Our surgeons treat a wide variety of esophageal disorders with minimally invasive and robotic techniques. At Northwestern Medicine, you are the center of your care team. We will work with you to create a care plan that fits your specific needs. Our team includes specially trained experts and support staff who provide world-class care.
Our specialized team uses techniques including:
- Esophageal resections, which removes part of your esophagus, often to treat cancer
- Fundoplication, a surgery to treat hiatal hernia
- Procedures to lengthen an esophagus, often used to treat the cause of an esophageal disorder
- Transoral stapling (without an incision) to treat Zenker's diverticulum
We specialize in treating complex esophageal diseases such as: