Esophagus Center

Part of Digestive Health Center

900 Blake Wilbur Drive
Palo Alto, CA 94304
Phone: 650-736-5555

Getting Here »

What We Offer You for Esophageal Disorders

Our experts perform more minimally-invasive esophageal procedures than any other academic center in the Bay Area.



Advanced Diagnostics

What to Expect for Your Esophageal Manometry Procedure

What to Expect for Your Esophageal Manometry Procedure


Treatment by Condition

Your Esophagus Center Care Team

Every day, our doctors collaborate with nurses, registered dietitians, and other health care professionals to develop and implement the most effective care plan for you. Doctors from multiple specialties meet weekly to share ideas and discuss innovative solutions for each person in our care. Some patients may see multiple specialists during the same visit in a collaborative clinic.

Extended Care Team

Advanced Practice Providers


Registered Dietitians
Care Coordinators
Medical Assistants
Research Coordinators
Speech and Language Pathologists

Accessing Care

With convenient locations in Palo Alto and Redwood City, we make it easy for you to access diagnostic and treatment expertise near where you live and work. Our Redwood City location will open in early 2018.

Frequently Asked Questions

Considering Stanford
What insurance plans does Stanford Health Care accept?
How do I find the right doctor for me?
What support resources are available to me?
Do I need a doctor referral to be seen at the Esophagus Center?

You can call the Esophagus Center directly to schedule an appointment with one of our doctors. Call 650-736-5555 to make an appointment.

Is financial assistance available?
First Appointment
What can I expect on my first appointment?
What should I bring to my first appointment?
I need directions to the clinic. Where do I park?
How do I send my medical record to SHC?
Can my family member or friend attend my appointment?
What is the best way to get all my questions answered during my appointment?
Current Patients
How do I pay my bill?

You have multiple options when it comes to paying your bill.

  • Online:
    • You can pay your bill in MyHealth or the MyHealth mobile app, our secure health information tool for patients
    • You can also pay as a guest without creating a login.
  • By mail:  
    • Stanford Health Care Hospital Payment Processing P.O. Box 740715, Los Angeles, CA 90074-0715
  • By calling a Customer Service Representative at 1-800-549-3720, Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

For more information about billing, visit our Billing page. 

Patient billing services at Stanford Health Care are provided by the billing office. To inquire about a bill that you received, please contact customer service: 

Stanford Hospital Billing
Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

What support resources are available to me?
How do I cancel or reschedule my appointment?

Please call our clinic receptionists at 650-736-5555. They are available Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. to help you reschedule or cancel your appointment. 

How do I know if a Clinical Trial is right for me?
International Patients
I live overseas. How do I access Stanford care?

Please call +1 650-723-8561 or email to get started.

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