Spotlight on Dr.Guttler’s Career. After fellowship I opened his thyroid center in Santa Monica. After survey of the local hospital records for thyroid surgery he noted they took out many thyroid nodules that were benign. Only 5% were...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
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
Dr.Guttler’s Thyroid Ablation Center is Now Open to Accept Patients for Evaluation for Thyroid & Parathyroid Cancer and Benign Cystic Neck Nodules
Dr. Guttler’s Thyroid Ablation Center is Now Open to Accept Patients for Evaluation for Thyroid & Parathyroid Cancer and Benign Cystic Neck Nodules. Call Me and talk to Alicia for details of our pre-ablation evaluation work up...More info
Patient Education Video From Honor Graduate of My Master’s Class in Interventional Thyroidology Kathleen Hands.
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
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
Meet Richard Guttler of Santa Monica Thyroid Ablation Center Local Stories Share Tweet Pin Today we’d like to introduce you to Richard Guttler. Thanks for sharing your story with us Richard. So, let’s start at the beginning and we can move on...More info
Dr.Guttler Is Leading the Charge for office based thyroid radiofrequency ablation. 46 years of Thyroid practice with only one main goal. To find non-invasive or minimal methods to treat thyroid nodules, cancer and parathyroid adenoma. Ethanol...More info
Thyroid Thyroid No Surgery 101: Surgery Reduces Your Quality of Life Independent of Why the Surgery was done.
Thyroid No Surgery 101: Surgery Reduces Your Quality of Life is Independent of Why the Surgery was done. Dr. Guttler’s Comments: The mean overall quality of life in thyroid cancer survivors was 65.93 ±9.00 (on a scale of 0–100, where 100...More info
DR.Guttler’s Comments: In 2014 I published the first article on ethanol ablation for thyroid cysts and cancer lymph nodes in American Thyroid Association’s new video journal Video Endocrinology. Now in 2018 we can add another...More info
Ethanol Ablation of a thyroid cyst and a recurrent cancer in a neck lymph node. Dr.Guttler’s published video article in American Thyroid Association’s video-endocrinology journal.More info
Type of Neck Cysts That You Don’t Need Surgery.Cured With Outpatient Ethanol Ablation PEI in my Office in 20 minutes. Classification of cysts Congenital cysts• Branchial cleft • Thyro-glossal• Cystic hygroma• lymphocele Acquired...More info