Thyroid No Surgery 101: Benign Thyroid Nodules and Goiters. Patients Who Did Not Want Surgery and Came to Me for Alternative therapy with Ethanol PEI or Radiofrequency Ablation RFA. Just a few of my cases pre-treatment pictures. All had either...More info
Patient’s comments after my thyroid consultation for her very large Goiter. “You were the most professional Dr. I have ever seen. You were able to do all the tests quickly and spent a lot of time making sure everything was done...More info
Thyroid Cancer 101: Champion of Less Treatment for Low Risk Thyroid Cancer. Endocrine Society Outstanding Scholar 2018 Ian Hay Ian Hay is my role model. He has been a strong voice in getting the physicians to decrease the treatment needed for low...More info
Thyroid Goiter and Nodules 101: What you need to Know Part Two: Treatment alternatives. Most small goiters without symptoms or nodules do not need treatment if there is no associated hypothyroidism from Hashimoto’s thyroiditis. Goiters...More info
Thyroid No Surgery 101: Cold Dextrose infusion Helps Recovery from nerve damage during thyroid RFA for benign thyroid nodules.
DRt.Guttler’s comments: THyroid RFA is safe with few serious complications out of thousands of patient treatments. 1. 17 patients had issues with nerves during thyroid RFA. 2. If there were issues during the Procedure cold dextrose...More info
Thyroid No surgery 101:Radiofrequency ablation RFA for benign thyroid nodules according to different US features: an Italian multicentre prospective study.
Thyroid No Surgery 101: Dr. Guttler’s comments: 1. 340 patients with solid benign nodules. 2. 21 ml volume decreased to 6 ml by 12 months. 3. Spongiform nodules responded the best with 76 % reduction. 4. Other patterns decreased less at ...More info
What you need to know about when to get help from outside consultants before surgery. Dr.Guttler’s opinion: When there is a question about if you need a thyroid ultrasound. Doing one when it was not indicated can cause you to get a biopsy...More info
Thyroid Surgery Readmission Database: 23,000 thyroid surgeries in 2014 The indications for the surgeries were too broad. Benign thyroid nodules causing symptoms should not have surgery with less invasive alternatives exist in 2019. Cystic and...More info
September 25, 2017 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...More info
Recurrent Thyroid Cancer in Neck Lymph Nodes 101: Ethanol Ablation PEI a safe alternative to Surgery. It is About Time!
Recurrent Thyroid Cancer in Neck Lymph nodes 101: Ethanol Ablation PEI a safe alternative to Surgery. DR.Guttler’s Comments on PEI that he has been using for over 15 years for treating recurrent lateral neck lymph node disease after neck...More info
Thyroid Nodules and Cancer 101: Does Size Matter? Yes, except when it does’t. Dr.Guttler’s Comments: Thyroid No Surgery for this large benign symptomatic thyroid nodule. Treated by ethanol ablation PEI. Cyst fluid removed and ablation...More info
Thyroid Radiofrequency Ablation in the USA: Patients need to be aware about Startups without Clinical trials.
Thyroid Radiofrequency Ablation in the USA: Patients need to be aware about Startups without Clinical trials and few cases treated. “Pioneering cutting edge non-surgical alternatives for the treatment of benign thyroid nodules.” (...More info