Esophageal Cancer: Information for Healthcare Professionals


At UCLA, patients with esophageal cancer are treated through the UCLA Center for Esophageal Disorders. Innovative surgical procedures, state of the art equipment and techniques, as well as the latest medical treatments and clinical trials are all available through this comprehensive center.

The Center's team of world-renowned physicians, nurses and technicians are experts in their fields and are dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of esophageal disorders, including esophageal cancer.

Make a Referral

Our partnership with health professionals in the community is key to our success at UCLA Health System. It is our goal to assist you with referring a patient to UCLA and getting access to our continuing medical education program.

Registered nurses and referral coordinators are available to assist referring physicians and case managers access services at UCLA Health System through the toll-free UCLA Physician Referral Service phone line (800) UCLA-MD1. Or, send an email to and one of our referral nurses will respond.

Referrals may also be made directly:

Phone: (310) 825-6167
Fax: (310) 794-7335

Primary Care Location

UCLA Center for Esophageal Disorders
10833 Le Conte Avenue, CHS 64-123
Los Angeles, CA 90095

For directions to main UCLA Health System facilities, visit our location map.

Clinical Trials

If you are interested in finding out more about our current research protocols, visit our visit our Active Clinical Trials section for general information and a listing of currently open clinical trials.

Additional Resources

For more information on esophageal cancer treatment services at UCLA, visit the following related website: