Surgical Endocrinology

The Section of Surgical Endocrinology treats a wide variety of endocrine diseases, including benign and malignant tumors of the thyroid, parathyroid, pancreas and adrenal glands. We work in collaboration with members of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition; Gastroenterology; and Radiation Oncology to provide a multidisciplinary approach to care.

Expertise:

  • Thyroid diseases
  • Parathyroid diseases
  • Pancreas and adrenal glands and abnormalities
  • Diffuse Neuroendocrine system (carcinoid tumors)
  • Familial syndromes (MEN-1, MEN-2, von Hippel-Lindau syndrome)

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Our Team

Gerard Doherty, MD
James Utley Professor and Chairman, Department of Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine
Surgeon-in-Chief, Boston Medical Center
Chief,
Surgical Endocrinology

David B. McAneny, MD
Vice Chair, Department of Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine
Associate Professor of Surgery