Thyroid No Surgery’s Blog is the number one place to learn about your options when presented with a thyroid diagnosis your physicians say can only be treated by thyroid surgery. My blog and website are listed a top site for thyroid...More info
Thyroid Center of Santa Monica Named to 2020 Top Thyroid Blog, Website and Influencers. One of the few only true thyroid physician driven websites and blog. thyroid.com. American thyroid association thyroid.org is one of the others. Thyroid...More info
One Visit Evaluation to See If you are a candidate for alternative therapy with ethanol or radiofrequency ablation with complete testing done by Dr.Guttler in His Office.
One Visit Evaluation to See If you are a candidate for alternative therapy with ethanol PEI or radiofrequency ablation RFA with complete testing done by Dr.Guttler in His Office. Here a list of the thyroid and parathyroid and neck cysts treated...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
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
Spotlight on Dr. Guttler’s Career. After the Army He Received a Two Year NIH Grant to Study Thyroidology. with Dr J.T.Nicoloff at LA County /USC Medical Center in Los Angeles
After returning from my drafted 2 years in the army, I returned to LAC/USC to complete my residency. I began working with my mentor Dr.Nicoloff in clinical and research thyroidology. With his help I received a 2 year NIH fellowship to study under...More info
Thyroid No Surgery 101: Thyroid RFA more effective than Laser Ablation. DR.Guttler’s Comments: 1. In conclusion of this study was that thyroid RFA achieved better volume reduction at six months than Laser. However, the success rate and...More info
Thyroid Hormone Therapy: Why I do not allow substitution of generics or other brands by my patients for 40 years.
Thyroid Hormone Therapy: Why I do not allow substitution of generics or other brands by my patients for 40 years. Dr. Guttler’s comments: 1. Currently, limited data are available on the impact of dose-equivalent substitution between brands...More info
Post Pandemic: Dr. Guttler and his Staff are Ready to Keep You Out of the Hospital. Thyroid Radiofrequency RFA and Ethanol Ablation PEI are not hospital treatments. They are procedures done by endocrinologists with experience in intervetional...More info
Cystic Complex Toxic Thyroid Nodule: What is the Best Therapy? Is there a place for Ethanol PEI or Radiofrequency ablation RFA as alternatives to standard recommended therapy with radiation or surgery? Case Study: 52 Y/O male with a large local...More info
Thyroid Radiofrequency Ablation Course Santa Monica Thyroid Center Richard Guttler MD,FACE,ECNU Interventional Thyroidologist www.thyroid.com Radiofrequency Thyroid Tumor Ablation Workshop For Endocrinologists...More info
A Novel Drug to Replace Tapazole and PTU for Graves’ hyperthyroidism? Too early to tell but worth discussing. J Clin Endocrinol March 2020 195(3) :696-704 GJ Kahaly et al Dr.Guttler’s comments: 15 patients were treated with monoclonal...More info