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Thyroid Gland Issues

Thyroid Gland Issues

The physicians and staff of NGPG Surgical Associates are here to provide you with expert care with a compassionate touch. Your thyroid controls your body's energy level and problems with your thyroid can interfere with your life. NGPG's general surgerons are experienced at diagnosing and treating issues with the thyroid.

Conditions We Treat

You may not hear much about thyroid problems, but they're common and affect many people. Below are some of the most common thyroid issues we treat:

  • Hypothyroidism - underactive thyroid
  • Hyperthyroidism - overactive thyroid
  • Goiter - enlarged thyroid glands
  • Thyroid nodules
  • Thyroid cancer

Treatment Options

Problems with the thyroid gland are often easy to treat. Even most forms of thyroid cancer are treatable, and the treatment often has a good outcome. Your doctor will evaluate your problem and discuss your treatment options with you. Depending on your type of problem, possible treatments include:

  • Medication, including thyroid hormone pills,
  • Thyroid surgery
  • Radioiodine

Request an Appointment

To schedule an appointment with NGPG Surgical Associates, please call us today at 770-219-9200 or use the form on this page.