Endocrine surgeons provide surgical treatment for conditions that affect the thyroid, parathyroid, adrenal glands, and pancreas. With advanced fellowship training in endocrine surgery, our endocrine surgeons treat both cancerous and benign (noncancerous) conditions, at times with advanced minimally invasive procedures.
By being active researchers, our surgeons are able to deliver the latest, evidence-based care straight to our patients. Each of our board-certified surgeons has years of experience treating complex endocrine problems and providing outstanding patient care.
Endocrine surgeons at UHealth treat many conditions, including:
- Cushing’s syndrome
- Pancreatic cancer
- Thyroid cancer
Types of endocrine surgery include:
- Laparoscopic adrenalectomy
- Limited parathyroidectomy
- Whipple procedure
Why Choose UHealth?
Improving the future of surgical care. We participate in the latest research and clinical trials, which help determine which surgeries work best for which patients. This research improves patient safety and quality of care while shaping the future of surgical treatment. Our surgeons have helped develop new procedures to treat a wide range of conditions, helping patients experience faster recoveries and fewer surgical risks.
A comprehensive team of surgeons. We provide advanced surgical care for many health problems — from heart conditions to cancer. You’ll receive care from a surgeon who has specialized experience and expertise in your specific condition, ensuring you receive the right care for your needs.
Leaders in robotic surgery treatment. The University of Miami Health is home to some of the world’s most experienced robotic surgeons. That’s why doctors from across the globe come to our facility to learn from our surgeons. We were the first academic medical center to use the da Vinci Xi robotic surgery system and complete more than 5,000 robotic surgeries — procedures that offer less pain and scarring and a faster recovery.