Jo-Ann Oyaide Nesiama, MD $$

Emergency Medicine Physician

Associate Professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center

Languages Spoken:


UT Southwestern Pediatric Group

Education and Training

Medical School
University of Benin (1989)
Driscoll Childrens Hospital - GME (2001), Pediatrics
Medical College of Wisconsin (2008), Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Board Certification
American Board of Pediatrics/Emergency Medicine

Departments and Programs

  • Research Interests

    • Prehospital care of injured children
    • Pediatric c-spine injury
    • Pediatric head trauma
    • Outcomes of pediatric trauma
  • Publications

    • Pediatric Spinal Trauma evaluation and management., Nesiama, JO, Hennes, HM Turkiye Klinikleri J Surg Med Sci 2007 3(50) 40-46
    • Case 4: Two Children with Presumed Inguinal Hernias. Williams JA, Bruce G, Patel N, Nesiama JA, Pediatrics in review 2019 Sep 40 9 491-493
    • Pediatric Cervical Spine Clearance: A Consensus Statement and Algorithm from the Pediatric Cervical Spine Clearance Working Group. Herman MJ, Brown KO, Sponseller PD, Phillips JH, Petrucelli PM, Parikh DJ, Mody KS, Leonard JC, Moront M, Brockmeyer DL, Anderson RCE, Alder AC, Anderson JT, Bernstein RM, Booth TN, Braga BP, Cahill PJ, Joglar JM, Martus JE, Nesiama JO, Pahys JM, Rathjen KE, Riccio AI, Schulz JF, Stans AA, Shah MI, Warner WC, Yaszay B The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume 2019 Jan 101 1 e1
    • Ultrasound Evidence of Acute Appendicitis in a patient with Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome. Siddiqui R, Nadeem S, Menon N, Nesiama J Journal of Academic Emergency Medicine Case Reports 2019 10 4 104-111
    • What is causing an infant?s facial swelling? Lowe G, Ochoa C, Patel A, Nesiama J-A Consultant360 2019 Sep 40 9 491-493
  • Professional Activities

    • Pediatric Trauma Society (PTS) (2013)
    • Texas Pediatric Society, Section of Emergency Medicine (SOEM) (2011)
    • Academic Pediatric Association (APA) (2008)
    • American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) (1998)
  • Awards and Honors

    • Corpus Christi Pediatric Society Resident Research, Best case presentation 1999
    • Consumers Research Council of America, America's Top Pediatricians 2007-2008
    • John G. and Elena Suess Kenedy Award, Best Resident 2002

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