Thyroid Surgery 101: Too Many Total Removals of the Thyroid Gland for Thyroid Cancer Even With Recent Less Aggressive Guidelines. DR.Guttler’s comments: The number of total thyroidectomies has not gone down despite recommendations...More info
Thyroid Surgery 101: Too Many Surgical Site Infections. Dr.Guttler’s Comments: More reason to be sure the thyroid surgery is need by getting expert outside network second opinions. NHS hospitals in England, surgery results in over 100,000...More info
How to Become An Endocrinologist Doing Their Own Biopsies and Ethanol and Radiofrequency Ablation Procedures.
How to Become An Endocrinologist Doing Their Own Biopsies and Ethanol and Radiofrequency Ablation Procedures. RFA is approved in the USA and clinical trials are on-going. Learn two basic new methods to save your patients from unnecessary thyroid...More info
Thyroid Nodule 101: Norville Case is a Wake up Call to Primary Physicians: Look at the neck when doing the physical.
Thyroid Nodule 101: Norville Case is a Wake up Call to Primary Physicians: Look at the neck when doing the physical or face the patient’s rath when the cancer was discovered by a fan instead of them. Deborah Norville’s primary missed...More info
Thyroid Nodules 101: Don’t Want Surgery? OK but Don’t Wait to Have Alternative Therapy Until it Is Too Late!
Massive Thyroid Cystic Nodular Goiter Seen in 2019 to large for either ethanol or Radiofrequency ablation.. 900 cc cystic thyroid nodule after removal of 725 ml brown fluid. As it grew bigger the patient refused to consider surgery and looked for...More info
Endocrinologists Doing Their Own Thyroid Needle biopsies Can Add New Procedures to their Bottom Line.
Endocrinologists Doing Their Own Thyroid Needle biopsies Can Add New Procedures to their Bottom Line. Over the last 40 years I have pioneered new procedures to enhance patient care for those with thyroid goiters,nodules and cancer. Office based...More info
Thyroid Cancer Nodule Picked Up off TV. Dr.Guttler’s comments. Many times my wife and I comment on the possible nodule or goiter on close up images of TV personalities. Some were notified and came in or went to their own physicians. My...More info
Reasons to Insist on an Endocrinologists to evaluate and if needed do the thyroid needle biopsy. DR. Brittany Henderson endocrinologist does over 100 biopsies a year. Dr.Guttler’s List: Your primary is not qualified to do a complete...More info
Thyroid Biopsy 101: Endocrinologists are better at adequacy than radiologists. 5% of biopsies done by radiologists are inadequate and patients need rebiopsy.The first biopsy should have been done by an endocrinologist to save patients for a...More info
Professor Jung Hwan Baek’s Textbook on Thyroid RFA for Nodules and Cancer: A Review Dr.Guttler’s Review: Professor Baek’s 40 page test just released on the internet is a concise work covering the history, physics...More info
Thyroid Cancer and Radiation Exposure 101: 40 Years After Three Mile Island Dr.Guttler’s comments: 1. Radioactive steam and waste water were released from the plant. 2.People who were near TMI during the accident and developed thyroid...More info
Thyroid disease 101: Dark Patches, Rings or Pigmentation: A Sign of Thyroid Disease? Acanthosis nigriacans could be a sign of thyroid problems. Technical term for dark patches of skin is acanthosis nigricans. Neck rings may suggest a hormone...More info