Sunday, April 28th, Stavros N. Stavropoulos, MD, FASGE, AGAF, NYSGEF, Director, GI Endoscopy, Director, Program in Advanced GI Endoscopy (P.A.G.E.), NYU-Winthrop University Hospital, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition was Dr. Katz’s guest on Katz’s Corner.
Dr. Katz and Dr. Stavropoulos discuss “ESD (Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection), a procedure that achieves organ sparing, scar-less curative removal of early gastric, esophageal, duodenal and colon cancers without invasive surgery.
The Doctors also discuss EFTR (Endoscopic Full Thickness Resection), a procedure which achieves organ sparing, non-surgical curative removal of submucosal tumors such as GISTs (gastrointestinal stromal tumors).
Katz’s Corner is a live radio show hosted by NYU Winthrop’s Dr. Aaron Katz, Chairman of Urology. The show airs Sunday mornings at 7:00 am on WABC, 770 on the AM dial.