Thyroid Blog & News

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8 Facts About The Thyroid

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Read these eight facts to better understand the thyroid and thyroid disease.

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Fellowship Presentations

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Fellows present several articles relating to thyroid cancer, each with Q&A sessions by expert attending physicians in the field. Watch the full recording here!

TCC MD Profile Directory Launching Soon

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We are building a Thyroid Specialist Directory that will serve patients looking for thyroid care in their area. We feel that using the TCC demonstrates a commitment to delivering care according to the most up to date clinical practices available.

Disease Mapping: a solution to fragmented care

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Thyroid cancer patients are diagnosed and evaluated by multiple physicians across many different institutions. As a result, vital communication is lost between physicians, thus hindering their ability to provide the best quality of care. Inadequate clinical communication can result in incorrect diagnoses, inappropriate surgery, incorrect disease stratification, and pathologic interpretation. Research has shown that good […]

Active Surveillance for Low-Risk Thyroid Cancer

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The recent rise in the incidence of thyroid cancer may be due to the increase in identification of low-risk papillary thyroid cancers through the use of ultrasound and/or biopsy. Most of these small, low-risk thyroid cancers (tumors < 1 cm) do not grow or grow very slowly. A new management strategy for low-risk thyroid cancers, […]