Jill N. D’Souza, MD
Department or Service
- The Woodlands
- Specialty Care
Phone: 936-267-7400 (Woodlands) | 281-666-5006 (Eagle Springs)
Assistant Professor of Pediatric Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
Baylor College of Medicine
|University of Texas Medical Branch||medical school||Doctor of Medicine||2011|
|Thomas Jefferson University Hospital||residency||Otolaryngology||2016|
|Northwestern University/Feinberg School of Medicine||fellowship||Pediatric Otolaryngology||2017|
I believe in the patient centered approach, involving family and the healthcare team to achieve the best outcome. My practice uses evidence-based medicine to evaluate and present treatment options for each individual case.
Airway Disease, Subglottic Stenosis, Complex Laryngotracheal Stenosis, Airway Reconstruction, Posterior Laryngeal Cleft, Laryngomalacia, Tracheotomy-dependence, Salivary Gland Disease, Parotid Masses, Thyroglossal Duct Cyst, Midline Cervical Cleft, Congenital Neck Masses
Thyroid Disease; Airway Foreign Body, Midline Cervical Cleft, Surgical Airway Safety; Gastroesophageal Reflex and Laryngotracheal Reconstruction
|American Academy of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery||Member|
|American Thyroid Association||Fellow Member|
D’Souza, JN; Levi, JR; Park, D; Shah, UK. (2016) Complications following Pediatric Tracheotomy. JAMA Otolaryngology 145(2): 484-488.
D’Souza, J; Adelman, J; Schmidt, R; Nardone, H. (2015) Postoperative Non-steroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs and Risk of Bleeding in Pediatric Intracapsular Tonsillectomy. International Journal Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology 79(9): 1472-1476.
National Meeting Presentations
D'Souza, J, T. Valika, J. Maddalozzo Surgical Management of Midline Cervical Cleft – presented at American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology (2017)
D'Souza, J, T. Valika, Patel, U, Rastatter, J Team Based Approach to Surgical Management of Pediatric Head and Neck Cancer – presented at American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology (2017)
D’Souza, J; Huntley, C; Spiegel, J. Surgical Airway Safety: an Educational Model for the non-Otolaryngology Healthcare Provider .- presented at Combined Otolaryngology Spring Meetings (2016)
Kliegman et al. Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics (Ed. 21) “Congenital Anomalies of the Larynx, Trachea, and Bronchi"; "Laryngomalacia"; "Congenital Subglottic Stenosis"; "Vocal Cord Paralysis"; "Congenital Laryngeal Webs and Atresia"; "Congenital Subglottic Hemangioma"; "Laryngoceles and Saccular Cysts"; "Posterior Laryngeal Cleft and Laryngotracheoesophageal Cleft "; "Vascular and Cardiac Anomalies"; "Tracheal Stenoses, Webs, and Atresia"; "Foregut Cysts” – in press.
Roland et al. Otolaryngology Clinical Case Studies: Oral Exam Review (Ed. 2) “Stridor and Laryngomalacia”; “Airway Foreign Bodies” – in press.