2020 The Year of Thyroid Radiofrequency Ablation RFA by Interventional Thyroidologists. Typical benign nodule in a patient with symptomatic and cosmetic issues who does not want surgery. Ideal candidate for thyroid RF. FDA approved thyroid RF is...More info
Dr.Guttler’s Comments: Using the same system I use in my office they treated a patient with RF Medical Korea system to ablate the PTA. Overall, the results of our study supported the results of previous studies about the use of...More info
Parathyroid Adenoma Treated without surgery by Radiofrequency ablation RFA. Dr.Guttler’s comments 1. 9 cases without complications were treated with RFA. 2. The electrodes were bigger than we use in my office. 3. We don’t need a...More info
Singapore Med J. 2013 Jul;54(7):e137-40. Percutaneous sonography-guided radiofrequency ablation in the management of parathyroid adenoma. Xu SY1, Wang Y, Xie Q, Wu HY. Abstract Parathyroid adenoma is a major cause of primary hyperparathyroidism...More info
Parathyroid Adenoma No Surgery 101: Radiofrequency Ablation for Parathyroid Adenoma. Dr.Guttler’s Comments: These cases were done without the use of microdissection to move the PTA away from the recurrent nerve.Dextrose infusions to move...More info
PTA No Surgery 101: Radiofrequency Ablation RFA for Parathyroid Adenoma PTA. Inferior parathyroid adenoma is the most common location and is the best for RF ablation using Dextrose microdissection before the ablation. Dr.Guttler’s Comments...More info
RFA 101:Video of Radiofrequency Ablation of thyroid nodule done in Korea by by Dr.Sim and Cho in the Sim Clinic. This is an outpatient procedure and does not need general or conscience sedation only local Lidocaine injection of the thyroid...More info
Thyroid Cancer and Radiofrequency Ablation RF 101: Why Active Surveillance is Not an Attractive Alternative to Surgery.
Thyroid Cancer and Radiofrequency Ablation 101: Why Active Surveillance AS is Not an the most attractive alternative to Surgery to US cancer patients. Dr.Guttler’s comments: 1. Efforts to increase AS adoption in the U.S. should focus on...More info
No More Surgery/Parathyroid Adenoma 101: Alternative Therapy with Radiofrequency and Ethanol Ablation.
No More Surgery/Parathyroid Adenoma PTA 101: Alternative Therapy with Radiofrequency RF and Ethanol Ablation PEI in selected cases. Dr.Guttler’s comments: Call me for details if you have a PTA. Ask for Alicia. 310-393-8860 or email to...More info
Thyroid No Surgery: Radiofrequency RFA and Ethanol Ablation: PEI for Thyroid Cancer Recurrent Lymph Nodes
Thyroid No Surgery: Radiofrequency RFA and Ethanol Ablation: PEI for Thyroid Cancer Recurrent Lymph Nodes. Great video from Mayo Clinic, but you will pay much more to have this done at a major medical center by radiologists. The outpatient simple...More info
Master’s Class in Radiofrequency Ablation: Practice moving shot technique with phantom when you don’t have a generator. The endocrinologist uses this phantom to practice moving shot technique during and after my class until they get...More info
Thyroid No Surgery 101: Ethanol ablation PEI for a Large Symptomatic Benign Thyroid I film a simple office procedure to treat this large benign thyroid cyst. No need for surgery or even this procedure done in the hospital. Radiologists have to...More info