Thyroid Microcancer 101: What we learned from the Japanese Studies. Thyroid 28(1) 2018: p.23 Miyauchi A. et al Dr.Guttler comments on this article. 1.10 years on 1235 patients 2. Only 8 % grew > 3mm. 3. Only 4% had node metastaic disease in...More info
Thyroid Cancer 101: Active Surveillance AS: What is It and Can I Be Treated by Just Follow up examinations without extensive thyroid surgery?
Thyroid Cancer 101: Active Surveillance What is It and Can I Be Treated by Just Follow up examinations without surgery? Comments by Dr.Guttler. The Japanese experience is quite positive for AS but the population in Japan is different than the...More info
Thyroid No Surgery 101: Two Non-Surgery Options for Small <1.5 cm Micro-papillary Cancers. Active Surveillance: A deferred follow up system keeping the cancer in the neck and only if it grows >3 mm over time will there ever by a rescue...More info
Thyroid Cancer No Surgery 101: Low risk primary micro-papillary thyroid cancer alternatives to surgery
Thyroid Cancer No Surgery 101: Low risk primary micro-papillary thyroid cancer alternatives to surgery Clinical Review State of the Art Review Low risk papillary thyroid cancer BMJ 2014;348:g3045 Juan P Brito, et al Comments by Dr.Guttler...More info
Last chance for endocrinologists to see Professor JH Baek’s Los Angeles Thyroid Radiofrequency Ablation Course.
Last chance to see Professor JH Baek’s First Los Angeles Thyroid Radiofrequency Master’s Ablation Course. Sheraton Grand Hotel Down town Los Angeles March `17 2018 9-2 PM Free admission for course and lunch. Sign up at...More info
Thyroid Cancer No Surgery 2018: You are 25 Years 0ld and Told You Have a Small Micro-Papillary Thyroid Cancer.
Thyroid Cancer No Surgery 2018: You are 25 Years Old and Told You Have a Small Micro-Papillary Thyroid Cancer. What are the alternatives to an immediate thyroidectomy or long term active surveillance? Many patients don’t like either...More info
Thyroid No Surgery 2018: What are your options to avoid surgery with benign cystic or solid Nodules with either symptomatic or cosmetic issues
Thyroid No Surgery 2018: What are your options to avoid surgery with benign cystic or solid nodules with either symptomatic or cosmetic issues.After a complete endocrine evaluation it is determined that your nodule is not cancer you have a series...More info
Primary Care Physician’s 2018 Thyroid Patient Care Resolutions. Resolve to consider thyroid disease as a complicated area that requires consultation with expert endocrinologists. Don’t try to treat the patient without a consultation...More info
2018 in the year I travel to Korea to complete my training in radio frequency ablation RFA for thyroid tumors. In Seoul in will attend a Masters class at Asan Medical center with Professor JHBaek, attend a conference on RFA given by Korean...More info
Thyroid No Surgery 101: Thyroid Cancer Radiofrequency Ablation RFA in 2018 Dr.Guttler Comments on this article: RFA to treat recurrent lateral neck lymph nodes without another neck dissection. RFA when used in combination with...More info
Thyroid Tumor Radiofrequency Ablation RFA Referral Center in Italy. The Centro-Palmer Institute in Reggio Emilia RE, Italy is the location of Dr.Valcavi’s practice. I trained with Dr.Valcavi in his RFA workshop. I expected to be doing RFA...More info
Thyroid No Surgery 101: How to Avoid Unnecessary Testing, Biopsies and Surgery Refuse a thyroid ultrasound if requested by your physician if he or she can not give you an indication that it is really needed. Indications are a palpable nodule...More info