Our facilities include full-service hospitals with a deep knowledge and experience in surgery of the thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal glands. It is served by high-volume endocrine surgeons who have dedicated their careers to the treatment of thyroid cancers and benign thyroid tumors, hyperparathyroidism and tumors of the parathyroid glands, and syndromes associated with adrenal gland tumors.
The extensive specialization and decades of combined experience of our surgical staff allow us to offer personalized care in a facility dedicated to endocrine surgical procedures. We aim to provide the most innovative, comprehensive and technically advanced treatments for all thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal tumors.
HCA West Florida is devoted to serving patients in need of benign thyroid surgery, thyroid cancer surgery, parathyroid surgery, or adrenal gland surgery.
Expert Surgical Staff
At our hospitals, each surgical specialty is represented by leading endocrine surgeons that oversee our thyroid and thyroid cancer surgery, scarless thyroid surgery, parathyroid surgery, and adrenal surgery focus areas. Many of our surgeons held leadership positions at previous institutions (Harvard, Cleveland Clinic, MD Anderson, Johns Hopkins, and others) prior to joining our staff here. A number of surgeons on staff are very well known nationally and internationally for thyroid, parathyroid and/or adrenal surgery, and are frequent speakers at the largest endocrine surgery meetings. Collectively, the surgeons on staff have published more than 1200 peer reviewed journal articles and over 60 books/book chapters.
Within each endocrine surgery division are multiple surgeons trained in advanced surgical techniques specific to each endocrine gland. Last year surgeons on our staff performed more than 5,500 endocrine operations on patients from all 50 states and many foreign countries.
Areas of Expertise
Our recognized experts perform the following operations:
- Thyroid surgery
- Surgery for advanced thyroid cancer
- Neck dissection for thyroid cancer
- Robotic thyroid surgery
- Parathyroid surgery
- Re-operative parathyroid surgery
- Adrenal surgery
- Adrenal cancer surgery
- Hereditary endocrine surgery
- Thyroid cancer surgery
- Surgery for recurrent thyroid cancer
- Scarless thyroid surgery
- Minimally invasive thyroid surgery
- Minimally invasive parathyroid surgery
- Parathyroid cancer surgery
- Minimally invasive adrenal surgery
- Surgery for hormone producing adrenal tumors
- Multiple endocrine neoplasia syndrome