Links of Interest
AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF ENDOCRINE SURGEONS
Patient Education Site
The patient education website from the American Association of Endocrine Surgeons (AAES) provides accurate, unbiased information on diseases of the thyroid gland, parathyroid glands, adrenal glands, and neuroendocrine system. The information has been written and approved by national experts.
AFFILIATED ENDOCRINE CENTERS
Below is a list of endocrine surgery centers in the United States and abroad with a track record of clinical excellence. Many of these sites offer additional information on the diagnosis and treatment of endocrine disorders.
Endocrine Surgery at UCLA:
Thyroid, Parathyroid, Adrenal Surgery – Los Angeles, California
The Endocrine Surgery Team at UCLA in Los Angeles, California is a multidisciplinary subspecialty service with a focus on diseases of the thyroid, parathyroid, and adrenal glands. Our Endocrine Surgery Team mission is to bring together expertise in all areas relating to endocrine diseases to offer the highest level of patient care available worldwide.
University of California, San Diego
The Section of Endocrine Tumor Surgery within the Department of Surgery treats endocrine tumors in children and adults, with the goal of improving patient care through emerging technologies and advances in clinical and basic research.
University of California, San Francisco
The Division of General Surgery provides comprehensive services for both inpatients and outpatients, including gastrointestinal, hepatopancreatobiliary, endocrine, breast, oncologic, and colorectal problems.
Yale University School of Medicine
Yale Endocrine Surgery represents selected surgeons with expertise in the surgical evaluation and management of thyroid, parathyroid, adrenal, pancreatic disease and cancer.
Division of Endocrine Surgery of the Department of Surgery at the University of Miami School of Medicine
Our clinical services are recognized nationally and internationally as one of the top programs in endocrine surgery, the field of general surgery that focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of patients with surgical diseases of the thyroid, parathyroid, adrenal glands, and hormone-producing tumors of the pancreas and gastrointestinal (GI) tract.
Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Endocrine Surgery at Northwestern Memorial. Our surgeons, Cord Sturgeon, MD and Dina Elaraj, MD, perform comprehensive assessments of endocrine surgical disease, including diseases and tumors of the: Thyroid, Parathyroid, Adrenal glands and Endocrine pancreas.
The University of Chicago Department of Surgery
The University of Chicago endocrine surgeons are internationally renowned for their expertise in the treatment of complicated endocrine disorders, including: diseases of the thyroid, parathyroid glands, adrenal glands as well as unusual islet cell tumors of the pancreas.
University of Iowa
The endocrine surgery program at the University of Iowa has a long history of excellence and innovation. We are dedicated to providing excellent and personalized care to patients with endocrine surgical diseases in a multidisciplinary setting.
Johns Hopkins Hospital
The Endocrine Surgery Division includes a team of endocrine surgeons, endocrine surgery fellows, nurse practitioners, and researchers who are dedicated to providing excellent care for patients with hyperparathyroidism, thyroid cancer and tumors, adrenal tumors, pancreatic islet cell tumors, and gastrointestinal neuroendocrine tumors.
Massachusetts General Hospital
Endocrine Surgery Program – The Division of General and Gastrointestinal Surgery provides state-of-the-art treatment for the following:
University of Michigan Division of Endocrine Surgery
The University of Michigan Department of Surgery has a rich 150-year history, and endocrine surgery has played a major role in this history. One of the department’s greatest chairmen (1930-1957) Frederick A. Coller, M.D., was a renowned thyroid surgeon.
Columbia University Medical Center
New York USA
Our surgeons specialize in treating disorders of the adrenal, pancreas, parathyroid, and thyroid glands. Our goal is to provide our patients with early detection of these disorders, and the most advanced surgical techniques available to treat them.
Mount Sinai Hospital
New York USA
The mission of the Division of Metabolic, Endocrine and Minimally Invasive Surgery (MEMIS) is threefold: to advance clinical excellence, education, and translational research. The MEMIS Division, led by William B. Inabnet, III, MD, serves as the backbone for several disease-specific multidisciplinary programs.
New York Thyroid Center
New York USA
The New York Thyroid Center is dedicated to providing superior medical care and education for patients with thyroid disease.
NYU Division of Endocrine Surgery
New York USA
The Division of Endocrine Surgery in the Department of Surgery at NYU was established in 2007 to provide comprehensive care to patients requiring surgery for thyroid cancer, other thyroid conditions, hyperparathyroidism, and other endocrine tumors in cooperation with colleagues in Endocrinology, Pathology, Nuclear Medicine, and Radiology.
Weill Cornell Endocrine Surgery
New York USA
Endocrine surgery is a special field of surgery that focuses on the management of problems (principally benign and malignant tumors) of the thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal glands, as well as endocrine tumors of the gastrointestinal tract and the pancreas.
Northern Endocrine and Breast Surgery Centre, Sydney Australia
Northern Endocrine and Breast Surgery Centre is a purpose-built facility to provide comprehensive, multi disciplinary Endocrine and Breast Care Services. Our overall mission is to provide patients with endocrine and breast disorders the best possible care.
Vanderbilt Endocrine Surgery Center
The goal of the Vanderbilt Endocrine Surgery Center is to provide the best overall care for individuals with problems related to the endocrine system (the thyroid gland, parathyroid glands, adrenal glands, and pancreas).
The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center
The Section of Endocrine Tumor Surgery within the Department of Surgical Oncology treats endocrine tumors in children and adults, with the goal of improving patient care through emerging technologies and advances in clinical and basic research.
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas
The section of endocrine surgery at UT Southwestern Medical Center consists of three endocrine surgeons including Dr. William H. Snyder, Dr. Fiemu E. Nwariaku and Dr. Shelby Holt.