David Terris

Regents' Professor

David Terris

Regents' Professor

Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Otolaryngology

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Medicine

Bio

Regents Professor and Surgical Director of the Augusta University Thyroid/Parathyroid Center, Augusta University

  • (706) 721-6100
  • (706) 721-0112
  • BP 4109

Education

  • MD, Medicine Duke University - Medical Scho, 1988

  • BA, Bio, General Cornell University, 1984

Certifications

  • NCI Investigator #24663 1996

  • ABO American Board of Otolaryngolo, 1994

  • National Board of Medical Examiners #365230 1989

  • DEA #BT1989891 1989

  • South Carolina #28716 2006

  • GA #52028 GA Board of Medical Examiners, 2002

  • PHY GA Board of Medical Examiners, 2002

  • BLS AHA, 2014

  • Hawaii #MD11222 2000

  • California #G066725 1989

Awards & Honors

  • Presidential Cititation American Academy of Otolaryngology, 2017

  • Presidential Citation American Head and Neck Society, 2016

  • Vice-Presidential Citation Triological Society, 2015

  • Best Doctors in America 2014

  • America’s Top Doctors (Castle Connolly) 2013

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • SURG 5100

    Basic Clkshp in Surgery SS
  • PHAS 5136

    Otolaryngology
  • RSUR 5002

    Otolaryngology
  • SURG 5007

    Surgery Sub-I

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Surgical management of the recurrent laryngeal nerve in thyroidectomy: American Head and Neck Society Consensus Statement, 2018
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Microinvasive parathyroidectomy: Incremental improvement in minimally invasive parathyroid surgery, 2017
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Information for Clinicians: Approach to the patient with progressive radioactive iodine refractory thyroid cancer- When to use systemic therapy, 2017
    Journal Article, Professional Journal
  • Persistently elevated parathyroid hormone after successful parathyroid surgery. , 2017
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Aesthetics in thyroid surgery: The patient perspective, 2017
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Research Interests

Minimally invasive thyroid and parathyroid surgery, robotic facelift thyroidectomy, endoscopic neck surgery.

Professional Service

  • American Journal of Rhinology 2015 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Annals of Otology, Rhinology, and Laryngology 2015 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Annals of Surgery 2015 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Annals of Surgical Oncology 2015 - Present

    Role: Other
  • BMC Ear Nose and Throat Disorders 2015 - Present

    Role: Other