About Prof Leigh Delbridge
Prof Leigh Delbridge is a Thyroid Surgeon in Crows Nest, Sydney, Australia.
The thyroid gland is a butterfly shaped gland located in the lower part of the neck. It produces hormones which help regulate the heart rate, blood pressure, body temperature and metabolism. Thyroid surgery is performed by an Otolaryngologist or Head & Neck Surgeon for a variety of reasons including symptomatic thyroid nodules, Graves’ Disease, to diagnose or treat thyroid cancer, goiter and hyperthyroidism. The purpose of surgery is to remove part or all of the thyroid gland.