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Thyroid Surgery in Syracuse, NY


Welcome to Syracuse Hernia Center, your trusted destination for surgical thyroid treatment in Syracuse, NY. As an independently owned medical facility, we are dedicated to providing patient-focused care of the highest standard.

Dr. Robert Weiss, a distinguished and board-certified surgeon, leads our expert team and personally oversees the comprehensive management of thyroid masses, ensuring a level of personalized care that sets us apart. With a commitment to outpatient care, all procedures are conveniently conducted within a modern facility, prioritizing patient comfort and convenience.

Dr. Weiss's expertise encompasses the treatment of both benign and malignant thyroid masses, reflecting his unwavering dedication to addressing a wide spectrum of patient needs.

At Syracuse Hernia Center, our mission is to offer compassionate, individualized care that empowers patients on their journey to optimal thyroid health, guided by the expertise and personal attention of Dr. Weiss himself.



Advanced Thyroid Nodules Treatment in Syracuse

Thyroidectomy Surgery for Benign & Malignant Lesions

At Syracuse Hernia Center, we are dedicated to providing comprehensive thyroidectomy services, encompassing both diagnosis and treatment for various thyroid lesions, including benign and malignant cases. Here are key points about our thyroidectomy services:

  • Integrated Diagnosis and Treatment: Dr. Robert Weiss, our board-certified surgeon, oversees both the diagnosis and treatment processes, ensuring a seamless and personalized approach to addressing thyroid lesions.
  • Expert Management of Benign and Malignant Thyroid Lesions: Dr. Weiss is equipped to manage a wide spectrum of thyroid lesions, ranging from benign nodules to malignant tumors, with a focus on achieving optimal outcomes for each patient.
  • Advanced Surgical Techniques: Dr. Weiss specializes in employing leading-edge surgical techniques for thyroidectomy, aiming to minimize discomfort, reduce recovery time, and optimize the overall surgical experience for our patients.

Dr. Weiss’s commitment to offering expert diagnosis, personalized treatment, and advanced surgical approaches underscores his dedication to delivering exceptional care and positive outcomes for patients undergoing thyroidectomy procedures.

Frequently Asked Questions

What thyroid symptoms commonly suggest a lesion?

Common thyroid symptoms that may suggest a lesion include:

  • Swelling or Lump in the Neck: A visible or palpable lump in the neck is a common symptom of a thyroid lesion.
  • Changes in Voice: Hoarseness or other changes in voice quality can be a sign of thyroid nodules pressing on the vocal cords.
  • Difficulty Swallowing: Thyroid nodules or lesions can sometimes cause difficulty or discomfort when swallowing.
  • Changes in Weight: Unexplained weight loss or gain can be associated with thyroid issues, including lesions.
  • Fatigue: Feeling constantly tired or fatigued is a common symptom of thyroid problems, including those related to lesions.
  • Changes in Heart Rate: An irregular heartbeat or rapid heart rate can sometimes be linked to thyroid lesions affecting thyroid hormone production.
  • Mood Changes: Thyroid lesions can impact hormone levels, leading to mood swings, anxiety, or depression.

It's important to note that these symptoms can vary in severity and may also be indicative of other health conditions. If you experience any of these symptoms, it's advisable to consult a healthcare professional like Dr. Weiss for proper evaluation and diagnosis.

Can Dr. Weiss prescribe thyroid medication?

Yes, Dr. Weiss, like any licensed physician, has the authority to prescribe thyroid medication. However, Dr. Weiss would coordinate a treatment plan with your primary care doctor in such a case.

Is treatment from a thyroid specialist near me usually covered by insurance?

Yes, thyroidectomy and other medically necessary thyroid treatments are typically covered by insurance. However, coverage may vary depending on the insurance plan, so it is advisable to check with your specific insurance provider for details. If you have any questions, reach out to us – we’re happy to help.

How can I get started with the best thyroid surgeon near me?

Dr. Weiss and the team at Syracuse Hernia Center work hard to make the process of receiving care as seamless as possible. Simply reach out to us to schedule your first appointment.

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