Endocrinologist in Master’s class doing cyst ethanol ablation on models. Large symptomatic thyroid complex cystic nodule treated with PEI. Paper on Parathyroid cysts treated with ethanol at national end rice meeting. My first and only Wild...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
Hypothyroidism 101: Do You Have Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis CHT as the Cause? Dr.Guttler’s comments: You may be diagnosed with subclinical hypothyroidism SCH if you have a thyroid function test indicating normal thyroxine (T4)...More info
Thyroid No Surgery 101: Patients Who Did Not Want Surgery and Came to Me for Alternative therapy with Ethanol PEI or Radiofrequency Ablation RFA for their Benign Thyroid Nodules.
Thyroid No Surgery 101: Benign Thyroid Nodules and Goiters. Patients Who Did Not Want Surgery and Came to Me for Alternative therapy with Ethanol PEI or Radiofrequency Ablation RFA. Just a few of my cases pre-treatment pictures. All had either...More info
Thyroid Nodules 101: Alternative Therapy with Ethanol PEI Dr.Guttler’s comments: PEI for thyroid nodules has been available in the US for many years but is under-utilized as an effective alternative to thyroid surgery Primary care to...More info
Thyroid Disease Treatment 101: Don’t be fooled by Thyroid Supplement Claims. Just Say No! Typical thyroid Supplement with excess iodine ( 250 mcgs) including Kelp for the US market which does not need it with 300 mcg in the food we eat...More info
Thyroid Cyst Therapy PEI 101: Treating Thyroid Cysts at Home. 35 Y/O female with a benign cystic thyroid nodule was told she needed surgery. Benign thyroid cyst seen on thyroid ultrasound She did not want surgery and was unable to find an...More info
Active Thyroid Cancer Surveillance AS 101: How to keep your thyroid without surgery for micro-papillary cancers.
Active Thyroid Cancer Surveillance AS 101: How to keep your thyroid without surgery for micro-papillary cancers. A study from Korea. Oh et al Thyroid 28(12) 2018 1587 Dr.Guttler’s Comments Tumor volume is a better index or growth...More info
DR.Guttler’s comments: Potassium iodide KI protects the thyroid gland from radioactive iodine exposure. It prevents the thyroid gland from taking up radioactive forms of iodine that may be released in the event of a Chernobyl-type accident...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