Woman getting thyroid neck examThe Thyroid & Parathyroid Clinic provides comprehensive care to our patients from diagnosis to long-term care. The majority of patients undergoing procedures can also do same-day procedures, reducing the number of times you need to come.


We treat these specific conditions along with others:

  • Thyroid nodules
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Thyroid cancers


Our services include the following:

  • Neck ultrasound
  • Thyroid cancer surveillance
  • Onsite biopsy service
  • Parathyroid localization
  • Ethanol ablation of toxic adenomas and parathyroid adenomas

Our biopsies are performed under ultrasound guidance with bedside assessment of cells obtained during the biopsy.

We have championed a unique method of estimating hormones in the specimens obtained during the biopsy that improves the diagnostic accuracy, and we have the expertise to perform percutaneous alcohol ablation of cystic thyroid nodules.

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Devaprabu Abraham, MD

Patient Rating:


4.7 out of 5

Dr. Dev Abraham completed his graduate and post graduate training in India and in England respectively.  He joined the University of Utah internal medicine residency program in 1993 and then pursued endocrine fellowship training at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. Following his fellowship training he returned to the University of Utah in 19... Read More

Luke O. Buchmann, MD

Patient Rating:


4.7 out of 5

Dr. Buchmann joined the Division of Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery at the University of Utah in 2008. He completed his residency at the University of Kansas, and a fellowship in Head & Neck Surgery and Microvascular Reconstruction at the Medical University of South Carolina. Dr. Buchmann has published in numerous medical journals and serves o... Read More

Jason P. Hunt, MD, FACS

Patient Rating:


4.8 out of 5

Dr. Hunt completed his sub-specialty training Head and Neck Oncology at Vanderbilt University after otolaryngology training at Louisiana State University -New Orleans. He has been at the University of Utah since 2006 and primarily sees patients at the Huntsman Cancer Institute where he serves as the clinical director of head and neck surgical oncol... Read More

Marcus M. Monroe, MD

Patient Rating:


4.9 out of 5

Marcus Monroe, M.D., is an assistant professor in the Division of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery, Department of Surgery at the University of Utah School of Medicine. He is a surgeon and investigator with the Huntsman Cancer Institute where he specializes in the complex multidisciplinary care of patients with head and neck cancer.His clinical ... Read More

Amnon Schlegel, MD, PhD

Dr. Schlegel sees patients with lipid disorders and type 2 diabetes mellitus requiring complex medical therapy at the Utah Diabetes and Endocrinology Center. He sees patients with all endocrine and metabolic disorders at the Endocrinology clinic at the George E. Wahlen Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center. Dr. Schlegel also performs one mo... Read More


Adrenal Disorders, Diabetes, Endocrinology & Metabolism, Hypertension, Lipids, Osteoporosis & Metabolic Bone Disease, Pituitary, Thyroid Disorders


Utah Diabetes Center 801-581-7761
Veterans Administration Medical Center 801-582-1565


Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery, Otology, Pediatric Hearing Loss, Pediatric Otolaryngology, Thyroid


Primary Children's Hospital 801-662-1740
Utah Valley Regional Medical Center 801-662-1740

Utah Diabetes & Endocrinology Center

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Salt Lake City, Utah 84108