University of Nebraska Medical Center

Elizabeth Bradford Bell, MD

Assistant Professor, UNMC Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
Assistant Resident Program Director


Elizabeth Bradford Bell, MD
Elizabeth Bradford Bell, MD, started at UNMC in 2019 after completing training in head and neck oncologic surgery as well as reconstructive surgery. From a clinical perspective, Dr. Bradford Bell's practice includes surgical head and neck cancer care, reconstructive surgery of the head and neck, thyroid surgery, and salivary gland surgery. From an academic perspective, Dr. Bradford Bell serves in the role of associate program director and is passionate about resident education.


  • MD: Wake Forest
  • Residency: Emory University, otolaryngology-head and neck surgery
  • Fellowship: University of Miami, microvascular head and neck surgery
Dr. Bradford Bell has a research interest in outcomes-based research for the head and neck cancer population.
Honors and Service
Dr. Bradford Bell serves on the medical student admissions for the UNMC College of Medicine, chairs the clinical competency committee and the Department of Otolaryngology admissions committee.