Terry C. Lairmore, MD, FACS

Surgical Oncologist
Baylor Scott & White Health

Director, Division of Surgical Oncology

General Surgery, Surgical Oncology, Endocrine Surgery, Gastrointestinal Cancer

Patient Care Emphasis
Adrenocortical Carcinoma, Breast Surgery, Cancer, Carcinoid Syndrome, Fibroadenoma - Breast, Fine Needle Aspiration of the Thyroid, Gastrointestinal Surgery, Graves Disease, Hyperaldosteronism, Hyperparathyroidism, Insulinoma, Intraoperative Laryngeal Nerve Monitoring During Thyroid & Parathyroid Surgery, Medullary Carcinoma of Thyroid, Minimally Invasive Radio-Guided Parathyroidectomy w/Intra-operative Parathyroid Hormone Level Monitoring, Minimally Invasive/Laparoscopic Procedures, Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia (MEN) I, Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia (MEN) II, Pancreatic Cancer & Other Tumors or Masses, Parathyroid Gland Removal, Pheochromocytoma, Retrosternal Thyroid, Robotic Surgery, Thyroid Nodule, Thyroid Cancer - Papillary Carcinoma, Thyroid & Parathyroid Surgery, Parathyroid Surgery - Minimally Invasive, Adrenalectomy, Adrenal Tumor Surgery - Minimally Invasive and Robotic, Pancreatic Islet Cell Tumor, Melanoma, Sarcoma

Board Certification
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Surgery

  • Baylor Scott & White Appointment
    May 4, 2005

  • Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN, MD, 1988
  • Baylor University, Waco, TX, BS, 1984

  • Specialty Training
  • Research Genetics Fellowship, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
  • General Surgery Residency, Barnes Hospital, St. Louis, MO

  • Faculty Rank - Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine
    Professor of Surgery

    Awards and Honors
  • Valedictorian and Founder's Medal, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, 1988
  • Vanderbilt Third Year Surgery Clerkship Award, 1987
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, 1986
  • Phi Beta Kappa, Baylor University, 1984
  • Summa Cum Laude, Baylor University, 1984

  • Languages Spoken

    Music, outdoors, nature photography

    Patient Ratings

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    Friendliness/Courtesy of Provider

    4.9 out of 5
    Provider Concern for Questions/Worries

    4.8 out of 5
    Provider Efforts to Include in Decisions

    4.8 out of 5
    Time Provider Spent with Patient

    4.8 out of 5
    Likelihood of Recommending Provider

    4.9 out of 5
    Wait Time at Clinic

    4.6 out of 5

    Patient Comments



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