Attention Thyroid Physicians: Webinar on November 1 2020: Office Based Thyroid Nodule RFA for Thyroid Physicians. Description: Speaker: Richard B. Guttler, MD, FACE, ECNU Interventional ThyroidologistSpeaker Background: Since 1974 I have been a...More info
Contemporary Thyroid Nodule and Cancer Treatment: The New Age of Minimally Invasive Treatment. In the paper a Flow sheet for nodules includes a section on compressive and cosmetic symptoms. Treatment Pre Ablation option: Surgery Modern minimally...More info
Recent Addition of micro-papillary thyroid cancers and indeterminate nodules to thyroid diseases that can be treated with radiofrequency ablation RFA.
Image of a small micro-papillary thyroid cancer ideal for thyroid RFA. Recent Addition of micro-papillary thyroid cancers and indeterminate nodules to thyroid diseases that can be treated with radiofrequency ablation RFA. The 2017 Thyroid RFA...More info
Learn Thyroid RFA Now: It is a Game Changer for Thyroid Patients Dear Endocrinologists, I hope you will consider learning thyroid RFA. Thyroid RFA is a game changer for patients with benign thyroid nodules to replace surgery as the first line...More info
How to prevent unnecessary complications? You need to find an expert interventional thyroidologist in the US that has years of training in the procedure.
How to prevent unnecessary complications? You need to find an expert interventional thyroidologist in the US that has years of training in the procedure. Thyroid RFA is now getting exposure in the US since 2018 FDA approval. With many surgeons...More info
What do you expect after thyroid RFA treatment for your benign nodule? Example: 3 ml benign growing before RFA ablation. Recent webinar on RFA from Johns Hopkins details the 0ne month and six moth results in one of their cases. Note early...More info
Are you an ideal candidate for thyroid RFA ? FNA biopsy nodules that are “realistically” related to symptoms or a cosmetic issue. Benign growing thyroid nodules seen on ultrasound.Why WAIT? Solid nodules and cystic nodules not...More info
Thyroid No Surgery 101: Throw away the old ways of treating thyroid nodules and small thyroid cancers.
Thyroid No Surgery 101: Throw away the old ways of treating benign thyroid nodules and small thyroid cancers. The age of thyroid ablation with with radiofrequency ablation RFA is here now but is just beginning to take over the majority of...More info
Thyroid Isthmusectomy for Micropapillary Cancer: Fourth Option for Micropapillary Ca? Dr.Guttler’s comments: 1. 55 Y/O female presented S/P removal of JUST her isthmus for a micropapillary cancer. She had a central neck scar from...More info
Micro-papillary Thyroid Cancer Treatment Options: 1.Surgery 2. Active Surveillance AS 3. RFA Ablation. Alternative #3 RFA without surgery or AS. Biopsy positive micro-papillary at 4.4 mm and 0.036 ml. Method # 3 RFA Case: 37 Y/O male...More info
Management strategy for nerve damage during radiofrequency ablation of thyroid nodules. Dr.Guttler’s comments: Cold Dextrose injected as an emergency when the patient complains of hoarse voice can speed recovery. Of 17 patients who...More info
Dr.Guttler’s comments; 1. Advances in core needle biopsy (CNB) have led to the use of spring-activated single- or double-action needles in thyroid nodule diagnosis. In addition, widespread use of high-resolution US enables accurate...More info