• 16 AUG 18
    #SaveYourThyroid… “Natural Thyroid Surgery”

    #SaveYourThyroid… “Natural Thyroid Surgery”

    We at Austin Thyroid Surgeons are strong believers in what we call “Natural Thyroid Surgery”.  What do we mean by this?  It means that each and every patient is approached as an individual, and we strive to help you keep as much of your own natural thyroid as possible.  The thyroid gland has two lobes,

    • 05 AUG 18
    Texas Chapter of American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) meeting August 2018

    Texas Chapter of American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) meeting August 2018

    Great meeting in Houston with endocrinology colleagues from all over Texas. Multiple lectures and research presented focusing on “less is more” when it comes to treating thyroid cancer. Dr. Brady and Dr. Sabra are using the latest recommendations for only partial thyroid removal (hemi-thyroidectomy) for majority of thyroid cancers to preserve thyroid function. In addition

    • 26 DEC 17
    Genetics

    Genetics

    Genetic Testing is the FUTURE of care in the diagnostic workup of thyroid nodules. Thyroid nodules are very common and most thyroid nodules DO NOT need surgery for a diagnosis. This is because most thyroid nodules are not cancerous. We have several tools we can use to decide which nodules need surgery and which ones don’t. Ultrasound

    • 25 SEP 17
    World Congress on Thyroid Cancer 2017 Boston, MA, USA

    World Congress on Thyroid Cancer 2017 Boston, MA, USA

    Dr. Sabra and Dr. Brady attended the World Congress on Thyroid Cancer 2017 (#WCTC2017) in Boston, Massachusetts along with over 1,000 other attendees from over 80 countries!  This important summit meeting brought together many world leaders in thyroid cancer who presented the latest in research updates.  These included: Genetic testing of thyroid nodules and its

    • 09 MAY 17
    American Association of Endocrine Surgeons 2018 (AAES)

    American Association of Endocrine Surgeons 2018 (AAES)

    To optimize our patient care, Dr. Sabra and Dr. Brady attended the 2018 annual meeting for the American Association of Endocrine Surgeons which took place in Durham, North Carolina.  It was great seeing colleagues and friends from around the world while staying up to date with the latest research and guidelines for thyroid and parathyroid