T.K. Pandian, MD, MPH

Expertise


Specialty Areas


Endocrine Surgery – surgery of the thyroid, parathyroid glands, and adrenal glands

Common Procedures


  • Hemithyroidectomy
  • Total thyroidectomy
  • Neck dissection
  • Focused parathyroidectomy
  • Subtotal parathyroidectomy
  • Laparoscopic adrenalectomy
  • Retroperitoneoscopic adrenalectomy
  • Open adrenalectomy

Common Diagnoses Treated


  • Thyroid nodules
  • Goiter
  • Hyperthyroidism (Graves’ disease)
  • Thyroid cancer
  • Hyperparathyroidism (primary, secondary, and tertiary)
  • Parathyroid cancer
  • Adrenal nodules
  • Pheochromocytoma
  • Cushing syndrome due to adrenal mass
  • Aldosteronoma
  • Adrenocortical cancer
Education


Board Certifications


General Surgery

Degrees


Medical School: Mayo Clinic College of Medicine & Science, Rochester, MN 2011

Graduate School: Master of Public Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 2010

Residency


2018 General Surgery Residency, Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education, Rochester, MN

Fellowship


2019 Harvard Combined Endocrine Surgery Fellowship, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

Professional Memberships


American Association of Endocrine Surgeons

International Association of Endocrine Surgeons

American College of Surgeons

Central Surgical Association

Awards and Honors


2018 Judd Club Award, Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

2017 Judd Club Award, Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

2017 Jon van Heerden Award, Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

2015 Kaare K. Nygaard Research Award, Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Research


Areas of Research Interest


Patient safety and quality, surgical outcomes

Publications


Locations


Hospital Affiliations


Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital

Patients Seen At


Center for Advanced Medicine
4921 Parkview Place
Floor 5, Suite F
St. Louis, MO 63110

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital
Medical Building 4
1044 North Mason Road
Suite 310
St. Louis, MO  63141

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