Prashant Solanki Malhotra, MD, FAAP, is a member of the Department of Otolaryngology and director of the Hearing Program at Nationwide Children’s Hospital and an Assistant Professor in the Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at The Ohio State University College of Medicine. Prior to joining Nationwide Children’s, Dr. Malhotra was an associate physician staff member of the Head and Neck Institute and the Pediatric Institute at The Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio. He was a pediatric surgeon in the Hearing Implant Program and a provider for the Vascular Malformations Clinic, Cleft-Craniofacial Clinic and Pediatric Hearing Management Clinic, as well as an instructor of ENT and Pediatric resident trainees and medical students. Dr. Malhotra received his medical degree from Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, in 2004. He completed an internship in General Surgery at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and completed his residency in Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children in Wilmington, Delaware. He spent an additional year as a fellow and clinical instructor of Pediatric Otolaryngology at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital, Stanford University in Palo Alto, California. He is board certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology. Dr. Malhotra’s clinical and research interests primarily focus on problems relating to pediatric hearing loss and cochlear implantation, pediatric head and neck masses including malignancies, and all other aspects of pediatric otolaryngology and facial reconstructive surgery.