Carmen C. Solórzano, M.D., FACS

Professor of Surgery
John L. Sawyers Professor of Surgery
Department of Surgery
Vanderbilt Endocrine Surgery

Curriculum Vitae (PDF)

Chair Office: (615) 343-2735
Surgical Oncology Office: (615) 322-2391
Fax (615) 936-6535

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.

Clinic Locations

Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center 
The Vanderbilt Clinic
1301 Medical Center Drive
Nashville, TN 37232
Fax: (615) 936-6535
Appointments: (615) 936-8422

Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center Belle Meade
Vanderbilt Health Belle Meade
6002 Highway 100
Nashville, TN 37205
Fax: (615) 936-6535
Appointments: (615) 936-8422