Benign Cystic Thyroid Nodule Treatment With Ethanol Goes Mainstream When The Famous Mayo Clinic Does a Limited Study on 12 Patients. It is about time. Dr.Guttler’s comments on this study in press at Mayo clinic proceedings. Mayo clinic...More info
Patient Diagnosed with Acromegaly During an Evaluation for Interventional Treatment for Her Goiter. The patient came for evaluation of her goiter but told me she was never diagnosed with acromegaly even though she had findings of widening shoe...More info
Massive Benign Goiter Nodule: Endocrinologists Fail to Offer Alternative Therapy to Serious Thyroid Surgery.
Massive Benign Goiter Nodule: Endocrinologists Fail to Offer Alternative Therapy to Serious Thyroid Surgery. 46 Y/O female with a large goiter for 8 years. She was not given any suggestions for therapy except surgery. She told them she had fear...More info
Treat Ugly or Symptomatic Enlarging Benign Thyroid Nodules Without Surgery Papini E et al Curr Opin Endocr Disease 2016 Oct 23(5) 400-406 Before and after radiofrequency ablation RFA of benign thyroid nodule without surgery.  ...More info
Thyroid No Surgery 101: Ethanol Ablation PEI is First Line Treatment for Cystic Thyroid and Parathyroid Nodules.
Thyroid No Surgery 101: Ethanol Ablation PEI is First Line Treatment for Cystic Thyroid and parathyroid Nodules Think About Ethanol Ablation: Percutaneous Ethanol Ablation PEI should be the first-line treatment option for relapsing,benign cystic...More info
Thyroid No Surgery101 Avoid surgery for thyroid and parathyroid cysts Thyroid No Surgery: Avoid surgery for thyroid and parathyroid cysts You have known there was a nodule and it was mostly full of fluid for years. You have had your physicians...More info
Surgery for Thyroid cysts 101: 10 year post PEI No Recurrence. 10 years ago I saw this 31 Y/O male patient from China.He was unable to get alternative therapy for his nodule in China. Traveled to my center. He had a 7 mm nodule for 5 years...More info
Recent patient kindly took time to review my treatment of her thyroid cyst on Yelp. 1328 16th St Santa Monica, CA 90404 Mary B. 0 friends 9 reviews 0 photos 8/9/2018 I went to see Dr. Guttler with a large fluid filled cyst/nodule on my thyroid...More info
Thyroid Nodules No Surgery 101: Recurrent thyroid cyst treated with ethanol PEI. 51 F with neck discomfort and breathing problems laying flat at night. 4 years ago noted the mass and had it drained multiple times but it recurred. Told to have...More info
Thyroid Cysts No Surgery 101: Easily Visible Large Cyst in the Center of the Neck The patient had symptoms and it was sticking out and noticed by friends. She was told by her physicians that surgery was the only treatment even though it was not...More info
Thyroid Cysts 101: Ethanol ablation PEI is significantly superior to radiofrequency (RF) ablation. Dr.Guttler comments on this article. PEI is my choice over RF ablation as the first-line treatment modality for patients with cystic thyroid...More info
Parathyroid Cysts (PC) 101 Natural History and Ethanol Ablation Treatment Non-functioning PC is found in the thyroid bed or even in the thyroid gland. They are seen on detailed endocrine neck ultrasounds. The case above shows left inferior...More info