Jennifer Banayan, M.D.

Associate Professor of Anesthesia & Critical Care

5841 S. Maryland Ave.
M.C. 4028
Chicago, IL 60637

(773) 702-6700


B.A. - 1998 - 2002
Indiana University, Indiana USA - Chemistry and Jewish Studies

M.D. - 2002 - 2006
Rush University, Chicago, IL USA

Internship - 2006 - 2007
West Suburban Medical Center - Oak Park, IL USA - Internal Medicine

Residency - 2007 - 2010
University of Chicago - Chicago, IL USA - Anesthesia and Critical Care

Fellowship - 2010 - 2011
University of Chicago - Chicago, IL USA - Cardiothoracic Anesthesia

Clinical Interests

Cardiothoracic Anesthesia
Transesophageal Echocardiography
Cardiac disease in pregnancy
Obstetric Anesthesia

Academic Interests

Maternal Cardiac Arrest
Cardiac Disease in Pregnancy
Cardiothoracic Anesthesia
Transesophageal Echocardiography

Recent Publications

Hertl T, Banayan JM, Chaney MA, von Dossow V, Dhawan R. Systolic anterior motion of the mitral valve with left ventricular outflow tract obstruction: a rare cause of hypotension after lung transplantation. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 31: 1894-1901, 2017

Banayan JM. Scavone BM. National partnership for maternal safety: maternal safety bundles. Curr Anesthesiol Rep 7: 67-75, 2017 

Banayan JM, Rana S, Mueller A, Tung A, Ramadan H, Arany Z, Nizamuddin J, Novack V, Scavone B, Brown SM, Shahul S. Cardiogenic shock in pregnancy: analysis from the National Inpatient Sample. Hypertens Pregnancy 36(2):117-123, 2017

Kumari K, Ganesh V, Jayant A, Dhawan R, Banayan J. Perioperative Hypertension and Diastolic Dysfunction. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 31(4):1487-1496, 2017

Meng ML, Landau R, Viktorsdottir O, Banayan J, Grant T, Bateman B, Smiley R, Reitman E. Pulmonary hypertension in pregnancy: a report of 49 cases at four tertiary North American sites. Obstet Gynecol 129(3):511-520, 2017

Banayan JM, Chaney MA:  Blood:  can’t live with it, can’t live without it. (editorial) J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 152(1):18-19, 2016

Banayan JM, Roberts JD, Chaney MA, Odonkor PN, Hosseinian L, Torregrossa G: Case 7-2016. Choice of percutaneous mechanical assistance during cardiopulmonary instability:  heart, lungs, or both?  J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 30(4):1104-1117, 2016

Banayan J, Blood A, Park YS, Shahul S, Scavone BM. A modified Delphi method to create a scoring system for assessing team performance during maternal cardiopulmonary arrest. Hypertens Pregnancy. 34(3):314-331, 2015

Maxwell BG, Harrington KB, Hill CC, Banayan J, Spiess BD. Ascending aortic pseudoaneurysm repair with deep hypothermic circulatory arrest in an adult congenital heart disease patient with heparin-induced thrombocytopenia.  J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 28(3): 810-818, 2014

Russo MJ, Merlo A, Johnson EM, Akhter S, McCarney S, Steiman, J, Anderson A, Jeevanandam V. Transapical approach for mitral valve repair during insertion of left ventricular assist device. The Scientific World Journal. (2013) Article ID 925310, doi:10.1155/2013/925310

Misra S, Dash PK, Koshy T, Varma PK, Pal S, Dineshkumar US, Banayan J, Capdeville M. Incidentally Detected Patent Foramen Ovale in A Patient Undergoing Aortic Valve Replacement: To Close or Not to Close? Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia 26:4 (2012): 721-8.
Banayan J, Dhawan R. Iatrogenic Circumflex Artery Injury During Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Surgery. Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia 25:3 (2012): 512-19.
Steiman J, Chaney MA. Iatrogenic Mitral Valve Injury during Aortic Valve Replacement: Importance of Intraoperative Transesophageal Echocardiography. Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia 25:3 (2011): 586.
Steiman J, Malik T, Rupani G, Anitescu M: System for categorizing epidural solutions leads to adverse drug events in the pediatric population. Anesthesiology 111:A605, 2009