Ear, Nose and Throat

Disorders

Procedures

Imaging Services

Pediatric ENT

Delta Medix Patient General Information

Esophagoscopy

Surgical procedure performed under general anesthesia to assess ones esophagus.  It is performed for biopsy or for the purpose of dilation following head and neck procedures in which some patients have trouble with swallowing because of narrowing of the esophagus.  It is scheduled outpatient and is associated with little or no pain.