Healthcare: Gastroenterology & Digestive Health

Advanced Endoscopy


Center for Advanced Endoscopy at Baylor Medicine


The Baylor Medicine Center for Advanced Endoscopy is one of the largest referral practices for endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) and endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) in Houston, Texas. The center, through its three major affiliates, Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center, Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center, and Ben Taub Hospital, offers a variety of advanced therapeutic endoscopic services including diagnostic and therapeutic ERCP for:

  • Management of benign and malignant biliary strictures
  • Comprehensive management of chronic and recurrent pancreatitis with pancreatic sphincterotomy, stricture dilation and stent placement
  • Difficult ERCPs in patients with post-surgical anatomy

For more information or to make an appointment call (713) 798-0947.




Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography 


Additional Services

  • Endoscopic submucosal dissection
  • Diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopic ultrasound with fine-needle aspiration
  • Advanced therapeutic endoscopy in other gastroenterologic diseases, including metallic stent placement for gastrointestinal malignancies
  • Advanced endoscopic approaches to Barrett's esophagus including BARRx radiofrequency ablation, cryotherapy, endoscopic mucosal resection, and optical coherence tomography
  • Small bowel balloon enteroscopy to evaluate diseases such as unexplained gastrointestinal bleeding
  • Resection of giant colon polyps with endomucosal resection (EMR) techniques