James L. Netterville, M.D.


Faculty Appointments
Professor of Otolaryngology Mark C. Smith Chair in Head and Neck Surgery
M.D., University of Tennessee Center for Health Science, Memphis, TennesseeB.S., David Lipscomb University, Nashville, Tennessee
Office Address
7209 Med Center East, South Tower
1215 21st Av. South
Nashville, TN 37232-8605
Johnson JA, Loyd JE, Wheat LJ, Netterville JL. A case series and review of histoplasmosis infection in the neck. Arch. Otolaryngol. Head Neck Surg. 2010 Sep; 136(9): 916-9. PMID: 20855687, PII: 136/9/916, DOI: 10.1001/archoto.2010.143, ISSN: 1538-361X.

Chung CH, Aulino J, Muldowney NJ, Hatakeyama H, Baumann J, Burkey B, Netterville J, Sinard R, Yarbrough WG, Cmelak AJ, Slebos RJ, Shyr Y, Parker J, Gilbert J, Murphy BA. Nuclear factor-kappa B pathway and response in a phase II trial of bortezomib and docetaxel in patients with recurrent and/or metastatic head and neck squamous cell carcinoma. Ann. Oncol [print-electronic]. 2010 Apr; 21(4): 864-70. PMID: 19850643, PMCID: PMC2844946, PII: mdp390, DOI: 10.1093/annonc/mdp390, ISSN: 1569-8041.

Murphy BA, Dietrich MS, Wells N, Dwyer K, Ridner SH, Silver HJ, Gilbert J, Chung CH, Cmelak A, Burkey B, Yarbrough WG, Sinard R, Netterville J. Reliability and validity of the Vanderbilt Head and Neck Symptom Survey: a tool to assess symptom burden in patients treated with chemoradiation. Head Neck. 2010 Jan; 32(1): 26-37. PMID: 19626644, DOI: 10.1002/hed.21143, ISSN: 1097-0347.

Law JH, Whigham AS, Wirth PS, Liu D, Pham MQ, Vadivelu S, Kirkbride KC, Brown BT, Burkey BB, Sinard RJ, Netterville JL, Yarbrough WG. Human-in-mouse modeling of primary head and neck squamous cell carcinoma. Laryngoscope. 2009 Dec; 119(12): 2315-23. PMID: 19693929, DOI: 10.1002/lary.20607, ISSN: 1531-4995.

Yang ES, Murphy BM, Chung CH, Netterville JL, Burkey BB, Gilbert J, Yarbrough WG, Sinard R, Cmelak AJ. Evolution of clinical trials in head and neck cancer. Crit. Rev. Oncol. Hematol [print-electronic]. 2009 Jul; 71(1): 29-42. PMID: 18996026, PII: S1040-8428(08)00244-8, DOI: 10.1016/j.critrevonc.2008.09.015, ISSN: 1879-0461.

Kauffman RM, Netterville JL, Burkey BB. Transoral excision of the submandibular gland: techniques and results of nine cases. Laryngoscope. 2009 Mar; 119(3): 502-7. PMID: 19235741, DOI: 10.1002/lary.20029, ISSN: 1531-4995.

Jalisi S, Netterville JL. Rehabilitation after cranial base surgery. Otolaryngol. Clin. North Am. 2009 Feb; 42(1): 49-56, viii. PMID: 19134489, PII: S0030-6665(08)00160-6, DOI: 10.1016/j.otc.2008.09.016, ISSN: 0030-6665.

Mukherjee K, Cash MP, Burkey BB, Yarbrough WG, Netterville JL, Melvin WV. Antegrade and retrograde endoscopy for treatment of esophageal stricture. Am Surg. 2008 Aug; 74(8): 686-7; discussion 688. PMID: 18705567, ISSN: 0003-1348.

Mueller JS, Schultenover S, Simpson J, Ely K, Netterville J. Value of rapid assessment cytology in the surgical management of head and neck tumors in a Nigerian mission hospital. Head Neck. 2008 Aug; 30(8): 1083-5. PMID: 18528905, DOI: 10.1002/hed.20843, ISSN: 1097-0347.

Gilbert J, Cmelak A, Shyr Y, Netterville J, Burkey BB, Sinard RJ, Yarbrough WG, Chung CH, Aulino JM, Murphy BA. Phase II trial of irinotecan plus cisplatin in patients with recurrent or metastatic squamous carcinoma of the head and neck. Cancer. 2008 Jul 7/1/2008; 113(1): 186-92. PMID: 18484593, DOI: 10.1002/cncr.23545, ISSN: 0008-543X.

Slebos RJ, Li M, Vadivelu S, Burkey BB, Netterville JL, Sinard R, Gilbert J, Murphy B, Chung CH, Shyr Y, Yarbrough WG. Microsatellite mutations in buccal cells are associated with aging and head and neck carcinoma. Br. J. Cancer [print-electronic]. 2008 Feb 2/12/2008; 98(3): 619-26. PMID: 18212747, PMCID: PMC2243146, PII: 6604198, DOI: 10.1038/sj.bjc.6604198, ISSN: 0007-0920.

Willey CD, Murphy BA, Netterville JL, Burkey BB, Shyr Y, Shakhtour B, Kish B, Raben D, Chen C, Song JI, Kane MA, Cmelak AJ. A Phase II multi-institutional trial of chemoradiation using weekly docetaxel and erythropoietin for high-risk postoperative head and neck cancer patients. Int. J. Radiat. Oncol. Biol. Phys [print-electronic]. 2007 Apr 4/1/2007; 67(5): 1323-31. PMID: 17289289, PII: S0360-3016(06)03504-8, DOI: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2006.11.033, ISSN: 0360-3016.

