Thyroidectomy – Open and Endoscopic Thyroidectomy

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.


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Endoscopic Thyroidectomy

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 are made in the axilla. A video camera helps in providing magnified vision of the structures and comfortable dissection. This technique […]

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Thyroid Surgery – Scarless Solutions | Endoscopic Thyroidectomy

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 […]

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Endoscopic Thyroidectomy Videos – Talks by Dr. R. Padmakumar

Reviews from Patients 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. Review from Patient Endoscopic Thyroid Surgery Review from a patient who underwent Endoscopic Thyroidectomy. Click […]

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