Finding a Top Thyroid Surgeon
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/852184-overview (Complications of Thyroid Surgery)...
New York's Columbia-Presbyterian, one of the nation's top thyroid surgery centers, rates surgeons as follows, in terms of total number of thyroid/parathyroid surgeries performed:
- Less than 200 surgeries: inexperienced
- 200 to 500 surgeries: intermediate
- More than 500 surgeries: experienced
- More than 1,000 surgeries: expert