The esophagus is the tube that carries food from your mouth to your stomach for digestion. Surgery on the esophagus is performed to treat various disorders. Our surgeon, Dr. Prasad, has experience in performing all types of surgical procedures for correcting esophageal disorders. Dr. Prasad uses the most advanced surgical tools and procedures that offer patient a less invasive surgical option.
Reasons for Esophageal Surgery
When the esophagus does not function properly, it can lead to various health problems, which may require surgery to treat. There are several symptoms that may indicate a serious esophageal disorder, which include:
- Difficulty swallowing
Dr. Madhu Prasad has over 30+ years of experience working as a general surgeon and surgical oncologist and providing the highest level of care in Anchorage, Alaska. He believes in providing quality care to patients and their families. Inspired by compassion and humanism, Dr. Prasad and his team work for the well-being of their patients. Click here to know more about him.