University of Wisconsin–Madison

Timothy M McCulloch, MD, FACS


  • Chairman, Division of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery
  • Section of Head and Neck Surgical Oncology
(608) 263-0192

600 Highland Avenue
MC 7375
Madison, Wisconsin 53792-7375


  • MD, University of Nebraska College of Medicine, Omaha, NE, 1985
  • Residency, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 1985-1991

Clinical Specialties

Dr. McCulloch is certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology. He specializes in treatment of head and neck cancer, voice and swallowing disorders, trauma, reconstruction, and skull base surgery.

Research Interests

The focus of Dr. McCulloch’s research is laryngeal function, dysphagia, trauma and head and neck cancer treatments.

Recent Publications:

    • Effect of Body Position on Pharyngeal Swallowing Pressures Using High-Resolution Manometry.
    • Rosen SP, Abdelhalim SM, Jones CA, McCulloch TM
    • Dysphagia 2017 Dec 07;
    • [PubMed ID: 29218488]
    • Identification of swallowing disorders in early and mid-stage Parkinson's disease using pattern recognition of pharyngeal high-resolution manometry data.
    • Jones CA, Hoffman MR, Lin L, Abdelhalim S, Jiang JJ, McCulloch TM
    • Neurogastroenterol. Motil. 2017 Nov 16;
    • [PubMed ID: 29143418]
    • Excised larynx evaluation of subthyroid cartilage approach to medialization thyroplasty.
    • Thompson JD, Hoffman MR, Scholp A, Devine EE, Jiang JJ, McCulloch TM
    • Laryngoscope 2017 Sep 11;
    • [PubMed ID: 28891238]
    • Lymph Node Yield in Therapeutic Neck Dissection: Impact of Dissection Levels and Prior Radiotherapy.
    • Lippert D, Dang P, Cannon D, Harari PM, McCulloch TM, Hoffman MR, Hartig GK
    • Ann. Otol. Rhinol. Laryngol. 2017 Nov; 126(11): 762-767
    • [PubMed ID: 28948832]
    • Clinical Outcomes and Prognostic Factors of Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma of the Head and Neck.
    • Jang S, Patel PN, Kimple RJ, McCulloch TM
    • Anticancer Res. 2017 06; 37(6): 3045-3052
    • [PubMed ID: 28551643]

All Publications on PubMed