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Faculty Physicians

Bruce H. Haughey, MBChB, MS, FACS, FRACS

Kimbrough Professor of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

Specialty Areas

Ear, Nose and Throat
Head and Neck Surgery
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Disorders
Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Head and Neck Oncology
Microvascular Free Tissue Transfer
Sinus Disease
Otolaryngology
Laryngeal Disorders

Board Certifications

Otolaryngology - USA and Australasia

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
St. Louis Children's Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Cancer and carcinoma of the head and neck, throat, larynx, vocal cords, voice box, laryngeal structures; mouth, tongue and speech organs, lip, jaws, mandible, maxilla, nose, sinuses, skull base, nasopharynx; pharynx and swallowing organs; face, facial skin, eyelids, orbit, cheeks, ears including melanoma, thyroid and parathyroid tumors, parotid, submandibular and other salivary glands (eg. minor glands) disorders, diseases, growths, and tumors and neoplasms. Transoral, minimally invasive laser microsurgery for the above conditions where possible.











Neck problems; primary and metastatic tumors, growths, lumps, knots and neck mass (does not treat vertebral and disc problems).











Reconstructive plastic surgery of the head and neck, with emphasis on microvascular tissue transfer for jaw (mandible and maxilla), tongue, face, throat, esophagus, for rehabilitation of speech, swallowing, chewing (mastication), teeth and dental function, rhinoplasty, rhinology, deviated septum, and septoplasty.

  • Maps & Directions
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Center for Advanced Medicine
Ear, Nose and Throat Center

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: A
Floor: 11
Office Phone: 314-362-7509
Fax: 314-362-7522

Education

Education

M.S.: Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, University of Iowa 1984
Fellowship: Skull Base and Neuro-Otology, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics 1984
Residency:: Chief Resident and Fellow: Univ of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Dept of Oto-Head and Neck Cancer 1984
Registrar: Surgery and Otolaryngology, Auckland Hospitals, New Zealand 1981
MBChB: University of Auckland, New Zealand 1976

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

The role of postoperative chemoradiation for oropharynx carcinoma: a critical appraisal of the published literature and National Comprehensive Cancer Network guidelines.
Sinha P, Piccirillo JF, Kallogjeri D, Spitznagel EL, Haughey BH
Cancer. 2015 Jun 1; 121(11)1747-54. doi: 10.1002/cncr.29242.

PMID:
    25588360
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Asymptomatic p16-positive oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma: an emerging trend.
Sand JP, Haughey BH, Nussenbaum B
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2014 Oct; 140(10)975-7. doi: 10.1001/jamaoto.2014.1944.

PMID:
    25211056
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Eliminating radiotherapy to the contralateral retropharyngeal and high level II lymph nodes in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma is safe and improves quality of life.
Spencer CR, Gay HA, Haughey BH, Nussenbaum B, Adkins DR, Wildes TM, DeWees TA, Lewis JS Jr, Thorstad WL
Cancer. 2014 Dec 15; 120(24)3994-4002. doi: 10.1002/cncr.28938.

PMID:
    25143048
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Distant metastasis in p16-positive oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma: a critical analysis of patterns and outcomes.
Sinha P, Thorstad WT, Nussenbaum B, Haughey BH, Adkins DR, Kallogjeri D, Lewis JS Jr
Oral Oncol. 2014 Jan; 50(1)45-51. doi: 10.1016/j.oraloncology.2013.10.007.

PMID:
    24211084
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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A pain in the neck: lateral thyrohyoid ligament syndrome.
Sinha P, Grindler DJ, Haughey BH
Laryngoscope. 2014 Jan; 124(1)116-8.

PMID:
    24114651
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Head and neck cancers, version 2.2013. Featured updates to the NCCN guidelines.
Pfister DG, Ang KK, Brizel DM, Burtness BA, Busse PM, Caudell JJ, Cmelak AJ, Colevas AD, Dunphy F, Eisele DW, Gilbert J, Gillison ML, Haddad RI, Haughey BH, Hicks WL Jr, Hitchcock YJ, Kies MS, Lydiatt WM, Maghami E, Martins R, McCaffrey T, Mittal BB, Pinto HA, Ridge JA, Samant S, Schuller DE, Shah JP, Spencer S, Weber RS, Wolf GT, Worden F, Yom SS, McMillian NR, Hughes M, National Comprehensive Cancer Network
J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2013 Aug; 11(8)917-23.

PMID:
    23946171
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Transoral laser microsurgery for oral squamous cell carcinoma: oncologic outcomes and prognostic factors.
Sinha P, Hackman T, Nussenbaum B, Wu N, Lewis JS Jr, Haughey BH
Head Neck. 2014 Mar; 36(3)340-51. doi: 10.1002/hed.23293.

PMID:
    23729304
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Role of adjuvant therapy in postsurgical quality-of-life and functional impairment.
Haughey BH
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2013 Nov; 139(11)1109-10. doi: 10.1001/jamaoto.2013.2777.

