, NY Page: 466-469; 614-648, 2016.

Javia LR: Nasal Fractures. Surgical Pediatric Otolaryngology, 2nd ed. Potsic WP, Cotton RT, Handler SD, Zur KB (eds).  Thieme Medical Publishers; New York, NY Page: 466-469; 614-648, 2016.

Javia LR: Zygomatic Arch Fractures. Surgical Pediatric Otolaryngology, 2nd ed.  Potsic WP, Cotton RT, Handler SD, Zur KB (eds).  Thieme Medical Publishers; New York, NY Page: 466-469; 614-648, 2016.

Javia LR: Malar Fractures. Surgical Pediatric Otolaryngology, 2nd ed.  Potsic WP, Cotton RT, Handler SD, Zur KB (eds).  Thieme Medical Publishers; New York, NY Page: 466-469; 614-648, 2016.

Javia LR: Orbital Fractures. Surgical Pediatric Otolaryngology, 2nd ed.  Potsic WP, Cotton RT, Handler SD, Zur KB (eds).  Thieme Medical Publishers; New York, NY Page: 466-469; 614-648, 2016. 

Javia LR: Midface Fractures. Surgical Pediatric Otolaryngology, 2nd ed.  Potsic WP, Cotton RT, Handler SD, Zur KB (eds).  Thieme Medical Publishers; New York, NY Page: 466-469; 614-648, 2016. 

Javia LR: Mandibular Fractures. Surgical Pediatric Otolaryngology, 2nd ed.  Potsic WP, Cotton RT, Handler SD, Zur KB (eds).  Thieme Medical Publishers; New York, NY Page: 466-469; 614-648, 2016. 

2013

Deutsch ES, Javia LR: Simulation in Otolaryngology. Simulation in Otolaryngology. The Comprehensive Textbook of Healthcare Simulation. Levine AI et al (eds.). Springer, New York, NY, 2013 Notes: In press.

2012

Javia LR, Dunham BP, Jacobs I: Congenital Malformations of the Trachea and Bronchi. Pediatric Otolaryngology, 5th Ed. Bluestone et al (eds.). May 2012.

Javia L: Cochlear Implants - Surgical Techniques, Special Considerations - Pediatric and Malformed Cochleae. Cochlear Implants and Other Implantable Hearing Devices. Ruckenstein M (eds.). Plural Publishing, San Diego, CA, February 29 2012 Notes: Chapter 8.

2011

Javia L, Jacobs I. Airway intervention in the infant with a vascular anomaly. In: Clinics in Plastic Surgery. Elsevier, 2011.

2010

Javia LR, Dunham BP, Jacobs I. Congenital malformations of the trachea and bronchi. In: Blueston, et al, editors. Pediatric Otolaryngology, 5th Ed. 2010 Notes: In press, 2010.

2007

Javia LR, Ruckenstein MJ. Hearing: cochlear and brainstem implants. In: Encyclopedia of Life Sciences 2007. Wiley & Sons, Ltd.

2006

Javia LR, Ruckenstein MJ: Ossiculoplasty. Otolaryngol Clin N Am 39(6): 1177-89, 2006.

Posters and Presentations

2018

Javia LR, Lin EE, Khalek N, Rintoul NE, Tran KM, Isserman RS, Nelson OL, Oliver ER, Hedrick HL: PRESTO for Management of the Difficult Perinatal Airway: An Alternative to EXIT. Poster presentation at the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology/COSM, National Harbor, MD. April 20-22 2018 Notes: Accepted by abstract. 

Javia LR. "Radiology in Pediatric Otolaryngology" Oral presentation at the 11th GCC Otorhinolaryngology, Audiology and Communication Disorders Conference / 8th Emirates Otorhinolaryngology Audiology and Communication Disorders Congress Intercontinental Festival City, Dubai UAE (1/19/18)

Javia LR. "EXIT (Ex-Utero Intrapartum Treatment): Fetal and Perinatal Airway Pathology and Management" Oral presentation at the 11th GCC Otorhinolaryngology, Audiology and Communication Disorders Conference / 8th Emirates Otorhinolaryngology Audiology and Communication Disorders Congress Intercontinental Festival City, Dubai UAE (1/19/18)

Javia LR. "Complex Airway Reconstruction" Oral presentation at the 11th GCC Otorhinolaryngology, Audiology and Communication Disorders Conference / 8th Emirates Otorhinolaryngology Audiology and Communication Disorders Congress Intercontinental Festival City, Dubai UAE (1/19/18) 

Javia LR. "Slide Tracheoplasty" Oral presentation at the 11th GCC Otorhinolaryngology, Audiology and Communication Disorders Conference/8th Emirates Otorhinolaryngology Audiology and Communication Disorders Congress Intercontinental Festival City, Dubai UAE (1/19/18)  

Javia LR. Kherani S, Javia L. "Conservative and Surgical Management of Upper Airway Obstruction" Oral presentation at the 12th SEHA International Paediatric Conference, Abu Dhabi, UAE (1/20/18)

2017

Javia LR. Necropsy Lab and Faculty Instructor: Annual Foreign Body Pediatric Airway Endoscopy Course at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia in conjunction with CHOP's Center for Pediatric Airway Disorders; 2017 Mar 5; Philadelphia, PA.

Germiller JA, Javia LR, Dunham BP, Kazahaya K: "Rapid Fixation of Thin Cochlear Implants to the Skull Surface Using A Single Resorbable Screw ("Pericraniopexy"). Poster presentation at 15th Symposium on Cochlear Implants in Children (CI2017), San Francisco, CA, July 26-29, 2017.

2016

Javia LR. Workshop Co-Director: "Hands on Workshop: Enhancing Proficiency In Managing the Difficult or Critical Neonatal and Pediatric Airway With Multidisciplinary Training." Pediatric Academic Society, Baltimore, MD (5/2/2016) 

Javia LR. Invited Panelist: "Beyond the Slide Tracheoplasty." European Society of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology, Lisbon, Portugal (6/20/2016)

Lectures by Invitation

2018

Javia LR. Invited Panelist: "Choanal Atresia-Management Approach" 11th GCC Otorhinolaryngology, Audiology and Communication Disorders Conference/8th Emirates Otorhinolaryngology Audiology and Communication Disorders Congress Intercontinental Festival City, Dubai UAE (1/19/18)

2017

Javia LR. "Endoscopic Ear Surgery" Lecture to Perioperative Group at CHOP King of Prussia satellite office (10/26/17)

Awards and Honors

2010, 2nd Place Poster, Annual Meeting of ASPO

2002, Howard Hughes Medical Institute Continued Fellowship Award

2001, Howard Hughes Medical Institute - National Institutes of Health (NIH) Research Scholars Program

1997, Phi Beta Kappa

Editorial and Academic Positions

Editorial positions

2012-present, The Laryngoscope, Reviewer

2010-present, Public Library of Science ONE, Manuscript Reviewer

Academic and institutional committees

2012-present, CHOP Neonatal ENT Liaison

2010-2011, CHOP EpicCare Ambulatory Team

2010-present, CHOP Clinical Champion for EPIC Implementation

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in professional organizations

2004-present, American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery