Support and information about the various surgical procedures used to treat many types of cancer.
Esophagectomy is a surgery to remove all or part of the esophagus, which is the tube food moves through on its way from the mouth to the stomach. When the esophagus is removed, the stomach is pulled up into the chest and reattached to keep the food passageway intact. This stretching of the stomach takes away the ability to eat large meals, as there
General Guidelines for Nutrition and Surgery
Good nutrition is an important part of recovery after surgery. A well balanced diet, including protein and vitamin C, helps play an important role in healing and re-building tissue after surgery. Vitamins: Fruits and vegetables are good sources of vitamins, minerals and phytochemicals – a substance found in plants felt to be
Interview with Dr. Gregory Weinstein
We are very lucky to have the opportunity to interview Dr. Gregory Weinstein, Professor and Vice Chair of the Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Director of the Division of Head and Neck Surgery, and Co-Director of The Center for Head and Neck Cancer...
TransOral Robotic Surgery (TORS) Videos
TransOral Robotic Surgery (TORS) Full Length Procedure Videos View full length videos of the most common TORS procedures – narrated by Gregory S. Weinstein, M.D. TransOral Robotic Surgery (TORS) Intraoperative Setup Video View a...