Dr. Terris shares how a patient can ensure she is getting the latest thyroidectomy procedure.
Most experienced thyroid surgeons and endocrinologists are aware of the latest techniques. Occasionally a few are concerned that they may not be. The internet can be a source of recent findings in the field of thyroid and parathyroid surgery, and certainly you can consult a number of websites and get additional information. Most surgeons are happy to answer questions. So these are a number of ways in which you can gather additional information.
About Dr. David Terris, M.D.:
Dr. David J. Terris is a Professor, Department Chair and Porubsky Distinguished Chair in the Otolaryngology Department at the Medical College of Georgia. He graduated with his B.A. from Cornell University and his medical doctorate from Duke University Medical School.