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Minimally Invasive Parathyroid Surgery

The standard, old fashion parathyroid surgery is really unnecessary with the techniques and skill that Dr. Parikh ...

What is a Parathyroid Gland, and what does it do?

Parathyroid glands are small endocrine glands located in the neck, adjacent to and behind the thyroid gland. ..

Primary Hyperparathy-roidism

The parathyroid glands produce parathyroid hormone which regulated the body's calcium level...

Testing for Primary Hyperparathy-roidism

In the majority of cases, the diagnosis of hyperparathyroidism is relatively straightforward.

Treatments for Primary Hyperparathy-roidism

The only true way to cure parathyroid disease is through surgical removal of the overactive parathyroid gland.

Other Rare Parathyroid Problems

Parathyroid cancer is EXTREMELY rare and is almost NEVER the cause of hyperparathyroidism.