Clifford R. Hume, M.D., Ph.D., is a UW associate professor of Head and Neck Surgery and a researcher at the Virginia Merrill Bloedel Hearing Research Center. He has clinical practices at UW Medical Center, Harborview, Eastside Specialty Clinic and VA Puget Sound.
Dr. Hume is passionate about providing comprehensive and compassionate care to all his patients. His goal is to help patients understand treatment options from the perspective of their own values and guide them along their chosen path.
Dr Hume earned his M.D. at Cornell University. He runs a research program at UW and is an affiliate of the UW's Center on Human Development and Disability and the Institute for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine. He specializes in medical and surgical management of diseases of the ear. He has expertise in middle ear surgery, cochlear implants and bone-anchored hearing aids.