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Carmen C. Solórzano, MD, FACS

Professor of  Surgery
Chair, Department of Surgery
Director, Vanderbilt Endocrine Surgery

Solorzano_CarmenDr. Solórzano specializes in minimally invasive parathyroidectomy, initial and re-operative management of thyroid cancer, laparoscopic and open adrenalectomy for adrenal tumors, pheochromocytoma, insulinoma, gastrinoma, complex pancreatic resections for endocrine tumors of the pancreas (Whipple,enucleations), and the surgical management of patients with multiple endocrine neoplasia and other inherited endocrine diseases/cancers. Dr. Solórzano has published more than 70 peer reviewed articles and chapters relating to Endocrine Surgery research.


  • BS University of Florida, MD University of Florida
  • General Surgery, University of Florida
  • Surgical Oncology/Endocrine Fellowship, UT MD Anderson Cancer Center

Review some of Dr. Solórzano's abstracts on PubMed.

Dr. Solórzano's CV is available in PDF format.

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