National Cancer Institute (NCI)
The NCI is part of the National Institutes of Health and the Department of Health and Human Services. They support cancer research; train physicians and scientists; and disseminate information about cancer detection, diagnosis, treatment, prevention, control, palliative care, and survivorship. Read about esophageal cancer from NCI.
At the UW Medicine Center for Esophageal & Gastric Surgery, they diagnose and treat patients for gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), achalasia, Barrett’s esophagus and other food-transit problems, hernias, diverticula, and cancer.