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Endocrine conditions

US News & World Report Best Hospital Cancer 2015-16UF Health endocrine surgeons provide quality, innovative care to patients with thyroid, parathyroid, and adrenal diseases. They offer the latest in surgical care for cancer and benign conditions and are expert fellowship-trained surgical oncologists, specializing in the care of cancer patients. We are proud to care for patients at UF Health Shands Hospital, recently ranked one of the nation’s top hospitals for cancer care by U.S. News & World Report.

Meet our UF Health endocrine surgeon:

Christiana Shaw, MD MS, FACS

Our thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal surgeon work closely with other UF Health physicians as part of the multidisciplinary UF Health Cancer Center team. Our center is comprised of a key team of endocrinologists, surgeons, radiologists, and radiation oncologists to provide you with cutting-edge treatment options and the highest quality and compassionate care. UF Health endocrine surgeons perform laparoscopic adrenalectomy, minimally-invasive surgery, and fine needle aspiration biopsies. The UF Health Cancer team also provides radioactive iodine, and radiation therapy for patients with endocrine diseases.

UF Health endocrine surgeons care for the following types of patients:

  • Thyroid nodule
  • Thyroid cancer
  • Parathyroid adenoma
  • Parathyroid cancer
  • Adrenal nodule
  • Pheochromocytoma
  • Paraganglioma
  • Aldosteronoma (Conn’s syndrome)
  • Cushing’s syndrome
  • Adrenal cortical carcinoma

Our surgeries are performed at UF Health Shands Cancer Hospital in Gainesville, Florida. To make an appointment, please call us at 352.265. 0535.