With FDA approval of radiofrequency ablation for thyroid nodules, I am beginning to treat patients in September if they qualify. They must have a benign nodular goiter and have symptoms associated in the neck from the goiter. They also can have...More info
Thyroid No Surgery 101: Radiofrequency Ablation RFA is First Line Treatment for Benign Thyroid Nodules not Surgery! No more unnecessary thyroid surgery for benign goiter nodules. Dr.Guttler’s comments on study: 200 had surgery and 200 had...More info
Hashimoto’s thyroiditis is the usual cause of hypothyroidism and is a risk factor for thyroid cancer.
Hypothyroid 101: Hashimoto’s thyroiditis CHT is the usual cause of hypothyroidism and is a risk factor for thyroid cancer. Even before you are hypothyroid the disease may be present for 20 years with positive antibodies and abnormal...More info
Thyroid No Surgery 101: Dr. Guttler Brings Thyroid Radiofrequency Ablation to Texas On August 3 2019 Dr. Guttler was invited speaker in Austin Texas to several hundred endocrinologists at the Texas chapter of the American Association of...More info
Thyroid No Surgery Benign Nodules 101: Ethanol Ablation Did Not Work? Try Radiofrequency ablation before you sign up for surgery!
Thyroid No Surgery Benign Nodules 101: Ethanol Ablation Did Not Work? Try Radiofrequency ablation before you sign up for surgery! Mixed cyst solid nodule. If ethanol leaves you with continued compressive symptoms go for Radiofrequency ablation...More info
Thyroid No Surgery 101: Radiofrequency Ablation instead of Surgery for Benign Thyroid Nodules. Dr.Guttler’s comments: This article confirms the low complication rates with RF for thyroid nodules. Major complications are rare. Minor ones are...More info
Meet Richard Guttler of Santa Monica Thyroid Ablation Center VoyageLA Staff Share Tweet Pin Today we’d like to introduce you to Richard Guttler. Thanks for sharing your story with us Richard. So, let’s start at the beginning and we can move on...More info
1.Top Ten Google search for “Top Thyroidologist in the USA” ( 8 out of 75,000 results) 2. Top 1,2 google search for “top interventional thyroidologist centers in the US( out of 46,000 results). 3. Top ten google search for top...More info
Top 1, 2 out of 9000 Google searches for an Interventional Thyroidologist. Thyroid No Surgery website is drawing patients from all over North America for ethanol and radiofrequency ablation of benign thyroid nodules thyroglassal duct cysts toxic...More info
Thyroid Cancer 101: Insist your primary look at your neck and examine it. Not just thyroid blood tests..
Thyroid Cancer 101: Insist your primary look at your neck and examine it. Not just get thyroid blood tests. Dr.Guttler’s comments: Another example of a non -physician seeing the nodule and reporting to the person. This is a failure of the...More info
Thyroid Cancer 101: Never have radiation therapy for thyroid cancer without outside second opinion. Dr.Guttler’s comments: There is a very long tail to any treatment with radiation. Years later the patient can have secondary cancers after...More info
Thyroid No Surgery 101: Are You a Candidate for An Alternative Treatment to Thyroid Surgery? When you have a large nodule even if the biopsy was benign, there is a push by local physicians to recommend thyroid surgery as the only option. However...More info