, Otolaryngology (ENT)
3020 Children's Way
San Diego, CA 92123
Rady Children's Specialists of San Diego
Loma Linda University School of Medicine
Wayne State University
Dr. Javan Nation is a pediatric otolaryngologist at Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego and an assistant professor of pediatric otolaryngology in the UC San Diego Department of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery.
Dr. Nation started his college education as an oboe performance major at La Sierra University. He then switched to biology/pre-med and graduated from Pacific Union College. After earning his medical degree at Loma Linda University, he went on to complete his residency at Wayne State University in Michigan. After an additional year of fellowship training at Rady Children's, he was invited to join the Otolaryngology Division.
Although Dr. Nation enjoys all aspects of clinical pediatric otolaryngology, he has a special interest in pediatric sleep apnea surgery. His research focuses on sleep surgery, and he is building a special niche in that area. He serves on the American Academy of Otolaryngology sleep disorders committee. After visiting a number of multidisciplinary sleep clinics at leading universities around the country, Dr. Nation co-founded the first multidisciplinary complex sleep apnea clinic at Rady Children's. He also has a clinical interest in pediatric skull base surgery and has worked closely with the Rady Children's Neurosurgery Division on endoscopic resection of skull base and sinonasal tumors.
Dr. Nation was born and raised in Southern California. When not working, he enjoys spending time with his wife and son and spending time outdoors.
The accuracy of a portable sleep monitor to diagnose obstructive sleep apnea in adolescent patients.
Bhattacharjee R, Benjafield A, Blase A, Dever G, Celso J, Nation J, Good R, Malhotra A
Undifferentiated recurrent fevers in pediatrics are clinically distinct from PFAPA syndrome but retain an IL-1 signature.
Luu I, Nation J, Page N, Carvalho D, Magit A, Jiang W, Leuin S, Bliss M, Bothwell M, Brigger M, Kearns D, Pransky S, Broderick L
Pediatric Nasal Chondromesenchymal Tumors: Case Report and Review of the Literature.
Schaerer D, Nation J, Rennert RC, DeConde A, Levy ML
Multidisciplinary clinic for care of children with complex obstructive sleep apnea.
DeVries JK, Nation JJ, Nardone ZB, Lance SH, Stauffer JA, Abichaker GM, Bhattacharjee R, Lesser DJ
Incidence of cure and residual obstructive sleep apnea in obese children after tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy stratified by age group.
Lee T, Wulfovich S, Kettler E, Nation J
Pediatric Basilar Skull Fracture Mechanisms and Trends From 2007 to 2018.
Magit A, Stramiello JA, Good R, Nation J
Two pediatric cases of ANCA-negative eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis successfully treated with dupilumab.
Galant-Swafford J, Geng B, Leibel S, Akuthota P, Tucker S, Cernelc-Kohan M, Sheets R, Nation J, Jefferson AA
Sleep disordered breathing in children with trisomy 13 and trisomy 18.
Kettler EB, Bhattacharjee R, Lesser D, Nation J
Approaching the Sella through the Nonpneumatized Sphenoid in Pediatric Patients.
Oviedo P, Levy ML, Nation J
Immune Dysregulation in the Tonsillar Microenvironment of Periodic Fever, Aphthous Stomatitis, Pharyngitis, Adenitis (PFAPA) Syndrome.
Luu I, Sharma A, Guaderrama M, Peru M, Nation J, Page N, Carvalho D, Magit A, Jiang W, Leuin S, Bliss M, Bothwell M, Brigger M, Kearns D, Newbury R, Pransky S, Gilbert JA, Broderick L
Atypical Spitz Tumor of the Lower Lip in a Pediatric Patient.
Pham TB, Tucker S, Nation J
CSF leak after endoscopic skull base surgery in children: A single institution experience.
Nation J, Schupper AJ, Deconde A, Levy M
Pediatric Sialendoscopy for Recurrent Salivary Gland Swelling: Workup, Findings, and Outcomes.
Nation J, Panuganti B, Manteghi A, Pransky S
Pediatric Endoscopic Endonasal Approaches for Skull Base Lesions in the Very Young: Is It Safe and Effective?
Nation J, Schupper AJ, Deconde A, Levy M
Intracranial complications of pediatric sinusitis: Identifying risk factors associated with prolonged clinical course.
Schupper AJ, Jiang W, Coulter MJ, Brigger M, Nation J
Adenoidectomy in Children: What Is the Evidence and What Is its Role?
Schupper AJ, Nation J, Pransky S
Worsening Respiratory Distress in a 7-Month-Old Infant.
Nation J, Mickelson R
Management of Large-Volume Subperiosteal Abscesses of the Orbit: Medical vs Surgical Outcomes.
Nation J, Lopez A, Grover N, Carvalho D, Vinocur D, Jiang W
Refractory sleep-disordered breathing due to unilateral lingual tonsillar hypertrophy in a child with Proteus Syndrome.
Salinas CR, Nuyen BA, Jafari A, Nation J
Diffuse Parotid Swelling From an Underlying Parotid Mass in a Pediatric Patient.
Nation J, Leuin S, Jiang W
Vessel-preserving stent-assisted coil embolization of an extracranial internal carotid artery pseudoaneurysm that developed after tonsillectomy in a pediatric patient: initial case report.
Steinberg J, Cheung V, Goel G, Pannell JS, Nation J, Khalessi A
Sequential Treatment of Delayed Endovascular Coil Extrusion From a Carotid Artery Pseudoaneurysm After Tonsillectomy.
Jafari A, Nuyen B, Kedarisetty S, Fordham CA, Nation J
Frequency of otitis media based on otoendoscopic evaluation in preterm infants.
Coticchia J, Shah P, Sachdeva L, Kwong K, Cortez JM, Nation J, Rudd T, Zidan M, Cepeda E, Gonik B
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