Missy Hite Potts, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Department of Radiology


University of Louisville Hospital, 530 S. Jackson St. 502-852-5875 mkhite01@louisville.edu

Education

2000-2003       B.A. in Biology, Latin minor, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY

2003-2007       M.D. Medicine, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY

2007-2008       Intern, Internal Medicine, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY

2008-2012       Resident, Diagnostic Radiology, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY

2012-2013       Fellow, Interventional Radiology, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

Academic Appointments 

2013-present   Assistant Professor
                        Vascular and Interventional Radiology
                        Department of Radiology
                        University of Louisville
                        Louisville, KY

2014-present   Interventional Radiology Clerkship Director
                        University of Louisville School of Medicine
                        Louisville, KY

2016-present   Associate Program Director,
                        Vascular and Interventional Radiology
                        Department of Radiology
                        University of Louisville
                        Louisville, KY

Other Positions and Appointments

2016-present   Faculty Advisor
                        Interventional Radiology Interest Group
                        University of Louisville School of Medicine
                        Louisville, KY

2010-2012      Chief Resident, Diagnostic Radiology
                        University of Louisville
                        Louisville, KY

Certification and Licensure

2012                American Board of Radiology

2014                Certificate of Added Qualification (CAQ) in Vascular and Interventional Radiology

2012-present   Kentucky State Medical License

Educational Activities

2017             Society of Interventional Radiology Leadership Development Academy

2017 April     Grand Rounds, University of Louisville Palliative Medicine, Role of
                     Interventional Radiology in Palliation

2015 March  Grand Rounds, University of Louisville Department of Urology, Thermal
                      Ablation of Renal Tumors: Patient Selection, Ablation Modalities, and Management

Clinical Research Protocols (IRB Approved)

  1. A Traditional Feasibility Study of Gemcitabine, Cisplatin, and 90Y TARE for Unresectable Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma. Multi-institutional study, Local principal investigator
  2. A Phase 1, Multicenter, Open-label Trial to Evaluate the Safety of Talimogene Laherparepvec Injected into Liver Tumor. Co-investigator(PI: Jason Chesney, MD)
  3. A Phase 2 Prospective, Randomized, Double-Arm, Deferred Treatment, Open-Label, Repeat Dose, Safety and Efficacy Study of Autologous Neo Kidney Augment (NKA) in Subjects with Type 2 Diabetes and Chronic Kidney Disease. Co-investigator(PI: Christopher Jones, MD)
  4. IAA- Molecular Analysis for Therapy Choice (MATCH). Co-investigator(PI: Dharamvir Jain, MD)
  5. TS-103: A Phase III Clinical Trial of Intra-arterial TheraSphere in the Treatment of Patients with Unresectable Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC). Co-investigator (PI: Robert C Martin, MD)
  6. TS-102: A Phase III Clinical Trial Evaluating TheraSphere in Patients with Metastatic Colorectal Carcinoma of the Liver who have Failed First Line Chemotherapy. Co-investigator (PI: Robert C Martin, MD)
  7. GS-US-321-0106/A Phase 2b, Dose-Ranging, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Trial Evaluating the Safety and Efficacy of GS-6624, a Monoclonal Antibody Against Lysyl Oxidase-Like 2 LOXL2), in Subjects with Compensated Cirrhosis Secondary to Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatitis (NASH). Co-investigator (PI: Luis Marsano, MD)

