Alexander Chiu, MD

Assistant Professor

  • Division of Endocrine Surgery



  • MD, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, 2014
  • MPH, Yale School of Public Health, New Haven, CT, 2018
  • Resident, Yale-New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT, 2021
  • Fellowship, Endocrine Surgery, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, 2022

Recent Publications

  • Diagnostic Accuracy of Fine-Needle Biopsy in the Detection of Thyroid Malignancy: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis.
    Hsiao V, Massoud E, Jensen C, Zhang Y, Hanlon BM, Hitchcock M, Arroyo N, Chiu AS, Fernandes-Taylor S, Alagoz O, Sundling K, LiVolsi V, Francis DO
    JAMA Surg 2022 Dec 01; 157(12): 1105-1113
    [PubMed ID: 36223097]

  • Longitudinal experience of patients with post-thyroidectomy vocal cord paralysis.
    Chiu A, Damico C, Bach K, Arroyo N, Sippel R, Francis DO
    Am J Surg 2023 Apr; 225(4): 685-689
    [PubMed ID: 36257853]

  • The relative importance of treatment outcomes to surgeons' recommendations for low-risk thyroid cancer.
    Chiu AS, Saucke MC, Bushaw K, Voils CI, Sydnor J, Haymart M, Pitt SC
    Surgery 2023 Jan; 173(1): 183-188
    [PubMed ID: 36182602]

  • Risk Factors for the Failure of Non-operative Management Among Patients Admitted for Colonic Diverticulitis.
    Guerra ME, Chiu AS, Chilakamarry S, Jean R, Brandt WS, Ruangvoravat L, Davis KA
    Am Surg 2022 Aug 19; 31348221121546
    [PubMed ID: 35986004]

  • Complication Rates of Total Thyroidectomy vs Hemithyroidectomy for Treatment of Papillary Thyroid Microcarcinoma: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis.
    Hsiao V, Light TJ, Adil AA, Tao M, Chiu AS, Hitchcock M, Arroyo N, Fernandes-Taylor S, Francis DO
    JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2022 Jun 01; 148(6): 531-539
    [PubMed ID: 35511129]

All Publications on PubMed