We recently had the unique opportunity to converse with esteemed Dr. Erivelto Volpi from Brazil at the Thyroid Ablation Conference held in Italy. www.rfamd.com As an authority on thyroid treatments, he took the time to share his insights and valuable experience with us. Just a week before, we had caught up with him at the […]
In the world of medicine, it’s not uncommon for patients to feel overwhelmed and uncertain when faced with a diagnosis that requires surgery. For Peter Miller, a 64-year-old man from the UK, this was certainly the case when he was diagnosed with thyroid goiter. Three specialists recommended thyroidectomy as the only viable treatment option, but […]
Find an RFA doctor at www.rfamd.com Parathyroid adenomas are a common medical condition that results from the abnormal growth of one or more parathyroid glands. Patients with this condition may suffer from symptoms like high parathyroid hormone levels, high calcium levels, osteoporosis, and even kidney stones. While surgery is the traditional treatment for parathyroid adenomas, […]
Dr. Çekiç is well-known for not only treating patients but also training other doctors in the field of ablation. Thyroid nodules can cause discomfort, pain, and even serious health issues if left untreated. Fortunately, ablation therapy offers a non-invasive solution to treating these nodules. Two popular types of ablation are radiofrequency ablation (RFA) and microwave […]
Dr. Bülent Çekiç has treated over 4000 thyroid ablation cases, and in some days treats as many as 28 patients. Thyroid ablation is a minimally invasive procedure that has become an effective treatment option for patients with benign thyroid nodules. The procedure involves the use of thermal energy to destroy the thyroid tissue and shrink […]
Thyroid nodules affect millions of people worldwide, and while most are benign, some can become cancerous and require surgery. However, a new treatment option has emerged, offering patients an alternative to surgery. Microwave ablation, a minimally invasive procedure that destroys abnormal tissue using thermal energy, is now available in Thailand, and it is changing the […]
Thyroid ablation techniques have been used for decades in other parts of the world, and now it is becoming increasingly popular in the United States. Two experts in this field, Dr. Suliburk and Dr. Grogan from Baylor St Luke’s Medical Center in Houston, shared their knowledge and experience about this innovative treatment with interviewer Philip […]
Thyroid nodules are a common medical condition that affects many people, especially women. While most nodules are benign, they can cause discomfort or even grow large enough to obstruct the airway or esophagus. Ablation, a minimally invasive procedure that uses heat to destroy thyroid nodules, has become an increasingly popular treatment option for patients. In […]
Are insurance companies obstructing wide adoption of RFA? with Dr. Jung Hwan Baek from South Korea Thyroid radiofrequency ablation (RFA) is a treatment option for thyroid nodules that aims to remove the nodule while preserving the thyroid gland.
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