T.K. Venkatesan, MD

Board Certified Otolaryngologist

“A successful doctor-patient collaboration allows me to apply my training, skills, and experience to provide the best possible care to my patients.”

T.K. Venkatesan, MD, is a board certified Otolaryngologist–Head and Neck Surgeon and a fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He completed his internship at Beth Israel Medical Center, New York and his residency in Otolaryngology at Rush University Medical Center, Chicago. He is fellowship-trained in endoscopic sinus surgery and an expert in sinus disease, sleep disorders, vertigo, head and neck cancer, and all diseases of the ear, nose, and throat. He has worked alongside Dr. Friedman for more than 18 years, and has mastered numerous minimally invasive techniques. In addition, Dr. Venkatesan is currently an assistant professor at Rush University and has authored several publications and textbook chapters.

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BOARD CERTIFICATION
American Board of Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery, 2001

FELLOW
American College of Surgeons, 2005

EDUCATION & TRAINING
Fellowship: Dept. of Otolaryngology, Manhattan Eye, Ear, and Throat Hospital, 1992-1993; Dept. of Otolaryngology, Rush Presbyterian St. Luke’s Medical Center, Chicago, 1993-1996
Residencies: Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, NY, Surgery, 1990-1992; Rush Presbyterian St. Luke’s Medical Center, Chicago, Otolaryngology, 1996-2001
Medical: Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery, Madras Medical College, Madras, India, 1987

LICENSURE
State of Illinois, 1994

AWARDS
Senior Research Fellowship Award, Council for Scientific and Industrial Research, New Delhi, India, 1988
Research Studentship Scheme Award, Indian Council for Medical Research, New Delhi, India, 1986

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS
American Academy of Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery, 1996-present
American Medical Association
Chicago Medical Society

HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS
Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, 2001-present
Rush University Medical Center, 2001-present
Swedish Covenant Hospital 2009-present
Presence Saints Mary and Elizabeth Medical Center 2010-present

 

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