Timothy M. McCulloch, MD, FACS


  • Section of Head and Neck Surgical Oncology
  • Charles N. Ford Professor in Otolaryngology

(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

  • Pressure abnormalities in patients with Zenker's diverticulum using pharyngeal high-resolution manometry.
    Rosen SP, Jones CA, Hoffman MR, Knigge MA, McCulloch TM
    Laryngoscope Investig Otolaryngol 2020 Aug; 5(4): 708-717
    [PubMed ID: 32864443]

  • Dysphagia Care Across the Continuum: A Multidisciplinary Dysphagia Research Society Taskforce Report of Service-Delivery During the COVID-19 Global Pandemic.
    Miles A, Connor NP, Desai RV, Jadcherla S, Allen J, Brodsky M, Garand KL, Malandraki GA, McCulloch TM, Moss M, Murray J, Pulia M, Riquelme LF, Langmore SE
    Dysphagia 2020 Jul 11;
    [PubMed ID: 32654059]

  • Perceived Professional and Institutional Factors Influencing Clinical Adoption of Pharyngeal High-Resolution Manometry.
    Rogus-Pulia NM, Jones CA, Forgues AL, Orne J, Macdonald CL, Connor NP, McCulloch TM
    Am J Speech Lang Pathol 2020 08 04; 29(3): 1550-1562
    [PubMed ID: 32569478]

  • Pharyngeal Swallowing Pressures in Patients with Radiation-Associated Dysphagia.
    Schaen-Heacock NE, Jones CA, McCulloch TM
    Dysphagia 2020 May 15;
    [PubMed ID: 32415490]

  • Swallowing Pressure Variability as a Function of Pharyngeal Region, Bolus Volume, Age, and Sex.
    Jones CA, Ciucci MR, Abdelhalim SM, McCulloch TM
    Laryngoscope 2021 01; 131(1): E52-E58
    [PubMed ID: 32304341]

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