Dr Jeyanthi Kulasegarah

BCh, MB, MD (IRE), MRCS (Ire), LRCPSI, Fellowship in Paediatric ORL (NZ), DOHNS (UK), Fellowship in Neurotology/Otology (UK), BAO. (NUI), FRCS ORL-HNS (IRE)

 

Clinic Schedule and Appointment List

  • Mon 24/02
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  • Tue 25/02
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  • Wed 26/02
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  • Thu 27/02
    09:00 - 16:30
  • Fri 28/02
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  • Sat 29/02
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Enquiry and Contact Details

 

Dr. Jeyanthi Kulasegarah is a Specialist Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgeon with a special interest in Paediatric Otorhinolaryngology and Otology and Implantation. She has 14 years of experience practicing Otorhinolaryngology in Ireland. She returned home to Malaysia in November 2017.

She completed her medical degree from Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI) in 2001. Following basic surgical training (2002-2004) and higher surgical training in Otorhinolaryngology (2008-2015) in RCSI, she successfully obtained FRCS in Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery in 2015.

During her tenure in Ireland, she was also a lecturer in University College Dublin (2007) and Trinity College Dublin (2012). Apart from teaching, she has done clinical and lab-based research where she has obtained clinical research grant from Research Foundation, Royal Victoria Eye & Ear Hospital to pursue a higher degree. She was awarded Doctor of Philosophy (Clinical Medicine) MD in 2016. She has successfully published in peer review journals and written books chapters in her field. Throughout her carrier she has presented at numerous National and International Conferences and also facilitated Paediatric Airway Courses and Otology Courses. She has received seven awards among which are Royal Academy of Medicine of Ireland (RAMI) Prize (2015), Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery (FESS) Best Dissection Award (2014), Temporal Bone Best Dissection Award (2014), Research Foundation Clinical Award (2013), Royal Academy of Medicine of Ireland (RAMI) Prize (2013), Facial Plastics Surgical Skills Award (2008) and St. Luke’s Surgical Presentation Award (2002).

Upon completing her training in Ireland, Dr. Jeyanthi traveled to Birmingham, United Kingdom to complete a year fellowship in Neurotology/Otology/Implantation (2015-2016) and subsequently travel to Auckland, New Zealand for a second fellowship in Paediatric Otorhinolaryngology (2016-2017). She obtained Ethicon Foundation Travel Grant from RCSI to complete her fellowship in Starship Children’s Hospital, Auckland.

Since joining University Malaya in November 2017, Dr. Jeyanthi is involved in General Otorhinolaryngology with a special interest in Paediatric Otorhinolaryngology and Otology and Implantation. Apart from this, she is part of the following specialized clinics: Combined Oro-Craniomaxillofacial Clinic, Combined Cleft Lip and Palate Clinic, Otology Implant Clinic (Cochlear Implant, BAHA, Bonebridge, VSB), and Congenital Tracheal Stenosis Group. She is part of the National Cochlear Implant Programme in Malaysia. Her academic duties in University Malaya include coordinator for the Masters of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery Programme, she is part of the Research and Innovation Team to develop new innovations in the field of ENT and she is the clinical and non-clinical research supervisor for undergraduate and postgraduate students.

Get to know me better : https://umexpert.um.edu.my/kjeyanthi.html

 

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Fellowships, Memberships &

Professional Affiliations

  • Clinical Fellow in Otology, Neurotology & Skull Base Surgery  2015 – 2016 University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust, United Kingdom Mr. Richard Irving, Mr. Peter Monksfield, Mr. Chris Coulson, Ms. Rupan Banga.
  •  Senior Clinical Fellow in Paediatric Otolaryngology  2016 – 2017 Starship Children Health, Auckland Mr. Murali Mahadevan, Mr. Colin Baber, Mr. Michel Neeff, Mr. Colin Brown, Dr. Nicola Mills, Mrs. Lesley Salkeld
  • Royal College of Surgeon in Ireland (RCSI)
  • European Society of Paediatric Otorhinolaryngology (ESPO)

 

Awards and

Recognitions

  • Royal Academy of Medicine of Ireland (RAMI) Prize -Petrous apex cholesteatoma - May 2015
  • Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery (FESS) Dissection Prize Department of Anatomy Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland September 2014
  • Temporal Bone Dissection Prize Department of Anatomy Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland May 2014
  • Research Foundation Clinical Prize Eithne Walls Research Meeting, Royal Victoria Eye and Ear Hospital June 2013
  • Royal Academy of Medicine of Ireland (RAMI) Prize Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland May 2013
  • Facial Plastics Surgical Skills Award University of Limerick February 2008
  •  St. Luke’s Surgical Presentation Award Management of Acute Pancreatitis Annual Academic Surgical Meeting December 2002
  • Ethicon Foundation Travel Grant 2016 Euro1100 for Fellowship to Starship Children’s Hospital, Auckland, New Zealand
  • Clinical Research Funding from Research Foundation, Royal Victoria Eye & Ear Hospital Euro8500 for Doctor of Philosophy (Clinical Medicine)