ADVANCED ENDOSCOPIC PROCEDURES


In addition to standard upper endoscopy and colonoscopy, Dr. Chiang is trained in performing:

Esophageal, Gastric, Intestinal/Colon:

  • Radiofrequency ablation of Barrett's esophagus
  • Endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR)
  • Variceal banding
  • Luminal stenting
  • Percutaneous gastrostomy/jejunostomy (PEG, PEG-J, PEJ)
  • Balloon-assisted enteroscopy
  • Argon plasma coagulation for GAVE other bleeding lesions
  • Capsule endoscopy
  • Endoscopic gastrojejunostomy
  • Management of refractory strictures

Biliary/Pancreas/Liver

  • Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)
  • Endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) with fine needle aspiration/biopsy (FNA/FNB)
  • EUS-guided liver biopsy
  • Cholangioscopy using Spyglass DS
  • Biliary and pancreatic stenting (plastic/metal stents)
  • Biliary stone retrieval and lithotripsy (mechanical, electrohydraulic (EHL), Holmium laser)
  • Intraductal ablation
  • Altered anatomy ERCP (EDGE)
  • Endoscopic cystgastrostomy for pseudocyst treatment
  • Endoscopic necrosectomy for necrotizing pancreatitis
  • Pancreatoscopy with EHL, Holmium laser
  • Ampullectomy
  • Endoscopic gallbladder drainage 

Bariatric

  • Endoscopic intragastric balloon placement
  • Endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty
  • Transoral outlet/stoma reduction for post-gastric bypass weight regain
  • Treatment of post-operative sleeve leaks and sleeve stenosis
  • EUS-directed transgastric ERCP (EDGE) via excluded stomach
  • Gastrogastric fistula repair/closure

Selected informational videos

ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)

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EUS (Endoscopic Ultrasound)

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ENTERIC STENTING

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ENDOSCOPIC SUTURING

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CHOLANGIOSCOPY

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