Educational Medical Video

da Vinci Robotic Thyroid Surgery

It was designed to be the most informative video available anywhere for the general public regarding this exciting new approach to thyroid surgery, which allows for thyroid removal while avoiding a neck incision. The video was narrated and edited by surgeon Tod Huntley, MD, who is part of the Center for Ear Nose Throat & Allergy, based in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA. It includes a description of the surgery and its indications, with animated and live action surgical video from an actual case which documents the surgery from start to finish.

Thyroid gland removal

Thyroid gland removal is surgery to remove all or part of the thyroid gland. The thyroid gland is a butterfly-shaped gland located inside the front of the lower neck.The thyroid gland is part of the endocrine system. It helps your body regulate your metabolism.

Last Updated: 2015-09-12