Researcher Profile

Researcher Profile

Brian Saunders, MD

Brian Saunders, MD

Professor, Department of Surgery
Division of General Surgery Specialties and Surgical Oncology
Professor, Department of Medicine
Professor, Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Disease Teams:
Head and Neck Cancer

Research Interests

  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Neoplasms
  • Primary Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Surgeons
  • Parathyroid Hormone
  • Pheochromocytoma
  • Costs and Cost Analysis
  • Pregnancy
  • Thyroid Neoplasms
  • Elderly

Recent Publications


Davies, L, Chen, AY, Givi, B, Saunders, B, Walker, E, Polacco, MA, Terris, D & Randolph, G 2021, 'Current Trainee and Workforce Patterns for Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery in the United States', Endocrine Practice, vol. 27, no. 7, pp. 749-753.


Walker, JB, Gogoj, A, Saunders, BD, Canter, DJ, Lehman, K & Raman, JD 2019, 'Accuracy of the NSQIP risk calculator for predicting complications following adrenalectomy', International Urology and Nephrology, vol. 51, no. 8, pp. 1291-1295.


Rappaport, M, Skierczynski, P, Dungy-Poythress, L, Benjamin, T, Saunders, BD, Wagner, AA & James, BC 2018, 'Chromaffin-cell tumors in pregnancy: A case series and systematic review', World Journal of Endocrine Surgery, vol. 10, no. 3, pp. 163-169.

Clinical Trials Search

Children (age < 18 years)
Adults (age >= 18 years)