Endocrine Tumors

Endocrine tumors are rare and often difficult to diagnose. They can also affect different parts of your body, including the lungs, thyroid, pancreas and adrenal gland. Our specialized team works together to provide a precise diagnosis, second opinion consultations and the most effective treatment options. We combine advanced research, technology and techniques with compassionate care to create a personalized care plan that is right for you. We work closely with cancer experts in other disciplines to ensure that you receive the best possible care.

Conditions We Treat

We treat all endocrine tumors, including:

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    Paragangliomas
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    Thyroid tumors
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    Parathyroid cancer
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    Neuroendocrine cancer
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    Adrenal cortical carcinomas
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    Carcinoid tumors
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    Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (NET)

Meet Your Care Team

Christina E. Bailey
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4.8

Christina E. BaileyMD, MSCI

    Cancer, Colon and Rectal Surgery, Endocrine Cancer, GI Cancer Surgery, Gastroenterology Surgery, Gastrointestinal, Hepatobiliary and Liver Surgery
Naira Baregamian
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4.9

Naira BaregamianMD, FACS

    Adrenal Disease and Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia, Diabetes and Endocrinology, Endocrine Cancer, Endocrine Disorders of the Adrenal Glands, Endocrine Surgery, General Surgery, Head and Neck Cancer
Ana M. Grau
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4.9

Ana M. GrauMD

    Breast Cancer, Breast Cancer Surgery, Cancer, Surgery, Surgical Oncology
Kamran Idrees
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4.8

Kamran IdreesMD, MSCI, MMHC, FACS

    Benign and Malignant Diseases of the Liver, Gallbladder, and Bile Ducts, Bile Duct Cancer, Colon and Rectal Surgery, Endocrine Cancer, Endocrine Surgery, GI Cancer Surgery, Gastroenterology Surgery
Carmen C. Solorzano
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4.8

Carmen C. SolorzanoMD

    Cancer, Endocrine Cancer, Endocrine Disorders of the Adrenal Glands, Endocrine Malignancies, Endocrine Surgery, Gastrointestinal, General Surgery
Marcus C. Tan
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4.8

Marcus C. TanMD

    GI Cancer Surgery, Hepatobiliary and Liver Surgery, Neuroendocrine Surgery, Pancreatic Cancer Surgery, Sarcoma, Surgical Oncology
Jordan D. Berlin
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4.8

Jordan D. BerlinMD

    Cancer, Esophageal Diseases, Gastroenterology, Gastrointestinal, Hematology/Oncology, Medical Oncology, Stomach, Colon, and Pancreas Cancer
Kristen K. Ciombor
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4.9

Kristen K. CiomborMD

    Cancer, Hematology/Oncology, Medical Oncology, Stomach, Colon, and Pancreas Cancer
Satya B. Das
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4.9

Satya B. DasBA, MD

    Cancer, Endocrine Cancer, Gastrointestinal, Liver Cancer, Medical Oncology, Metastatic Cancer, Stomach, Colon, and Pancreas Cancer
Jill Gilbert
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4.9

Jill GilbertMD

    Cancer, Endocrine Cancer, Head and Neck Cancer, Hematology/Oncology, Medical Oncology, Upper Airway (Tracheal), Oral, Nasal, Lip, and Other Head and Neck Cancers
Jonathan M. Lehman

Jonathan M. LehmanMD, PhD

    Cancer, Hematology/Oncology, Lung Cancer, Thymic Cancer and Mesothelioma, Medical Oncology
Barbara A. Murphy
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4.9

Barbara A. MurphyMD

    Cancer, Head and Neck Cancer, Hematology/Oncology, Otolaryngology, Palliative Care, Upper Airway (Tracheal), Oral, Nasal, Lip, and Other Head and Neck Cancers
Sally J. York
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Sally J. YorkMD, PhD

    Cancer, Hematology/Oncology, Lung Cancer, Thymic Cancer and Mesothelioma, Medical Oncology
Howard B. Baum
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4.8

