The WVU Medicine Center for Lung and Esophageal Disease specializes on the diagnosis and treatment for a variety of esophageal conditions using state-of-the-art diagnostic tests and cutting edge endoscopic, minimally invasive and robotic surgical interventions.

Conditions We Treat

We provide services and treatment for a wide range of conditions, including:

Diagnostic Tests

  • High Resolution Manometry
  • 24-48 hr pH testing
  • Bravo Test
  • Endoscopic Ultrasound (EUS)

Esophageal Diseases and Treatments

  • Barrett’s Esophagus
  • Radiofrequency Ablation (RFA)
  • Cryotherapy
  • Photodynamic Therapy (PDT)

Esophageal Cancer

  • Endoscopic Ultrasound for staging
  • Endoscopic Mucosal Resection for superficial cancer
  • Robotic Esophagectomy
  • Esophageal Stenting



Hiatal Hernia

  • Robotic Repair of large hiatal hernias

Zenker’s Diverticulum

  • Transoral Endoscopic stapling of the zenker’s diverticulum

Esophageal Benign Tumors (GIST, LEIMYOMA)

  • Robotic Excision of benign esophageal tumors


You can rely on our team of  expert surgeons within the Center for Esophageal Disease to give you the care you need for better health.

Contact Us

For an appointment, call 855-WVU-CARE (855-988-2273), or find a doctor.