Conditions and Illnesses

The neuroendocrine specialists at UT Southwestern Medical Center have the knowledge and experience to provide you with the highest quality health care, including the accurate diagnosis and effective treatment of conditions involving the adrenal gland, pancreas, pituitary, thyroid, and parathyroid glands.

Some of the neuroendocrine and thyroid conditions treated at UT Southwestern include:

  • Abnormal results of thyroid function
  • Addison’s disease
  • Cushing’s syndrome
  • Goiters
  • Graves’ disease
  • Hashimoto’s disease, also known as chronic lymphocytic thyroiditis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Pretibial myxedema, a complication of Graves’ disease that is also called Graves’ dermopathy

Thyroid hormones regulate our body’s metabolism and influence many of our organs. They regulate body temperature and how the body uses oxygen. Thyroid disease can adversely affect our metabolism.

If you or a loved one has a thyroid condition, talk to a specialist at UT Southwestern.