Endocrine Surgery

Our endocrine surgeons are dedicated to offering patients leading-edge treatments for disorders and tumors that affect the thyroid, parathyroid, and adrenal glands, as well as neuroendocrine diseases of the pancreas and GI tract. This includes specialized expertise in groundbreaking treatments for complex thyroid and parathyroid cancers, including metastatic diseases.

World-Class Care Committed to Improving Outcomes

UT Southwestern has one of the largest groups of endocrine surgeons in the country. This includes internationally recognized leaders, who are at the forefront of understanding the pathology of diseases and defining new treatments that are expanding options for patients. As a result, we offer surgical care that’s second to none in North Texas for endocrine disorders, and ranks among the best in the world. 

Each of our patients can expect to have access to a comprehensive range of treatments, with surgeons focused on achieving the best possible outcomes and minimizing recovery times whenever possible. This includes:

  • Conventional surgical approaches
  • Minimally invasive endocrine surgery, including parathyroidectomy
  • Laproscopic techniques, such as adrenalectomy
  • Robotic surgery

Expert Evaluation and Personalized Care

We use the latest techniques and technology available to treat diseases such as:

Thyroid and Parathyroid

  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Nodules
  • Graves Disease
  • Goiter
  • Thyroid Nodules
  • Hyperparathyroidism

Adrenal

  • Adrenal Cancer
  • Conn’s Syndrome Aldosteronoma
  • Cushing’s Disease/Syndrome
  • Paraganglioma
  • Pheochroomocytoma
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Aldosteronoma

Neoendocrine Pancreatic Disease

  • Benign and Malignant Tumors of the Pancreas and GI
  • Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia (MEN1)
  • Somatostatinoma
  • VIPoma
  • Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome

Experienced Team of Endocrine Surgeons

UT Southwestern endocrine surgeons are available for immediate appointments, including initial consults and second opinions.

We offer a team approach to care. This means our endocrine surgeons work with endocrinologists, oncologists, and specialists in medical imaging, and other health care professionals based on each patient’s needs.