Thyroid Nodule Radiofrequency Alternative Therapy to Surgery: A Video By Dr.Roberto Valcavi. There are differences in my method compared to his. I do not use conscience sedation but just thyroid capsule lidocaine injection.There are no...More info
Thyroid No Surgery: A patient’s Own Story “Dr. Guttler just saved me from total thyroidectomy. I was told I had cancer and it needed to come out. He re scanned me and did a fine needle aspiration. Turns out I do not have cancer. I...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
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
Thyroglossal Duct Cyst 101: Ethanol Ablation Therapy PEI for Adults and Children. The standard therapy for TGD cyst is surgery. However there may be patients who do not want surgery. There is an example of another reason to have PEI and that is...More info
Hashimoto’s ( CHT ) Nodules and Thyroid Cancer 101: Increased Risk with Nodules in CHT. Goiter in CHT which could harbor a thyroid cancer. Read below. Dr.Guttler’s Comments: 1. CHT can make...More info
Benign Tumor Mimics Papillary Thyroid Cancer; Hyalinizing Trabecular Tumor (HTT ) of the Thyroid. Pre-op Diagnosis by Genomic Marker Saves Total Thyroidectomy.
Benign Tumor Mimics Papillary Thyroid Cancer; Hyalinizing Trabecular Tumor (HTT ) of the Thyroid. Pre-op Diagnosis by Genomic Marker Saves Total Thyroidectomy. Dr.Guttler’s Comments: When a nodule looks like papillary cancer on USG...More info
Parathyroid Cysts 101: They Can Be Anywhere Even in the thyroid gland and down into the chest. Dr.Guttler’s comments: Parathyroid Cysts are rare but I have seen 10 cases in my practice. I have treated larger ones and ones with symptoms with...More info
Thyroid Nodules 101: Just like Real Estate Location,Location,Location. DR.Guttler’s Comments: The thyroid nodule location within the thyroid gland can be a predictor of a thyroid cancer nodule. Zhang F et al in Endo Practice 25(2)...More info
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
Thyroid Cancer 101: Why you need a complete neck evaluation before the cancer surgery to prevent persistent disease post surgery.
Thyroid Cancer 101: Why you need a complete neck evaluation before the cancer surgery to prevent persistent disease post surgery. Dr.Guttler’s comments: 20 % of thyroid cancer patients have disease events after the original...More info
Thyroid Surgery 101: Why Your Quality of Life is Decreased with Unnecessary Thyroid Surgery. Patients diagnosed with differentiated thyroid cancer (DTC), particularly those who underwent total thyroidectomies vs hemithyroidectomies, report a wide...More info