Professional Experience & Education

Medical Director
Malhotra Center for Plastic Surgery
Ann Arbor, Michigan

Department of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
University of Wisconsin Hospitals
Madison, Wisconsin

Department of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Medical School
Medical Doctorate
Ohio State University College of Medicine
Columbus, Ohio

Master's Degree
Master of Science in Otolaryngology
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Bachelor of Science in Biology, Cum laude
University of Michigan
LS&A Honors College
Ann Arbor, Michigan

Double Board Certification

  • American Board of Plastic Surgery
  • American Board of Otolaryngology

State Medical Licensure

  • Michigan
  • Wisconsin
  • Minnesota


  • Inamed Breast Scholarship Nashville, Tennessee
  • Midwestern Association of Plastic Surgeons
    First Prize, Basic Science Research Paper
  • Synthes Research Grant
    Resident Rhinoplasty Primer
  • Albert Hohmann Research Award
    University of Minnesota
    Department of Head & Neck Surgery
  • Letter of Commendation - Ohio State University College of Medicine
  • Inductee - Landacre Society
  • Honorary Scholastic & Research Society
  • Golden Key National Collegiate Honor Society


  • American Academy of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • Michigan Medical Association

Research Fellowships

  • Head & Neck Surgery Branch, NIDCD
    National Institutes of Health
    Bethesda, Maryland
  • Research Tutorial Fellowship
    National Institute on Deafness & Communication Disorders
    Bethesda, Maryland
  • Biomedical Research Fellowship
    University of Michigan Medical School
    Orthopaedic Research Laboratories
    Ann Arbor, Michigan

Community Service

  • Volunteer Surgeon
    University of Michigan Medical Mission
    La Ceiba, Honduras
  • Volunteer Surgeon
    Nicaplast Foundation
    Leon, Nicaragua
  • Education Committee Member
    American Academy of Otolaryngology
    Resident & Fellows section
  • Project Love Childhood Immunization Program
  • Tutor, Project Literacy Program

Publications and Presentations

1. Malhotra, PS, Danahey D, Sidman JS. Bilateral lateral rhinotomy incisions in the management of pediatric fungal sinusitis. Laryngoscope November 2001; 1960-64.

2. Malhotra, PS, Danahey D, Hilger P. Botox injections in the management of hyperfunctional facial lines. In: Meyers A, Otolaryngology & Facial Plastic Surgery. E-Medicine online textbook, 2001.

3. Malhotra, PS. Posterior semicircular canal occlusion for intractable BPPV. In: Haberman R, Mastoid and Middle Ear Surgery, 2003.

4. Sinard RJ, Tobin EJ, Schuller DS, Mazzaferri EL, Malhotra, PS et al. Hypothyroidism after treatment for non-thyroid head and neck cancer. Arch of Otol May 2000;126:652-7.

5. Malhotra, PS. A checklist for health care reform. New Physician April 1993:42:11.

6. Zhong Chen, Malhotra, PS, Giovana R. Thomas, et al. Expression of proinflammatory and proangiogenic cytokines in patients with head and neck cancer. Cancer Research June 1999;5:1369-79.

7. Malhotra, PS, Malekfzali A, Bonner RF, et al. Assessment of gene expression in head and neck carcinoma using laser capture microdissection and real-time reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction. Laryngoscope December 2004;114(12):2123-28.

8. Malhotra, PS, Chen Z, Geogheghan J, Gill R, VanWaes C. A NF-kappa B proteosome inhibitor, PS-341, reduces tumor volume in vivo in mice via decreased IL-8 expression. AAO-HNS annual meeting; San Diego, CA. September 2002.

9. Malhotra, PS, Chen Z, Malekfzali A, Bonner B, VanWaes C. Laser capture microdissection of human head and neck squamous cell carcinomas. 105th Annual Meeting of Trilogical Society, Boca Raton, FL. May 12-14, 2002.

10. Malhotra, PS, Dillworth HP, Adams GL. Surgery in conjunction with radiation for inflammatory pseudotumors of the head and neck. AAO-HNS annual meeting; Denver, CO. September 9-12, 2001.

11. Malhotra, PS, Loder RT. Histological changes in a carbon monoxide induced scoliosis model in mice. National Student Research Forum; Galveston, TX; April 1995.

12. Sinard RJ, Tobin EJ, Schuller DS, Mazzaferri EL, Malhotra, PS et al. Hypothyroidism after treatment for non-thyroid head and neck cancer. Landacre Society Research Day; Columbus, OH. June 1996.

13. Kim SH, Madden C, Bartkowski H, Kosnik E, Malhotra, PS. Revision of ventricular catheter obstruction with bugbie wire: retrospective review at two year follow-up. Congress of Neurological Surgeons 26th annual meeting. New Orleans, Louisiana; Dec 2-5, 1997.

14. Malhotra, PS, Danahey D, Sidman J. Bilateral lateral rhinotomy incisions in the management of pediatric invasive fungal sinusitis. Trilogical Society-Middle Section; Chicago, IL. January 19-21, 2001.

15. Chen Z, Malhotra, PS, Colon I, et al. Expression of proinflammatory and proangiogenic cytokines in human head and neck cancer patients. Head Neck 20:450, 1998.

16. Malhotra, PS. Resident Rhinoplasty Primer. University Records. 2006.

17. Malhotra, PS. Inferior turbinate reduction complications: A meta-analysis. Midwestern Association of Plastic Surgeons;Chicago, IL. April 2005.

18. Malhotra, PS. Plastic surgery training: a self assessment model. Midwestern Association of Plastic Surgeons:Chicago, IL. April 2006.



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