Endocrine Conditions

A/Prof Simon Tsao is a highly specialized surgeon with a focus on endocrine surgery, offering expert care and specialized interventions for debilitating endocrine conditions. His expertise encompasses managing thyroid and parathyroid diseases, as well as other complex endocrine disorders. With a deep understanding of the physical and emotional impact these conditions can have on individuals, A/Prof Tsao is dedicated to restoring health and improving patients' overall well-being.

Common Endocrine Conditions

  • Thyroid cancer
  • Parathyroid cancer
  • Adrenal cancer
  • High risk genetic mutation carriers
Common Benign Conditions
Thyroid Gland
  • Hyperthyroidism (over active thyroid)
  • Goitre (enlarged thyroid gland)
  • Thyroid gland lump
  • Thyroglossal duct cyst
Parathyroid Gland
  • Hypercalcaemia (high calcium level)
  • Hyperparathyroidism (high parathyroid hormone level)
Adrenal Gland
  • Adrenal gland lump
  • Abnormal adrenal hormones
Cancer Screening
Endocrine cancer

Endocrine Procedures

  • Hemi or Total Thyroidectomy (Removal of half or whole thyroid glands)
  • Minimally invasive parathyroidectomy (Removal of abnormal parathyroid gland through a small incision)
  • Formal parathyroidectomy (removal of one or more abnormal parathyroid glands)
  • Thyroglossal duct cyst excision
  • Selective neck dissections (removal of lymph nodes in the neck)
  • Laparoscopic adrenalectomy (keyhole removal of adrenal gland)

Cancer treatment specialist

A/Prof Simon Tsao has undergone subspecialist training in breast and endocrine surgery. Having completed several years of fellowship training, and working in high volume hospitals in Australia and the UK, A/Prof Tsao has the experience to choose the best treatment for each of his patients. 

Appointment booking is provided in English. 

Consultations are provided in English and Mandarin Chinese.

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