Thyroid, Parathyroid and Head & Neck Surgery

Dr. Cheung-Phillips is an otolaryngology – head and neck surgeon, which is a physician who has specialized training in the surgical treatment of the head and neck as well as the face, mouth, throat and larynx (voice box). Her expertise includes thyroid and parathyroid disease as well as minimally invasive parathyroidectomy. Most patients undergoing thyroid and parathyroid surgery are able to go home the same day without need for hospital stay or surgical drains.

Services we provide at River ENT include:

  • In office endoscopy of the throat
  • Diagnosis and Treatment for head and neck cancers including the mouth, throat, voice box and neck
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Parotidectomy
  • Removal of salivary glands such as submandibular gland excision
  • Removal of neck masses such as cysts or enlarged lymph nodes


Helpful websites:

What is an otolaryngologist?

Thyroid disorders and surgery

Head and neck cancer