Thyroid Disorders

Thyroxine: A hormone secreted by your thyroid gland

The extra thyroxine can cause symptoms of hyperthyroidism such as…

  • Unexplained weight loss
  • Tremor
  • Intolerance to heat
  • Nervousness
  • Rapid or irregular heartbeat

Disorders of the thyroid gland are extremely common. It has been estimated that more than 50% of the population harbors thyroid nodules.  This section will provide an overview of the more common thyroid disorder that we treat at our program.