The Thyroid and Parathyroid Center Treatment Team

Our Surgeons

Our fellowship trained head and neck oncologic surgeons in the Department of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck are not only experienced in thyroid and parathyroid surgeries but are also experts in procedures related to surgical management of thyroid cancer, such as neck dissection, tracheal resection, examining the larynx, salivary gland dysfunction and voice rehabilitation.

    • Expertise

      • Cancer
      • Otolaryngology (ENT)
      • Head and Neck Cancer
      • Head and Neck Surgery
      • Neuroendocrine
      • Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery
      • Thyroid Cancer
    • Ryan J. Li, M.D.
    • Director, OHSU Robotic Head and Neck Surgery Program
    • Accepting new patients
    • Expertise

      • Cancer
      • Otolaryngology (ENT)
      • Head and Neck Cancer
      • Head and Neck Surgery
      • Microvascular Reconstruction
      • Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery
      • TransOral Robotic Surgery (TORS)
    • Expertise

      • Cancer
      • Adrenal Gland Nodules
      • Neuroendocrine
      • Surgical Oncology
      • Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery

Our Endocrinologists

Our endocrinologists provide a full range of diagnosis and treatment services to patients with thyroid and parathyroid disorders.

    • Expertise

      • Cancer
      • Endocrinology and diabetes
      • Familial Hypocalciuric Hypercalcemia (FHH)
      • Hyperparathyroidism and Hypercalcemic Disorders
      • Metabolic Bone Diseases
      • Osteoporosis
      • Thyroid Cancer
      • Thyroid Disorders and Dysfunction
    • Expertise

      • Endocrinology and diabetes
      • Endocrinology and Diabetes
    • Expertise

      • Cancer
      • Endocrinology and diabetes
      • Endocrinology and Diabetes
      • Thyroid Cancer

Our Care Team

Management of patients at the Thyroid and Parathyroid Center is also complemented by members of other specialties, such as radiology, nuclear medicine, medical oncology, pathology, laryngologists, and radiation oncology.  

Care Coordinators

Nurses

Natalie Smith, LPN

Support Staff

Stephanie Bunke - Surgery Scheduler

Lyubov Bachinskaya - Clinic Scheduler

Skylania Blais - Clinic Scheduler