The treatment you have postponed due to the pandemic is available now. Ethanol ablation for thyroid parathyroid and other neck cysts, and Radiofrequency ablation for benign thyroid nodules, small papillary thyroid cancers and follicular...More info
The use of PET/CT in follicular neoplasms has been shown to sort out two groups. 28 / 86 patients with FN had PET/CT imaging. 6/28 had high SUV max of >5. and sent to surgery. 22/28 had low SUV max> 5. All 22 had thyroid RF ablation. 12 month...More info
A 5 year study by Ha on 10 patients with FN <2 cm found RFA safe and effective in these neoplasms. 8/10 the nodule total ablation. No recurrences at 5 years. Call me for a consultation if you want information if RFA is right for you.We are...More info
Thermal ablation plus RAI has been used in Large toxic nodules. ( Mader A et al Int J. Hyperthermia 2017 3 (8) 895-904. The size reduction and relief of symptoms was noted with return of euthyroid status. Combined therapy can reduce the number of...More info
Three Private Thyroid Physicians Cover the USA From coast to coast in doing Thyroid Ablations with Ethanol and Radiofrequency.
As private endocrinologists, we treat our patients with ethanol and RF ablation for cysts,benign nodules and small papillary thyroid cancers instead of active surveillance or surgery. The procedure is done in our treatment room in our office. We...More info
Relieving symptoms and correcting the cosmetic problem is the goal.The treatment of a benign condition with surgery or RFA should have very low serious complications. I consider the loss of a patient’s normal voice for 6 months serious...More info
RGS Health’s Rudy Garay held a RFA introduction workshop for 8 thyroid physicians in Irvine California
RGS Healthcare’s Rudy Garay held a RFA introduction workshop for 8 thyroid physicians in Irvine California in May 8th. 8 thyroid physicians were present for lectures by Kathleen Hands and Richard Guttler followed by two workshops. One was a...More info
Effectiveness of Injecting Cold 5% Dextrose into Patients with Nerve Damage Symptoms during Thyroid Radiofrequency Ablation.
DR.Guttler’s Comments 1. This article explains the need for standby ice cold 5% dextrose during RFA treatments for thyroid nodules and cancer. 2. Aborting the treatment at the first sign of voice change and injection of dextrose can...More info
2021: Thermal Ablation A New Addition For Treating Micro-Papillary Without Surgery or Active Surveillance.
2021: Thermal Ablation A New Addition For Treating Micro-Papillary Without Surgery or Active Surveillance. Featured image is of a micropapillary cancer on the wall of a larger cyst. DR.Guttler’s Comments on this study: T1bN0M0 stage is...More info
Thyroid nodule and Cancer cytology and surgical Pathology Reports: What Good Ones Should Include and When They May Have the Wrong Diagnosis
Thyroid nodule and Cancer cytology and surgical Pathology Reports: What Good Ones Should Include and When They May Have the Wrong Diagnosis Dr.Guttler’s comments: Over 40 years treating patients with thyroid cancer and nodules I have...More info