We work as a team, bringing a wealth of combined experience to your child’s care. We talk with each other and with you to coordinate your child’s diagnosis and treatment and connect you with the right specialists.
Many childhood thyroid conditions can be diagnosed and treated with medicine by Seattle Children’s endocrinologists, without any need for surgery. Our Endocrinology Program is one of the top pediatric programs in the nation, according to U.S. News & World Report.
If your child needs surgery, our otolaryngologists who are head and neck surgeons and our general surgeons have the special training and experience to perform surgery for infants, children and teens. We do many thyroid surgeries each year and are considered a high-volume surgical center.
For children with thyroid cancer, Seattle Children’s oncologists and radiologists offer the most advanced treatment options. Our Cancer Center ranks among the best in the nation year after year.