For the past three decades, the Yale Multidisciplinary Endocrine Neoplasia Clinic has been managing patients with benign and malignant diseases of the thyroid, parathyroid, adrenal and pituitary gland.
The Clinic is staffed by the faculty of Yale University School of Medicine -- physicians with specific expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of all endocrine conditions, including thyroiditis, hyperthyroidism, Graves’ disease, goiter, thyroid nodules, thyroid cancer, hyperparathyroidism, adrenal tumors, Cushing’s syndrome, hyperaldosteronism, disorders of adrenal function, paraganglioma, pheochromocytoma, carcinoid, islet cell neoplasms and pituitary disorders, including hypopituitarism, pituitary tumors, Cushing's disease, acromegaly and prolactinomas.
We are a recognized resource for state-of-the-art, aggressive therapy for thyroid cancer as well as for the management of thyroid disease during pregnancy.
Endocrinologists include Drs. Clemens Bergwitz, Elizabeth Holt, Silvio Inzucchi, Grace Lee, Patricia Peter and Olga Sakharova.
Affiliated surgeons in the Yale Section of Surgical Endocrinology include Drs. Tobias Carling, Glenda Callender and Courtney Gibson.Affiliated surgeons in the Yale Department of Neurosurgery include Drs. Dennis Spencer, Ketan Bulsara and Sacit Bulent Omay.
In addition, the Clinic has close working relationships with the Section of Nuclear Medicine, The Yale Bone Center (DEXA), the Departments of Pathology and Diagnostic Imaging (Ultrasound, CT, MRI) and the Department of Oncology Genetics.
Services for thyroid patients include consultation and hormonal evaluation, co-management with primary care physicians, second opinions, fine needle aspiration (FNA) biopsy of thyroid nodules, medical therapy of hyperthyroidism and goiter and referral to Endocrine Surgery.
Services for adrenal patients include consultation and hormonal evaluation, co-management with primary care physicians, second opinions, longitudinal follow up and referral to Endocrine Surgery.
Services for parathyroid patients include consultation and hormonal evaluation, co-management with primary care physicians, longitudinal follow up and Endocrine Surgery referral.
Services for pituitary patients include consultation and hormonal evaluation, co-management with primary care physicians, second opinions, dynamic testing of all hypothalamic-pituitary axes, pituitary hormone replacement therapy and referral to Neurosurgery.
Services available through our colleagues at Yale University and Yale-New Haven Hospital include thyroid, parathyroid, adrenal and pituitary surgery, radioactive iodine therapy, nuclear scanning, high-resolution ultrasound, thyroid biopsy, CT and PET scanning, selective venous sampling, MR imaging including dynamic pituitary magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), inferior petrosal sinus sampling, 3D conformal fractionated radiotherapy, and transsphenoidal surgery. Gamma Knife radiosurgery is performed at the Yale-New Haven Gamma Knife Center.