GERD and Swallowing Services

The Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) and Swallowing Services, part of the Swedish Digestive Health Institute, takes a comprehensive approach to treating GERD and other conditions including achalasia, Barrett's esophagus, hiatal hernia, nutcracker esophagus and others. The center offers the leading treatments including anti-reflux surgery, LINX, diaphragmatic hernia repair, endoscopic Zenker's diverticulectomy, per oral endoscopic myotomy (POEM), and esophageal stents.

  • Acid reflux
  • Asthma
  • Coughing
  • Dental erosion
  • Food sticks (dysphagia)
  • Heartburn
  • Indigestion
  • Pneumonia
  • Throat clearing
  • Vomiting
  • Achalasia
  • Barrett's esophagus
  • Diverticulum (Zenkers, Epiphrenic)
  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
  • Hiatal hernia
  • Hypertensive lower esophageal sphincter (LES)
  • Leiomyoma
  • Nutcracker esophagus
  • Paraesophageal hernia (stomach in chest)
  • Tracheo-esophageal fistula
  • Anti-reflux surgery
  • Diaphragmatic hernia repair
  • Endoscopic mucosal resection
  • Endoscopic ultrasound (EUS)
  • Endoscopic Zenker's diverticulectomy
  • Esophageal stents
  • Esophagectomy (en bloc, vagal sparing, transhiatal, etc.)
  • Foregut surgery
  • Hill repair
  • Laparoscopic hiatal hernia surgery
  • LINX Reflux Management System
  • Minimally invasive surgery
  • Nissen fundoplication
  • Per oral endoscopic myotomy (POEM)
Watch our latest videos
  • GERD surgical options - virtual seminar
  • Introduction to esophageal surgery
  • Barrett' Esophagus - what are the problems with surveillance only strategy?

Providers Specializing in GERD and Swallowing Services

At Swedish, you'll have access to a vast network of dedicated and compassionate providers who offer personalized care by focusing on treatment, prevention and health education.