Endocrine Surgery

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For urgent referrals or inpatient transfers, please call UAB MIST (Medical Information Service via Telephone) at 1-800-UAB-MIST (1-800-822-6478) or email mist@uabmc.edu. UAB MIST is a toll-free, 24-hour service that connects physicians anywhere in the country with UAB Medicine specialists.

Program Highlights

The Endocrine Division of Otolaryngology is committed to providing outstanding care for patients with a wide variety of thyroid and parathyroid diseases, both benign and malignant. We focus on quality outcomes and innovative technologies, including continuous intraoperative recurrent laryngeal nerve monitoring for better voice outcomes, and radiofrequency ablation for benign thyroid nodules. Our team includes fellowship-trained head and neck surgeons dedicated to thyroid and parathyroid surgery, performing 500-600 cases annually.


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Thyroid Disease and Thyroid Cancer

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