Carmen C. Solórzano, MD, FACS

Department of Surgery
Professor of Surgery
John L. Sawyers Professor of Surgery
Vanderbilt Endocrine Surgery
Phone: (615) 322-2391
Fax: (615) 936-6535
Appointment: (615) 936-8422

Dr. Solórzano specializes in minimally invasive parathyroidectomy, initial and re-operative management of thyroid cancer, neck dissections, ROBOTIC 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 170 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.