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Dr. Brendan Stack jr., md, facs, face

Head and Neck Surgery
Springfield , IL
32 years experience male

Locations

SIU Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

Springfield , IL

Address

P.O. Box 19662, Springfield , IL
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Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

Springfield , IL

About

Bio

Currently, Dr. Stack is Professor and Chairman of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at the Southern Illinois School of Medicine, Springfield, IL. Dr. Stack has authored over 200 peer-reviewed papers, chapters, books, and internet articles. He has presented at over 300 meetings regionally, nationally, and internationally. He collaborates on grants from the NIH. Dr. Stack has appeared on, or been cited by, local and national media numerous times. He serves on numerous editorial boards. Dr. Stack is listed in Best Doctors of America (since 2006), Guide to Americas Top Surgeons (since 2004), Guide to Americas Top Physicians (since 2009), Castle and Connolly Top Doctors and Cancer Specialists (since 2014), and Top Thyroid Doctors (since 2004).

Specialties
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Head and Neck Surgery

Doctor Q&A

267 Answers
131 Agrees
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brendan Stack jr., md, facs, face
Head and Neck Surgery 32 years experience
Synthroid: Being 2 months post op, and supposedly having been started on or had a weight based dose correction for the hormone replacement, you are at the right time to get thyroid function testing (Free T4 and TSH) and any indicated dose adjustments.
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brendan Stack jr., md, facs, face
Head and Neck Surgery 32 years experience
Treating vit d: I don’t think you have secondary HPT. With vitamin d replenishment, your calcium may increase. You need to look into primary HPT if the data you provided is correct.
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brendan Stack jr., md, facs, face
Head and Neck Surgery 32 years experience
Timing of hys: You should be ok. Get your doctors approval. Let your anesthesiologist know.

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This was very helpful. Thanks! thanks, i just wish things would show up on bloodwork so i can get some help, im taking kelp right now
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank you for the explanation!
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Your answer made me feel good! Thanks :)

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Eastern Virginia Medical School, VA
Graduated 1989MD

Residency

University of S. Florida

Awards

"Best Doctors in America"
2001- 2012 Castle & Connolly's America's Top Doctors List (annual)
distinguished service award

Affiliations

American Academy Of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery
American Thyroid Association
American Head And Neck Society
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