Rajeev Subramanyam, MD, MS

Academic Affiliation

Assistant Professor

Phone 513-568-8994

Email rajeev.subramanyam@cchmc.org


Pediatric anesthesia


Clinical and translational outcomes research; tonsillectomy and sleep apnea; health economics


MBBS: Bangalore Medical College, India, 1999.

MD: Chandigarh, India, 2006.

Residency: Anesthesia, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, India, 2006.

Pediatric Anesthesia Fellowship: Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada, 2011.

Advanced Fellowship in Pediatric Anesthesia: Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, 2013.

MS: Clinical and Translational Research, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, 2013.

Certification: Anesthesiology, 2006.

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Subramanyam R, Varughese A, Kurth CD, Eckman MH. Cost-effectiveness of intravenous acetaminophen for pediatric tonsillectomy. Paediatr Anaesth. 2014 May;24(5):467-75.

Subramanyam R, Chidambaran V, Ding L, Myer CM 3rd, Sadhasivam S. Anesthesia and opioid related malpractice claims in the United States: LexisNexis Claims database – 1984 to 2012. Paediatr Anaesth. 2014 Apr;24(4):412-20.

Subramanyam R, Varughese A, Willging JP, Sadhasivam S. Future of pediatric tonsillectomy and perioperative outcomes. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2013 Feb;77(2):194-9.

Chung F, Subramanyam R, Liao P, Sasaki E, Shapiro C, Sun Y. A higher score of STOP-Bang score indicates a high probability of obstructive sleep apnea. Br J Anaesth. 2012 May;108(5):768-75.

Mehta V, Subramanyam R, Shapiro CM, Chung F. Health effects of identifying patients with undiagnosed obstructive sleep apnea in the preoperative clinic: a follow-up study. Can J Anaesth. 2012 Jun;59(6):544-55.

Subramanyam R, Vaishnav V, Chan VWS, Brown-Shreves D, Brull R. Lateral vs. Medial Needle Approach for ultrasound-guided supraclavicular block: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2011 Jul-Aug;36(4):387-92.

Batra YK, Rakesh SV, Panda NB, Lokesh VC, Subramanyam R. Intrathecal clonidine decreases sedation requirements during spinal anesthesia in infants. Pediatr Anesth. 2010 Jul;20(7):625-32.

Harjeet K, Aggarwal A, Sahni D, Batra YK, Rakesh SV, Subramanyam R. Anatomical dimensions of larynx, epiglottis and cricoid cartilage in fetuses and their relationship with crown rump length. Surg Radiol Anat. 2010 Aug;32(7):675-81.

Aggarwal A, Kaur H, Batra YK, Aggarwal AK, Subramanyam R, Sahni D. Anatomic consideration of caudal epidural space: A cadaver study. Clin Anat. 2009 Sep;22(6):730-7.

Batra YK, Rajeev S, Subramanyam R, Panda NB, Lokesh VC, Rao KL. Intrathecal neostigmine with bupivacaine for infants undergoing lower abdominal and urogenital procedures: dose response. Acta Anaesthesiol Scand. 2009 Apr;53(4):470-5.