Aida Taye, MD Email Aida Taye
- ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Surgery
- Hospital Affiliations
- The Mount Sinai Hospital
- Mount Sinai Morningside and Mount Sinai West
- Mount Sinai Beth Israel
- Mount Sinai Queens
Aida Taye, MD, is a board-certified general surgeon who specializes in the treatment of benign and malignant thyroid, parathyroid, and adrenal diseases using the latest surgical techniques. In addition to her endocrine surgery practice, Dr. Taye performs minimally invasive general surgery including appendectomy, cholecystectomy, soft tissue mass excisions, hernia repairs, colectomy, and abdominal explorations.
Dr. Taye received her Bachelor of Arts as well as her medical degree from The George Washington University’s combined BA/MD Early Selection Scholar program. Dr. Taye graduated magna cum laude and was elected to the Phi Beta Kappa academic honor society. Dr. Taye then completed her residency in general surgery at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center, where she was appointed the Academic Surgical Chief Resident. Following her residency, Dr. Taye completed a fellowship in endocrine and metabolic surgery at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Dr. Taye is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons (ACS) and an active member of the American Association of Endocrine Surgeons (AAES).
Dr. Taye is involved in various clinical outcomes research projects with the Divisions of Endocrine Surgery and Surgical Oncology. Dr. Taye’s current research interests include molecular characterizations of thyroid nodules, management of hyperparathyoidism, and post-thyroidectomy outcomes. Her work has published in peer-reviewed journals, and she has presented at conferences across the country. Dr. Taye is passionate about sustainable global surgery and has had prior work experience in Ecuador, Sudan, Ethiopia, and India.
Office consultations with Dr. Taye entails a detailed interview and physical exam. Dr. Taye performs her own neck ultrasounds, fine needle thyroid biopsies, and flexible laryngoscopies when indicated.
American Board of Surgery
- Abdominal Hernia
- Adrenal Cortical Carcinoma
- Adrenal Gland Tumors
- Adrenalectomy-Laparoscopic Surgery
- Adrenalectomy-Open Surgery
- Endocrine Pancreas Tumors
- Endocrine Tumors
- Exploratory Laparotomy
- Hernia Repair
- Laparoscopic Hernia Repair
- Laparoscopic Intestinal Surgery
- Lymph Node Biopsy
- Lysis Of Adhesions
- Parathyroid Hyperplasia
- Parathyroid Neoplasia
- Pheochromocytomas And Paragangliomas
- Small Bowel Resection
- Surgery Second Opinion
- Thyroid Cancer
- Thyroid Nodule
MD, George Washington University Hosp.
MD, Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center
MD, Icahn School of Medicine/The Mount Sinai Hospital
MD, The George Washington University School of Medicine
Residency, General Surgery
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Fellowship, Endocrine & Metabolism
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
English, Spanish, Amharic
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