China Surgically Removes 1 Million Benign Thyroid Nodules a Year
This represents about 40% of all the surgeries in the world to treat benign thyroid nodules. Modern ablation procedures such as RFA and HIFU can reduce the cost $2000 USD of a Chinese hospital surgery with less morbidity with outpatient Ablation methods.
Radiofrequency ablation RFA is a method to destroy benign solid nodules without surgery
RFA procedure done by expert DR.Roberto Valcavi
The black area on this contrast US is the RFA ablated nodule.
High intensity focused ultrasound HIFU is another
less invasive method without a probe needed inside the nodule as with RFA.
For information how you can have your large symptomatic or cosmetic benign nodule treated with surgery call Matt at 310-393-8860.