Dr.Guttler’s Rules to Avoid Unnecessary Thyroid Surgery First always question your physician as to why they want a thyroid ultrasound TUS. There should be no screening thyroid ultrasounds. There must be indications for one. If you have a...More info
DR.Guttler’s comments. 43 Y/O F one month right arm and shoulder pain with weakness and tingling in the arm.She had no neck symptoms and no enlarged thyroid gland in the neck area. X Ray of the shoulder showed a mass in the chest by arrow...More info
Dr.Guttler’s Life 101: Pictures from 2011 Presenting Ethanol paper atNational meeting 1000 meter rifle range in Michigan Lake Northern Pike Master Class endocrinologist doing a radioiodine uptake test. Endocrine neck ultrasound class...More info
Thyroid Nodules 101: What happens if you have a thyroid nodule? Dr.Guttler’s comments: You might be looking in the mirror while shaving or fastening a necklace when you first see it. The doctor might feel it during a routine physical exam...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 Goiter and Nodules 101: What you need to Know. A swelling in the neck due to an enlarged thyroid gland is called a goiter. Worldwide, the most common cause of thyroid goiter is iodine deficiency. However, this is becoming a rarer...More info
Thyroid No Surgery 101: Dr.Guttler’s Rules to Avoid Unnecessary Thyroid Surgery for a diagnosis of thyroid cancer by biopsy. Update:
Thyroid No Surgery 101: Dr.Guttler’s Rules to Avoid Unnecessary Thyroid Surgery for a diagnosis of thyroid cancer by biopsy. Two Concepts: Active Surveillance and NIFT-P Never have thyroid surgery when told you have thyroid...More info
Thyroid Biopsy 101: Thyroid FNA cytology yields an indeterminate result for about 20% of nodules, preventing a definitive diagnosis and hampering patient management.
Thyroid Biopsy 101: Thyroid FNA cytology yields an indeterminate result for about 20% of nodules, preventing a definitive diagnosis and hampering patient management. Dr.Guttler’s Comments on this article: Do Not Go to Surgery with...More info
September 25, 2017 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...More info
Thyroid Awareness Month January is thyroid awareness month, so get ready to be made aware. There are two main conditions that arise when your thyroid isn’t functioning properly. Hyperthyroidism means your thyroid is producing hormones too...More info