Thyroid Cystic Nodules 101: Treatment of thick viscous cyst fluid. 16 gauge needle in a viscous cystic nodule Significant reduced size after 16 gauge needle. Dr.Guttler’s comments: Usually these are handled by injecting a small amount of...More info
Meet Richard Guttler of Santa Monica Thyroid Ablation Center VoyageLA Staff 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
1.Top Ten Google search for “Top Thyroidologist in the USA” ( 8 out of 75,000 results) 2. Top 1,2 google search for “top interventional thyroidologist centers in the US( out of 46,000 results). 3. Top ten google search for top...More info
Thyroid No Surgery 101: Time to treat your goiter without surgery! Call me for details of ethanol or radiofrequency ablation. We are taking names of possible candidates for these non-surgical answers to your symptomatic or cosmetic issues with...More info
Thyroid Cancer 101: Never have radiation therapy for thyroid cancer without outside second opinion. Dr.Guttler’s comments: There is a very long tail to any treatment with radiation. Years later the patient can have secondary cancers after...More info
Thyroid No Surgery 101: Are You a Candidate for An Alternative Treatment to Thyroid Surgery? When you have a large nodule even if the biopsy was benign, there is a push by local physicians to recommend thyroid surgery as the only option. However...More info
Massive Thyroid Cystic Nodular Goiter in 2019. Papillary thyroid cancer diagnosed 10 years ago! Tried chemotherapy that failed. Came to me for Ethanol ablation. Left Massive thyroid cystic nodule on the right after Surgery. Came to me as last...More info
Active Surveillance for Micro-Papillary thyroid cancer 101: Macrocalcifications and Young Age <50 associated with rapid tumor doubling time.
Active Surveillance for Micro-Papillary thyroid cancer 101: Macrocalcifications and Young Age <50 associated with rapid tumor doubling time. Dr.Guttler’s Comments 1. TVDT is a good indicator for presenting the growing velocity of PTCs...More info
Toxic Nodular Goiters 101: Alternatives to Surgery and Radioiodine with Antithyrioid Drugs and Ethanol and Radiofrequency Ablation.
Toxic Nodular Goiters 101: Alternatives to Surgery and Radioiodine with Anti-thyrioid Drugs, Ethanol and Radiofrequency Ablation. DR.Guttler’s comments: Toxic nodular goiter and autonomous functioning thyroid nodules AFTNs are commonly sent...More info
Thyroid Cancer 101: Most Q of L Issues Come from Surgery Complications and Radioiodine Therapy Dr.Guttler’s comments: 1. There are many reasons to get second opinions before your thyroid surgery of radioiodine therapy for thyroid cancer. 2...More info
Case history: 52 Y/O female with enlarging nodule and symptoms of tightness and does not like the bulging of the nodule that seen by others.She was depressed about the looks of visible nodule. Her depression increased when told she needed...More info
Thyroid No Surgery: Ethanol Ablation instead of Surgery. One Patient’s Review. Mary B. Valencia California In her own words 8/9/2018 “I went to see Dr. Guttler with a large fluid filled cyst/nodule on my thyroid. All the doctors I...More info