What We Do

The Endocrine Surgery Parathyroid Center is  a key component of the Endocrine Neoplasia Program, which resides in the Division of Metabolic, Endocrine and Minimally Invasive Surgery at the world-renowned Mount Sinai Health System in New York City. Highlights of the program include:

  • Create a personalized treatment plan unique to each patient
  • Internationally acclaimed faculty and director
  • Confirmation of diagnosis
  • Comprehensive laboratory testing
  • Bone densitometry scheduling
  • Advanced parathyroid imaging and gland localization
  • Parathyroid CT scanning interpreted by parathyroid radiologist
  • Surgeon-performed parathyroid ultrasonography
  • Intraoperative PTH testing
  • Minimally invasive parathyroid surgery
  • Bilateral neck exploration
  • Video-endoscopic parathyroid surgery
  • Radioguided parathyroidectomy (MIRP)
  • Revisional parathyroid surgery
  • Local anesthesia
  • Dedicated parathyroid anesthesiologist
  • Intra-operative nerve monitoring
  • Ambulatory surgery (same-day discharge)
  • Defined clinical pathways
  • Outcomes tracking
  • One of the busiest programs in the Northeast if not the United States
  • Multiple offsite offices in the Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Yonkers and Staten Island