Timothy M. McCulloch, MD Print Friendly PageChairman of Otolaryngology
Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
Dr. McCulloch is Chair of the Division of Otolaryngology at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. He is certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology and specializes in treatment of head and neck cancer, voice and swallowing disorders, trauma, reconstruction and skull base surgery. Dr. McCulloch is past president of the Dysphagia Research Society. He is on the editorial board and a reviewer for multiple subspecialty journals. He is also active in several national societies, including the Academy of Otolaryngology, the American Head and Neck Society and the Dysphagia Research Society.
UW Health Clinics
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UW School of Medicine and Public Health
|Department of Surgery|
Professional Certifications and Education
University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle
University of Nebraska College of Medicine, Omaha, 1985
Our doctors provide a wide range of services. The following list represents some, but not all, of the procedures offered by this physician.
- Airway dilation
- Airway Reconstruction
- Arytenoid Repositioning
- Complex Trauma Repair
- Endoscopic Laser Laryngeal Surgery
- Endoscopic Laser Pharyngeal Surgery
- Esophageal Dilation
- Facial nerve grafting
- Flexible endoscopic evaluation of swallowing (FEES)
- Free flap
- Free Tissue Transfer
- Functional neck dissection
- Gentamicin titration
- Head and Neck Reconstruction
- Laryngeal papilloma laser treatment
- Laryngeal Surgery
- Leukoplakia laser treatment
- Mastoid obliteration
- Maxilofacial trauma repair
- Nose and Sinus Surgery
- Posterior semicircular canal occlusion
- Reinke's edema laster treatment
- Skin Cancer Reconstruction
- Skull Base Surgery
- Superior semicircular canal dehiscence
- Transnasal Esophagoscopy
- Transnasal laryngotracheoscopy
- Transoral Robotic Surgery
- Vocal cord injection
- Voice Procedures
- Zenker's diverticulectomy
The focus of Dr. McCulloch’s research is laryngeal function, dysphagia, trauma and head and neck cancer treatments.
Hoffman MR Jones CA Geng Z Abelhalim SM Walczak CC Mitchell AR Jiang JJ McCulloch TM .
Classification of High-Resolution Manometry Data According to Videofluoroscopic Parameters Using Pattern Recognition. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2013 Jun 1;
[PubMed ID: 23728150]
McCulloch TM Hoffman MR McAvoy KE Jiang JJ .
Initial investigation of anterior approach to arytenoid adduction in excised larynges. Laryngoscope. 2013 Apr;123(4):942-7
[PubMed ID: 23400957]
Hoffman MR Mielens JD Omari TI Rommel N Jiang JJ McCulloch TM .
Artificial neural network classification of pharyngeal high-resolution manometry with impedance data. Laryngoscope. 2013 Mar;123(3):713-20
[PubMed ID: 23070810]
Geng Z Hoffman MR Jones CA McCulloch TM Jiang JJ .
Three-Dimensional Analysis of Pharyngeal High-Resolution Manometry Data. Laryngoscope. 2013 Feb 16;
[PubMed ID: 23417441]
Kimple RJ Harari PM Torres AD Yang RZ Soriano BJ Yu M Armstrong EA Blitzer GC Smith MA Lorenz LD Lee D Yang DT McCulloch TM Hartig GK Lambert PF .
Development and characterization of HPV-positive and HPV-negative head and neck squamous cell carcinoma tumorgrafts. Clin Cancer Res. 2013 Feb 15;19(4):855-64
[PubMed ID: 23251001]
Devine EE Bulleit EE Hoffman MR McCulloch TM Jiang JJ .
Aerodynamic and nonlinear dynamic acoustic analysis of tension asymmetry in excised canine larynges. J Speech Lang Hear Res. 2012 Dec;55(6):1850-61
[PubMed ID: 22562826]
Hoffman MR Mielens JD Ciucci MR Jones CA Jiang JJ McCulloch TM .
High-resolution manometry of pharyngeal swallow pressure events associated with effortful swallow and the Mendelsohn maneuver. Dysphagia. 2012 Sep;27(3):418-26
[PubMed ID: 22215280]
Mielens JD Hoffman MR Ciucci MR McCulloch TM Jiang JJ .
Application of classification models to pharyngeal high-resolution manometry. J Speech Lang Hear Res. 2012 Jun;55(3):892-902
[PubMed ID: 22232390]
McCulloch TM Van Daele D Ciucci MR .
Otolaryngology head and neck surgery: an integrative view of the larynx. Head Neck. 2011 Oct;33 Suppl 1:S46-53
[PubMed ID: 21910154]
Hoffman MR Witt RE McCulloch TM Jiang JJ .
Preliminary investigation of adjustable balloon implant for type I thyroplasty. Laryngoscope. 2011 Apr;121(4):793-800
[PubMed ID: 21305554]
Mielens JD Hoffman MR Ciucci MR Jiang JJ McCulloch TM .
Automated analysis of pharyngeal pressure data obtained with high-resolution manometry. Dysphagia. 2011 Mar;26(1):3-12
[PubMed ID: 21264672]
Hoffman MR Surender K Chapin WJ Witt RE McCulloch TM Jiang JJ .
Optimal arytenoid adduction based on quantitative real-time voice analysis. Laryngoscope. 2011 Feb;121(2):339-45
[PubMed ID: 21271585]
Hoffman MR Ciucci MR Mielens JD Jiang JJ McCulloch TM .
Pharyngeal swallow adaptations to bolus volume measured with high-resolution manometry. Laryngoscope. 2010 Dec;120(12):2367-73
[PubMed ID: 21108425]
Verma SP Dailey SH McMurray JS Jiang JJ McCulloch TM .
Implementation of a program for surgical education in laryngology. Laryngoscope. 2010 Nov;120(11):2241-6
[PubMed ID: 20939097]
McCulloch TM Hoffman MR Ciucci MR .
High-resolution manometry of pharyngeal swallow pressure events associated with head turn and chin tuck. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 2010 Jun;119(6):369-76
[PubMed ID: 20583734]
Hoffman MR Witt RE Chapin WJ McCulloch TM Jiang JJ .
Multiparameter comparison of injection laryngoplasty, medialization laryngoplasty, and arytenoid adduction in an excised larynx model. Laryngoscope. 2010 Apr;120(4):769-76
[PubMed ID: 20213797]
Shama L Connor NP Ciucci MR McCulloch TM .
Surgical treatment of dysphagia. Phys Med Rehabil Clin N Am. 2008 Nov;19(4):817-35, ix
[PubMed ID: 18940643]
Palmer PM Jaffe DM McCulloch TM Finnegan EM Van Daele DJ Luschei ES .
Quantitative contributions of the muscles of the tongue, floor-of-mouth, jaw, and velum to tongue-to-palate pressure generation. J Speech Lang Hear Res. 2008 Aug;51(4):828-35
[PubMed ID: 18658054]
Andrews BT Van Daele DJ Karnell MP McCulloch TM Graham SM Hoffman HT .
Evaluation of open approach and injection laryngoplasty in revision thyroplasty procedures. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2008 Feb;138(2):226-32
[PubMed ID: 18241721]
Kim SM McCulloch TM Bae H Kim SJ .
Biomechanical model for muscular dysfunction of the human pharynx using finite element analysis. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 2006 Nov;115(11):864-70
[PubMed ID: 17165671]
Andrews BT McCulloch TM Funk GF Graham SM Hoffman HT .
Deltopectoral flap revisited in the microvascular era: a single-institution 10-year experience. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 2006 Jan;115(1):35-40
[PubMed ID: 16466098]