A UES Masterclass presented by Peter C. Belafsky, MD, MPH, PhD, this session will cover an advanced interpretation of swallowing fluoroscopy and pharyngeal HRM as well as techniques of UES dilation and esophageal web and stricture dilation. The presentation will be approximately 50 minutes with a 20 minute Q&A session to follow.
Peter Belafsky, MD, MPH, PhD
Professor & Director of the Center for Voice & Swallowing, Department of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery
UC Davis Medical Center
Dr. Peter Belafsky, M.D., Ph.D., M.P.H has dedicated his career to the care of individuals with devastating swallowing disorders and is currently working on exciting and new advances in the treatment of dysphagia. After obtaining a combined medical degree and masters in public health from Tulane University in New Orleans, Dr. Belafsky completed a surgical internship and subsequent Ph.D. in Epidemiology from the Tulane University Department of General Surgery and Graduate school. He is currently Associate Professor at the University of California, Davis.