Four Centers of Excellence Unite to Become World’s Highest Volume Endocrine Surgery Practice

Surgeons of the Norman Parathyroid Center, Clayman Thyroid Center, Carling Adrenal Center unite at the Hospital for Endocrine Surgery in Tampa, Florida

The world class surgeons of the Carling Adrenal Center, Norman Parathyroid Center, Clayman Thyroid Center, and Scarless Thyroid Surgery Center united under one roof in 2022 at the state-of-the-art Hospital for Endocrine Surgery (more on that below). Within just 12 weeks of its opening, the surgeons performed their 1,000th endocrine surgery in the facility.

Surgeons of the Norman Parathyroid Center, Clayman Thyroid Center, Carling Adrenal Center unite at the Hospital for Endocrine Surgery in Tampa, Florida First Row: Dr. Jim Norman, Dr. Gary Clayman, Dr. Tobias Carling; Second Row: Dr. Rashmi Roy, Dr. Kevin Parrack, Dr. Hyun Suh, Dr. Luke Watkins; Third Row: Dr. Jamie Mitchell, Dr. Dan Ruan, Dr. Drew Rhodes, Dr. Nate Walsh

Operating Exclusively at the Hospital for Endocrine Surgery

Surgeons of the Norman Parathyroid Center, Clayman Thyroid Center, Carling Adrenal Center unite at the Hospital for Endocrine Surgery in Tampa, Florida

The Hospital for Endocrine Surgery is a first-of-its-kind facility which opened in Tampa, Florida on January 3, 2022. The only hospital in the world dedicated to thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal cancers and tumors, this brand-new facility is a 75,000 sq. ft. campus of HCA South Tampa Hospital.

The Hospital for Endocrine Surgery will offer endocrinologists and other physicians a single center where they can refer their patients with endocrine tumors of the thyroid, parathyroid, and adrenal glands for surgery, regardless of the complexity.

The Hospital for Endocrine Surgery offers a multi-disciplinary surgical staff with expertise in treating patients with endocrine tumors of the thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal glands, regardless of the complexity. With close proximity to Tampa International Airport, the program attracts patients from across the state, nation and even internationally for inpatient and outpatient procedures. In fact, the hospital sees about x% of patients from outside the state of Florida and x% of patients from outside the US.

The hospital features beautifully appointed private patient rooms and eight ultra-modern operating rooms. Significant infrastructure upgrades support specialized thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal surgery, including radiology, nuclear medicine, laboratory, and pathology – all with an emphasis on endocrine tumor diagnosis and treatment. Advanced treatments such as radiofrequency ablation (RFA) of thyroid tumors, minimally invasive scarless robotic thyroid surgery and single visit adrenal vein sampling and curative surgery will be offered.

Surgeons of the Norman Parathyroid Center, Clayman Thyroid Center, Carling Adrenal Center unite at the Hospital for Endocrine Surgery in Tampa, Florida