Dr.Guttler’s comments: Dr.Hands was one of the first endocrinologist to take my master’s class in interventional thyroidology. I am proud of my fellow interventional thyroidologist who left the university to strike out on her own...More info
Presentation entitled: Benign Thyroid Nodules: Safe and Less Expensive Radiofrequency Ablation RFA Treatment in a Private Endocrinologist’s Office. AACE National Meeting Washington DC on May 7-10 8 2020. Objective Thyroid RFA is a first...More info
New Technology for Thyroid Nodule Radiofrequency Ablation: Adjustable Hot Tip. Dr.Guttler’s comments: 1. This is a great advance in the treatment of benign thyroid nodules. 2. It is not available in the USA at this time. 3. The peripheral...More info
Thyroid Cancer Inoperable: A place for Thyroid RFA to relieve symptoms and shrink the tumor.Dr.Guttler’s comments: 16 cases treated with RFA under local anesthesia. Tumor volume was 9 ml ( 0.1-34 ) 6/16 complete...More info
Thyroid No Surgery: Thyroid Nodule RFA Case presentation by Dr.Roberto Valcavi. Nodule decreased 77% in 6 months with relief of symptoms and cosmetic issues.. Ablation by RFA of a benign, normally functioning thyroid nodule: clinical and...More info
I am a member of TNT:The international society founded by Dr.Roberto Valcavi about thyroid nodule thermal ablation RFA.
I am a member of TNT:The international society founded by Dr.Roberto Valcavi about thyroid nodule thermal ablation RFA. richard-guttler-tnt-society I visited Dr.Valcavi in 2014 and heard his lectures and observed his methods of RFA and ablated...More info
The ABC’s of Learning Endocrinologist Office Based Thyroid Radiofrequency Ablation RFA. If endocrinologists don’t learn thyroid RF it will be controlled by surgeons and radiologists. Thyroid RF is the most exciting procedure to come...More info
Thyroid No Surgery: Very Large Benign Nodule Treated with combination Ethanol/Radiofrequency Ablation
18 months before ethanol and RFA combination therapy After 1 ethanol and 3 RFA treatments. The patient had a large complex cystic solid nodule as seen in this picture before treatment.Her doctors insisted that surgery was the only answer. She...More info
How To Become a Clinical Thyroidologist with Training in Radiofrequency Ablation RFA of Thyroid Nodules and Cancer?
How To Become a Clinical Thyroidologist with Training in Radiofrequency Ablation RFA of Thyroid Nodules and Cancer? No endocrine society such as American thyroid association ,Endocrine society, or American Association of clinical...More info
One of the first papers on the use of Thyroid RF by endocrinologists in an office setting will be presented at AACE 2020 in May in Washington DC. These 12 cases were done in my ultrasound room with local Lidocaine only. They had only minor pain...More info
Long-Term Outcomes After RFA of Thyroid Nodules. Dr.Guttler’s comments on the letter to the editor. 1. Regrowth after Thyroid RF occurs. 2. Initial volume, vascularity, solidity, and location near dangerous structures are reasons for...More info