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Lindsay Hargitai
Dr. med. univ. Lindsay Hargitai

Department of General Surgery (Division of Visceral Surgery)
Position: Doctor-in-training

ORCID: 0000-0002-9363-8323


Adrenal Glands; Adrenalectomy; Cryopreservation; Endocrine Surgical Procedures; Endocrine System; Graves Disease; Hyperparathyroidism; Neuroendocrine Tumors; Thyroid Diseases

Research group(s)

Research interests

  • Thyroid (differentiated thyroid cancer, medullary thyroid carcinoma, Graves' disease, benign diseases)
  • Parathyroid (primary and renal hyperparathyroidism, parathyroid carcinoma, cryopreservation)
  • Adrenal tumours (hormone syndromes, neuroendocrine tumours)
  • Hereditary endocrine disorders (ie. multiple endocrine neoplasia)

Techniques, methods & infrastructure

  • Clinical Research (Large data analysis)
  • Retrospective and Prospective clinical trials
  • Standard laboratory techniques (ELISA, Immunhistochemistry, Western Blot, etc.)
  • Cryopreservation (Viability Assay, Functional assay)


  • Prospective Randomized Clinical: Trial of Total Thyroidectomy (Tx) versus Thionamides (Anti-Thyroid Drugs) in Patients with Moderate-to-Severe Graves’ Ophthalmopathy - a 1-year Follow-up (2017)
    Source of Funding: Medical Scientific Fund of the Mayor of the City of Vienna, Endocrine Surgery
    Coordinator of the collaborative project