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Dr. Kevin Thomas Brumund, MD
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    Overview

    Kevin Brumund, MD, is a board-certified head and neck surgeon whose practice is dedicated solely to the treatment of head and neck tumors. Dr. Brumund has extensive training and experience in cancer surgery and specializes in treating both benign and malignant tumors of the head and neck. This includes tumors of the entire upper aerodigestive tract (mouth, throat, nose, sinuses, and voice box), salivary glands (parotid and submandibular glands), neck, facial skin, thyroid and parathyroid glands. A major focus of his surgical practice is thyroid and parathyroid surgery. Dr. Brumund's expertise includes minimally invasive thyroid and parathyroid surgery. Minimally invasive thyroidectomy is a new approach to thyroid surgery that can provide equally safe and effective results with a smaller incision and shorter recovery time. As an associate professor in the Department of Surgery, Dr. Brumund instructs medical students, residents and fellows. His academic interests focus on the use of real-time ultrasound to manage thryoid nodules and neck masses.Dr. Brumund completed fellowship training in head and neck oncologic surgery, skull base surgery and microvascular reconstructive surgery at UC Davis School of Medicine. He did a residency in otolaryngology-head and neck surgery at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics (University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine). He earned his medical degree from Rush Medical College. Dr. Brumund is certified in otolaryngology.UC San Diego Health LinksFor more information, see https://health.ucsd.edu/specialties/cancer/Pages/default.aspx and http://health.ucsd.edu/specialties/surgery/otolaryngology/Pages/default.aspx.
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    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Otolaryngologist (Ear, Nose & Throat - ENT)

    Surgeon

    Hematology / Oncology Specialist

    Education & Training

    Rush Presbyterian St Luke's Medical Center (Internship)

    University Of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics (Residency)

    Medical Degree - Rush Medical College, Chicago, IL

    Other Degree - University of Iowa, College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA

    Other Degree - UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento

    Medical Degree - Head and Neck Surgeon

    Medical Degree - Associate Professor of Surgery

    Board Certifications

    American Board of Otolaryngology

    Medical Conditions Treated

    conditions treated by an Otolaryngologist (Ear, Nose & Throat - ENT), like Dr. Kevin Brumund, may include:

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    Insurances

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    Locations

    UC San Diego Health La Jolla - Moores Cancer Center - Head and Neck Cancers

    3855 Health Sciences Drive

    La Jolla, CA 92037

    (858) 822-6100

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    UC San Diego Health

    200 West Arbor Dr

    San Diego, CA 92103

    (858) 657-7000

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Kevin Brumund accepting new patients?

    Yes, Kevin Brumund is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Kevin Brumund offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Brumund's office at (858) 822-6100 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Kevin Brumund offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Brumund's office at (858) 822-6100 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Kevin Brumund speak?

    Kevin Brumund speaks English.

    Which board certifications does Kevin Brumund have?

    Kevin Brumund is certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology.

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