Jeffrey M. Bumpous, M.D., F.A.C.S


BS-Morehead State University, Morehead, KY, 1980-1984
M.D.-University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, KY 1988
Internship-St. Louis University, Department of Surgery, St. Louis, MO, 1988-89
Residency-St. Louis University, Department of Otolaryngology, St. Louis, MO, July 1989, June 1993
Fellowship- University of Pittsburgh, Advanced Head and Neck and Cranial Base Surgery, Pittsburgh, PA, July 1993-June 1994

Curriculum Vitae

Current Positions:

J. Samuel Bumgardner Endowed Chair, Professor and Chief Department of Surgery-Division of Otolaryngology, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY
Program Director, Division of Otolaryngology Residency Program

Clinical Focus and Research:

Minimally invasive thyroid and parathyroid surgery, minimally invasive cranial base surgery, quality of life outcomes in the treatment of head and neck cancer, outcomes of head and neck melanoma/angiogenesis as predictors of outcome in head and neck cancer

Literature Cited:

  1. Augenstein AC, Cappello ZJ, Little JA, McMasters KM, Bumpous JM The importance of ulceration of cutaneous melanoma of the head and neck: A comparison of ear (pinna) and nonear sites. Laryngoscope. 2012 Nov;122(11):2468-72. DOI: 10.1002/lary.23563. Epub 2012 Aug 1.
  2. Self EM, Bumpous J, Ziegler C, Wilson L, Potts K.: Risk factors for hemorrhage after chemoradiation for oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma.  JAMA Otolaryngology Head Neck Surg. 2013 Apr 1;139(4):356-61. DOI: 10.1001/jamaoto.2013.103.  PMID: 23599070
  3. Cappello, Z. J. and Bumpous, J. M. (2013), Is bilateral exploration still the standard of care for primary hyperparathyroidism?: Outcomes of focused radio-guided parathyroidectomy and bilateral explorations. The Laryngoscope. DOI: 10.1002/lary.24084
  4. Bhatt AD, Goodwin N, Cash E, Bhatt G, Silverman CL, Spanos WJ, Bumpous JM, Potts K, Redman R, Allison WA, Dunlap NE. Impact of Transcutaneous Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation on dysphagia in head and neck cancer patients treated with definitive chemoradiation. Head Neck. 2014 Apr 7. DOI:  10.1002/hed.23708. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 24710791.
  5. Narayan, R, Shaughnessy, J, Silverman, C, Bumpous, JM, Potts, K, Redman, R, Cash, E, Swanson, C, Wilson, L, Dunlap, NE. The relationship between patterns of failure and human papilloma virus (HPV) status for squamous cell carcinoma of the oropharynx after definitive chemoradiotherapy: what role does elective nodal irridatiation play? Journal of Radiation Oncology. 2014, Nov. 22 DOI: 10.1007/s13566-014-0174-3

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