State-of-the-Art Solutions for Adrenal Problems

The adrenal glands sit on top of the kidneys and have the size and shape of fortune cookies. The adrenal glands sit on top of the kidneys and have the size and shape of fortune cookies. We take great pride in being the global center of excellence for adrenal tumor disease and adrenal surgery. When it comes to adrenal disease, there is nothing we have not seen. We are completely dedicated to the mission of patient care, science and education. When it comes to patient care, we treat our patients as family members. From the day you call, email or contact us in any other way, you are part of our adrenal family. As you will see as you read through these pages, Dr. Carling has been involved in all major research studies over the last 15 years concerning adrenal tumor disease. There is virtually nothing he has not seen when it comes to adrenal disease.

It is Almost Always Worthwhile to Travel to See Us

In today’s healthcare environment with increasing insurance premiums, cost of healthcare, and difficulty of access to healthcare, we believe we are a complete game-changer when it comes to adrenal disease. We are not only better, safer, more efficient, and friendlier but less expensive!

How is this possible? Not only do we provide the greatest quality of care anywhere in the world, we abolish complications from adrenal surgery and at the same time reduce costs both to the patients and their payers. The reason we can do this is we understand adrenal disease. Yes, knowledge is power. This may seem like an obvious concept. We do not order unnecessary lab tests, or expensive scans that provide no beneficial information. We arrive at the correct diagnosis and treatment much faster and without wasting time and money for the patient and everyone involved.

The reason we can do this is because we know what we are doing. We have done this before. We have seen it before. We have done hundreds of these operations and we just do not mess around. and the Carling Adrenal Center represent the global center of excellence for adrenal disease. As you will learn treatment of adrenal tumor disease and surgery are very tricky for those who do not know what they are doing, but very straightforward, easy, safe and fast if you have an experienced team and surgeon. You need the most experienced surgeon in the world to perform your or your loved one’s operation.

We Created This Website for You!

Carling Adrenal Center Logo The Carling Adrenal Center performs more adrenal operations than any other hospital in America, with superior results. The reason we have created this website is to enhance the education of our patients. We are completely dedicated to the educational mission of our patients. We are 100% convinced that the more informed and educated the patients are about their disease, the better and more informed choices they will make for their health. In addition, it will make it so much easier for the patient to understand the signs and symptoms of their disease. Also, they will understand the pros and cons of various treatment options. Most importantly, when they understand the disease process, it will give them peace of mind.

We are also committed to enhancing the knowledge of the medical provider community--the doctors and nurses that take care of you. It is true that most doctors may see none, one or only a handful of adrenal tumor patients in their entire career. Although these might be great doctors, it is difficult to be an expert of something you may never have seen in your entire career. is here to take the mystery out of understanding adrenal gland function, adrenal gland disease, adrenal gland tumors, adrenal cancer and all forms of adrenal gland surgery.

Remember, for most patients, the Mini Back Scope Adrenalectomy (the MBSA) is by far the best operation.

What are some of the things you should know about adrenal gland surgery? Read more on our adrenal surgery blog

Become Our Patient

Patients needing adrenal surgery travel from all over the world to have adrenal surgery with Dr. Carling, the most experienced adrenal surgeon. This page discusses how you can have your adrenal operation at the Carling Adrenal Center with Dr. Carling himself.

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