Thyroid disease is very prevalent in India. The condition maybe due to an underactive thyroid gland (hypothyroidism) or an overactive thyroid gland (hyperthyroidism). Symptoms differ on the respective condition.
Symptoms of thyroid disease:
At Wockhardt hospital the our experts diagnose and treat patients with thyroid disorders including hypothyroidism, hyperthyroidism, thyroid nodules and thyroid cancer.
Thyroid treatment basically involves
Identify the risk factors
Treat the underlying cause
Thyroid Replacement Therapy (T3 OR T4 OR COMBINATION)
Radioactive iodine, Anti-thyroid medications or surgery
Life style modification
Prevention and treatment of complications
Our endocrinology department is supported by state of the art diagnostic services the clinic carries out a complete thyroid profile, ultrasound, fine needle aspiration cytology, isotope scanning, radio-iodine treatment and surgery.