Jessica R. Levi, MD

Associate Professor, Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery

Jessica Levi
830 Harrison Ave, Suite 1400


Dr. Jessica R. Levi is the Director of Pediatric Otolaryngology at Boston Medical Center. She is an Associate Professor in the Departments of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery and Pediatrics. She received her fellowship in Pediatric Otolaryngology from Nemours AI Dupont Hospital for Children in 2012. Prior to that she was a resident in Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery at Boston Medical Center. Since joining the faculty, she received the Educator of the Year Award by Boston University Medical School, awarded to one faculty member of the clinical sciences.

Dr. Levi is best known nationally for her work on pediatric obstructive sleep apnea and education. She has received several awards for presented research each year, has published extensively in these areas, and has spoken at countless national conferences. She has served on multiple committees for national organizations and has been a reviewer for the International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology since 2015. Her particular research interests include patient education materials and socio-economic status implications of sleep apnea care.


  • Northwestern University School of Medicine, MD
  • Duke University, AB


  • Published on 12/7/2021

    Plocienniczak M, Rubin BR, Kolli A, Levi J, Tracy L. Outcome Disparities and Resource Utilization Among Limited English Proficient Patients After Tonsillectomy. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 2021 Dec 07; 34894211061996. PMID: 34872388.

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  • Published on 10/27/2021

    Uppalapati AV, Hubbell RD, Cheung AY, Kakarlapudi S, Cohen MB, Levi JR. Severe Versus Very Severe Pediatric Obstructive Sleep Apnea Outcomes After Adenotonsillectomy. Laryngoscope. 2021 Oct 27. PMID: 34704621.

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  • Published on 10/1/2021

    Abraham EJ, Danis DO, Levi JR. Association Between Neonates With Laryngomalacia and Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 2021 Oct 01; 34894211048278. PMID: 34595938.

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  • Published on 9/14/2021

    Cheung A, Chen T, Rivero R, Hartman-Joshi K, Cohen MB, Levi JR. Assessing Loss to Follow-up After Newborn Hearing Screening in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit: Sociodemographic Factors That Affect Completion of Initial Audiological Evaluation. Ear Hear. 2021 Sep 14. PMID: 34524152.

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  • Published on 8/24/2021

    Agarwal P, Nathan AS, Jaleel Z, Levi JR. Factors Contributing to Missed Appointments in a Pediatric Otolaryngology Clinic. Laryngoscope. 2021 Aug 24. PMID: 34427327.

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  • Published on 8/8/2021

    Ward LM, Sykora CA, Prakash Y, Cohen MB, Levi JR. Parental Views on the Role of Social Media in Pediatric Otolaryngology. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 2021 Aug 08; 34894211037413. PMID: 34369201.

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  • Published on 8/3/2021

    Farsar CJ, Sperling J, Quesada PR, Solis RN, Ojeaga M, Bowe SN, Carlson ML, Brown JR, Levi JR. Development of the National Otolaryngology Interest Group: Conception to Implementation. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2021 Aug 03; 1945998211033237. PMID: 34340617.

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  • Published on 7/20/2021

    Wang JJ, Levi JR, Edwards HA. Changes in Care Provision During COVID-19 Impact Patient Well-Being. J Patient Exp. 2021; 8:23743735211034068. PMID: 34350341.

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  • Published on 7/1/2021

    Bachrach K, Danis DO, Cohen MB, Levi JR. The Relationship Between Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Pediatric Obesity: A Nationwide Analysis. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 2021 Jul 01; 34894211028489. PMID: 34192945.

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  • Published on 5/12/2021

    Shehan JN, Danis DO, Bains A, Scott AR, Levi JR. Does Prematurity Play a Role in Newborn Microtia-Anotia? Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 2021 May 12; 34894211015735. PMID: 33978496.

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