At Northwest Medical Specialties, our endoscopic gastroenterology team — led by Dr. Anthony Bohorfoush — provides advanced therapeutic endoscopy for disorders and diseases of the gastrointestinal tract, bile ducts and pancreas. Our gastroenterologists have extensive experience in diagnostic and interventional endoscopy with a special focus on:

  • Esophageal cancer
  • Pancreatic cancer
  • ERCP and treatment of tumors
  • Chronic biliary conditions
  • Acute/chronic pancreatitis
  • Barrett’s esophagus with radiofrequency ablation (Halo procedure)
  • Endoscopic ultrasound with fine needle aspiration and fiducial marker placement
  • Bile duct and pancreatic duct stones
  • Enteral stent placement for intestinal obstruction
  • Pancreatic pseudocyst drainage
  • Choledochoscopy and pancreatoscopy with lithotripsy

As part of a nationally recognized academic medical center, our endoscopic gastroenterologists also participate in research to evaluate and implement new minimally-invasive endoscopic technologies and techniques. At Northwest Medical Specialties, we are committed to offering each patient the best available medical technology and procedures available. As part of the UW Medicine system, we also collaborate with physicians at the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance and University of Washington Medical Center in the care of patients who may require complex surgery or other therapies.