Thyroidectomy Thyroidectomy is the surgical removal of all or part of the thyroid gland. Open Thyroidectomy Open Thyroidectomy is performed by making an incision on the neck. The thyroid gland is removed through the incision made at the neck.
Endoscopic Thyroidectomy at Kochi is performed regularly at VPS Lakeshore Hospital by minimally invasive surgery team headed by Dr. R. Padmakumar. Endoscopic thyroidectomy is also called Minimally Invasive Video-Assisted Thyroidectomy. It is a new surgical technique which allows the surgeon to perform thyroid surgery through a small skin incision. In endoscopic thyroidectomy, very small incisions […]
Thyroid Surgery: The thyroid gland is situated in the neck and secretes thyroxine which is very essential for all organ function. Thyroid disorders are common in women and it is of two types: Functional – Hypo (reduced function) and Hyperthyroidism (excess of thyroid hormone). Hypothyroidism can be managed by thyroxine tab, generally 100 microgram taken […]
Reviews from Patients View Google Reviews Endoscopic Thyroidectomy Videos Endoscopic Thyroidectomy is a surgical procedure where thyroid surgery is carried out through a small incision at the axilla. This avoid a large cut at the neck and thus avoids scar to the neck.