Abstracts and Presentations

  1. Priddy E, Khan M, Coldwell D, Potts MPredictors of 90-day mortality in Y90 radioembolization for hepatic metastatic disease.  Scientific Lecture, Society of Interventional Radiology Annual Meeting March 2018.
  2. Priddy E, Coldwell D, Potts MPredictors of positive angiography in trauma patients with negative CT. Scientific Lecture, Society of Interventional Radiology Annual Meeting March 2018.
  3. Zuberi O, Coldwell D, Potts M. The Forgotten Artery: Clinical implications of the epiploic (omental) arteries; a case and systemic review.  Educational Poster, Society of Interventional Radiology Annual Meeting March 2018.
  4. Zuberi O, Dinglasan L, Coldwell D, Potts MArterial Complications of Pancreatitis. Educational Poster, Society of Interventional Radiology Annual Meeting March 2018.
  5. M.Zuberi O, Potts MThe Forgotten Artery: Traumatic right upper quadrant pseudoaneurysm from a rare origin. Education Poster, Academic Interventional Radiology Conference September 2017.
  6. Priddy E, Zuberi O, Orr A, Bhandari B, Potts M, Coldwell D. Safety of yttrium-90 same day lobar treatment of bilobar hepatic malignancy compared to sequential bilobar therapy. Scientific Lecture, World Conference on Interventional Oncology Annual Meeting June 2017.
  7. Priddy E, Potts M. Pictorial guide for angiographic correlates and treatment modifications to abnormal activity on 99m-Tc-MAA shunt studies prior to Y-90 microsphere radioembolization.  Educational Poster, Society of Interventional Radiology Annual Meeting March 2017.
  8. Hopewell P, Coldwell D, Potts MEstablishing the role and importance of Interventional Radiology in pain management and palliative care of oncology patients with emphasis on novel techniques for pain amelioration.  Educational Poster, Society of Interventional Radiology Annual Meeting March 2017.
  9. Shah C, Lee A, Harris J, Mujo T, Potts M, Coldwell D.  Risk Factors for the Development of Implanted Chest Port Related Infections in Oncology Patients. Scientific Poster, IDWeek Annual Meeting October 2016.
  10. Harris J, Mujo T, Potts M, Coldwell D. When is port salvage a feasible option? Scientific Lecture, Society of Interventional Radiology 40th Annual Meeting April 2016.
  11. Harris J, Mujo T, Potts M, Coldwell D.  Is Port Removal for Adequately Treated Bacteremia Necessary?  Scientific Poster, IDWeek Annual Meeting October 2015.
  12. Bruner A, Potts M, Schacht M, Hubert M, Vyleta M, Kloecker G, Sharma V, Redman R, Coldwell D. Treatment of metastatic bone tumors in the pelvis with bipolar radiofrequency ablation with and without PMMA cement placement.  Scientific Poster, American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting, May 2015.
  13. Hite MK, Nevah MI, Sachan B, Fallon MB, Machicao VI, Liaw JV, Kyriakides P, Cohen AM. Predictors of Ninety Day Mortality in Post TIPS Patients. Scientific Poster, Society of Interventional Radiology 38th Annual Meeting April 2013.
  14. Shi H, Hite M, Palmer G, Coldwell D.  Quantitative analysis of tumor vasculature in hepatocellular carcinoma. Scientific Poster, Society of Interventional Radiology 38th Annual Meeting April 2013.
  15. Hite MK, Coldwell DM. Fractal Dimensions of Normal, Cirrhotic, and Cancerous Liver. Scientific Lecture, International Congress of Industrial and Applied Mathematics Conference July 2011.
  16. Hite MK, Thornton IL, Sokol JA, Strong DC, Nunery WR, Heidenreich JO.  Computed Tomography Analysis of Hypertrophic Retro-Orbicularis and Suborbicularis Oculi Fat in Thyroid-Associated Orbitopathy.  Scientific Poster, American Society of Head and Neck Radiology 44th Annual Meeting October 2010.
  17. Hite MK, Thornton IL, Sokol JA, Nunery WR, Heidenreich JO.  Hypertrophic Retro-Orbicularis Oculi Fat and Suborbicularis Oculi Fat in Thyroid-Associated Orbitopathy: A CT Analysis.  Scientific Poster, American Society of Neuroradiologists 48th Annual Meeting May 2010.

Publications (Peer Reviewed)

  1. Priddy E, Zuberi O, Orr A, Bhadari B, Potts M, Coldwell D. Safety of Yttrium-90 Same Day Lobar Treatment of Bilobar Hepatic Malignancy Compared to Sequential Bilobar Therapy. (Submitted to the American Journal of Clinical Oncology)
  2. Bhutiani N, Philips P, Scoggins C, McMasters K, Potts M, Martin R.  Evaluation of tolerability and efficacy of irreversible electroporation (IRE) in treatment of Child-Pugh B (7/8) hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). HPB (Oxford). 2016 Jul;18(7):593-9.
  3. James J, Cetnar A, Dunlap N, Huffaker C, Nguyen V, Potts M, Wang B. Technical Note: Validation and implementation of a wireless transponder tracking system for gated stereotactic ablative radiotherapy of the liver.  Med. Phys. 2016 Jun;43(6):2794-2801.
  4. Thornton IL, Clark J, Sokol JA, Hite M, Nunery WR.  Radiographic Evidence of Prominent Retro-Orbicularis Oculi Fat and Suborbicularis Oculi Fat in Thyroid-Associated Orbitopathy.  Orbit. 2016;35(1):35-8.
  5. Samman M, Mujo T, Harris J, Coldwell D, Potts M, Vyleta M.  Subcutaneous Port Malfunction: A retrospective comparison between internal jugular and subclavian vein access. Journal of the Association for Vascular Access. 2015;20(4):229-234.

Publications (Peer Reviewed)

  1. Duncan D, Wessel B, Schacht M, Dinglasan L, Mader G, Potts M, Samman M, Vyleta M, Coldwell D.  Fast-Track Registration: A Way to Increase Efficiency in the IR Division.. J Vasc Interv Radiol.  2017 Nov.
  2. Bhutiani N, Philips P, Scoggins C, McMasters K, Potts M, Martin R.  Evaluation of tolerability and efficacy of irreversible electroporation (IRE) in treatment of Child-Pugh B (7/8) hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). HPB (Oxford). 2016 Jul;18(7):593-9.
  3. James J, Cetnar A, Dunlap N, Huffaker C, Nguyen V, Potts M, Wang B. Technical Note: Validation and implementation of a wireless transponder tracking system for gated stereotactic ablative radiotherapy of the liver.  Med. Phys. 2016 Jun;43(6):2794-2801.
  4. Thornton IL, Clark J, Sokol JA, Hite M, Nunery WR.  Radiographic Evidence of Prominent Retro-Orbicularis Oculi Fat and Suborbicularis Oculi Fat in Thyroid-Associated Orbitopathy.  Orbit. 2016;35(1):35-8.
  5. Samman M, Mujo T, Harris J, Coldwell D, Potts M, Vyleta M.  Subcutaneous Port Malfunction: A retrospective comparison between internal jugular and subclavian vein access. Journal of the Association for Vascular Access. 2015;20(4):229-234.

Professional Memberships

Society of Interventional Radiology

Radiology Society of North America

Association Roentgen Ray Society