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
Thyroid Abscess 101: Usually a Post OP Surgical Complication. Dr.Guttler’s Comments: Recurrent mass occuring after thyroid surgery can be an abscess from a stitch left in. Antibiotics, incision and drainage may be all that is need. Another...More info
Thyroglossal Duct Cyst 101: Ethanol Ablation: Safe Treatment Without Surgery and No Scar! Dr.Guttler’s comments: A biopsy was done to confirm the benign nature of the TGD cyst. 11 patients with TGDC were treated. The initial volume of the...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 Nodule No surgery 101: Avoid Surgery with Thyroid Ablation. Dr.Guttler’s comments. 1. Single Radiofrequency Ablation RFA Has Long-Term Effects on Benign Thyroid Nodules. 2. (RFA) is safe and may have a long-lasting effect in...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