Experts at NYU Langone’s Center for Esophageal Disease are specially trained in advanced treatment for people with all types of conditions affecting the esophagus, including chronic gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD); hiatal hernia; Barrett’s esophagus; eosinophilic esophagitis; esophageal varices; swallowing disorders such as achalasia, stricture, or spasm; and esophageal cancer. Our team also specializes in the prevention and diagnosis of these disorders.
In addition, we offer treatment for people who have gastroparesis, a rare condition in which food moves too slowly from the stomach to the small intestines.
The Center for Esophageal Disease provides comprehensive diagnostic testing, advanced and interventional endoscopy services, and minimally invasive procedures that include the following:
Our gastroenterologists collaborate closely with primary care physicians; surgeons; allergists; pulmonologists; ear, nose, and throat (ENT) specialists; sleep medicine specialists; medical oncologists; radiation oncologists; radiologists; physical therapists; nutritionists; and any additional experts needed to ensure that you receive a comprehensive, patient-centered approach to your care.