Dr.Guttler’s comments: Most over the counter supplements are worthless and put billions in the pockets of the companies. Biotin is not only worthless but it causes thyroid blood testing abnormalities. Hair loss is a serious problem but if...More info
Lobectomy unless necessary will usually result in Life Time Thyroid Hormone Replacement. Consider Alternatives Such As Ethanol or Radiofrequency Ablation.
Endocrine Practice 27 ( 2021) page 691-97 Schumm M. et al Dr.Guttler’s Comments: Post lobectomy TSH of 87 115 patients had TSH >2. Older patients should think twice about a lobectomy unless necessary. Pre-lobectomy TSH > 1.8 was a...More info
Papillary Thyroid Cancer: Positive Thyroid Antibodies associated with less lymph node and extra-thyroidal extension and better prognosis.
Papillary Thyroid Cancer: Positive Thyroid Antibodies associated with less lymph node and extra-thyroidal extension and better prognosis. DR. Guttler’s Comments: Study of 4000 patients that had thyroid surgery. 3000 were diagnosed...More info
Case Finding Screening of First Degree Relatives of Patients with Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis. THYROID Published Online: 19 Mar 2021 https://doi.org/10.1089/thy.2020.0213 Familial Risk of Hashimoto’s ThyroiditisAmong First-Degree Relatives: A...More info
Thyroid No Surgery: A Rare Thyroid Lymphoma Presents with Enlarging Goiter After Years of Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis CHT
Thyroid No Surgery: Rare Thyroid Lymphoma Presents with Enlarging Goiter After Years of Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis CHT Dr.Guttler’s comments: In 46 years of my thyroidology practice I have diagnosed only a few thyroid lymphomas in my...More info
Thyroid No Surgery: Thyroid Center of Santa Monica Named to 2020 Top Thyroid Blog, Website and Influencer.
Thyroid Center of Santa Monica Named to 2020 Top Thyroid Blog, Website and Influencer. One of the few only true thyroid physician driven websites and blog. www.thyroid.com. American thyroid association thyroid.org is one of the others. Thyroid...More info
Thyroid Diseases 101: A Patient’s List Dr.Guttler’s comments: The thyroid is a butterfly-shaped organ that sits in the front of the neck. It makes thyroid hormones triiodothyronine (T3) and thyroxine (T4). Hyperthyroidism is one of...More info