The Thyroid Institute of Utah staffs some of the most experienced and qualified thyroid specialists in the Intermountain West. Our doctors diagnose and medically or surgically treat all thyroid and parathyroid conditions. When needed, our doctors also coordinate specialty care with Pathology, Radiology, Nuclear Medicine, and Radiation Oncology.
Konstantinos Segkos, MD, ECNU
Dr. Segkos trained in Internal Medicine at the University of Massachusetts and then completed an Endocrinology fellowship at Ohio State University. Dr. Segkos is a member of the American Thyroid Association, American Academy of Clinical Endocrinologists, and the Endocrine Society. He is an expert in ultrasounds and has ECNU certification, which is a professional certification in the field of neck ultrasonography for physicians who perform consultations and diagnostic evaluations for thyroid and parathyroid disorders through both diagnostic ultrasound and ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration. Although a fully-trained endocrinology expert in all hormonal disorders, Dr. Segkos has a special interest in thyroid dysfunction, thyroid nodules and cancer, and parathyroid disorders.
Todd W Frieze, MD, FACP, FACE, ECNU, CCD
Dr. Frieze attended medical school at Emory University, completed an Internal Medicine internship and residency at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Ohio, and completed an Endocrinology fellowship at Wilford Hall Medical Center at Lackland Air Force Base in Texas. Dr. Frieze is board certified in Endocrinology by the American Board of Internal Medicine and has special training in thyroid imaging and bone density imaging. He is a member of the American Thyroid Association, American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, Endocrine Society, American Society for Bone and Mineral Research, and the International Society for Clinical Densitometry. He has more than 20 years of experience in the field of endocrinology and has performed thousands of thyroid/neck ultrasounds and thyroid biopsies. Dr. Frieze provides treatment for a variety of endocrine disorders, including thyroid, parathyroid, osteoporosis and metabolic bone, calcium, adrenal, and pituitary.
Sharla Morgan, APRN FNP-C
Sharla received a Master's Degree in Nursing at Brigham Young University and is certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. As she herself has struggled with thyroid cancer, Sharla can relate to patients and their concerns. She can provide information and counsel based on personal experience regarding the medical treatment for thyroid disorders. Learn about her story by clicking here.
Seth Riddle, MD
With a medical degree from the University of Utah School of Medicine and a residency at Oregon Health Sciences University as an otolaryngologist, Dr. Riddle has the training and experience to treat thyroid patients using state-of-the-art equipment and techniques. Dr. Riddle is board certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology. Since starting his practice in 1998, Dr. Riddle has treated over 1,500 patients with thyroid disease and performed over 1,000 thyroid/parathyroid surgical procedures.
Kirt Beus, MD
Dr. Beus graduated from Saint Louis University School of Medicine in 2000 and then completed a residency in otolaryngology at Penn State in Hershey, Pennsylvania. At Penn State he received specific training on minimally invasive surgical thyroid procedures. Dr. Beus is board certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology and is also a fellow of the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery.
Scott Shipley, MD
Dr. Shipley attended medical school at Saint Louis University and finished his otolaryngology residency at Ohio State University. Dr. Shipley is board certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology and is a fellow of the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery.
Jordan Schramm, MD
Dr. Schramm is our pediatric thyroid surgeon. He attended medical school at the University of Rochester, completed an ENT residency at the University of Nebraska, and then finished a fellowship in Pediatric Otolaryngology at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. Dr. Schramm is board certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology and is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics and American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology.