3 Alternatives to Thyroidectomy

What is a thyroidectomy? Thyroidectomy is the surgical removal of all or part of your thyroid gland. Your thyroid is a butterfly-shaped gland located at the base of your neck that produces hormones that control every aspect of your metabolism. Thyroidectomy is used to treat thyroid disorders, such as cancer, a noncancerous enlargement of the […]

A History of Radiofrequency Ablation

Radiofrequency ablation is a process in which radiofrequency waves are passed through the electrode to disturb the surrounding tissue ions. When the electrode temperature increases, the tumor tissue in different organs may be destroyed. In 1998, Solbiati et al published the first paper about RFA ablation in thyroid diseases. Recently, RFA has also proven to […]

Use of Radiofrequency Ablation in Benign Thyroid Nodules

A Summary of a Review Article Published by Kai-PunWong and Brian Hung-Hin Lang Division of Endocrine Surgery, Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong Thyroid nodules are fluid-filled or solid lumps that form within the thyroid. Most thyroid nodules are benign; however, if they grow big enough […]

PRESS RELEASE: Fujifilm Expands C-Arm Portfolio

The new, advanced C-arm provides exceptional image quality and versatility for operating room procedures A Press Release was issued on November 16, 2021, stating that Fuji Healthcare was adding additional products to its current line of diagnostic imaging and medical informatics solutions. RGS Healthcare is excited about the new FujiFilm Persona CS Mobile Fluoroscopy System, […]

Adams Endocrinology – Now Accepting Patients for Radiofrequency Ablation of Benign Thyroid Nodules

Dr. Brian Michaels, Medical Director and Founder of Adams Endocrinology in Gettysburg, PA, is now accepting patients for Radiofrequency ablation (RFA) of large benign thyroid nodules.  Radiofrequency ablation of thyroid nodules is a leading worldwide non-surgical treatment for benign nodules for patients who are experiencing discomfort and/or want to avoid surgery. Radiofrequency ablation is performed […]