Dr. Jerome Thompson practices Pediatric Otolaryngology in Memphis, TN. Pediatric otolaryngologists are primarily concerned with medical and surgical treatment of ear, nose, and throat diseases in children. Services that Dr. Thompson provides include the diagnosis and treatment of ear, nose, and throat disorders, and head and neck diseases; surgery of the head and neck, including before and after-surgery care; consultation with other doctors when ear, nose, or throat diseases are detected; and assistance in the identification of communication disorders in children.
Education and Training
Univ of Ca, Los Angeles, Ucla Sch of Med, Los Angeles Ca 1976
- Reversal of obstructive sleep apnea in osteopetrosis following bone marrow transplantation.
- Airway management of the severely retrognathic child: use of the laryngeal mask airway.
- Ototoxic protection of sodium thiosulfate: daily vs constant infusion.
- Childhood primary parotid non-Hodgkin's lymphoma with direct intracranial extension: a case report.
- Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus as a pathogen in deep neck abscesses: a pediatric case series.
- Aural involvement in loxoscelism: case report and literature review.
- Frontal sinus fractures in children.
- Salivary gland tumors in survivors of childhood cancer.
- Intracranial complications of pediatric sinusitis.
- Health care reform: pediatric elective surgery payer mix and utilization under TennCare managed competition.
- Absorbable biomaterials used within paranasal sinuses: an animal study.
- Deep neck infection.
- Health care reform: pediatric elective surgery payer mix and utilization under Tenncare managed competition.
- Management of suprastomal tracheal fibroma: introduction of a new technique and comparison with other techniques.
- Cleft palate lateral synechia syndrome: an opportunity for unique surgical closure.
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