Our experts specialize in treating people who have esophageal symptoms and conditions.
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:
- high-resolution, three-dimensional manometry testing
- high-resolution manometry testing with impedance
- pH impedance and wireless pH testing
- confocal endomicroscopy
- cryotherapy ablation
- dilatation, including pneumatic
- endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR)
- endoscopic ultrasound (EUS)
- Heller myotomy
- peroral endoscopic myotomy (POEM)
- radiofrequency ablation
- stent placement
- upper endoscopy
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.
Our Center for Esophageal Disease features a team of experts who provide state-of-the-art, coordinated treatment and care for individuals who have esophageal symptoms and conditions.View All Doctors