Diabetes, Hormones & Metabolism (Endocrinology)
Thyroid Services and Treatments
An improperly functioning thyroid can cause a variety of puzzling symptoms that often are mistakenly diagnosed. When the thyroid is underactive (called hypothyroidism) people find themselves slowing down, feeling tired, depressed, fuzzy in their thoughts and constipated. They typically gain weight, their skin dries out and they feel cold even when it's warm. An overactive thyroid (called hyperthyroidism) causes weight loss, increased sweating, trouble sleeping, an increased heart rate and feelings of jitteriness.
Wide-Ranging Treatment for all Thyroid Disorders
The Montefiore Medical Center Comprehensive Thyroid Program uses a unique team approach to ensure that patients get full access to the cutting-edge, clinical expertise and advanced technologies needed to effectively treat a full spectrum of thyroid disorders.
Montefiore's Comprehensive Thyroid Program offers access to a team of skilled and highly-trained physicians and specialists, including:
Leading Edge Diagnostic Capabilities
The Montefiore Medical Center Comprehensive Thyroid Program offers a full range of sophisticated diagnostic capabilities, such as:
We encourage you to contact us to learn more about our program and how we can help you.