The UPMC Division of Endocrine Surgery is comprised of a dedicated team of surgeons specially trained in the treatment of endocrine cancers and diseases. Our expert endocrine surgical oncologists work in collaboration with medical endocrinologists, medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, diagnostic radiologists, pathologists, nuclear medicine physicians, and other allied health care providers to use leading-edge molecular-based diagnostics and advanced techniques to deliver comprehensive care for patients with endocrine surgery diseases and cancers.
To make an appointment, call 412-647-0467. Patients may self refer but should bear in mind that most insurance plans require a referral before scheduling an appointment with a specialist.
8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.
Appointments can be made by calling the number provided or coordinated through a family physician or PCP, or through another specialist. This enables us to obtain records needed to make a patient's appointment and to have treatment options available at the time of visit.
Our fellowship-trained endocrine surgical oncologists specialize in the treatment of all types and stages of cancers of the thyroid, parathyroid, adrenal glands, and endocrine pancreas, including:
Our experts work collaboratively and programmatically to develop an effective, individualized treatment plan for each patient that may include surgery, chemotherapy, radiation therapy, molecular nuclear therapy, placement on clinical trials, or a combination of treatments to best meet their needs. Our surgeons have extensive experience in open and minimally invasive endocrine surgery techniques, including:
In addition to surgical treatment options, our team offers: