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Undergraduate Education: University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Medical School: Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH

Academic interests 


Otolaryngology - head and neck surgery.


Medical education, simulation technology, product development, epidemiology.

Recent Publications

Ruthberg JS, Meleca JB, Ko JS, Billings SD, Ku JA. Rhabdomyosarcoma Arising in an Old Rhytidectomy Scar., Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 2022 Mar34894221084482

Ruthberg JS, Kocharyan A, Farrokhian N, Stahl MC, Hicks K, Scarborough J, Murray GS, Wu S, Manzoor N, Otteson T. Hearing loss patterns in enlarged vestibular aqueduct syndrome: Do fluctuations have clinical significance?, Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 2022 May; 156111072

Quereshy HA, Quinton BA, Ruthberg JS, Maronian NC, Otteson TD. Practice Consolidation in Otolaryngology: The Decline of the Single-Provider Practice., OTO Open ; 6(1):2473974X221075232

Farrokhian N, Kocharyan A, Ruthberg J, Piper R, Rivas A, Semaan M, Otteson T, Manzoor NF. Predictive Modeling and Risk Stratification of Patients With Enlarged Vestibular Aqueduct., Laryngoscope 2022 07; 132(7):1439-1445

Ruthberg JS, Quereshy HA, Kocharyan A, Jella TK, Rodriguez K, Maronian N, D'Anza B. Medicare reimbursement disparities persist for female otolaryngologists performing endoscopic sinonasal procedures., Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 2021 09; 11(9):1387-1390