Aida Taye
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About Me

Aida Taye, MD, is a board-certified general surgeon and Director of the Renal Hyperparathyroidism Surgery Program. She 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.

Learn more about our Endocrine Surgery Program here.

Learn more about our Renal Hyperparathyroidism Surgery Program here

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Hospital Affiliations
  • Mount Sinai Beth Israel
  • Mount Sinai Morningside
  • The Derfner Foundation Ambulatory Surgery Center
  • Mount Sinai Brooklyn
  • Mount Sinai Queens
  • The Mount Sinai Hospital
  • New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai
  • Mount Sinai West