Terry C. Lairmore, MD, FACS

Surgical Oncologist

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

  • 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


    Temple Clinic
    2401 S. 31st St.
    Temple, TX 76508