Dr. Jathin Sam Thekkethil

Specialist - ENT

biography


Dr. Jathin Sam Thekkethil is a Specialist Otolaryngologist (ENT) with an experience of more than 5 years in the field of adult, pediatric & general ENT in both India and UAE. He completed his MBBS from Pushpagiri Institute of Medical Sciences & Research Centre, Kerala, 2012 and Post-Graduation of MS (ENT) from BLDE’s Shri. B. M. Patil Medical College, Hospital & Research Centre, Karnataka, 2016. He is a specialist and teaching faculty at a leading medical college in Kerala and a Specialist in Dubai.

Dr. Jathin’s areas of special interest include pediatric sleep disorders, sleep apnea, vertigo & balance disorders and allergy. He offers surgery using coblation method (bloodless & painless surgical method) for pediatric sleep disorder (adenoid hyperplasia) and has presented talks & lectures at ENT conferences.

In 2020, he completed his Fellowship in Sleep Apnea by the Indian Association of Surgeons for Sleep Apnea. Dr. Jathin has more than 10 years of research experience with numerous publications in international and national journals to his credit.

He is interested in healthcare administration and integration of Information Technology with healthcare. Dr. Jathin was a member of the administrative and medical informatics teams in his previous institutions.

Dr. Jathin has over 5 years of expertise in:

  • Ear diseases like ear pain, discharge, bleeding, trauma, hearing loss, tinnitus, vertigo, etc
  • Nasal airway problems & nose block, nasal allergies, headache and diseases of the paranasal sinuses
  • Throat diseases like tonsillitis, pharyngitis, acid reflux etc.
  • Diseases of larynx and voice change
  • Snoring & Sleep Apnea – Adult & Pediatric
  • Foreign bodies in the ear, nose and throat
  • Ear wax removal, microscopic & endoscopic ear examination and ear piercing
  • Nasal endoscopy, nasopharyngoscopy and laryngoscopy (throat endoscopy)
  • Head and neck disorders - screening and diagnosis of malignancies
  • Routine Adult & Pediatric General ENT surgeries