An Easier Option?

An Easier Option?

A common practice in other countries, radiofrequency ablation (RFA) is now available in the United States. Developed over fifteen years ago, this non-surgical alternative shrinks the nodules usually without compromising thyroid function and helps avoid the long recovery times of thyroid surgery.


Radiofrequency ablation of the thyroid was popularized by Professor Baek in South Korea and has since been continuously adopted by many medical practitioners.

Worldwide, approximately seven thousand procedures are performed each year in just a few facilities.