Prashant S. Malhotra, MD :: Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

Prashant S. Malhotra, MD, FAAP

Prashant S. Malhotra, MD, FAAP

Contact Information

700 Children's Dr
Columbus, OH 43205 [ map ]
PH: (614) 722-6600
FX: (614) 722-6609


Prashant Solanki Malhotra, MD, FAAP, is a member of the Department of Otolaryngology and 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.


  • Male

Languages Spoken:

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Hindi

Education and Training

Medical School

  • Case Western Reserve University
    Date Completed: 04/30/2004


  • Thomas Jefferson University
    Date Completed: 06/30/2005


  • Thomas Jefferson University
    Date Completed: 06/30/2009


  • Stanford University Medical Center
    Date Completed: 06/30/2010


  • Otolaryngology


  • Otolaryngology

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital:

  • 04/29/2013


  • Andrea Ronchi, Masako Shimamura, Prashant S. Malhotra & Pablo J. Sánchez. 2017. Encouraging postnatal cytomegalovirus (CMV) screening: the time is NOW for universal screening!.  Expert Review of Anti-infective Therapy. Vol. 13 Mar 2017, no. March: 1-3.
  • Chaffin, Phillip, Grischkan, Jonathan, Malhotra, Prashant, Jatana, Kris. 2015. Endoscopic Management of Pediatric Airway and Esophageal Foreign Bodies. In Endoscopy - Innovative Uses and Emerging Technologies. Edited by Somchai Amornyotin. Rijeka, Croatia: InTech.
  • Gupta A, Stokken J, Krakovitz P, Malhotra P, Anne S. 2015. Tracheostomy in neurologically compromised pediatric patients: role of starplasty.  J Laryngol Otol.. Vol. Epub ahead of print, no. August: 1-4.
  • Zhao,Kai; Malhotra,Prashant; Rosen,David; Dalton,Pamela; Pribitkin,Edmund,A. 2014. Computational Fluid Dynamics as Surgical Planning Tool: A Pilot Study on Middle Turbinate Resection.  ANATOMICAL RECORD-ADVANCES IN INTEGRATIVE ANATOMY AND EVOLUTIONARY BIOLOGY. Vol. 297, no. 11. (November): 2187-2195.
  • Malhotra, Prashant. 2014. Congenital Anomalies in the Head and Neck. In Atlas of Pediatrics. New York: McGraw-Hill.
  • Malhotra, Prashant. 2014. Complications of Sinusitis. In Atlas of Pediatrics. New York: McGraw-Hill.
  • Hseu, A, Malhotra, Prashant. 2014. Examination and Classification of Head and Neck Masses. In Pediatric Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery-Clinical Reference Guide. San Diego: Plural Publishing.
  • Prashant Malhotra. 2012. Pediatric Endoscopic Dacryocystorhinostomy.  Pediatric Persepctives. Vol. uknown, no. September: euknown.
  • Malhotra, PS. 2012. Pediatric Endoscopic Dacryocystorhinostomy.  Advances in Otolaryngology and Dentistry. Vol. unknown, no. September: eunknown.
  • Greywoode, J, Hamilton, J, Malhotra, PS, Saad, AA, Pribitkin, EA. 2012. Repair of Nasal Septal Perforation with Porcine Small Intestinal Submucosa Xenograft.  Journal of Otology and Rhinology. Vol. J Otol Rhinol 2012, no. September: e1:2.
  • Prashant Malhotra. 2011. Bilateral Cochlear Implantation in Children.  Advances in Otolaryngology and Dentistry. Vol. unknown, no. October: eunknown.
  • Barnes,Melynda,A; Ho,Allen,S; Malhotra,Prashant,S; Koltai,Peter,J; Messner,Anna. 2011. The use of botulinum toxin for pediatric cricopharyngeal achalasia (vol 75, pg 830, 2011).  INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY. Vol. 75, no. 9. (September): 1210-1214.
  • Messner,Anna; Ho,Allen,S; Malhotra,Prashant,S; Koltai,Peter,J; Barnes,Melynda,A. 2011. The use of botulinum toxin for pediatric cricopharyngeal achalasia.  INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY. Vol. 75, no. 6. (June): 830-834.
  • Malhotra,Prashant,S; Sharma,Pranav; Fishman,Michael,A; Grumbine,F,Lawson; Tholey,Renee; Dam,Vincent,Q; Dasgupta,Abhijit; Pequignot,Edward; Willcox,Thomas,O. 2009. Clinical, Radiographic, and Audiometric Predictors in Conservative Management of Vestibular Schwannoma.  OTOLOGY & NEUROTOLOGY. Vol. 30, no. 4. (June): 507-514.
  • Heffelfinger,Ryan,N; Malhotra,Prashant,S; Fishman,Michael,A. 2008. Aesthetic Considerations in Mandibular Reconstruction.  FACIAL PLASTIC SURGERY. Vol. 24, no. 1. (January): 35-42.
  • T. Renbarger, D. Chuss, J. Dotson, G. Griffin, J. Hanna, R. Loewenstein, P. Malhotra, J. Marshall, G. Novak, and R. Pernic. 2004. Early Results from SPARO: Instrument Characterization and Polarimetry of NGC 6334.  The Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific. Vol. 116, no. 819. (May): 415-424.
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