Cmelak AJ, Murphy BA, Burkey B, Douglas S, Shyr Y, Netterville J. Taxane-based chemoirradiation for organ preservation with locally advanced head and neck cancer: results of a phase II multi-institutional trial. Head Neck. 2007 Apr; 29(4): 315-24. PMID: 17252600, DOI: 10.1002/hed.20522, ISSN: 1043-3074.

Conoyer JM, Netterville JL, Chen A, Vos JD. Pedicled fat flap reconstruction of the atrophic or "empty" paraglottic space following resection of teflon granuloma or oversized implant. Ann. Otol. Rhinol. Laryngol. 2006 Nov; 115(11): 837-45. PMID: 17165667, ISSN: 0003-4894.

Chung CH, Ely K, McGavran L, Varella-Garcia M, Parker J, Parker N, Jarrett C, Carter J, Murphy BA, Netterville J, Burkey BB, Sinard R, Cmelak A, Levy S, Yarbrough WG, Slebos RJ, Hirsch FR. Increased epidermal growth factor receptor gene copy number is associated with poor prognosis in head and neck squamous cell carcinomas. J. Clin. Oncol. 2006 Sep 9/1/2006; 24(25): 4170-6. PMID: 16943533, PII: 24/25/4170, DOI: 10.1200/JCO.2006.07.2587, ISSN: 1527-7755.

Smith JJ, Passman MA, Dattilo JB, Guzman RJ, Naslund TC, Netterville JL. Carotid body tumor resection: does the need for vascular reconstruction worsen outcome?. Ann Vasc Surg [print-electronic]. 2006 Jul; 20(4): 435-9. PMID: 16786441, DOI: 10.1007/s10016-006-9093-0, ISSN: 0890-5096.

Cohen SM, Garrett CG, Netterville JL, Courey MS. Laryngoscopy in bilateral vocal fold immobility: can you make a diagnosis?. Ann. Otol. Rhinol. Laryngol. 2006 Jun; 115(6): 439-43. PMID: 16805375, ISSN: 0003-4894.

Davis BM, Mueller J, Netterville J. Pathology quiz case: Sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy (Rosai-Dorfman disease). Arch. Otolaryngol. Head Neck Surg. 2006 Apr; 132(4): 455-6. PMID: 16618918, PII: 132/4/455, DOI: 10.1001/archotol.132.4.455, ISSN: 0886-4470.

Slebos RJ, Yi Y, Ely K, Carter J, Evjen A, Zhang X, Shyr Y, Murphy BM, Cmelak AJ, Burkey BB, Netterville JL, Levy S, Yarbrough WG, Chung CH. Gene expression differences associated with human papillomavirus status in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma. Clin. Cancer Res. 2006 Feb 2/1/2006; 12(3 Pt 1): 701-9. PMID: 16467079, PII: 12/3/701, DOI: 10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-05-2017, ISSN: 1078-0432.

Kaylie DM, Wittkopf JE, Coppit G, Warren FM, Netterville JL, Jackson CG. Revision lateral skull base surgery. Otol. Neurotol. 2006 Feb; 27(2): 225-33. PMID: 16436994, PII: 00129492-200602000-00015, DOI: 10.1097/01.mao.0000181186.34034.9a, ISSN: 1531-7129.

Chang CW, Liou SS, Netterville JL. Anatomic study of laser-assisted endoscopic cricopharyngeus myotomy. Ann. Otol. Rhinol. Laryngol. 2005 Dec; 114(12): 897-901. PMID: 16425553, ISSN: 0003-4894.

Moore BA, Wine T, Netterville JL. Cervicofacial and cervicothoracic rotation flaps in head and neck reconstruction. Head Neck. 2005 Dec; 27(12): 1092-101. PMID: 16265654, DOI: 10.1002/hed.20252, ISSN: 1043-3074.

Cohen SM, Burkey BB, Netterville JL. Surgical management of parapharyngeal space masses. Head Neck. 2005 Aug; 27(8): 669-75. PMID: 15880689, DOI: 10.1002/hed.20199, ISSN: 1043-3074.

Lin DT, Coppit GL, Burkey BB, Netterville JL. Tumors of the accessory lobe of the parotid gland: a 10-year experience. Laryngoscope. 2004 Sep; 114(9): 1652-5. PMID: 15475799, PII: 00005537-200409000-00028, DOI: 10.1097/00005537-200409000-00028, ISSN: 0023-852X.

Pellitteri PK, Rinaldo A, Myssiorek D, Gary Jackson C, Bradley PJ, Devaney KO, Shaha AR, Netterville JL, Manni JJ, Ferlito A. Paragangliomas of the head and neck. Oral Oncol. 2004 Jul; 40(6): 563-75. PMID: 15063383, PII: S1368837503002070, DOI: 10.1016/j.oraloncology.2003.09.004, ISSN: 1368-8375.

Chang CW, Burkey BB, Netterville JL, Courey MS, Garrett CG, Bayles SW. Carbon dioxide laser endoscopic diverticulotomy versus open diverticulectomy for Zenker's diverticulum. Laryngoscope. 2004 Mar; 114(3): 519-27. PMID: 15091228, PII: 00005537-200403000-00025, DOI: 10.1097/00005537-200403000-00025, ISSN: 0023-852X.

Netto AA, Redtfeldt RA, Jackson CG, Netterville JL, Hampf CR. Dumbbell-type intracranial meningioma presenting as an aural polyp and a neck mass. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2003 Oct; 129(4): 457-60. PMID: 14574308, PII: S0194599803006326, ISSN: 0194-5998.