Diabetes and Endocrinology Center

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Thyroid Clinic

The USF Diabetes and Endocrinology Center is the Tampa Bay region’s epicenter for diabetes and endocrinology treatment, research, and education – offering a multidisciplinary team approach to the diagnosis and treatment of diabetes and endocrine disorders. Our providers offer care for a full spectrum of hormone-related conditions including those affecting bone and calcium, thyroid, growth, adrenal, pubertal, menopausal, and transgender concerns that may lead to short stature, early or late puberty, atypical sexual development, pituitary disease, polycystic ovarian syndrome and infertility, and adrenal disorders. 

Expert Care

Our team of board-certified endocrinologists at the Thyroid Clinic within the USF Diabetes and Endocrinology Center specializes in evaluating and treating a wide range of thyroid disorders that affect both adults and children. Our experts collaborate with multiple specialties, including oncology, radiology, surgery, primary care and endocrinology, both within USF and in the community, to provide a multidisplinarian approach to care for the best patient outcomes.

  • Thyroid disorders such as hyperthyroidism (Grave’s disease, toxic nodule/adenoma), hypothyroidism, thyroid neoplasia, thyroid nodules, thyroid orbitopathy and autoimmune thyroid disease.
  • Thyroid dysfunction related to immunotherapy as well as other endocrine complications of checkpoint inhibitors.

We are proud to offer our patients the following services:

  • Thyroid ultrasound
  • Ultrasound guided thyroid fine needle aspiration (FNA) 

Meet Our Team
health.usf.edu/care/diabetes-endocrinology/providers

Become a Patient
813-396-2580

Refer a Patient
813-974-3651

Other Patient Support Links

Professional Organizations Providing Information for Patients:

American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
www.entnet.org/content/patient-health

American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists
www.empoweryourhealth.org

American Association of Endocrine Surgeons
www.endocrinediseases.org

Endocrine Society
www.hormone.org

FDA- New Patient Engagement Collaborative, Call for Nominations
https://blogs.fda.gov/fdavoice/index.php/tag/fdas-patient-affairs-staff-pas/

International Thyroid Oncology Group
www.itog.org

The Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SNMMI)
www.snmmi.org/Patients.aspx

Patient Education and Support Organizations

Magic Foundation (support and education to families of children with growth disorders)
www.magicfoundation.org

NIH (Government) Educational Information

Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health
www.cc.nih.gov/participate.shtml

National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health
www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/types/thyroid

Talking to Your Doctor Website from NIH
www.nih.gov/clearcommunication/talktoyourdoctor.htm

Health Care News

4/12/2019
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2/19/2019
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