Interventional Thyroidologists IT Training Programs: How to Get Started in Thyroid Tumor Ablation for Endocrinologists. With the formation of the Thyroid Tumor Ablation website,thyroidablation.net, and the American Association of Clinical...More info
Thyroid Tumor Ablation 101: Radiofrequency Ablation RFA of Thyroid cysts and Benign Thyroid Nodules Jung Hwan Baek, MD et al Korean J Radiol. 2011 Sep-Oct; 12(5): 525–540. 1. Surgery is curative, surgery has several drawbacks and the efficacy of...More info
Radiofrequency ablation for treatment of benign thyroid nodules. Comments on this article by Dr.Guttler If you have a benign thyroid nodule consider traveling to Korea or Italy for RFA instead of thyroid surgery in the USA. RFA is pending FDA...More info
What Patients Are Candidates for Thyroid Surgery Alternative Treatment with Radiofrequency Ablation RFA?
I make comments on this article and how it has changed since 2012. Dong Gyu Na et al Korean J Radiol. 2012 Mar-Apr; 13(2): 117–125. Go to: INDICATIONS Radiofrequency ablation can be used to treat benign thyroid nodules. RFA is not recommend...More info
Revolutionary Devices and Techniques in the Use of The Radiofrequency ablation for thyroid nodules cysts and thyroid cancer.
Revolutionary Devices and Techniques in the Use of The Radiofrequency ablation for thyroid nodules cysts and thyroid cancer. These devices and techniques make RFA even safer and allows endocrinologists to train in RFA and eventually do procedures...More info
Thyroid Goiter 101: The Good, Bad and Ugly of Iodine Ingestion. Iodine deficiency causes goiter and hypothyroidism in many countries. However, many countries including the USA are not. Excess iodine ingestion in the form of thyroid support...More info
Santa Monica Thyroid Center Richard Guttler MD,FACE,ECNU, Thyroid Tumor Ablation Thyroidologist Frequent Asked Questions: What you want to know about thyroid nodular goiters and thyroid cancer. Google search “Thyroid Cancer alternatives...More info
Scare Tactics by ENT Surgeon About Ethanol Ablation #2 ” PEI causes pain and inflammation” Case history; Patient wanted an Evaluation to see if he was a candidate for PEI or RFA. 54 Y/O male with a visible thyroid nodule comes to me...More info
AFTN, Toxic Nodule in a Teenager: Alternatives to Surgery Some patients with autonomously functioning thyroid nodules (AFTN) are not suitable for surgery or radioiodine therapy. Being a 13 Y/O would be one reason for concern for the family...More info
ENT Surgeon Scare Tactics: Tells Mother Anything But Surgery is Malpractice in Treating Her Daughter
ENT Surgeon Scare Tactics: Tells Mother Anything But Surgery is Malpractice in Treating Her Daughter. Surgeon uses scare tactics to keep a patient from getting outside opinions. This is a new scare tactic claims anyone who recommends any other...More info
Thyroid RF Tumor Ablation 101 The Basics “RF ablation is a safe and effective alternative to surgery for treating benign, nonfunctioning, or autonomously functioning nodules as well as for recurrent thyroid cancers.” Comments: Thyroid...More info
Thyroid Ablation Master Class 101: What is involved in my one on one thyroid ablation class? 1.Master’s Class Teachers Richard B. Guttler MD,FACE,ECNU ( Dr.G.) Matthew Foss Thyroid Sonographer 2. Location: 1328 16 street Santa Monica CA...More info