Overview

The Department of Endocrine Surgery at Bhaktivedanta Hospital & Research Institute focuses predominantly on the surgical management of diseases of the thyroid, parathyroid, thymus, adrenal glands, endocrine pancreas and the breasts.


 


Working closely with expert endocrinologist and specialists from other disciplines the Department offers co-ordinated care to treat various medical conditions – Hypothyroidism, Hyperthyroidism, Goiter, Graves’ Disease, Multinodular Goiter, Solitary Thyroid Nodule, Thyroiditis, Thyroid Cancer, Thyroid Nodule, Hyperparathyroidism, Primary Hyperparathyroidism, Secondary Hyperparathyroidism, Parathyroid Adenoma, Parathyroid Hyperplasia, Parathyroid Disease, Hypoparathyroidism, Parathyroid Carcinoma, Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Syndromes, Addison's Disease, Adrenal Cancer, Hyperaldosteronism, Primary Aldosteronism, Conn’s Syndrome, Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia, Adrenal Insufficiency, Adrenocortical Carcinoma, Pheochromocytoma, Adrenal Gland Disorder, Adrenal Adenoma, Adrenal Enlargement, Pancreatic Tumor, Pancreatic Neoplasm, Insulinoma, Glucagonoma, VIPoma, Somatostatinoma, Thymoma, Thymic Hyperplasia, Myasthenia Gravis, Mediastinal Tumor, Breast Cancer, Fibroadenoma, Carcinoma Breast, Benign Breast Diseases, Fibroadenosis, Breast Pain, Breast Lumps, Breast Tumors, Breast Neoplasms, etc. The Department has to its credit many complex and lifesaving surgeries.

Services

THYROID SURGERY



  • Total thyroidectomy - Removal of the whole thyroid

  • Sutureless Total Thyroidectomy

  • Minimally Invasive Thyroidectomy

  • Endoscopic Thyroidectomy

  • Robotic Thyroidectomy

  • Hemithyroidectomy - Removal of half the thyroid

  • Sutureless Hemithyroidectomy

  • Surgery for Thyroid Cancer

  • Thyroidectomy with Central Compartment Lymph Node Dissection

  • Thyroidectomy with Central Compartment Lymph Node Dissection and Modified Radical Neck Dissection

  • Retrosternal Goiter Excision by Neck

  • Retrosternal Goiter Excision by Median Sternotomy


 


PARATHYROID SURGERY



  • Parathyroid Adenoma excision

  • Bilateral Neck Exploration for Parathyroids

  • Open Parathyroidectomy

  • Minimally Invasive Parathyroidectomy


 


THYMUS SURGERY



  • Thymectomy

  • Video Assisted Thoracoscopic (VATS) Thymectomy


 


ADRENAL SURGERY



  • Open adrenalectomy

  • Laproscopic adrenalectomy


 


PANCREATIC SURGERY



  • Enucleation

  • Distal Pancreatectomy

  • Median Pancreatectomy

  • Whipple’s Procedure

  • Pancreaticoduodenectomy

  • Laparoscoic Pancreatectomy


 


BREAST SURGERY



  • Modified Radical Mastectomy

  • Breast Conserving Surgery

  • Wide Local Excision

  • Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy

  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection

  • Excisional Biopsy

  • Core Needle Biopsy

  • Augmentation Mammoplasty

  • Reduction Mammoplasty

  • Subcutaneous Mastectomy

Specialists










Dr. Ritesh Agarwal



MS (General Surgery), MCh (Endocrine & Breast Surgery), FAIS



Consultant Endocrine Surgeon