GERD, Barrett’s Esophagus & Achalasia

Memorial Sloan Kettering is a leader in the screening and treatment of people with conditions that can increase the risk for esophageal cancer, including gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), Barrett’s esophagus, and achalasia. Our multidisciplinary team of gastroenterologists, surgeons, medical oncologists, nurses, and other healthcare professionals offers a comprehensive program to manage these conditions and help prevent them from progressing to cancer.

Learn more about GERD, Barrett’s esophagus, and achalasia using the navigation below, or visit esophageal cancer for information about our leadership in advancing the treatment of this type of cancer.

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