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, 1988

  • BA, Bio, General Cornell University, 1984

Certifications

  • NCI Investigator #24663 1996

  • National Board of Medical Examiners #365230 1989

  • PHY GA Board of Medical Examiners, 2002

  • DEA #BT1989891 1989

  • South Carolina #28716 2006

  • GA #52028 GA Board of Medical Examiners, 2002

  • BLS AHA, 2014

  • Hawaii #MD11222 2000

  • California #G066725 1989

  • ABO American Board of Otolaryngolo, 1994

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

  • RSUR 5002

    Otolaryngology
  • SURG 5100

    Basic Clkshp in Surgery SS
  • SURG 5007

    Surgery Sub-I

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Protocol driven outcomes in renal parathyroid surgery., 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Baseline intraoperative intact parathyroid hormone levels in parathyroid surgery., 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Neck Dissection in the Surgical Treatment of Thyroid Cancer., 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Maximizing success of initial operation, 2018
    Book, Chapter in Textbook-New
  • Routine bilateral neck exploration and four-gland dissection remains unnecessary in modern parathyroid surgery., 2018
    Journal Article, Public or Trade 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