ALBANY, N.Y., October 11, 2006 —Todd Beyer, M.D., a general surgeon, has joined the staff of Albany Medical Center and has been named assistant professor of surgery at Albany Medical College. Dr. Beyer comes to Albany Med from Rush University Medical Center and Cook County Hospital in Chicago where he completed an endocrine surgery fellowship.
Dr. Beyer performs a variety of general surgery procedures including breast surgery and has advanced training in endocrine surgery, including that for thyroid cancer and nodules, adrenal disease, neuroendocrine tumors and hyperparathyroidism.
A native of California, Dr. Beyer completed a residency in general surgery at Virginia Mason Medical Center in Seattle and a surgical research fellowship at the Benaroya Research Institute at Virginia Mason where he performed basic science research. He received his medical degree from the University of Texas Health Sciences Center at San Antonio.
Dr. Beyer lives with his wife, Erica Beyer, R.N., and two daughters in Delmar.