Howard B. BaumMD

    Diabetes, Diabetes and Endocrinology, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Parathyroid, Pituitary and Neuroendocrine Disorders, Post-transplant Endocrine Disorders, Thyroid Disease and Thyroid Cancer
Kyle Mannion
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4.9

Kyle MannionMD

    Cancer, ENT Ear, Nose, Throat (Otolaryngology), Head and Neck Cancer, Otolaryngology, Otolaryngology Surgery, Skull Base Conditions, Skull Base Surgery
James L. Netterville
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James L. NettervilleMD

    Cancer, ENT Ear, Nose, Throat (Otolaryngology), Head and Neck Cancer, Otolaryngology, Otolaryngology Surgery, Skull Base Conditions, Skull Base Surgery
Sarah L. Rohde
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Sarah L. RohdeMD

    Cancer, ENT Ear, Nose, Throat (Otolaryngology), Head and Neck Cancer, Otolaryngology, Otolaryngology Surgery, Skull Base Conditions, Skull Base Surgery
Robert J. Sinard
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4.9

Robert J. SinardMD, FACS

    Benign Tumors of the Face and Jaws, Cancer, ENT Ear, Nose, Throat (Otolaryngology), Head and Neck Cancer, Head and Neck Infection, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Otolaryngology
Anthony J. Cmelak
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4.8

Anthony J. CmelakMD

    Cancer, Neuro-Oncology, Neurosciences, Primary and Metastatic Nervous System Cancers, Radiation Oncology, Upper Airway (Tracheal), Oral, Nasal, Lip, and Other Head and Neck Cancers
Kenneth J. Niermann
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4.9

Kenneth J. NiermannMD, MSCI, BS

    Cancer, Cancers of the Female Reproductive Organs, Gynecology, Head and Neck Cancer, Melanoma, Otolaryngology, Radiation Oncology
Daniel B. Brown

Daniel B. BrownMD

    Genitourinary Interventions, IVC Filter Insertion and Retrieval, Interventional Oncology, Kidney Cancer, Portal Hypertension, Radiology, Vascular and Interventional Radiology
Erin A. Gillaspie
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Erin A. GillaspieMD, MPH

    Lung Conditions, Lung Transplant, Lung Transplantation, Lung/Thoracic Cancer, Surgery for Diseases of the Lung, Surgery for Diseases of the Rib Cage and Diaphragm, Surgery for Lung Cancer and Esophageal Cancer
Eric L. Grogan

Eric L. GroganMD, MPH

    Lung Conditions, Lung Transplant, Lung Transplantation, Lung/Thoracic Cancer, Surgery for Diseases of the Lung, Surgery for Diseases of the Rib Cage and Diaphragm, Surgery for Lung Cancer and Esophageal Cancer

Why Choose Endocrine Tumor Care at Vanderbilt

  • Recognized cancer care

    The National Cancer Institute designates us as a Comprehensive Cancer Center, the highest ranking by the world’s leading authority on cancer.

  • Skilled clinicians

    Our specialists have dedicated their careers to treating patients with endocrine tumors, so we offer effective care that is appropriate to your needs. Often, patients seek us for a second opinion on their diagnosis or treatment plans.

  • Team approach

    Our surgeons, medical oncologists, otolaryngologists, radiation oncologists and pathologists work together to confirm a diagnosis and create a personalized treatment plan for you. 

  • Specialized tumor boards

    At our regular cancer care meetings, experts in your specific type of cancer from across medical disciplines work together to create a treatment plan for the most complex cases. This means expert, comprehensive care just for you.

  • Innovation

    Our researchers are dedicated to developing new and more effective approaches to care. We not only apply the latest research, but also pioneer some of the latest innovations. You may have access to treatments before they are widely available.

  • One convenient location

    Our specialists offer all medical and support services in one place. With comprehensive care from imaging to treatment to recovery support in one location, you can focus on improving your health.

Tests, Treatments and Services

We offer a full range of tests, treatments and services, including:

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