PROCEDURES

Hemithyroidectomy

Hemithyroidectomy means the removal of one of the thyroid lobes. It is the surgical procedure of choice for the management of a solitary thyroid nodule. 

Parathyroidectomy

Parathyroidectomy means removal of one or more of the parathyroid glands. It is the surgical procedure of choice for management of overactive parathyroid glands.

 

Parotidectomy

Parotidectomy means the removal of part of the parotid gland. It is the surgical procedure of choice for cancer of the parotid, cancer that has spread to the parotid from elsewhere and parotid nodules that may become cancer or are uncertain to contain cancer.

Thyroidectomy

Thyroidectomy means the removal of both of the thyroid lobes. It is the surgical procedure of choice for thyroid cancer, obstructive symptoms, overactive thyroid and cosmetic disfigurement.