Our team of thyroidologists at UMass Memorial Medical Center, in Worcester, MA, has extensive clinical experience in caring for patients with thyroid and parathyroid disorders.
When you visit our center, you have access to our dedicated thyroid physicians, nurses, technicians and staff who are committed to improving your health and well-being, and who partner with you to develop a comprehensive treatment plan targeting the best possible outcomes, including:
- Fine needle aspiration
- Thyroid hormone replacement therapy
- Genetic testing (thyroid genomic classifier)
When the situation warrants, our team works alongside ear, nose, and throat specialists; endocrine surgeons; pathologists; and medical oncologists.
Our Thyroid Center is accredited by the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine, one of the pre-eminent, national accreditation bodies for ultrasound practices. The voluntary peer review process encourages practices to meet or exceed nationally recognized standards in performing and interpreting diagnostic ultrasounds.
Additionally, our specialists are recipients of the endocrine certification in neck ultrasound. Certification is awarded to physicians who pass a standardized examination and achieve validation of competencies in diagnostic ultrasound and ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration.
Conditions We Treat at UMass Memorial Medical Center
Our physicians care for both common and complex disorders, including: