• 31 AUG 18
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    Home Sweet Home

    Home Sweet Home

    Here is an easy question for most patients:  Would you prefer to stay in the hospital after surgery, or go home? The vast majority of patients would of course prefer to go home, and sleep in their own bed with the support of family.  The good news is that there has been a major shift

    • 16 AUG 18
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    Save Your Thyroid

    Save Your Thyroid

    Don’t Rush into Surgery!  Just because you are going to see a surgeon, does NOT mean you need an operation. We at Austin Thyroid Surgeons have been seeing an unfortunate trend of patients telling us that they were pressured by other surgeons into going to surgery “ASAP”. While giving second opinions on some of these

    • 06 AUG 18
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    A Light Touch.  Both in and out of the Operating Room.

    A Light Touch. Both in and out of the Operating Room.

    What does it mean to be a true “minimally invasive surgeon” in the world of thyroid and parathyroid surgery?  At Austin Thyroid Surgeons we feel it means quite a bit more than simply making small incisions when surgery is necessary.  Of course, when surgery is indicated we focus significant effort to achieve the best cosmetic