Austin Thyroid Surgeons (Bridget Brady, M.D. and John Sabra, M.D.) has put this website together to educate our patients about our practice and information on diagnosis and treatment of thyroid and parathyroid disease. However, medicine and surgery are constantly changing. As new research and clinical experience broadens our knowledge, changes in treatment such as surgery and medication therapy occur. For this reason, medical information and/or statements, including but not limited to, text, graphics, images and other material contained on this website are for informational purposes only, and are not intended for use in or as a substitute for the diagnosis or treatment of any health or physical condition or as a substitute for a physician-patient relationship which has been established by an in-person evaluation of a patient. This website does not provide specific medical advice.

This information and general advice published or made available through this website is not intended to replace the services of a physician or a health care professional acting under a physician’s supervision, nor does it constitute a doctor-patient relationship. Each individual’s treatment and/or results may vary based upon the circumstances, the patients’ specific situation, as well as the health care provider’s medical judgment and only after further discussion of the patient’s specific situation, goals, risks and benefits and other relevant medical discussion.

Testimonials or statements made by any person(s) within this site are not intended to substitute a medical discussion or evaluation or as a guarantee as to outcomes. Examples of treatment outcomes on this website are not intended to convey and warranty, either express or implied, as to outcomes, promises, or benefits from treatment. Whether to accept any treatment by a patient should be assessed by the patient as to the risks and benefits of such procedures and only after consultation with a health care professional.

This is educational material which does not cover every detail of each disorder discussed. Only your physicians can make medical decisions and treatment plans which are appropriate for each individual. Issues and other factors should be addressed on an individual basis with your physician.

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Use of this site constitutes acknowledgement and acceptance of these limitations and disclaimers. Further dissemination of this information in this site is prohibited without express written approval from Austin Thyroid Surgeons.