Esophageal Cancer Action Network A Guide For Patients
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The following physicians are among those who contributed to the creation of
The Guide for Patients
through an online collaboration created by Qmarkets for ECAN:
Albert J. Aboulafia MD,

Orthopedic Oncology
Baltimore, MD
F. Scott Corbett, MD
Gastroenterology, Barrett’s Esophagus, Esophageal Cancer
Sarasota, FL
Florida Digestive Health Specialists
Gary W. Falk, MD, MS
Philadelphia, PA
University of Pennsylvania Perlman School of Medicine
Scott Feeser, MD
Internal Medicine
Baltimore, MD
Johns Hopkins Medicine
Gloria Fernández-Esparrach MD, PhD
Barcelona, Spain
Clinic Barcelona Hospital Universitari
Arlene A. Forastiere, MD
Baltimore, MD
Bruce D. Greenwald, MD
Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Baltimore, MD
University of Maryland Medical Center
Robert Herman, MD
Great Neck, NY
Karthic Kumaran, MD

New Port News, VA
Philip O. Katz, MD
Philadelphia, PA
Einstein HealhcareNetwork
Brian E. Louie
Thoracic Surgery
Seattle, WA
Swedish Medical Center and Cancer Institute
Nirmala Shanmugam, MD

Gastroenterology/Acid Reflux Disease
Atlantis, FL
SFGA Gastroenterology Associates, P.A.
Chris C. Smith, MD
General Surgeon
Albany, GA
Matthew Steliga, MD
Thoracic Surgery
Little Rock, AR
University of Arkansas For Medical Sciences
Lori W Wagner, MD, MA, FACP
Internal Medicine
Louisville, KY
University of Louisville General Internal Medicine, Palliative Medicine and Medical Education
Stephen C. Yang, MD
Thoracic Surgery
Baltimore, MD
Johns Hopkins Medicine
Sai Yendamuri MD, FACS
Thoracic Surgery
Buffalo, NY
Alvin Zfass, MD
Barrett’s Management and Eradication
Richmond, VA
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The following physicians have
reviewed the Guide for Patients and endorse it

as an accurate and useful guide for patients as they
advocate for their own healthcare:
 Dr. Julian Abrams
New York, NY
Dr. Shahida Ahmed
Edison, NJ
Dr. Aydamir Alrakawi
Gastroenterology/Billiary Proceures
Manchester, NH
Elliot Endoscopy Center at Rivers Edge
Dr. Amitabh Chak
Cleveland, OH
University Hospitals
Dr. Subrato Deb
Thoracic Surgeon Oncology
Cumberland, MD
Dr. James DeGerome

Lantana, FL
Dr. Jacob DeLaRosa
Cardiothoracic Surgery
Pocatello, ID
Portneuf Medical Center
Dr. Joseph Fayad

Henderson, NV
Desert Gastroenterology Associates
Dr. Mary Garren
Monterey, CA
Dr. Seth Gross
New York, NY
Dr. Connie Hutton
Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery
Province, TX
Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
Dr. Yuki Igari
Manchester, NH
Elliot Endoscopy Center at River’s Edge 
Dr. Anthony Infantolino
Philadelphia, PA
Jefferson Hospital
Dr. Daniela Jodorkovsky
Valhalla, NY
Dr. Michael Kaczanowski
Manchester, NH
Elliot Endoscopy at River’s Edge
Dr. Mazzen Kattih
Brandon, FL
Mazzen Kattih MD GI Practice
Dr. Myles Keroack
Medical Director
Manchester, NH
Elliot Endoscophy Center at River Edge
Dr. Vani Konda
Gastroenterology, Esophageal Diseases
Chicago, IL
University of Chicago Medicine
Dr. Edward Lebovics

Valhalla, NY
Dr. Taine Pechet
Thoracic Surgery
Philadelphia, PA
University of Pennsylvania Health System
Dr. Bennet Roth
Los Angeles, CA
Gilbert Simoni
GI/GERD/Antireflux Treatments
Thousand Oaks, CA
Advanced GI Inc.
Dr. Wilson Tsai
Esophageal Cancer
Walnut Creek, CA
John Muir Health
Dr. Patrick Yachimski
Nashville, TN

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