Johanna Nokso-Koivisto, MD, PhD

Professional title: Specialist in OtorhinolaryngologyNOKSO-KOIVISTO-JOHANNA.jpg
Education: MD 1996, MD PhD 2004, Specialist in ORL-HNS 2005, all at the Univ. of Helsinki 
Clinical interests: Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology
Areas of publications: Viral respiratory infections and acute otitis media: the role of respiratory viruses in pathogenesis of acute otitis media in children, the importance of viruses in different respiratory infections, and the significance of viral findings in clinical samples. Tonsillectomy and tonsillotomy in children: significance and impact on health-related quality of life. 
Fellowships and visits: Postdoctoral fellow/ Visiting scientist, Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, USA 2010-2011
Memberships: The European Society of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology (Council member, Finnish representative) 
Co-supervision of ongoing Phd theses: MD Anniina Sakki, Tonsillotomy

List of publications 2016 – 2019:
- Smith MM, Nokso-Koivisto J, Leader BA, Wilcox LJ, Rutter MJ. CO2 laser supraglottic resurfacing for non-granulomatous chronic supraglottitis in two children. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2019 Feb 20;120:162-165.

- Nokso-Koivisto J, Blomgren K, Aaltonen LM, Lehtonen L, Helmiö P. Patient injuries in pediatric otorhinolaryngology. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2019 Feb 3;120:36-39.

- Sakki A, Mäkinen LK, Roine RP, Nokso-Koivisto J. Changing trends in pediatric tonsil surgery. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2019 Mar;118:84-89.

- Pettigrew MM, Alderson MR, Bakaletz LO, Barenkamp SJ, Hakansson AP, Mason KM, Nokso-Koivisto J, Patel J, Pelton SI, Murphy TF. Panel 6: Vaccines. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2017 Apr;156(4_suppl):S76-S87.

- Barenkamp SJ, Chonmaitree T, Hakansson AP, Heikkinen T, King S, Nokso-Koivisto J, Novotny LA, Patel JA, Pettigrew M, Swords WE. Panel 4: Report of the Microbiology Panel. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg.2017 Apr;156(4_suppl):S51-S62.

- Chonmaitree T, Trujillo R, Jennings K, Alvarez-Fernandez P, Patel JA, Loeffelholz MJ, Nokso-Koivisto J, Matalon R, Pyles RB, Miller AL, McCormick DP. Acute Otitis Media and Other Complications of Viral Respiratory Infection. Pediatrics. 2016 Apr;137(4)

- Castro Wagner J, Pyles RB, Miller AL, Nokso-Koivisto J, Loeffelholz MJ, Chonmaitree T. Determining Persistence of Bocavirus DNA in the Respiratory Tract of Children by Pyrosequencing. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2016 May;35(5):471-6.