Dr. Richard Guttler, MD

Dr. Richard Guttler, MD

Endocrinology  ·  
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Age 76
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Dr. Richard Guttler, MD is an endocrinology specialist in Santa Monica, CA and has been practicing for 45 years. He graduated from University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago in 1967 and specializes in endocrinology, interventional radiology, and more.Read his story

1328 16th St

Santa Monica, CA 90404

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Dr. Guttler's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation
  • Acquired Hypothyroidism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biopsy
  • Cancer
  • Cancer Counseling
  • Chemotherapy
  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Diagnostic Ultrasound
  • Doppler Test
  • Fine Needle Aspiration
  • Follicular Thyroid Cancer
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypothyroid Goitre
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Injection Therapy
  • Iodide Transport Defect
  • Local Anesthesia
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Papillary Thyroid Cancer
  • Parathyroid Surgery
  • Radiation Therapy
  • Sonography
  • Thyroglossal Duct Cyst
  • Thyroid Agenesis
  • Thyroid Biopsy
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cancer, Hurthle Cell
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroid Eye Disease
  • Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroiditis
  • Thyrotoxicosis Factitia
  • Tumor Ablation
  • Ultrasound Guided Procedures
  • Ultrasound, Thyroid
  • Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy
  • Ultrasound-Guided Fine Needle Aspiration
  • Ultrasound-Guided Injection
  • X-Ray
  • X-Ray Guided Biopsy

About Me

I care only for patients with thyroid and parathyroid diseases including cancer. Each has their own primary care physician.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology
  • Cytopathology
  • Interventional Radiology

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1974
Los Angeles County University Of California Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
1974
Royal Society Of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
1971
Los Angeles County University Of California Med Center
Residency Hospital
1968
Los Angeles County University Of California Med Center
Internship Hospital
1967
University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
Medical School
1967
U Of Illinois
Undergraduate School
1974
1974
1971
1968
1967
1967

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Endocrine neck Sonologist, 2010
  • Thyroid nuclear physician, 1974

Dr. Guttler's Reviews

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I searched over a year for a thyroid doctor that also did genetic testing on thyroid nodules. After having a local surgeon do two FNA's both indeterminate, wanting to remove half my thyroid "just to see", I finally found Dr. Guttler. My husband and I were both very pleased with the visit,...Read More
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Dr. Guttler has been my thyroid doctor since 1987. That is 29 years. I treasure his care and skills. Over those years we have dealt with growths on my thyroid, including extensive testing for a growth that expanded quickly and involved several tests including an MRI.I enjoy going in for my...Read More
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Dr. Guttler has been my thyroidologist for more than 20 years. I am a physician. I also have published biochemistry research in the field of thyroidology. I selected him for his expertise and care for my personal thyroid problem. He has always lived up to his sterling reputation
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Dr. Guttler provided very effective diagnosis for me. He is smart and extremely knowledgeable. He tried to spare me surgery for over-producing parathyroid. His manner is more forthright than many physicians but his opinion is to be trusted. Some people had a problem with his assistant but she...Read More
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Dr. Guttler is a clinical THYROIDOLOGIST as well as a board-certified endocrinologist. After undergoing eight different biopsies from four other doctors who couldn't figure out what was wrong with me, Dr. Guttler correctly diagnosed my problem and I am healthy and happy today.
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