Thyroid No Surgery 101: Benign Thyroid Nodules and Goiters. Patients Who Did Not Want Surgery and Came to Me for Alternative therapy with Ethanol PEI or Radiofrequency Ablation RFA. Just a few of my cases pre-treatment pictures. All had either...More info
Thyroid Nodules 101: Alternative Therapy with Ethanol PEI Dr.Guttler’s comments: PEI for thyroid nodules has been available in the US for many years but is under-utilized as an effective alternative to thyroid surgery Primary care to...More info
Thyroid Cancer Alternative Therapy 101: Percutaneous Ethanol Injection PEI vs Re-operation for Locally Recurrent Papillary Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Cancer Alternative Therapy 101: Percutaneous Ethanol Injection PEI vs Re-operation for Locally Recurrent Thyroid cancer . Tatyana E. Fontenot,et al JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2015;141(6):512-518. Dr.Guttler’s...More info
Small Papillary Thyroid Cancers 101: Ethanol Ablation PEI is an Alternative to Surgery or Active Surveillance.
Percutaneous ethanol PEI effective for small papillary thyroid cancers SIPC. Small non-invasive papillary thyroid cancer for PEI. Alternative to surgery Dr.Guttler’s comments: PEI is an outpatient procedure which may represent an...More info
Thyroid Cyst Therapy PEI 101: Treating Thyroid Cysts at Home. 35 Y/O female with a benign cystic thyroid nodule was told she needed surgery. Benign thyroid cyst seen on thyroid ultrasound She did not want surgery and was unable to find an...More info
Thyroid cancer 101: Because thyroid cancer is not usually fatal, the findings suggest that physicians sometimes offer unnecessary testing to avoid being sued.
Thyroid cancer 101: Because thyroid cancer is not usually fatal, the findings suggest that physicians sometimes offer unnecessary testing to avoid being sued. Dr.Guttler’s Comments. Most of the extra cases of thyroid cancer recently are...More info
New Review for Guttler Richard B MD 1328 16th St Santa Monica, CA 90404 Patsy R. 2/3/2019 I consulted Dr. Guttler in November 2018 for a thyroid nodule that was noticed during my annual physical exam. I had done research on the number of...More info
Patient’s comments after my thyroid consultation for her very large Goiter. “You were the most professional Dr. I have ever seen. You were able to do all the tests quickly and spent a lot of time making sure everything was done...More info
Thyroid Nodules 101: Massive Goiter Treated for Years with Neck Message and Fruit Cleanses by Naprapaths. 2019 Quackery
Thyroid Nodules 101: Massive Goiter Treated for Years with Neck Message and Fruit Cleanses by Naprapaths. 2019 Quackery Dr.Guttler’s comments: I recently saw a 40 Y/O female with a large neck scarf hiding a very large even massive goiter...More info
Thyroid Cancer 101: Hodgkin Lymphoma Link Dr.Guttler’s comments: Survivors of childhood Hodgkin lymphoma are at an increased risk of developing thyroid cancer. They need to be screened by neck exam and thyroid ultrasound. The incidence of...More info
Thyroid Disease 101: A Link: Psoriasis And Autoimmune Thyroid Disease. Dr.Guttler’s comments: Patients with psoriatic disease have an increased risk for thyroid disease, including hyperthyroidism, hypothyroidism, thyroiditis, and certain...More info
Hürthle Cells HC in Thyroid Disease. It is not all about Hurthle Cell Neoplasm or Cancer. The cytology above is of Hurthle cell metaplasia in a Hashimoto’s thyroiditis. This is not Hurthle cell neoplasm or cancer. HC are seen in all thyroid...More info