• What is Feline Hyperthyroidism?

    What is Feline Hyperthyroidism?

    Hyperthyroidism is a clinical syndrome due to excess thyroid hormone and its clinical consequences. It is the most common endocrine disease of middle-aged and older domestic cats. A silent killer, it relentlessly takes its toll on body organs.

Welcome to the Cat Thyroid Center

Welcome to the Cat Thyroid Center, a specialty clinic in Florida treating Feline Hyperthyroidism.

These educational pages explain the available treatment options for Feline Hyperthyroidism and how our treatment is a quick and painless cure for your cat!

Working with veterinarians from around the world on a referral basis, our center offers an excellent radioactive treatment program for thyrotoxic cats. It is especially recommended for felines that are poor candidates for the surgical procedures.

The Cat Thyroid Center is located between Tampa and Bradenton on US 41 in Ruskin. Part of the Ruskin Animal Hospital & Cat Clinic, we’ve developed a reputation for excellence and personalized feline care. Find out more about our qualifications.

If you have questions regarding how we can help your hyperthyroid cat, contact us and fill out the Inquiry Form and a representative will contact you.


Recent Patients


Shy little Peewee and his wonderful family.


Dr. Ott with Cuddles and her owner Milo.


Fowler and Mom from Temple Terrace, FL.


Handsome Mugsby with Dr. Ott on treatment day.