Per Oral Endoscopic Myotomy for Achalasia After Gastric Sleeve

Haruhiro Inoue, MD, performs a per oral endoscopic myotomy for achalasia after receiving a gastric sleeve. The patient is a 45-year-old man with history of diabetes, obesity BMI 31 s/p gastric sleeve in 2017, and sleep apnea presents for treatment of achalasia. Symptoms have been present for 20 years and progressively worsening over the last 8 years. This video is part of the 11th Annual Long Island Live Endoscopy Course, Frontiers of Endoscopic Surgery.


March 22, 2019

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Long Island Live Endoscopic

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Haruhiro Inoue, MD

Haruhiro Inoue, MD

Professor and Chairman, Digestive Diseases Center, Showa University Koto-Toyosu Hospital