• Thyroid/endocrine cancer

    The Markey Cancer Center has a dedicated thyroid cancer team that includes physicians, nurses and researchers from multiple specialties. Patients with benign or malignant tumors of the thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal gland are seen in a comfortable, supportive environment. Treatment options include thyroid and parathyroid surgery, radiation therapy, microvascular reconstruction, and cutaneous malignancy and laser surgery.

    In addition, our dedicated head and neck cancer team treats patients with benign or malignant tumors of the lips, tongue, mouth, pharynx (between the esophagus and larynx) and larynx (voice box).

    Learn more about the head and neck cancer team » 

    Endocrine cancer care at the UK Markey Cancer Center

    Clinical trials 
    Genetic counseling 

    Patient appointments

      Request an appointment online or call 859-257-4488 or toll free 866-340-4488.

    Information and support

    ThyCa Support Groups in Louisville and Lexington
    www.thyca.org 


  • Markey Cancer Center
    Whitney-Hendrickson Building
    First Floor
    800 Rose St.
    Lexington KY 40536-0098

    Call 859-257-4488

    A parking lot for Markey Cancer Center patients is located near the Whitney-Hendrickson Building, accessible via Hospital Drive.

    Directions to Markey Cancer Center - Whitney-Hendrickson Building »


    Insurance information

    Insurance policies can vary widely. Please check with your doctor/clinic for specific insurance information before your visit or procedure to avoid unexpected out-of-pocket costs. See list of insurers »