Jennifer Banayan, M.D.

Assistant 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

Maxwell BG, Harrington KB, Hill CC, Banayan JM, Spiess BD. Ascending aortic pseudoaneurysm repair with deep hypothermic circulatory arrest in an adult congenital heart disease patient with heparin-induced thrombocytopenia. Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia. 28:3 (2014): 810-8.
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