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Carmen C. Solorzano, M.D., FACS

  • Professor of Surgery
  • Chair, Department of Surgery
  • Director, Vanderbilt Endocrine Surgery Center
  • Chief of General Surgery, VA Tennessee Valley Health Care System, Nashville Campus

Carmen C. Solorzano, M.D., FACS

  • Professor of Surgery
  • Chair, Department of Surgery
  • Director, Vanderbilt Endocrine Surgery Center
  • Chief of General Surgery, VA Tennessee Valley Health Care System, Nashville Campus

carmen.solorzano@vanderbilt.edu

Research Program

  • Non-Programmatically Aligned

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Profile

Dr. Solorzano 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. Solorzano has published more than 70 peer reviewed articles and chapters relating to Endocrine Surgery research.

Education

  • M.D., University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida (1993)
  • B.S., University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida (1989)
Postgraduate Training
  • Residency - University of Florida Health Sciences Center (1999)
  • Fellowship - M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, University of Texas at Houston (2002)

Research Emphasis

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Publications

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