Too Many Thyroid Biopsies Result in Too Many Thyroid Surgeries: What To Do About? DR.Guttler’s comments: The prevalence of thyroid nodules in the general population is increasingly high. At least half of those biopsied prove to be benign...More info
Hashimoto Thyroiditis Effect 0n Thyroid Nodule Cytology and Risk of Thyroid Cancer Dr.Guttler’s comments: A prospective of cohort analysis of 9851 consecutive patients with 21,397 nodules ≥1 cm who underwent nodule evaluation between 1995...More info
Large Thyroid Nodules Have a Low Risk of Cancer. Why do Surgeons Rush off to Surgery When Radiofrequency Ablation RFA is Safe and is Minimally Invasive.
Large Thyroid Nodules Have a Low Risk of Cancer. Why do Surgeons Rush off to Surgery When Radiofrequency Ablation RFA is Safe and is Minimally Invasive. Article: The risk of Thyroid Cancer with Large Nodules 3 cm or larger is Low. Endocrine...More info
One Visit Evaluation to See If you are a candidate for alternative therapy with ethanol or radiofrequency ablation with complete testing done by Dr.Guttler in His Office.
One Visit Evaluation to See If you are a candidate for alternative therapy with ethanol PEI or radiofrequency ablation RFA with complete testing done by Dr.Guttler in His Office. Here a list of the thyroid and parathyroid and neck cysts treated...More info
In Honor of a True Thyroid Specialist: “Dr.Guttler Does Everything Himself.” A true thyroid specialist should take command of the case. He needs to do the work himself. He needs to do the evaluation,draw his own blood and do a...More info
First USA Endocrinologist’s Posted Abstract On Thyroid RFA for thyroid Nodules: Less Expensive Office Based Treatment Without Expensive Hospital Overhead
First USA Endocrinologist’s Posted Abstract On Thyroid RFA for thyroid Nodules done in their office without sedation. Study was delayed by the pandemic but early 3 month results are very promising. How two endocrinologists are leading the...More info
Is Your Non-Medullary Thyroid Cancer FNMTC Familial? Does a Family Member have Thyroid Cancer? Dr.Guttler’s comments: Patients with familial nonmedullary thyroid cancer present at a younger age and have a greater rate of lymph node...More info
Micro-Papillary Thyroid Cancer: Too many unnecessary biopsies, and referrals to surgery. Lee et al Endocrine Practice 26(9)Sept. 2020 ; page 1017-1025. Dr.Guttler’s comments: 2700 patients referred to surgery for suspicious thyroid nodules...More info
Learn Thyroid RFA Now: It is a Game Changer for Thyroid Patients Dear Endocrinologists, I hope you will consider learning thyroid RFA. Thyroid RFA is a game changer for patients with benign thyroid nodules to replace surgery as the first line...More info
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
Radiofrequency Ablation Case Study: Use of Thyroid RFA for Palliative Treatment for Thyroid Cancers. What to do with a patient with cystic micro-papillary cancer with the only good recurrent nerve on the side of the cancer after childhood heart...More info