Most common cancer I see is thyroid cancer. Thyroid cancer is the fastest rising cancer in the United States – it’s more common in women. Fortunately, it’s very treatable – often treated with surgery first, sometimes followed by radioactive iodine as well as hormonal treatment. Fortunately, we get outstanding results,… Continue Reading Endocrine Cancer Treatment at The James – John Phay, MD

(Music) Welcome back, Radioactive Iodine has been used successfully as a therapy for Thyroid disease for more than 50 years. Today, a treatment OPTION AIMED AT improving patient outcomes in Thyroid Cancer. Take a look. The minute I heard the word cancer, I immediately went to death sentence. They found… Continue Reading Radioactive Iodine Therapy to Treat Thyroid Cancer

The thyroid gland is an endocrine gland in the neck that produces thyroid hormones. If the cells of the thyroid gland start to divide uncontrollably, then that’s considered a thyroid cancer. Normally, the hypothalamus, which is located at the base of the brain, secretes thyrotropin-releasing hormone, or ΤRH, into the… Continue Reading Thyroid cancer – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology