Shelby Holt, M.D., is an endocrine surgeon at Children’s Health℠.
Dr. Holt received her medical degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center and completed general surgery residency training at UT Southwestern.
Dr. Holt treats a wide range of thyroid and parathyroid diseases, including hyperparathyroidism, thyroid cancer, thyroid masses and tumors and thyroid nodules. In fact, she performs nearly 400 thyroid and parathyroid surgeries each year, making her one of the most experienced surgeons for that specialty in Dallas.
I like that I can make a significant impact on my patients’ lives using a very well-tolerated surgical procedure.
A D Magazine Best Doctor, Dr. Holt prides herself on offering excellent patient care in addition to technical expertise. It’s one of the reasons she chose to focus on thyroid and parathyroid surgery. “I like that I can make a significant impact on my patients’ lives using a very well-tolerated surgical procedure, “she says.
Dr. Holt serves as a Co-Director of the Bimonthly Thyroid Cancer Conference at UT Southwestern and is a reviewer for Surgery, the World Journal of Surgery and the Annals of Surgical Oncology.
Dr. Holt is a member of a number of professional societies, including the American College of Surgeons, the American Association of Endocrine Surgeons, the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, the International Association of Endocrine Surgeons, the Western Surgical Association, the Texas Surgical Society and the Parkland Surgical Society.