Kevin L. Potts, M.D., F.A.C.S.


Bachelor of Arts, University of Louisville, August 1993 – May 1996
Doctor of Medicine (Cum Laude), University of Louisville, School of Medicine, August 1997 – May 2001
Internship, University of Louisville, Department of Surgery, General Surgery, July 2001 – June 2002
Residency, University of Louisville, Division of Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery, July 2002 – June 2006

Curriculum Vitae

Current Positions:

Assistant Professor Division of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Department of Surgery University of Louisville

Clinical Focus and Research:

Head and Neck Cancer
Minimally Invasive Surgery of The Head and Neck
HPV Related Cancers of the Head and Neck

Literature Cited:

  1. Risk Factors for Hemorrhage After Chemoradiation for Oropharyngeal Squamous Cell Carcinoma. Self, E., Bumpous, J., Zeigler, C., Wilson, L., Potts, K. JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2013;139.4:356-361.
  2. Tennant PA, Cash E, Bumpous JM, Potts KL. Persistent tracheostomy after primary chemoradiation for advanced laryngeal or hypopharyngeal cancer. Head & Neck. 2013.
  3. Shaughnessy J, Farghaly H, Wilson L, Redman R, Potts K, Bumpous J, Silverman C, Dunlap N. HPV: A factor in organ preservation for locally advanced larynx and hypopharynx cancer? American Journal of Otolaryngology. 2013
  4. Dooley L, Potts KL, Wilson L, Capello Z, and Bumpous JM: Treatment Outcome in the Residually Positive Neck after Definitive Chemotherapy and Irradiation. Laryngoscope. 2011;121(8) 1656-61.
  5. Capello ZJ, Augenstein AC, Potts KL, McMasters KM, Bumpous JM. Sentinel Lymph Node Status is the Most Important Prognostic Factor in Melanoma of the Scalp. Laryngoscope. 2013;123(6)1411-5.