Nadeem R. Kolia, MD


Cooper University Health Care Titles

  • Director, Rhinology and Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery
  • Director, Otolaryngic Allergy
  • Otolaryngologist

Cooper Medical School of Rowan University Titles

  • Assistant Professor of Surgery

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery (Head and Neck Surgery - General)

Professional Type

Cooper University Physician



Office Locations

Sewell, Voorhees
Cooper Surgical Care at Sewell

2 Plaza Drive
Suite 202
Sewell, NJ 08080
Phone: 856.270.4150
Fax: 856.270.4012
Maps & Directions

Cooper Surgical Care at Voorhees

6200 Main Street
Voorhees, NJ 08043
Phone: 856.325.6516
Fax: 856.325.6690
Maps & Directions

Education & Training

Medical SchoolUniversity of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA
InternshipGeneral Surgery - University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY
ResidencyOtolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery - University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY
FellowshipRhinology and Cranial Base Surgery - University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA

Special Interests

Endoscopic sinus surgery, endoscopic skull base surgery, nasal polyps, chronic rhinosinusitis, benign nasal tumors, malignant nasal tumors, skull-base tumors, deviated nasal septum, sinusitis, cerebrospinal fluid leak, anosmia (smell loss), and aspirin-exacerbated respiratory disease (AERD)


  • American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
  • American Rhinologic Society
  • European Rhinologic Society
  • North American Skull Base Society
  • American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy

Awards and Honors

  • Best Clinical Research, 2018 University of Rochester Resident Research Day
  • 2nd Place, Resident Bowl, The Triological Society 2018 Combined Sections Meeting
  • Highest Score in Residency Program, 2017 Otolaryngology Training Exam
  • Best Poster in Show Award, 2015 AAO-HNSF Annual Meeting
  • Dean's Merit Scholarship, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine (2010 - 2014)


Kolia NR, Man LX. Total intravenous anaesthesia versus inhaled anaesthesia for endoscopic sinus surgery: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. Rhinology. 2019 Dec 1;57(6):402-410. doi: 10.4193/Rhin19.171. PMID: 31329812.

Batal O, Jentzer J, Balaney B, Kolia N, Hickey G, Dardari Z, Reddy V, Jovin T, Hammer M, Gorcsan J, Schmidhofer M. The prognostic significance of troponin I elevation in acute ischemic stroke. J Crit Care. 2016 Feb;31(1):41-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jcrc.2015.09.018. Epub 2015 Sep 25. PMID: 26547807.

Cannady R, Weir R, Wee B, Gotschlich E, Kolia N, Lau E, Brotherton J, Levin ED. Nicotinic antagonist effects in the mediodorsal thalamic nucleus: regional heterogeneity of nicotinic receptor involvement in cognitive function. Biochem Pharmacol. 2009 Oct 1;78(7):788-94. doi: 10.1016/j.bcp.2009.05.021. Epub 2009 May 27. PMID: 19477167.