PMID:
    23575556
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Transoral resection of pharyngeal cancer: summary of a National Cancer Institute Head and Neck Cancer Steering Committee Clinical Trials Planning Meeting, November 6-7, 2011, Arlington, Virginia.
Adelstein DJ, Ridge JA, Brizel DM, Holsinger FC, Haughey BH, O'Sullivan B, Genden EM, Beitler JJ, Weinstein GS, Quon H, Chepeha DB, Ferris RL, Weber RS, Movsas B, Waldron J, Lowe V, Ramsey S, Manola J, Yueh B, Carey TE, Bekelman JE, Konski AA, Moore E, Forastiere A, Schuller DE, Lynn J, Ullmann CD
Head Neck. 2012 Dec; 34(12)1681-703. doi: 10.1002/hed.23136.

PMID:
    23015475
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Prognostic factors and survival unique to surgically treated p16+ oropharyngeal cancer.
Haughey BH, Sinha P
Laryngoscope. 2012 Sep; 122 Suppl 2S13-33. doi: 10.1002/lary.23493.

PMID:
    22926949
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Radiotherapeutic management of cervical lymph node metastases from an unknown primary site.
Perkins SM, Spencer CR, Chernock RD, Haughey BH, Nussenbaum B, Adkins DR, Kuperman DI, Thorstad WL
Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2012 Jul; 138(7)656-61. doi: 10.1001/archoto.2012.1110.

PMID:
    22801890
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Extracranial radial forearm free flap closure of refractory cerebrospinal fluid leaks: a novel hybrid transantral-endoscopic approach.
Sinha P, Desai SC, Ha DH, Chicoine MR, Haughey BH
Neurosurgery. 2012 Dec; 71(2 Suppl Operative)ons219-25; discussion ons225-6. doi: 10.1227/NEU.0b013e3182684ac8.

PMID:
    22791035
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Differential gene expression by oxyphil and chief cells of human parathyroid glands.
Ritter CS, Haughey BH, Miller B, Brown AJ
J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2012 Aug; 97(8)E1499-505. doi: 10.1210/jc.2011-3366.

PMID:
    22585091
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Mucosal melanoma of the head and neck.
Pfister DG, Ang KK, Brizel DM, Burtness B, Cmelak AJ, Colevas AD, Dunphy F, Eisele DW, Gilbert J, Gillison ML, Haddad RI, Haughey BH, Hicks WL Jr, Hitchcock YJ, Kies MS, Lydiatt WM, Maghami E, Martins R, McCaffrey T, Mittal BB, Pinto HA, Ridge JA, Samant S, Sanguineti G, Schuller DE, Shah JP, Spencer S, Trotti A 3rd, Weber RS, Wolf G, Worden F, National Comprehensive Cancer Network
J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2012 Mar; 10(3)320-38.

PMID:
    22393194
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Distribution and regulation of the 25-hydroxyvitamin D3 1α-hydroxylase in human parathyroid glands.
Ritter CS, Haughey BH, Armbrecht HJ, Brown AJ
J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol. 2012 May; 130(1-2)73-80. doi: 10.1016/j.jsbmb.2012.01.010.

PMID:
    22326730
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Extracapsular spread and adjuvant therapy in human papillomavirus-related, p16-positive oropharyngeal carcinoma.
Sinha P, Lewis JS Jr, Piccirillo JF, Kallogjeri D, Haughey BH
Cancer. 2012 Jul 15; 118(14)3519-30. doi: 10.1002/cncr.26671.

PMID:
    22086669
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Swallowing function after transoral laser microsurgery (TLM) ± adjuvant therapy for advanced-stage oropharyngeal cancer.
Rich JT, Liu J, Haughey BH
Laryngoscope. 2011 Nov; 121(11)2381-90. doi: 10.1002/lary.21406.

PMID:
    21882203
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Extracapsular extension is a poor predictor of disease recurrence in surgically treated oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma.
Lewis JS Jr, Carpenter DH, Thorstad WL, Zhang Q, Haughey BH
Mod Pathol. 2011 Nov; 24(11)1413-20. doi: 10.1038/modpathol.2011.105.

PMID:
    21701534
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Head and neck cancers.
Pfister DG, Ang KK, Brizel DM, Burtness BA, Cmelak AJ, Colevas AD, Dunphy F, Eisele DW, Gilbert J, Gillison ML, Haddad RI, Haughey BH, Hicks WL Jr, Hitchcock YJ, Kies MS, Lydiatt WM, Maghami E, Martins R, McCaffrey T, Mittal BB, Pinto HA, Ridge JA, Samant S, Sanguineti G, Schuller DE, Shah JP, Spencer S, Trotti A 3rd, Weber RS, Wolf GT, Worden F, National Comprehensive Concer Network
J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2011 Jun 1; 9(6)596-650.

PMID:
    21636536
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Transoral laser microsurgery: a new approach for unknown primaries of the head and neck.
Karni RJ, Rich JT, Sinha P, Haughey BH
Laryngoscope. 2011 Jun; 121(6)1194-201. doi: 10.1002/lary.21743.

PMID:
    21495044
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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